Octavio Roca

Octavio Roca
Octavio Roca's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): San Francisco Chronicle
Publications: San Francisco Chronicle

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
1/4 62% Etoiles: Dancers of the Paris Opera Ballet (2002) There are touching moments in Etoiles, but for the most part this is a dull, dour documentary on what ought to be a joyful or at least fascinating subject. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2003
3/4 91% Cidade de Deus (City of God) (2003) Long and difficult to watch, but it is never dull. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2003
3/4 48% Naqoyqatsi (Naqoyqatsi: Life as War) (2002) The sound of Ma's cello alone is reason not to miss Naqoyqatsi. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2002
3/4 63% Evita (1996) - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2002
3/4 27% A Walk to Remember (2002) A story about intelligent high school students that deals with first love sweetly but also seriously. It is also beautifully acted. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2002
2/4 58% Flamenco (2014) The dead spots in the film outnumber the highlights, and a sameness sets in too soon and for too long. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/4 83% Alive and Kicking (1997) - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 98% The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les Demoiselles de Rochefort) (1968) Here is romantic intrigue served up with a knowing lack of shame, a musical boasting star power of the highest magnitude that satirizes the conventions of the movie musical with affection and wicked glee. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000