Javier Cortijo

Javier Cortijo
Javier Cortijo's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Cinemanía (Spain)
Publications: Cinemanía (Spain)

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 59% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) The film is an ode to our heroine's electric body. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
2.5/5 60% A Dog's Way Home (2019) In short, a screensaver of puppies with a message about overcoming and unconditional love. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
3.5/5 96% The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years (2016) In short, two hours of ecstasy for the fans and happiness for the rest of the audience. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2019
3/5 82% Captain Fantastic (2016) [A] bittersweet anti-establishment fable. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Memoirs of A Man in Pajamas (Memorias de un hombre en pijama) (2018) A dismal collection of misogynistic and disheveled cartoons. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2019
3/5 100% Miriam Lies (Miriam Miente) (2018) A film that should not go unnoticed. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
2.5/5 No Score Yet Jaulas (2018) [A] half-baked tragicomedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
2/5 No Score Yet The Greatest Gift (El mayor regalo) (2018) Although the intention is positive... one cannot help but think that the sermons [are] better in mass. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
3.5/5 100% Bergman: A Year in a Life (2018) The portrait, rather kaleidoscope, that [director Jane] Magnusson achieves is as fascinating as the photographic model itself. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
2.5/5 26% The Nun (2018) In short, one of the dimmer pieces of The Conjuring's reliquary. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2018
3.5/5 100% The Distinguished Citizen (El ciudadano ilustre) (2016) [A] sharp, wild, self-critical... story. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet 1898: Our Last Men in the Philippines (1898. Los últimos de Filipinas) (2017) Atypical and revealing chronicle about true "national spirit". [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet Retour chez ma mère (2016) Typical French comedy... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2018
2/5 63% The Invisible Guest (Contratiempo) (2017) The result, despite the presence... José Coronado or Bárbara Lennie, can only be qualified by one word: derailment. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2018
3/5 85% Godzilla Resurgence (Shin Godzilla) (2016) Thus, Shin Godzilla acquires the epic dimensions of a brutally and joyfully brainless monster movie... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2018
3/5 75% Ballerina (2016) The filmmakers take few false (or risky) steps... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2018
1.5/5 7% Rings (2017) Possibly, the worst of its kind seen in years, not counting Blair Witch... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2018
2/5 43% A Cure For Wellness (2017) ... Gore Verbinski tries to channel his career, battered after The Lone Ranger, with a ghastly variation on the immortal theme... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2018
2.5/5 43% Ghost in the Shell (2017) As fascinating as strenuous. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet Mazinger Z: Infinity (2018) Indispensable for the nostalgic and lovers of Japanese animation. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2018
2.5/5 69% The Journey (2017) Simplistic... despite the travelers' talent. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2017
3/5 94% Chavela (2017) ... the valuable and courageous etching of a figure that, as Dylan's Bono said, had much more than three chords and the truth. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2017
2/5 50% Love at First Child (Ange et Gabrielle) (2015) Of course, at first everything is friction, hysteria and tension until the baby is born... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
3/5 90% Bye Bye Germany (Es war einmal in Deutschland...) (2018) Interesting and elegant reflection on the limits of home and humor. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2017
3/5 70% Annabelle: Creation (2017) ... this continuation of the mischief of the diabolic doll is wisely chosen by the prequel format... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
1.5/5 20% The Shack (2017) Here is a new propaganda exhibition of pseudo-Christian cinema... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
2.5/5 50% Churchill (2017) Ambitious and veined with noble wood, but boring and disappointing. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2017
3/5 92% The Shepherd (El pastor) (2016) A social western where the director manages to enrich his dramatic skein with an oppressive atmosphere in crescendo, avoiding archetypes and carefully selecting the climax of the narration until the inevitable final tragedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2017
2/5 No Score Yet Me casé con un boludo (2016) A light, irregular and gusty film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2017
1.5/5 15% Gods Of Egypt (2016) Boring, dull and soulless. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2016
4.5/5 80% The Conjuring 2 (2016) Shocking and varied showcase of scares. James Wan shows his mastery of the genre once again. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2016
2.5/5 No Score Yet Entre Amis (2015) A light comedy with a French touch. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2016
3/5 54% God Willing (Se Dio Vuole) (2015) Brisk and smart entertainment. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2016