Luis Fernando Galván

Luis Fernando Galván
Luis Fernando Galván's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): En Filme
Publications: En Filme

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 91% La La Land (2016) Romantic and dreamy, colorful and elegant, melancholic, nostalgic and reflective. A breath of fresh air. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
4/5 97% Hell or High Water (2016) A detailed and careful observation of the damage caused by the 2008 recession in some Texas towns. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
4/5 43% Ghost in the Shell (2017) Ghost in the Shell poses, in a somewhat abstract and sometimes imprecise way, the positive influence of technology on society at the time of undermining gender identity. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
4/5 91% Raw (2017) A fascinating and intoxicating tale of cannibalism that examines the savage sexual awakening of a shy adolescent, whose complex psychology and inner struggle are described with great delicacy. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
4.5/5 98% Get Out (2017) An ingenious, provocative and politically incorrect proposal; a slap against those who boast their lack of racism; an anguishing and disturbing nightmare about racial tensions in the Donald Trump era. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
87% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) An expansive and inspiring followup to the Ridley Scott classic. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
4/5 83% Detroit (2017) Detroit refuses to be a film that refuses to be a film that denounces social moods. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 95% Call Me by Your Name (2018) Guadanigno is not interested in creating a story about sin, but rather one about joy, goodbyes and the loss that involves love. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 80% The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) Lanthimos has rigorously refined his own method to freeze the disbelief of the spectator and suck their certainties and expectations in absurd situations making them pass before our eyes as perfectly reasonable. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 93% A Fantastic Woman (Una mujer fantástica) (2018) A Fantastic Woman questions the kind of poisonous and daily intolerance that sounds almost innocent and arises more from ignorance than from evil and hatred. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 94% Loveless (Nelyubov) (2018) It is a convincing, slow and prolonged immersion in an emotional abyss. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 89% You Were Never Really Here (2018) A brutal, disorienting and fascinating thriller that explores how violence can become a way to remove the bruises of the past. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4/5 70% Happy End (2017) Happy End is the most recent and brilliant chapter of an ideological and cultural journey on the decadency of the bourgeois society in Europe. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4/5 100% Los Adioses (2017) Los Adioses reveals itself as an apt way to discuss feminism and making a veiled social commentary on our tired times through an emblematic figure of Mexican literature. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4/5 90% Museum (Museo) (2018) Ruizpalacios relies on anecdotes to show reflections about time, sense of responsibility, identity and art itself. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 60% The House That Jack Built (2018) The mental process of a psychopath has rarely been addressed with such harshness and irony and with equal effectiveness by a genius out of the ordinary who knows how to build poetry only in destruction. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4.5/5 85% The Square (2017) The Square shows the good condition - powerful and ruthless - of Östlund's creativity, a filmmaker capable of making a world full of comedy that is sometimes dislocated by something totally mysterious or intensely visceral. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
4/5 72% Destroyer (2018) Kusama demonstrates her mastery by creating an intriguing puzzle that delivers an unexpected blow, maintaining a sober atmosphere, but sprinkled with emotional wounds and electrifying challenges. [Full Review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
4/5 97% Coco (2017) Unkrich and his team avoid reductionism by demonstrating an essential understanding of Mexican tradition through a respectful and loving approach. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2017
3.5/5 100% The Darkness (Las tinieblas) (2016) The calculated slowness of the narrative allows the director to immerse the audience in the enigmatic, gloomy and mystical universe. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
3/5 84% Fatima (2016) A social observation drama, the director avoids any emotional blackmail. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
3.5/5 83% The Villainess (Ak-Nyeo) (2017) A solid, tenacious and spectacular film. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
2/5 4% Flatliners (2017) Lacks a real sense of suspense; the personalities of each of the protagonists are approached superficially. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet 3 ZENE or (waking up from my Bosnian Dream) (2017) A film that traces three life stories where the social and existential spheres are combined in a conservative and intolerant frame. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
3.5/5 96% Castle in the Sky (1989) A story of adventures, with brushstrokes of classic fables and elements of steampunk science fiction. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
4/5 99% Things to Come (L'avenir) (2016) It's refreshing to see a film centered on an intellectual woman much more concerned with transmitting philosophical ideas than the need for love. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
3/5 10% Monster Family (2018) A technically clean animation film, full of high plasticity, colour and detail in each of the scenarios presented. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2017
4/5 70% mother! (2017) With mother!, Aronofsky seeks, in a wild and uninhibited way, to give shape to the essence of creation and destruction, to the chaos that surrounds and envelops us. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2017
2.5/5 40% Attraction (Prityazhenie) (2017) A clumsy and ridiculous love story in which Yulia (Irina Starshenbaum) -the daughter of Colonel Lebedev- and Hijken -one of the humanoid aliens- fall in love in an implausible process. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2017
3.5/5 86% Apprentice (2017) An effective revenge thriller without the need to deliver a moralistic lesson. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2017
2/5 35% American Assassin (2017) The spy plot gets overshadowed by the cast's one-dimensional performances. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2017
3/5 86% American Made (2017) The domestic action and melodrama alternate offering a lot of superficial material and leading to an irregular rhythm. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/5 100% Made in Bangkok (2015) A kind of personal travel diary, which that generates empathy with the viewer. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/5 92% Logan Lucky (2017) Soderbergh raises clumsy and absurd moments to keep the mood, wrapped in country-style musical atmospheres like John Denver and Creedence Clearwater Revival. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
1.5/5 25% Open Water 3: Cage Dive (2017) The tension between the characters always fail when they are in the midst of deadly shark attacks represented by sudden camera movements. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
2/5 34% Home Again (2017) A cartoon portrait of a "superwoman"capable of raising two girls alone, partying and falling in love with young boys. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3.5/5 85% It (2017) The director's touch is surprisingly playful, not only succumbing to the depravity of the darkest corners of the story, but transmitting the way in which the mentality of its characters works. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2017
3.5/5 78% Atomic Blonde (2017) The film draws on the recurring tricks of the espionage story to show how an astute and seductive woman works in the hostile grounds of mistrust and betrayal. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2017
2.5/5 30% Guardians (Zashchitniki) (2017) A film that makes a praiseworthy effort, but at the moment of executing its missions, its protagonists become mere pretexts to generate interminable and lethargic sequences of action. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2017
3/5 69% The Journey (2017) A film pleasing and suitable for all tastes, timid in its revisionist observations of history and full of a manipulative emotional load. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2017
2.5/5 No Score Yet Scare Campaign (2016) Unfortunately, the realistic scenarios of the old sanatorium make the concept difficult for what should be a much more contained story. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2017
3/5 33% Deep (2017) It's sustains itself thanks to its attractive universe and its well-meaning message on the care of marine ecosystems. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2017
3.5/5 No Score Yet Early Winter (2015) The daily dynamics are represented with crude realism, in a proposal that treasures silences as much or even more than the dialogues. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2017
4.5/5 100% My Journey Through French Cinema (Voyage À Travers Le Cinéma Français) (2017) Tavernier's vast knowledge is evident in every second of the 200-minute film, but it flies with ease and enthusiasm. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2017
2.5/5 16% The Dark Tower (2017) Despite the visual aspect, the action sequences are repetitive, timid, lacking ambition, interest and drama. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2017
3/5 70% Annabelle: Creation (2017) Much more concise, congruent and disturbing than the first Annabelle movie. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2017
3.5/5 No Score Yet Zeus (2016) It wisely introduces the subject of falconry to develop a story where the cruel mechanisms of animal survival are equated with the aggressive and unhealthy behaviors that humans adopt to bond with each other. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2017
3/5 No Score Yet Café (2014) A story that seeks to show the evolution of human beings and how impulsive decisions have consequences, whether immediate or in the future. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2017
1.5/5 No Score Yet Broken Vows (2016) As is often the case in failed thrillers, the protagonist's lack of quick and honest communication frustrates the audience to the point of asking the obvious question: "Why didn't you immediately call the police?". [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
2/5 37% Kidnap (2017) The director Luis Prieto (Pusher, 2012) decides to plague this whole journey with car crashes and road accidents that gradually detract strength, intensity and interest to the insights and anxieties of the protagonist. [Full review in Spanish] - En Filme EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017