Beatriz at Dinner

She was invited, but she’s not welcome.


Beatriz at Dinner
Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a spiritual health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt is a cut-throat, self-satisfied billionaire real estate developer. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same.

81 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Violence, Prejudice, Drug abuse).
Comedy, Drama, On the art circuit

Showtimes

I hope the next course is edible ...
I hope the next course is edible ...

Credits

Cast
Salma Hayek, John Lithgow, Connie Britton, Jay Duplass, Amy Landecker, Chloë Sevigny
Director
Miguel Arteta
ScreenplayMike White
MusicMark Mothersbaugh
CinematographyWyatt Garfield
EditingJay Deuby
Made in2017
Produced byBron Studios, Killer Films

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageModerate, frequent
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceModerate, infrequent.
PrejudiceLow to mild, sustained.
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for language and a scene of violence
Runtime82
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.


CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
15 +
Positive messages
3
Positive role models
3
Violence
2
Sex
1
Language
4
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
3

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Leslie Felperin quote iconA movie you can make a meal of.
10
24.com
Ilan Preskovsky quote iconIt's clearly very well-intentioned and has enough talent to burn on both sides of the camera but the film is simply nowhere near as profound, as moving or as engaging as it thinks it is.
5
Metacritic.com
36 critics
14
Rottentomatoes critics
108 critics
13
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconBeatriz at Dinner offers timely social commentary enlivened by powerful, layered performances from Salma Hayek and John Lithgow.
15
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
14
CommonSenseMedia
Staff evaluation quote iconHayek is terrific in relevant, complex, issues-based drama.
15

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
33 users
10
Rottentomatoes users
7023 users
12
IMDB
4607 Netizens
12
The Movie DB
Community
12

Average .. 60%

12

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