"Curious. Clumsy propaganda aimed at discouraging emigration from Cuba, painting those who have left as variously: vapid, selfish, grasping, vulgar, naive. The acting is awful and there is little to recommend it apart from the glimpse it provides ..."
"Gael Garcia turns in a decent performance but it does not save this sophomoric attempt. There is a film-worthy idea somewhere in there and in the hands of a superior director and scriptwriter the results might have been different."