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Alberto Acuña

Alberto Acuña
Alberto Acuña's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Cinema Tradicional, Cinema Movil

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 40% The Beginning of Time (El comienzo del tiempo) (2014) Their actions and dialogues ending up being redundant. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2016
2.5/5 61% The Program (2016) It's a shame Frears didn't fully approach the character and its subjects as expected. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2016
No Score Yet Ten no Chasuke (Chasuke's Journey) (2015) A very smart and meta film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2016
100% Leaf Blower (Sopladora de Hojas) (2015) It has some tone variations going to the final third of the film, but the honest humor and great interactions between the actors work as a great counterweight for it. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2016
No Score Yet El Charro de Toluquilla (2016) A demythification of the mexican macho figure. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2016
2/5 14% Correspondence (La corrispondenza) (2016) It never quite finds the type of movie it wants to be. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jul 29, 2016
No Score Yet Atl Tlachinolli (2015) It synthesizes the worst aspects of the genre, even making it exploitation of sorts to force a point across. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2016
63% Schneider vs. Bax (2015) Alex van Warmerdam knows how to play with your expectations with lots of acid humor and a tone that takes you by surprise, making good use of the cliches in the genre. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2016
No Score Yet Love & Peace (2015) It's easy to tell the creative force and imagination of the Japanese director hasn't been lost. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2016
90% Maquinaria Panamericana (2016) It explores the middle class of Mexico with great narrative rhythm, humor and avoids being condescending at all costs. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2016
100% Semana Santa (2015) The filmmaker manages to capture perfectly and naturally the awkwardness of every situation she presents. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2016
83% Julieta (2016) Adriana Ugarte and Emma Suárez are the only spark of life in this dull film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2016
2.5/5 95% Marguerite (2016) An irregular tale about frustration, loneliness and lies. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2016
100% Plaza de la Soledad (2016) Plaza de la Soledad isn't focused on the profession these women have, it's focused on showing us their most intimate and personal moments. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2016
89% The Man Who Saw Too Much (2015) Many themes are touched superfluosly making the main character dissapear in the mess. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2016
100% Bellas de Noche (2016) Making use of priceless archive footage, we find touching confessions, the charm, the extravagant memories and stories of sex symbols to reflect on the fragility of beauty and fame.... [Full review in Spanish‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2016
94% Tempestad (2016) Making use of great camera work, Huezo rescues the stories of two women linked to human trafficking rings. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2016
1/5 27% Backtrack (2016) Seems like writer/director Michael Petroni never really understood how the film he references actually work. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2016
2.5/5 100% Blind Date (Un peu, beaucoup, aveuglément) (2015) If this romantic comedy works in spite of having every cliché in the book, it's because it respects the one rule of the genre: there's chemistry between the leads at all times. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2016
1/5 15% Gods Of Egypt (2016) Far behind are the times where Proyas used comic book and noir film aesthetics. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2016
2/5 78% Busco Novio Para Mi Mujer (2016) A bad remake with zero innovations, almost replicating every frame in a poor manner and bad comedic timming. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2016
3/5 17% Plastic (2014) Plastic isn't an instant classic mainly because of its visual style, sometimes more in touch with an electronic music video than a film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2016
3/5 97% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) It's not the masterpiece that people prematurely announced, but it's deffinately one of the best films of 2015. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2016
1/5 No Score Yet Chapo: El Escape del Siglo (2016) A failed thesis about the privatization of cocaine in the U.S. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2016
1/5 No Score Yet El cumple de la abuela (2015) It resumes into a bunch of sketches coming and going to deliver puns and continue rolling gags. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Jan 6, 2016
2/5 82% Margarita with a Straw (2016) Contrary to what recent films that take on the same themes with a lot more honesty, Margarita with a Straw feels manufactured to perfection with a main character with no flaws. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Dec 29, 2015
2/5 25% Ghoul (2015) It's time to accept that the "based on a true story" legend is completely meaningless. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2015
85% The Chosen Ones (Las elegidas) (2015) A brilliant and crude portrait of how prostitution rings work in Mexico and how this has become a sad part of a reality of everyday life. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2015
No Score Yet Atroz (Atrocious) (2015) Lex Ortega exploits in a smart way the traits of the sub-genre like the shaky cam or low fidelity to make the gore effects much better and believable. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2015
2/5 83% La vida después (2013) The billionth road trip movie that Mexican cinema has produced (military outposts, abandoned towns, drunken confessions in the carn fights and a photo album to ground us in reality included). [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2015
3/5 100% Retribution (El Desconocido) (2015) Even though the formula sounds familiar, the subtext of the social struggles in the labor crisis in Spain add much more value to this film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2015
86% Rezeta (2012) Rezeta is a strange film that sways between the most pleasing romantic comedy and hard drama. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2015
83% The Incident (El Incidente) (2014) A unique and visionary film debut with a disturbing premise... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2015
60% México Bárbaro (2014) México Bárbaro will definitely become the cornerstone for Mexican horror and will open the door to new filmmakers in the genre. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2015
4/5 62% Elvira, I Will Give You My Life But I'm Using It (Elvira, te daría mi vida pero la estoy usando) (2015) It achieves to impose the director's own dramatic and visual style with a lot of personality. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2015
3/5 67% Tiempos Felices (2015) Features a beautiful performance by Cassandra Ciangherotti as our own Manic Pixie Dream Girl, great humor, a smart premise, and an awesome soundtrack. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2015
25% Familia Gang (2015) Proof that these type of films no longer have a place in modern day cinemas. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Movil
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2015
47% 5 Flights Up (2015) It shows two actors (Keaton and Freeman) who don't even make the slightest effort to get out of their comfort zone. [full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2015
3/4 No Score Yet Stockholm (2013) Spanish director Rodrigo Sorogoyen flips the classic formula of boy meets girl, and ventures intelligently in inserting it within the grounds of the closet spaced thriller. [full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2015
3/4 37% Beyond The Reach (2015) The director makes the confrontation interesting and factual because he makes the best use of the environment and landscape. [full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2015
3/5 50% San Andreas (2015) Disaster porn suitable only for fans of the genre. [full review in Spanish]‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted May 29, 2015
100% GETT: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem (2015) Shlomi Elkabetz and his sister develop a strong narrative, free of melodrama. [full review in Spanish] ‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted May 29, 2015
4/5 94% Güeros (2015) Risky, fresh, irreverent and visually clever. [full review in Spanish] ‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted May 28, 2015
67% Navajazo (2014) It definitely represents the worst of documentary cinema. [full review Spanish]‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2015
83% En el último trago (One for the Road) (2014) The filmmaker show us that he knows his comedy.‐ Cinema Tradicional
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2015