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Hugo Hernández Valdivia

Hugo Hernández Valdivia
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
6.5/10 86% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) Ant-Man and the Wasp delivers what it promises. Maybe a little more. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
8/10 94% Incredibles 2 (2018) The novelty is in the villain... perhaps its message may go by unnoticed, but it is not too shabby for a children's film. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
6.5/10 71% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) Solo: A Star Wars Story is a film designed for complacency in particular for the thousands of fans who clutch Star Wars to their heart. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet Stille hjerte (2014) Stille hjerte lucidly explores the different matrixes that lead a loved one to end their life. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 8, 2018
7.5/10 86% In Syria (Insyriated) (2017) The gamble works to turn the apartment into a symbol or a country that has become no man's land. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 8, 2018
9/10 90% Isle of Dogs (2018) [Isle of Dogs] is an inversion of "dog is man's best friend." Here the man (or the kid) is dog's best friend. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 8, 2018
9/10 99% Faces Places (Visages, villages) (2017) Varda and JR bring us a charming film that surprises and excites and has us reflect over the marvels of art. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
9/10 90% The Third Murder (Sandome no satsujin) (2018) With The Third Murder, Koreeda confirms that he is an accomplished auteur as well as a passionate one. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 1, 2018
7.5/10 91% The Teacher (Ucitelka) (2017) The Professor has the virtue of showing how capable humans are to adapt in order to survive especially after disgrace. The film is a commentary on how the system doesn't really change. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 1, 2018
6.5/10 83% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Aside from a few frames of Thanos laboring on his feelings, there is no other commentary other than the idea of sacrifice. {Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted May 1, 2018
69% Happy End (2017) Happy End offers an acidic diagnosis of society. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2018
6.5/10 100% The 4th Company (La 4a Compañía) (2016) The 4th Company... is more illustrative than emotive. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2018
10/10 100% Devil's Freedom (La Libertad del Diablo) (2017) ... deals with a terror that unfortunately is very Mexican. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
8/10 97% Spotlight (2015) ... hardly anyone can throw the first stone: by action or omission the responsibility is distributed to broad sectors of society. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2018
7.5/10 99% Lady Bird (2017) Gerwig's film, which closes with a tribute to Sacramento, ends well and feels sincere. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
10/10 91% Phantom Thread (2018) A couturier with an Oedipus complex the size of his obsession. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
7.5/10 80% The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) In this landscape guilt becomes a fierce engine, and what is done and what is not said have extraordinary consequences. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2018
8.5/10 84% The Square (2017) ... this is an "intelligent, ingenious" movie (as Agnès Jaoui, member of the jury) stated. Joyful and critical, we should add. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2018
7.5/10 87% The Post (2018) Spielberg shows off his mastery to push a story that acquires epic proportions while raising sharp ethical edges... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2018
6/10 88% The Untamed (La región salvaje) (2017) Its value lies precisely in the reminder, perhaps in the dissemination, of the human as the accumulation of sensations (preferably pleasurable) and the destructive consequences that its prosecution can bring. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2018
8/10 92% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Frances McDormand brings life to a character that expresses... through action rather than dialogue. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2018
6.5/10 67% Wonderstruck (2017) ... the cinematographic patina of the decade in which the action is set... and the sets and costumes add to the wonders of the museum. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2018
9/10 92% The Shape of Water (2017) What a wonder! [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2018
8/10 90% Frantz (2017) ... the filmmaker carries out a successful appropriation. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2018
4/10 20% The Kids Are Back (Cuando los hijos regresan) (2017) ... an attempt at comedy with parents who enjoy the empty nest... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2018
89% Big Hero 6 (2014) Big Hero 6 advances lightly, but it is not superficial. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
100% Club Sándwich (Club Sandwich) (2013) Club Sandwich illuminates the growth lived by those who live together, those who are united by a strong family bond and have developed great familiarity. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
92% Birdman (2014) Birdman offers more than one level of reading. [Full review in Spanisih]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
6.5/10 34% Horrible Bosses 2 (2014) ... does not have the wit that one would expect from a great comedy, but neither is it an empty proposal. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
1/10 74% [REC] 4: Apocalypse (2015) [REC] 4: Apocalypse... raise your hand to be among one of the worst movies of the year, at least. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
7/10 79% Following (1999) Following shows the convenience and inconveniences of coexistence... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
6/10 28% Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) Some of these images look extraordinary in 3D: the depth plays an important role to account for the proportions and marvel at the Egyptian constructions... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
95% Wild Tales (2015) [Director Damián] Szifron exhibits the resentment that is generated by the accumulation of frustrations, the anger that arises in response to the abuse of power... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
6.5/10 76% Fury (2014) ... Ayer returns to dogmatism and does not hesitate to put out some doses of sentimentality... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
3/10 44% The Gambler (2014) Wahlberg is a miscast... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6/10 54% Escobar: Paradise Lost (2015) ... it illustrates the power that Escobar had, who could even dispose of the forces of order for his purposes. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
78% The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) Scorsese illuminates the best and the worst of the human race... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
5/10 33% Beauty And The Beast (La belle et la bête) (2016) The story flows with difficulty and disperses into subplots that distract... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6.5/10 80% The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015) ... rarely are stupidity and absurdity so hilarious. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
7.5/10 67% Las Oscuras Primaveras (2015) Confirms, in short, that [director Ernesto Contreras] is one of current Mexican cinema's essential voices. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6.5/10 98% Selma (2015) ... its relevance grows in times when tempers are easily exasperated and the use of violence is privileged. Here it is, I insist, the best of Selma. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6.5/10 100% González (2014) ... the film shows how religion has not ceased to be a corporate issue, quite profitable for those who administer it, who are true entrepreneurs. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
5/10 56% Focus (2015) The film moves smoothly, but it is segmented into two clearly delimited and uneven parts... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6/10 No Score Yet Venecia (Venice) (2015) Venice is a promise of the future, but also an illusion and an evasion: moral misery is worse than economic misery. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6.5/10 94% 600 Miles (2015) It avoids being explanatory, but the brief strokes that it outlines make it possible to get closer to its characters... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
2.5/10 58% Ramona y los escarabajos (2015) ... settles in a field where nothing is really serious or has serious consequences. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
7.5/10 91% Marshland (La isla mínima) (2014) ... the film advances with verve. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
6/10 No Score Yet NN (2014) The approach is contemplative, which has its virtues but also its plateaus. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
2.5/10 32% Chappie (2015) ... Blomkamp does not manage to give a minimum of plausibility to the landscape he sketches... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017
2/10 10% The Boy Next Door (2015) Perhaps the worst of the film is in the moralizing that inhabits it. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinexcepción
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2017