Nando Salvá

Nando Salvá
Nando Salvá'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
4.5/5 94% Nomadland (2021) Frances McDormand is so compelling as the character that it's tempting to declare that this is the best performance of her career. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2021
4/5 67% New Order (Nuevo orden) (2021) Michel Franco 's most overtly political, most provocative and most brutal film to date, and that's saying a lot. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2021
4/5 91% In Fabric (2019) One of In Fabric's great strengths is its ability to delight in the absurdity that's inherent to its premise and, simultaneously, to use it as a vehicle to explore female desire, insecurity and passion. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2021
4/5 95% Mandibles (Mandibules) (2020) The most nonsensical comedy directed by the French surrealist expert. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 4, 2021
4.5/5 91% Beginning (Dasatskisi) (2020) The first film by Georgian Dea Kulumbegashvili... displays a unique and surprising voice. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2020
4/5 86% Undine (2020) Hypnotic from beginning to end. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2020
3/5 86% Shine a Light (2008) Beautifully shot... However, Shine a Light is not The Last Waltz. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2020
3/5 65% Be Kind Rewind (2008) A great narrative premise. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2020
4/5 90% The Savages (2007) [Director and screenwriter Tamara Jenkins'] great dramatic achievement is in the continuous and subtle changes of tone. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2020
2.5/5 60% Soom (Breath) (2007) Tiresome even though it only lasts 84 minutes. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2020
5/5 86% Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) Burton has never been so scary. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2020
2/5 46% My Blueberry Nights (2007) [Wong Kar Wai's] English debut possesses, in addition to the typical tourist gaze that any somewhat tacky foreigner would adopt, everything that makes a film his own - neon lights, dreamy atmospheres, furtive glances. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2020
4.5/5 88% Silent Light (Stellet licht) (2007) Full of sublime moments, Silent Light confirms [Carlos] Reygadas as one of the greats. - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2020
3.5/5 80% Summer of 85 (Été 85) (2020) It's ridiculous at times but in any case a tender and sincere story about adolescence and emotional awakening. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2020
3/5 83% Pinocchio (2020) This new version of the tale is much more faithful [to the original story... but the director's tenth film doesn't offer much more than a largely superb makeup job. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2020
4/5 85% Contagion (2011) The best film about a pandemic to date. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2020
4/5 94% Bad Education (2019) Without a doubt, one of Hugh Jackman's best performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2020
3/5 73% Harriet (2019) It's fortunate that Cynthia Erivo gives [Harriet] life, capable of communicating the determination, vulnerability and anguish of the character often using only a frown and a glance. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2020
2.5/5 81% A Hidden Life (2019) An incessant torrent of images that captures fragments of moments accompanied by classical music. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020
3/5 84% Waves (2019) So excessive that it's a miracle that it doesn't overflow. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2020
4/5 91% About Endlessness (Om det Oändliga) (2020) Perhaps... Roy Andersson's most melancholic and touching film by. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2020
5/5 91% The Wild Goose Lake (Nan fang che zhan de ju hui) (2020) A macabre and fascinating visual symphony. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2020
4/5 80% Jojo Rabbit (2019) The film achieves a difficult balance. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2020
2.5/5 89% The Two Popes (2019) A reflection on the church? No, the odd couple with robes. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
4.5/5 94% Marriage Story (2019) Driver and Johansson... are heartbreaking. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
4/5 68% Joker (2019) Thanks to Joaquin Phoenix's Joker there is no excuse for not taking comics-inspired movies seriously. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
5/5 94% The Wild Pear Tree (Ahlat agaci) (2019) Full of passion and sensuality and lyricism. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 29, 2019
2.5/5 36% National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007) This film appears to have been designed by cocaine addicts. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
3/5 81% American Gangster (2007) [Denzel Washington] is all charisma. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
3/5 63% Our Time (Nuestro tiempo) (2019) Our Time contains some visually dazzling moments... In general, however, in it there is little of the hypnotic capacity, the spirituality and the existential depth that nourishs [director Carlos Reygadas'] best films. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2019
4/5 99% Ash Is Purest White (2019) Reflects the transition that [director Jia Zhang- Ke's] cinema has experienced over the years... And, despite this, it's different: more unpredictable... more fun, more strange, more disturbing and, perhaps, more transcendent. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2019
3.5/5 82% Sorry Angel (Plaire, aimer et courir vite) (2019) Both urgent and meditative, romantic but pragmatic, stylized but endowed with the freshness of [improvisation], and full of melancholy but also of the joy of living. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2019
3/5 91% Gloria Bell (2019) A film that would be meaningless if it were not led by a great actor. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019
4/5 88% Donbass (2018) Bitter, lacerating and brutal. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
4/5 98% The Heiresses (Las Herederas) (2019) [A] precise psychological study. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
4/5 93% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) Even if it doesn't end up being Redford's last role... it's the best swan song imaginable for him. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
3.5/5 89% Blood Father (2016) The result is resoundingly effective and enjoyable despite being entirely predictable. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2019
4/5 91% Widows (2018) [Widows] includes fewer action scenes than you would expect... But Widows not only explores issues of gender and race, it also talks about family fractures and religion and corrupt politicians. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
2.5/5 61% Snowden (2016) In sum, the questions that Snowden raises are essential to understand our time, but Stone's version is not adequate to address them. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
4/5 97% The Rider (2018) [Director Chloe] Zhao observes her objects of study with attention, reluctant to be condescending to them or to romanticize them. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
3.5/5 75% Mom and Dad (2018) It's such a deliciously perverse premise that the film does not need anything more. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
2.5/5 69% Ocean's 8 (2018) Irresistible charisma has been replaced by weak impersonality. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2018
5/5 96% Western (2018) What relates [Western] to the most American of genres is that it speaks of the tension between colonizers and natives, and... handles issues such as the vain, aggressive, fragile and competitive nature of the male ego. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2018
3.5/5 94% Transit (2019) It takes some time to get used to the narrative rules that [director] Christian Petzold establishes in his new film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2018
4/5 96% Sweet Country (2018) A story of racism and violence, poetic, serene and full of fury. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2018
3.5/5 82% Hannah (2018) The more you try to lead a normal life, the more the environment seems to conspire to exclude it. [Director] Andrea Pallaoro contemplates this process with distant and parsimonious patience. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2018
4/5 90% Lean on Pete (2018) Once again [director Andrew Haigh] does not waste a scene or a line of dialogue. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2018
4/5 95% Graduation (Bacalaureat) (2017) Demolishing proof of the toxicity of good intentions. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2018
3/5 96% Custody (Jusqu'à la garde) (2018) During its promising initial 15 minutes, the first feature film by Xavier Legrand suggests that what will come next will be a weighty reflection on a legal issue as complex as the one identified in its title. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2018
2.5/5 83% Deepwater Horizon (2016) While remembering the worst environmental disaster in US history... Deepwater Horizon doesn't even offer the typical fun of action films, the typical suspense of a thriller nor the habitual emotional depth in human dramas. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018