Ernesto Diezmartinez

Ernesto Diezmartinez
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Reforma, Cine Vértigo
Official Websites: http://cinevertigo.blogspot.mx/

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2/4 89% Lemonade (2018) "At least, in the ending, the movie leaves room for hope". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2019
2.5/4 100% The Wolf House (La casa lobo) (2018) "An elusive animated feature in stop-motion that allows connections to be made with the children's stories of the Grimm Brothers and the surreal impulse of Jan Svankmajer". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2019
2/4 92% The Way He Looks (2014) "The trio of friends are getting closer and/or away from each other and the relationships between them are becoming more complex". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet Margarita (2016) "Typical documentary built in the editing room -was made over a year and a half, when thfilmed-, the doc appears as a lucky accident that Santamaría took advantage of". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
0/4 58% Under the Silver Lake (2019) "You will need a lot of patience. A lot". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet El Remolino (2019) "Two brothers, the gay Pedro and the fierce mother Esther survive as they can, without completely renouncing their dreams". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2019
0/4 No Score Yet Lupe Under the Sun (Lupe bajo el sol) (2016) "A laconic and minimalist narrative tone that betrays its belonging to the slow-cinema, which, at least from this trench, is already exhausted". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
2.5/4 94% Transit (2019) "Another remarkable film from Petzold". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
0/4 60% Paris Square (Praça Paris) (2017) "It works more as political speech than as a film". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet The Weak Ones (Los Debiles) (2017) "An episodic adventure set in the south of Sinaloa, in Mazatlan and its surroundings". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
1.5/4 80% Angelo (2018) "Directed with cold formalist distance by Schleinzer, Angelo is the obvious denunciation of the appropriation / exploitation of the Other". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
0/4 81% Knife + Heart (Un couteau dans le coeur) (2019) "As a thriller, the film does not work. As a cult-movie in progress, I suspect it works". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
1.5/4 100% Witkin & witkin (2017) As in his previous films Ziff focuses on art, artists and those around them. - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet No One Will Ever Know (Nadie sabrá nunca) (2018) "A very meritorious debut feature, although the exercise of style is worth more for its parts than for the whole", - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
1/4 79% Sink or Swim (Le grand bain) (2018) The cast is very solid, the musical selection enjoyable and the result is as conventional as you would expect. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
2.5/4 96% Sweet Country (2018) "The fourth feature by Australian filmmaker Thornton is not just the surprise of the week. It can even be the year, even though it has been released in our country with more than a year of delay". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
1.5/4 50% He's Out There (2017) "This horror film owes something to the Jason Vorhees saga and has some elements that come from the recent The Babadook". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted May 16, 2019
2.5/4 93% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) Redford has, paraphrasing Billy Wilder, a very small piece of cake, but it is undoubtedly his and no one else's. - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2019
100% They Shall Not Grow Old (2019) Peter Jackson has successfully recreated the lost world in the trenches of the First World War. [Full Review in Spanish] - Letras Libres EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2019
1/4 94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) Frigga has one of the funniest lines in the whole movie: "Son, eat more vegetables." Indeed, it is not terrible eat junk food from time to time, but we must eat healthier. The same goes for cinema. Endgame is junk food. The healthier cinema is elsewhere. - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2019
2.5/4 86% Francofonia (2016) "More than a documentary, this is a very personal historical essay about the most famous museum in the world". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 100% Wind Traces (Restos de viento) (2017) "Traces of Wind represents a huge leap forward from Montemayor". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
1.5/4 100% As I Open My Eyes (À peine j'ouvre les yeux) (2016) "A very conventional family melodrama whose main contribution is the social context in which it takes place". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 92% Fighting with My Family (2019) Florence Pugh is called to be a big star and this entertaining movie is another sign that she is on the right track. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 79% Everybody Knows (Todos lo saben) (2019) "As usual in Farhadi's cinema, solving the puzzle is not the most important". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2/4 63% Mary Queen of Scots (2018) "Rourke achieves, with a good cinematic eye, some scenes in which the loneliness of the two women in the masculine world that they had to reign, is visually contrasted". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 98% The Guilty (Den skyldige) (2018) "Möller plays with the expectations of the spectator as a master of suspense". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 90% The Good Girls (Las niñas bien) (2018) "We can not stop looking at the wreck, not even in the final barks". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
1/4 91% Shazam! (2019) "Amusing, but the same old shit". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 89% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) "The myth of King Arthur in the times of Brexit". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
4/4 96% Come and See (Idi i smotri) (1985) "A true classic of anti-war cinema". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
1/4 45% The Mongolian Conspiracy (El complot mongol) (2019) "It is not the irredeemable disaster that was Cantinflas but it also far away from the modest achievements of his nice cinematographic debut, El mundo de Juan Orol". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
3/4 91% Mirai (2018) "Hosoda has made a deliciously anachronistic animated film" - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2.5/4 81% Boy Erased (2018) "Edgerton is stronger in the direction of his actors". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
2/4 86% The Hole in the Ground (2019) We are in very familiar terrain: certain type of horror centered on the mother-child relationship. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
2.5/4 82% Ben is Back (2018) "Roberts is great when she plays characters with certain levels of neurasthenia or even aggressiveness". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
3.5 94% Burning (Beoning) (2018) Patricia Higsmith could not have thought of a better ending. - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
2/4 69% Beautiful Boy (2018) "Van Groeningen tries to dodge the dramatic conventions of the story with an elegant and hyperfragmented mise-en-scene". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
1/4 78% Green Book (2018) "A shameless Oscar-bait". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
2.5/4 No Score Yet Un filósofo en la arena (2019) "Wolff's humor and lucidity was one of the highest points of Guadalajara 2018". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
1/4 No Score Yet Atrás hay relámpagos (2019) "The film feels like an unfinished exercise". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
3/4 97% Free Solo (2018) "An insane chronicle superbly photographed and edited". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
1.5 67% Vice (2018) "At least it is entertaining". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
3/4 93% The Favourite (2018) "Lanthimos has directed his first major work. Or his first masterpiece?". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
2.5/4 80% At Eternity's Gate (2018) "An atypical biopic". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
3/4 71% Climax (2019) "The perfect fusion of Hitchcock and Buñuel: we live in a cruel universe in which the existing order is precarious and nobody is safe from anything". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
3/4 92% Cold War (Zimna wojna) (2018) "A couple that can not be separated, but can not be together either". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
2.5/4 85% The Wife (2018) "Theirs is a marriage of convenience, it is true, but also of love". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
0/4 No Score Yet La boda de mi mejor amigo (2019) "An awful remake". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
2.5/4 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) "As characters and as actors, they are for each other". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019