Killing Ends (Matando Cabos) (2005) - Rotten Tomatoes

Killing Ends (Matando Cabos) (2005)



Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

Oscar Cabos, a multimillionaire tycoon, is being held for ransom -- only his captors have nabbed the wrong man. Now, to get their money, they must find the real Cabos -- which could get tricky since he's been counter-kidnapped by his future son-in-law and impersonated by his childhood friend (now his janitor), Nacho. To make matters worse, the two desperate friends who started this mess must rely on the less-than-delicate street savvy of former wrestler "Mascarita" and the pint-sized Tony "The Cannibal" to sort it all out.


Critic Reviews for Killing Ends (Matando Cabos)

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (6)

The Alejandro Lozano film may lack the writing finesse shown by the Coen brothers or Quentin Tarantino, but the Latin touch makes up for the rough spots.

August 26, 2005 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…

There isn't any deep message to Matando Cabos; it's pure entertainment.

August 25, 2005 | Rating: 4.5/5

A grimly unfunny and stupefyingly inept comedy.

August 25, 2005 | Rating: 0/5 | Full Review…

A Spanish-language black comedy with a frenetic style that plays out like regurgitated Tarantino and Guy Ritchie.

August 25, 2005

What makes this movie funny -- and different from all the pictures it may remind you of -- is the relentlessness of its characters' amorality.

August 25, 2005 | Rating: 3/4

Commercials vet and tyro helmer Alejandro Lozano is more struggling traffic cop than director as plot's increasingly ridiculous complications bunch up into a knot.

April 9, 2005

Audience Reviews for Killing Ends (Matando Cabos)

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Killing Ends (Matando Cabos)!

Killing Ends (Matando Cabos) Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features