Carlos Boyero

Carlos Boyero
Carlos Boyero's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): El Pais (Spain)
Publications: El Pais (Spain)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
75% The Best Years of a Life (Les plus belles années d'une vie) (2019) The intent of this film is very attractive and very human, but the result left me cold. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
63% It Chapter Two (2019) Everything feels inevitable, like an iceberg and I have no remedy. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2019
83% Eye for an Eye (Quien a hierro mata) (2019) Eye for an Eye sounds like a chore. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2019
82% Utøya: July 22 (Utøya 22. Juli) (2018) The director manages to communicate what the survivors felt. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2019
83% The Weasel's Tale (El cuento de las comadrejas) (2019) The fable is as apparent as hollow. And it never ends. [Full review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2019
93% Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story By Martin Scorsese (2019) 'Rollin Thunder Revue' is an event not only for the Dylan or Scorsese fans, but also for those interested in permanent magic. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
95% The Breadwinner (2017) A beautiful and sensible film. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2019
53% Matthias and Maxime (2019) The problem in my case is that I am not affected in the least by that sentimental complexity, that I am looking forward to the end of such a sensitive movie once and for all. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
57% Oh Mercy! (Roubaix, une lumière) (2019) All of this is commendable, but it also does not serve as a formula to make an exciting cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
72% The Traitor (2019) The Traitor redeems Marco Bellocchio. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
10% Mektoub, My Love: Intermezzo (2019) I can only ask myself what kind of substances the director has ingested and how they have affected his brain to perpetrate such endless stupidity. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) Once Upon a Time in Hollywood does not know where it intends to lead, with insubstantial dialogue and lack of wit. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 21, 2019
50% Young Ahmed (Le jeune Ahmed) (2019) The theme is very sentimental and it is developed with dramatic contention, but it is too easily forgotten. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
78% A Hidden Life (2019) I find this movie moving and powerful, but I felt like I could still like it more. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 19, 2019
75% Sorry We Missed You (2019) With an anguished script from Paul Laverty, Loach translates it into images that give off truth and feeling. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 16, 2019
76% Les Misérables (2019) Ladj Ly's debut feature 'Les Misérables' strongly and credibly describes the hell of the 'banlieue.' [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 15, 2019
55% The Dead Don't Die (2019) The Dead Don't Die does not bring with it anything revolutionary, although it does have Jarmusch's sardonic touch. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 15, 2019
87% The Sisters Brothers (2018) A film that I can still see and hear as well as I can remember it. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2019
91% Gloria Bell (2019) I always remember leaving the theater very happy. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2019
93% By the Grace of God (Grâce à Dieu) (2019) The cinema of Francois Ozon has always characterized the sickly vocation to navigate the darkness. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
81% Boy Erased (2018) It is told in a gray and conventional way, there is no force or complexity or shudder in its unmemorable images, but keeps you watching is its impressive performances. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2019
47% Dumbo (2019) Burton does a solvent job, although without surprises. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
95% Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) My problem with Banderas's interpretation is that the character leaves me cold or smells of eternal imposture. Everyone has fun as they want or as they can. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2019
93% Stan & Ollie (2019) This movie has something endearing from another era. It is very funny to see the reconstruction of sequences that were invented Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2019
70% The Mule (2018) Eastwood won't be remembered for The Mule. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2019
80% At Eternity's Gate (2018) Willem Dafoe makes a memorable Van Gogh with sobriety, depth, nuances, naturalness, in an excessive character that lent itself to all histrionic chaos. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2019
96% Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano) (2019) It is highly unusual to see a film about the drug wars that is purely Columbian. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2019
90% Capernaum (Capharnaüm) (2018) This is one of the most anxiety inducing portraits of infancy I have seen in a long time. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
78% Green Book (2018) Green Book owes some of its likability to Capra and to mediocre imitators that play with a secure and almost always infallible formula. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
93% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) Robert Redford possesses something truly powerful as an actor and moves with great security in his craft. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2019
93% The Favourite (2018) That cyclothymic queen and her relationship with her two lovers are intriguing, the dialogues have sharpness. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
83% Juliet, Naked (2018) Comedy situations, ironic tone and underground drama are successfully melded together. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2019
91% Widows (2018) The film is entertaining and I suspect a new genre is born and the weapons have changed hands. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2018
98% The Guilty (Den skyldige) (2018) Throughout this film, I am inside of what I'm told, I fear what unravels next, and the suspense is certainly transmitted in the worry I had while watching. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
100% The Silence of Others (2019) These three stories are well constructed and are a touching way for these victims to be able to leave their testimonies. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2018
82% Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018) As much as I admire Moore's ability to put his finger in the eyes of intolerable situations, his manipulative tendencies can outweigh even the most good of causes. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
74% El Angel (El ángel) (2018) It tends to the blackness and is developed with complexity. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
86% El fotógrafo de Mauthausen (2018) It achieves a worthy chronicle, something that does not bother me from beginning to end, it causes me certain uneasiness and tenderness at some points. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
94% Petra (2018) It does not pretend to manipulate the viewer at any time, it leaves a lot of space for your imagination. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
92% Cold War (Zimna wojna) (2018) From the musical start, until in one of the most beautiful, romantic and tragic outcomes that I have seen in the cinema, this film is unpredictable, powerful, lyrical, complex and truthful. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2018
85% Quién te cantará (2018) Quien te Cantará lasts two hours, but I have the feeling that I have been drowsy for a week. And I forget it quickly. The tortuous intensity has always put me on my nerves. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018
96% Roma (2018) Nothing sounds forced in the director's exquisite description of that world of yesterday, everything sounds true, his formidable visual language serves to express feelings and feelings with complexity. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
79% Everybody Knows (Todos lo saben) (2019) It is a hard, tense and realistic narrative that I can not ignore at any time, in possession of climate and mystery. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
93% Carmen & Lola (Carmen y Lola) (2018) There are no beginner gaps in the movie or vacuous pretensions. Echevarria's sense of place is good, has freshness, sensuality and ability to get excited for love. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
60% Yucatán (2018) Nothing works in this tired work that's null of grace. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
39% Mary Shelley (2018) Al-Mansour narrates with elegance, rhythm, intensity and delicacy about the painful vital learning, the iron will in the learning of art, vocational subversion, and the refusal to submit in a ancestrally macho universe. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2018
63% Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) The plot, the situations and the characters exude tension, evident violence, and professionalism. - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2018
86% Tully (2018) [Tully] tells you you lot of profound things about the the character with her eyes and her gestures. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2018
58% Under the Silver Lake (2019) [Under the Silver Lake] pretends to be eccentric and unsettling, but reeks of emptiness and over-projection. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) No one had to squeeze their brain in order to present the 20-something Han Solo. Everything is mechanic, routine and the only thing remotely shocking is that it used shockingly dark photography on a story meant to be bright. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Pais (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018