Rolando Gallego

Rolando Gallego
Rolando Gallego's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): EscribiendoCine
Publications: EscribiendoCine

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
6/10 60% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) Alita: Battle Angel stands out when it liberates itself from structures. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2019
6/10 85% The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) There's nothing new here, but it evokes the first film enough to enjoy it. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
6/10 96% How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) The film recovers the most classic adventure story, and that industrial animated cinema prefers to forget. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
6/10 No Score Yet Anoche (2019) The decision to round out the cast with talent from television and traditional theatrical actors add a quality to the film that's simple and effective. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2019
5/10 78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) The artifice is revealed and, except for some musical numbers, the lack of originality and the fidelity to the first delivery do not allow its political correctness to return something novel. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2019
5/10 33% Rolling to You (Tout le monde debout) (2018) Rolling to You arrives at a bad time. It laughs at the handicapped, women and even the spectator. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2019
6/10 72% Destroyer (2018) When Destroyer dives in the entrails of the characters is when the film takes flight, shedding the presentation of Kidman in decline, and offering a separate look of the artifice to be able to show off as an actress. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2019
6/10 82% Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2019) Despite some narrative confusion with the time jumps, the film manages to recapture the nostalgia. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2019
8/10 No Score Yet Buenos Aires Al Pacifico (2018) Cyclic, repetitive film that politicizes the medium and places it at the epicenter of sensations, replicating them in the viewer, perhaps sharing feeling and sensitivity with a director to which we must pay attention. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2019
5/10 45% Second Act (2018) Second Act transits through all of the aspects of a soap opera and pretends to be a film. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2019
8/10 No Score Yet Río Mekong (2017) Rio Mekong goes beyond the anecdote and does so in great part thanks to the charisma of its leads. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2018
5/10 17% The Other Woman (Amoureux de ma femme) (2018) Despite the effort made by the protagonists, The Other Woman is unable to impose its discourse and its anachronistic humor. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2018
6/10 62% Bird Box (2018) Bird Box is Netflix's most industrial response as a film producer, with a conventional product that is sure to continue to take hold in a field that until recently was only explored by major studios. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 25, 2018
7/10 88% Jealous (Jalouse) (2017) A film that uniquely deposits its comedy so that it resounds with the audience in the form of laughter and reflection, empathizing with the character and reflecting on women, their daily life and position in the modern world. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
6/10 87% Colette (2018) Keira Knightley does what she can with the clumsy and basic guidelines of the character, a bronze semblance that also, for the lack of honesty, ends up shipwrecked despite all the efforts that the cast does. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
7/10 13% Life Itself (2018) Life Itself is proposed as an accomplished melodramatic exercise, powerful, honest, with some very lucid dialogues, about links and their derivatives. - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
4/10 No Score Yet The Stolen Princess (Vykradena pryntsesa: Ruslan i Ludmila) (2018) The lack of definition and playing with the two tones, deconstruct its structure, weaken the premises, generating boredom. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
4/10 14% Robin Hood (2018) Robin Hood ends up transforming itself into a boring and flavorless exercise in updating a story. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2018
7/10 57% The Grinch (2018) Humor and physical comedy present mask the frivolous and even triteness of the central objective of the Grinch. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
7/10 91% Black Tide (Fleuve noir) (2018) A cinema that deserves to be narrated and a resolution that affirms its statement in surprise. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
4/10 12% Peppermint (2018) Peppermint sins of arrogance when looking to surprise with action scenes choreographed, but somehow lacking and without a single dose of humor. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
8/10 37% Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Visually brilliant, with right decisions on how to keep catching the spectators, the story surprises with several twists and changes of perspective that try to give some freshness to the setting. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2018
4/10 80% Overlord (2018) The film loses its initial force by stopping to explain nazism to millennials and simplifies the allied victory and underestimates the public it's trying to aim to. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
6/10 No Score Yet Viva el palndromo! (2018) Viva el palindromo! offers a particular look from within the conflict it presents to search for answers and an obsession that advances on the lives of people who like palindromes. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2018
4/10 80% 22 July (2018) Only a moment of joy, a moment of glare and a void that leaves the sensation of loss of time when leaving the cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
7/10 91% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Crazy Rich Asians transcends borders claiming love stories as potential creators of meaning in a moment where the screens are multiplied with superheroes. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2018
7/10 86% A Simple Favor (2018) A Simple Favor proves that when the ideas are clear and the interpretations achieved, there is no proposal that is shipwrecked in the attempts to present oneself a way and to want to be something else. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2018
8/10 83% Juliet, Naked (2018) The film works as a romantic comedy because it makes its characters vulnerable. The vivid description adds psychological and emotional facets that humanizes them and makes them endearing. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2018
7/10 90% A Star Is Born (2018) Cooper conveys the love between both with craft in his directorial debut. But also the fears and miseries that accompany success: Absences, lies and ridicule shift the focus of its predecessors. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
7/10 No Score Yet White Blood (Sangre Blanca) (2018) Sangre Blanca powers atmospheres and climates. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
10/10 No Score Yet The Flower (La flor) (2016) Ambitious. Risky. Epic. Unclassifiable. La Flor is an act of pure love. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2018
7/10 No Score Yet Amor urgente (2018) The principal virtue of Amor Urgente is the way it tells the story in its own way that consolidates in a freshness and innocence. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2018
6/10 91% The Accused (Acusada) (2018) The Accused prefers to delve into the family universe, a space in which the tension in crescendo, determines the position in front of what counts and, in addition, reveals the hidden face of the protagonists. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
7/10 85% The Wife (2018) The ability of Björn Runge to build the narrative from details with flashbacks advance some information about the truth of marriage, allows small conflicts to begin to build a timeline towards the final outcome. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
8/10 22% The Happytime Murders (2018) Melissa McCarthy and co. enhance the humor and the film doesn't condescend to the spectator, but instead tries to push audiences out of their comfort zone to take them to a universe of lust and plush. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2018
6/10 90% An Unexpected Love (El amor menos pensado) (2018) The secondary characters invigorate the script that seeks to go through the years of the protagonists to understand the transformation of each one of them. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018
8/10 100% My Own Place (Casa propia) (2018) Casa Propia speaks of the place that the protagonist needs, which is not necessarily habitational, it is the repair to be able to connect with himself despite the fact that the outside constantly questions him... [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018
7/10 81% Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again will delight fans of the saga and especially fans of ABBA. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2018
7/10 45% Marrowbone (2018) Spectators will be entertained with a series of characters that reveal the necessity to hide and isolate themselves in an abandoned home rather than just scaring with blood and deaths. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2018
5/10 60% Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Avoiding leaving its comfort zone, the film loses the opportunity to continue exploring "evil" as a vector of the story and prefers to retrace the steps of Drac's search for love and company without surprises, let alone rebellion. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2018
5/10 20% Like Mother, Like Daughter (Telle mère, telle fille) (2017) Like Mother, Like Daughter ultimately fails in its stereotyped construction of its characters and in resolving its conflicts in an obvious and boring manner. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2018
7/10 38% Gringo (2018) An exciting adventure that has the best of Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino action scenes in its DNA. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2018
7/10 83% Blockers (2018) [Blockers] is an effective comedy that consolidates a dynamic narrative with ferocious gags and punchlines. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2018
6/10 72% The Ritual (2017) Ritual demonstrates [David Bruckner's] narrative maturity and his attempt to build something different for his solo career. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet Las Vegas (2018) Villegas not only relies on gags and physical humor, but also lets dialogue disarm conflict... [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2018
6/10 No Score Yet Yo Sandro, la Película (2018) The myth in Yo Sandro is re-awakened and with the artist himself as his own vector creates a film that is an ideal product for fans. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2018
7/10 39% The Strangers: Prey At Night (2018) Desperation generates the principal conflict and creates the necessary empathy to relate with the protagonist's dealings with death. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
7/10 No Score Yet Malambo, The Good Man (Malambo, el hombre bueno) (2018) Malambo, The Good Man has moments of unique beauty and other moments where the exploration of form exceed its origin. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
6/10 No Score Yet Perdida (2018) With a precise technique, Perdida is a good exercise in the genre that does not renounce its need to generate a quality national product without betraying localism all while speaking to a theme of social interest. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2018
6/10 60% Ploey: You Never Fly Alone (2018) An effective adventure and fable. [Full Review in Spanish] - EscribiendoCine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2018