Orlando Maldonado

Orlando Maldonado
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Movie Network

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 79% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) Birds of Prey continues the winning streak for DC Movies, a brand hat has been mortally wounded and creatively bankrupt in the past. - [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2020
3.5/5 77% Doctor Sleep (2019) Works best when it's not too derivative of one of the greatest horror movies ever made. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
4/5 97% Knives Out (2019) Ana de Armas leads Rian Johnson's latest whodunit with the type of role and acting that transforms a career. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
4/5 92% Uncut Gems (2019) With the new movie from the Safdie brothers, Adam Sandler reminds us once again that he's not a bad actor. He's only done some really bad movies. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
3.5/5 68% Joker (2019) Phoenix carries all the load in a movie that transcends the comic pages and will provoque all types of reactions. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
4/5 91% Sound of Metal (2019) Riz Ahmed has never been better than in this extraordinary experiment in sound design. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
4/5 87% Hustlers (2019) The underdog story has always been an irresistible one, and Hustlers is no exception. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
4/5 97% Dolemite Is My Name (2019) Only Eddie Murphy could make a comeback that makes us feel as if he never left. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
5/5 99% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) There's no way to predict Parasite, one of those few movies that reinvent themselves at every corner. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
4.5/5 80% A Hidden Life (2019) In a sea of comic adaptations, it's up to Terrence Malick to save the day with this true story of a forgotten hero. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
3.5/5 91% Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Ends a phase and kicks off a new one with a few surprises, some inspired choices and a couple of clichés. - [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2019
4/5 97% Booksmart (2019) Booksmart is funny, honest and revolutionary without making too much noise. - [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
4/5 81% Long Shot (2019) The unusual pairing is the perfect formula for this refreshing romantic comedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2019
4.5/5 94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) An emotional and exciting show of gratitude to all the fans that have stuck with the MCU for 11 years. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2019
3.5/5 61% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) As visually impressive and ambitious as Avatar. - [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
4/5 85% The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) A solid sequel that not only repeats, but expands on the themes introduced in the first part. - [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2019
4/5 92% The Shape of Water (2017) Guillermo del Toro's latest ask us about tolerance in a dark time in history where intolerance seems to be the root of all out tragedies. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
3/5 66% Aquaman (2018) A fascinating and admirable journey that includes almost every element of the superhero genre you can think of. - [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2018
3/5 29% Venom (2018) Every member of the cast came out to play, starting with Tom Hardy's physical and... interesting performance. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2018
3.5/5 87% First Man (2018) There's no excessive patriotism in Damien Chazelle's latest effort. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
4/5 61% Vox Lux (2018) A daring and ambitious examination of fame, pop music and terrorism. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
4/5 90% A Star Is Born (2018) Lady Gaga excels as a diluted version of herself in a moving a promising directorial debut from powerhouse Bradley Cooper. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
3.5/5 79% Halloween (2018) Michael is indeed back, and with him a great balance of nostalgia, violence and even pure brilliance. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
3/5 71% Teen Spirit (2019) Elle Fanning shines in Teen Spirit, a stylized exploration of the music industry. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
4/5 94% Wildlife (2018) Paul Dano's directorial debut is a piercing account of a family falling apart. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
3/5 63% Dog Days (2018) Dog Days offers a good balance of humor, seriousness and canine charm. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
3/5 24% The Happytime Murders (2018) The film arrives just in time to be part of an important debate about "inappropriate" or "offensive" jokes in 2018. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
3/5 23% Mile 22 (2018) Iko Uwais proves why he's one of the most exciting action stars working today. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
4/5 76% Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018) A Display of acting talent that will probably carry it through the Oscars. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
4/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Mission: Impossible - Fallout reaffirms Tom Cruise as the greatest action star in movie history. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2018
1.5/5 50% Superfly (2018) There's no style and no substance in a remake destined to be nothing more than a guilty pleasure for some. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
3.5/5 69% Ocean's 8 (2018) Ocean's 8 pulls an entertaining and improbable feat. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
4/5 84% Deadpool 2 (2018) The popular Marvel antihero is back with more action, more laughs, more meta commentary and surprisingly, more progressive ideas than in a any other superhero movie. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted May 27, 2018
4/5 85% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) The movie equivalent of a theme park ride. Has highs, lows, excitement and an ending to make sure you wanna go on it again... after you've regained your breath. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2018
4/5 92% Love, Simon (2018) A must-see romantic comedy that evokes the late John Hughes but traces its own path of inclusion, maturity and self discovery. -[Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2018
4/5 72% Ready Player One (2018) Ready Player One is the dream of every geek and pop culture aficionado. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2018
3/5 52% Tomb Raider (2018) Lara Croft is back on the big screen with the intention of breaking video game curse. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2018
4/5 45% Red Sparrow (2018) Red Sparrow is not necessarily the reunion fans of The Hunger Games were expecting, but it is definitely the one they need. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2018
2/5 23% The 15:17 to Paris (2018) A recruitment pamphlet would have proved more effective than the latest army propaganda for theaters from acclaimed director Clint Eastwood. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2018
2/5 20% The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) Once you can see past the fraudulent release strategy, you get a disappointing sci-fi full of ideas and lacking of answers. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2018
5/5 92% Phantom Thread (2018) The sexiest and most perverse movie experience of 2017 does not include a single sex scene. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2018
3/5 76% Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle offers plenty of action, but never as exciting as seeing these actors play against type. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2017
3/5 56% The Greatest Showman (2017) Hugh Jackman IS The Greatest Showman. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2017
4/5 91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) The force is strong with Rian Johnson, who delivers de most exciting, risky, adult and entertaining Star Wars movie since, well, you know which one. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2017
4/5 90% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Martin McDonagh's latest and best film to date journeys through familiar territory with no shortcuts or quick exits. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2017
3/5 40% Justice League (2017) Although it will not go unpunished for its flaws, Justice League is light years away from the disaster that were Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and the insufferable Suicide Squad. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2017
4/5 91% The Disaster Artist (2017) What could have been a parody, evolves into a touching celebration of the man behind the worst movie ever made. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
4/5 71% Kodachrome (2018) Place Kodachrome alongside some of the most genuine dramas of recent years. [Full Review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
4/5 69% mother! (2017) The most controversial and polarizing Aronosfky movie, and also his most ambitious, mother! is an experience that doesn't end when the credits start rolling. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017
5/5 95% Call Me by Your Name (2018) A timeless romance with a preserved space in the books of cinema history. [Full review in Spanish] - Movie Network EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017