LuTo (2013)

  |  Drama, Romance

LuTo (2013) Poster

LuTo is about a couple (Luisa and Tomas) and two years of their relationship. The movie goes from the present where you can see they are broken to the past so we know how they met and how ... See full summary »


Get More From IMDb

For an enhanced browsing experience, get the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review

User Reviews

14 October 2017 | notforthrees
| "Meltdown of a perfect relationship", the Mexican take
In recent years, the 'sub-genre' of "meltdown of a perfect relationship in non-chronological order" has been one of my one of my favorites things to watch. I watched LuTo (Luisa- Tomás) without knowing it would be an example of this.

In general I enjoyed the film, and I appreciate that Mexican directors are making this kind of movies, reflective, sober, nice cinematography and great use of subtle slow electronic music. As a plus, like many of the good Mexican films in the recent years, it offers a (somewhat small) window to know a little more about Mexican lifestyle, in this case mid- class Mexico City.

However, I did find a couple of issues that almost ruined for me the whole experience. The first one is that I did not feel empathy for the couple, I did not feel sorry for watching the downfall of their relationship because I did not buy the "they were the perfect couple" from the beginning. This is in part due to the not so strong (IMO) performances of the main characters and in part the non-chronological storytelling; filmmakers really have to master it to make it work.

It is a decent effort that is well worth your time. I definitely look forward to watch more films by this director.

Critic Reviews


Release Date:

14 November 2013



Country of Origin


Contribute to this page

IMDb Picks: What to Watch on Netflix Now

Need some help finding the best things to watch on Netflix? Let our editors help you find what's trending and what's worth your time.

See the full list

6 Great Shows Returning in May

Whether you're ready for the return of your favorite show or need to catch up, May is packed with an array of returning series.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Provided by Taboola

More To Explore

Search on