Paul Lenti

Paul Lenti
Paul Lenti's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Variety
Publications: Variety

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
No Score Yet Latin Nights (1993) Presenting a spectrum of Latin music -- tangos, salsa, folk, jazz and experimental -- pic could do OK on small-screen cultural format. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Ordinary Magic (1993) While the actors work hard, script's overall facile characterizations and predictable plot development detract from real tension. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Secuestro: A Story of A Kidnapping (1993) With "Secuestro," Motta shows a firm hand, avoiding easy sentimentality and creating a document that functions as an indictment of a system that has established itself between the haves and the have-nots. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Serpientes y escaleras (1993) This ambitious second feature by Mexican helmer Busi Cortes concerns such explosive themes... yet it meanders through a muddled soap opera plot that eventually leaves viewers indifferent to the plight of its characters. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Vagas Para Mocas de Fino Trato (1993) While the film may provoke some interest, auds will ultimately be frustrated by its overall shortcomings. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Tempus De Baristas (1993) Effective documentary shows those caught in a world where their way of life is being displaced by modernization. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Aga Ni Ikiru (1993) Film's intimate approach brings viewers into the daily lives and concerns of those affected, making their plight all the more palpable. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Imagining Indians (1993) Although the message of "Imagining Indians" is valid, pic's fanciful approach and occasionally shrill tone become off-putting over the long haul. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet El misterio de los ojos escarlata (1994) "The Mystery of the Scarlet Eyes" is a charming compilation film that chronicles the first half of the 20th century through the eyes of a Venezuelan entrepreneur. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Ambar (1994) Despite problems, pic should attract some interest for its ambitious effort and novel approach. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Bienvenido - Welcome (1994) Pic is rife with in-jokes that are hilarious to those familiar with Retes' earlier films, yet can be enjoyed by the uninitiated as well. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Deserted Seas (1995) This script has something to do with the conquest of Mexico and an angel that represents Juan's father, but it is all very confused, and these scenes go nowhere. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet Loving Ghosts (Phantoms in Love) (Amorosos Fantasmas) (1994) Goyri does an effective job with the character of the eccentric-yet-attractive detective. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet The Airship (El dirigible) (1994) Touted as a rare feature from Uruguay, "The Dirigible" is a pretentious mess that meanders for 1 1/2 hours without going anywhere. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
No Score Yet 'Til Death (1999) Overall, the film admirably manages to conjure up this marginal world of violence and street gangs. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2019
67% Together Alone (1993) Miraculously produced on a $ 7,000 budget, helmer P.J. Castellaneta pulls off a small wonder, producing a viable static pic that has captured both critical and public attention. - Variety EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2019