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
3.5/5 No Score Yet A World at Its End. A Speech (Palabras para un Fin del Mundo) (2020) A meticulous, passionate work. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2020
3/5 No Score Yet The Longest Voyage (El viaje más largo) (2020) An entertaining history lesson about the reasons, details, achievements and misadventures of such an amazing and long journey. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2020
2.5/5 No Score Yet Il colore nascosto delle cose (2017) Disparate... and improbable. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2020
3.5/5 No Score Yet Drowning Letters (Cartas Mojadas) (2020) A call for help so that Humanity... doesn't definitively go down the drain. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2020
96% The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) Excellent chemistry between the amazing Zack Gottsagen and Shia LaBeouf. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 14, 2020
2.5/5 90% Supa Modo (2018) Pretty but too amateurish. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 7, 2020
2.5/5 83% Family Members (Los miembros de la familia) (2019) Lazily rambles on. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2020
3.5/5 100% #AnneFrank. Parallel Stories (Vite parallele) (2019) [A] moving and exciting historical lesson. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 21, 2020
3/5 81% Cyrano, My Love (Edmond) (2019) Luckily, it works, even if it is exhausting, thanks above all to the good work of the cast. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2020
1.5/5 No Score Yet Wojtyla: The Investigation (2020) An advertorial. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2020
2.5/5 67% Sons of Denmark (Danmarks sønner) (2019) The operatic emphasis of the soundtrack and an overly obvious denouement further destabilize the balance in an appreciable and powerful attempt. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2020
3/5 61% The Current War: Director's Cut (2019) [Director Alfonso] Gomez-Rejon unfolds [the story] elegantly and didactically. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2020
2/5 30% Bloodshot (2020) In short, one more step for equality between man and machine, although not so much for gender equality. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2020
3/5 88% And the Birds Rained Down (Il pleuvait des oiseaux) (2019) A simple narrative but full of nuances. [Full review in Spanish[ - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2020
2.5/5 No Score Yet Spread Your Wings (Donne-moi des ailes) (2019) Beautiful but innocuous. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2020
3/5 70% The Kill Team (2019) Much of the [film's] merit lies in the duel between its protagonists. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
1.5/5 No Score Yet Serial (Bad) Weddings 2 (2019) [A] lazy sequel. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet Sesión salvaje (2019) Fun. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet Out in the Open (Intemperie) (2019) [An] energetic appropriation exercise. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
2.5/5 No Score Yet Les aventures de Rémi (2019) Melodramatic sirloin. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2019
2.5/5 No Score Yet New Biz in the Hood (Jusqu'ici tout va bien) (2019) A deficit of imagination that affects situations and characters. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
2/5 33% Anna (2019) At times underestimates the viewer. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet The Last Recipe: Kirin no shita no kioku (2017) We left satisfied... with a full stomach. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Ibiza (2019) Pure autopilot. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2019
2.5/5 74% The Shiny Shrimps (Les Crevettes Pailletées) (2019) We have seen [this story] countless times on the big screen. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
3/5 92% Wild Rose (2019) [Jessie Buckley's] overwhelming charisma and cockney sympathy is this beautiful and catchy story's authentic glue. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2019
1.5/5 No Score Yet The Influence (La influencia) (2019) With few exceptions, the post-REC Spanish horror film continues to stumble. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2019
3/5 90% The Mystery of Henri Pick (Le mystère Henri Pick) (2019) A well-designed bookish mystery. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
2.5/5 No Score Yet Barefoot (Po strnisti bos) (2017) [Director] Jan Sverák returns to bet on a child's story in this dramedy... even if the score points draw even. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 13, 2019
2/5 60% The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir (2019) Partially entertaining but insubstantial. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2019
2.5/5 44% The Kid (2019) Stimulating but hardly enduring. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019
3/5 77% Never Look Away (2019) As overflowing as it is fascinating. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2019
3/5 100% Invisibles (Les Invisibles) (2018) The semi-documentary tone and faithful observation of the dispossessed is [the film's] main value... with a disarming and even embarrassing authenticity. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
3/5 61% 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 59% 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 83% 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 25% 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 67% 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 86% 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 8% 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