John Tones

John Tones
John Tones's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Espinof Cinemanía (Spain)
Publications: Espinof, Cinemanía (Spain)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
80% Jesus Christ Vampire Hunter (2001) We are in a game, and we should not demand more than fun, good humor and an acid point, and with that we are well served. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2019
2/5 23% Dark Phoenix (2019) A discreet colophon for the saga that bet to distance itself from comics but has the airs liquidation. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
3.5/5 60% Greta (2019) A stupendous psychological thriller. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
3.5/5 74% The Wandering Earth (2019) Escapist in the broadest and most accessible sense of the word, champion of a humanism for all audiences and without complications. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2019
4/5 74% Pity (2018) The dramatic interpretation of Drakopoulos gives unity to all of the tones in the film and leads 'Pity' to reveal itself as one of the most valuable, sarcastic and evil reflections on human emotion of recent times. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2019
3/5 71% The Happy Prince (2018) A simple biopic that transpires an authentic devotion from Rupert Everett. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2019
4/5 94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) An undeniable triumph for Marvel and an essential appointment for fans of the genre. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2019
4/5 93% Long Day's Journey Into Night (Di qiu zui hou de ye wan) (2019) A spectacular, at times cryptic and at times passionate display of cinema that tries to capture the ungraspable. [Full review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2019
30% The Curse of La Llorona (2019) This universe is a few steps away from being considered as overdone as the 'Paranormal Activity' franchise. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
4/5 90% By the Grace of God (Grâce à Dieu) (2019) A direct and precise film thanks to the wise decision to leave out the extra parts of the story and to take the untold pain of those affected out of the picture. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2019
3.5/5 67% Triple Threat (2019) Various action sequences in the film are worth the price of admission. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
3.5/5 89% Non-Fiction (2019) A sharp and smart film. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
3.5/5 11% Holmes and Watson (2018) The greatest comedic bits of 'Holmes and Watson' are possibly the anachronisms. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2019
3/5 57% Pet Sematary (2019) It works just fine, but who knows if it was truly necessary. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2019
2.5/5 57% The Highwaymen (2019) A film condemned to go by unnoticed. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
3.5/5 72% Maya (2018) It's calm atmosphere flourish and evolve without much use for words. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
4/5 94% Us (2019) 'Us' corroborates the role of Peele as one of the great current renovators of horror films and is emerging as essential appointment film viewing. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2019
4.5/5 90% Pain and Glory (Dolor y Gloria) (2019) All this adds a film at once honest and exhibitionist, but perfectly consistent with the creative moment Almodóvar lives today. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2019
3/5 84% The Night Eats the World (La nuit a dévoré le monde) (2018) The calm, almost sedentary pace of the film and its abundant visual findings justify a production that is not destined to revolutionize post-apocalyptic cinema, but that puts its grain of sand thanks to the great interpretations. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2019
3/5 78% Captain Marvel (2019) Some aesthetic and narrative reluctance makes the film seem more like a rushed production to present the character before Avengers: Endgame. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2019
2/5 13% Peppermint (2018) A waste of Garner's talent. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
4/5 83% Quién te cantará (2018) Carlos Vermut defies all expectations that the film sets. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
2.5/5 55% The Tree of Blood (El árbol de la sangre) (2018) This is only for fans of Medem. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
3.5/5 74% El Angel (El ángel) (2018) The exemplary cast lifts this film to great heights. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
3/5 36% Hunter Killer (2018) The film is too solemn to be a fun diversion without prejudice. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
3.5/5 68% The Command (Kursk) (2019) A sober and balanced film with potent claustrophobic tension. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
4.5/5 97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) The perfect comic onscreen. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2019
4/5 65% Aquaman (2018) One of DC's first genuinely fun and entertaining films. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2019
4.5/5 81% The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue (1974) The great film to vindicate Spanish zombie cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2019
4/5 93% The Favourite (2018) Colman, Stone, and Weisz make the story alternately grotesque, dramatic, light without them changing their register. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2019
4/5 57% The House That Jack Built (2018) The cocktail is not for all tastes, but behind its layer of vulgarity there is some very conscious and partially indecipherable discourse. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2019
3/5 82% Instant Family (2018) It's not out of this world and yet, it is a welcome surprise. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2019
3/5 81% Overlord (2018) Overlord manages to combine both universes into a coherent film. [Full Review in Spanish] - Espinof EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
90% A Ghost Story (2017) Neither it's slow pace nor its commitment to a sad, but warm and consoling message, are for all palates. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
78% The Little Hours (2017) Sharp dialogue, but also excellent passages of surprising tenderness and visual neatness, The Little Hours is blatantly blasphemous and anachronistic. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
91% Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017) This film reveals that Craig Zahler not only has an unbroken aesthetic of ultra-violence, but as a scriptwriter has a hand for rhythm and devastating dialogue. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
84% Mayhem (2017) Thanks to the pulse of Joe Lynch, [Mayhem] is funny and brutal. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017