Metascore
51

Mixed or average reviews - based on 7 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 7
  2. Negative: 0 out of 7
  1. Reviewed by: Kevin Crust
    40
    It thinks it's cute, but it's as charming as an old drunk going on about how he knew Eastwood back in the day.
  2. Reviewed by: Robert Dominguez
    75
    Take away the violence, ribald humor and salty language, and 800 Bullets is actually a touching tale about family, love and honor.
  3. 63
    Has funny moments, but it also has a lot of drag time.
  4. 50
    Entirely too well-behaved.
  5. 60
    An acid-dipped valentine to the sometimes seedy magic of movies.
  6. 50
    An uneven but exuberantly anarchic comedy homage to the spaghetti Western.
  7. Reviewed by: Jorge Morales
    60
    Though the high-noon climax drags somewhat, Álex de la Iglesia's charming comedy celebrates the resilient power of dreams, memories, and the movies.
User Score
4.9

Mixed or average reviews- based on 8 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Sep 27, 2014
    8
    Quizás la película mas infravalorada de Álex. El tono cómico entre la relación del abuelo con el niño está muy acertada y la película se muestra entretenida de principio a fin. Alocada y disparatada, no esperéis un western, es un comedia dentro del cine. Full Review »