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Alejandro Alemán

Alejandro Alemán
Alejandro Aleman has been a film critic for over nine years. He has collaborated in magazines and newspapers such as 24 hours, Newsweek, Chilango, Who, Esquire, and Currency Exchange, among others.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
87% You Were Never Really Here (2018) You Were Never Really Here is an outstanding piece of noir... [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2018
88% Ladies (De plus belle) (2017) Ladies results in an interesting piece about women who forgive each other, who love each other again, who do not let themselves die from illness but also from sadness. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2018
35% Fahrenheit 451 (2018) This new adaptation... results in a refreshing update of the original text. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted May 25, 2018
90% The Third Murder (Sandome no satsujin) (2018) The great edge of this film is that it situates the truth not as irrefutable fact, but as a construction in which our own subjectivity and desires intervene in ways that suit us.... [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
80% I Dream in Another Language (Sueño en otro idioma) (2017) I Dream in Another Language is a wonderful film on life, love and the passage of time, but also tolerance and acceptance of oneself. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2018
87% Annihilation (2018) The ending, cryptic, meaningless and with the worst CGI of the entire film, buries it all and confirms any doubts; the film is a robbery that looks more interesting than it is. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2018
73% Ready Player One (2018) Ready Player One is a joy, wherever you see it. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2018
100% El Vigilante (2016) Without denouncing or morally condemning his characters, Diego Ros' film makes criticisms of present-day Mexico. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2018
98% BPM (Beats Per Minute) (120 battements par minute) (2017) This film IS [Nahuel Perez Biscayart], a force of nature that seems unstoppable but at the same time shows its vulnerability with each beat. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
No Score Yet Batallas Íntimas (2016) Brutally heartbreaking. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
40% Justice League (2017) Ben Affleck must definitely be the worst Batman in history. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) [Rian] Johnson fulfills the necessary action and emotion, but fails to make something intelligent. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
30% Wonder Wheel (2017) We haven't seen [Jim] Beluish in such a display of skills for decades. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
92% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) McDonagh not only destroys the purpose of his own story, he also betrays his main character in an absolutely irresponsible way. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
88% The Untamed (La región salvaje) (2017) [Amat Escalante] changes his cinematic genre without abandoning his particular style. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
100% Paddington 2 (2018) Paddington 2 is not only an intelligent, fun and funny film, but now, in the times of Brexit, it has become counterculture. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
24% The 15:17 to Paris (2018) [Clint] Eastwood lacks subtlety. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
91% Phantom Thread (2018) At first glance, this might seem the most distant work of Paul Thomas Anderson's canon, but in reality, what we see in Phantom Thread is the evolution of an author. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
87% Professor Marston & The Wonder Women (2017) the film does not attempt to be cantankerous or scandalous, on the contrary, it emphasize the extreme feminism of Professor Marston who fervently believed in the intellectual and creative superiority of women. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Thor: Ragnarock is a party and everyone is invited. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
52% Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) It gets lost in its own myth and suffocates becoming forgettable. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
90% Frantz (2017) One of the simplest and most admirably beautiful tapes to be seen this year. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2017
88% The Midwife (Sage femme) (2017) An interesting, highly feminine film where the theme is the process of being loved and accepted again. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2017
No Score Yet Cigarettes et chocolat chaud (2015) A light comedy, to some extent complacent, not if a little bit and moderately predictable. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2017
90% Get Me Roger Stone (2017) A frightening and fascinating story. It's the realization that politics is a fine art of deception where the last thing that matters is the public good. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
16% Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) The fifth film of this saga, as well as the previous one and the previous one and the previous one, is garbage. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2017
86% Okja (2017) A film that goes from the naive to the exciting and the terrible with an impressive facility. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2017
15% The Mummy (2017) This Dark Universe looks more like a cheeky adaptation of League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. The best thing that can happen with the film is that the distributors realize that making universes is a bad idea. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2017
30% King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017) An excellent movie to be seen in a bus or when it's on tv (a year from now) while you're doing the dishes. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted May 12, 2017
44% Ghost in the Shell (2017) This story deserved a more experienced director, more freedom, more reflection and fewer bullets but when the form is in charge of Scarlett Johansson, there's not much to complain about. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2017
79% T2 Trainspotting (2017) In T2 there's no lust for life, it's a film about nostalgia criticizing nostalgia itself. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2017
100% La caja vacía (2016) A dark film that isn't nice with the audience, of slow pace and black tones, with no room for humor, color or warmth. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2017
89% John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) The plot may be banal or even if you're not a fan of action films, this one it's above many other movies of the genre. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2017
95% Manchester by the Sea (2016) A daring and original film that in the middle of its drama results in frankly funny moments. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2017
91% Elle (2016) A hybrid of several genres where what matters is the fascinating following to its protagonist, a meticulous and intimate study of character. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2017
83% Captain Fantastic (2016) What appears to be a brutal critique of the capitalist way of life ends up being in reality a critique of left Utopias. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2017
85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Edwards reminds us of the real reasons we love these movies. Rogue One gives us hope in Star Wars. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2017
72% Nocturnal Animals (2016) It's clear that Tom Ford wasn't just someone with money that one day thought that'll be fun to make movies. We are facing a new and great author. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2017
92% La La Land (2016) Under the inherent optimism of musicals, La La Land hides a melancholic flow that will inevitably will captivate the audience. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2017
93% Hidden Figures (2017) A classic biopic with great one liners, endearing characters and a great cast. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2017
17% El tamaño sí importa (2016) Always bordering on class-biased humor, this is a highly predictable film (except for the title that has nothing to do with the plot, or what size does matter, the wallet's?). [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2017
94% Finding Dory (2016) The lack of originality in this film it's compensated with humor and adventure. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2016
13% No Manches Frida (2016) This movie has an extremely vulgar sense of humor where women are target of mockery, body-shamed and presented as dumb, bimbos or prostitutes. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2016
74% Ghostbusters (2016) A fun movie that expands the Ghostbusters universe and will please fans (not fanboys) and probably saves one of the worst summers in movie history. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2016
27% Suicide Squad (2016) A bad movie, lazy, the product of cashing in instead of making a good film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2016
42% Batman: The Killing Joke (2016) The animated adaptation for The Killing Joke is a major disappointment. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 29, 2016
88% The Lobster (2016) A brutal critique of the hell human relationships can be. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2016
85% Hail, Caesar! (2016) Not only is this one of the funniest films of the year, it's an irresistible game of references to classic cinema. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2016
98% Zootopia (2016) Behind the gaze of an optimistic and inclusive film, we have a great homage to the hard-boiled film noir of the 1940s. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2016
73% Louder Than Bombs (2016) One of the greatest films you'll see this year. [Full review in Spanish]‐ El Universal
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2016