Ruben Peralta Rigaud

Ruben Peralta Rigaud
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Cocalecas, Cineasta
Location: Miami, FL

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
21% The Starling (2021) The only redeeming quality of this movie is putting Kevin Kline in front of the camera, [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2021
85% The Humans (2021) The script is rife with cutting comments, understated sadness, and surprising moments of genuine warmth. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2021
73% The Guilty (2021) Nic Pizzolatto's script offers little improvement over the 2018 original, but Fuqua's confident direction and Gyllenhaal's powerful performance are worth the price of admission. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2021
74% The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (2021) Interpretive pomp and good filmmaking. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2021
95% I'm Your Man (2021) Despite all the futuristic speculation, the film is a fairly conventional romantic comedy... And yet [the two main characters] are a lot of fun to watch. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2021
76% Malignant (2021) Those who are not averse to solid trashy excursions will get their money's worth here. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2021
92% Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021) Thanks to the exciting talent in front of and behind the camera, the film undoubtedly deserves a look, but it's far from the great success it could have been. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2021
66% Respect (2021) The Queen of Soul deserves more than a standard biopic that barely scratches the surface of who she was and the legacy she left. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2021
88% Nine Days (2021) It's quiet and deliberate, but absolutely mesmerizing. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2021
86% The Night House (2021) The filmmaker puts a formidable visual game of mirrors into practice, which fits beautifully with the story's unsettling conclusion. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2021
37% Reminiscence (2021) Lisa Joy developed a very interesting basic idea for her directorial debut... ,[but] Joy makes it difficult for the public to empathize with the characters, you can tell that she's being rushed by her own story. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2021
80% Free Guy (2021) Ryan Reynolds's childish charm remains unsurpassed. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2021
46% Beckett (2021) Beckett can feel like the wrong man in the wrong place at the wrong time and in the wrong movie. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2021
19% Sweet Girl (2021) An entertaining popcorn film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2021
90% The Suicide Squad (2021) Here, everyone just does what they want, and that's really good news for a DC Comics movie. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2021
62% Jungle Cruise (2021) Unfortunately, the film declines markedly towards the end, although it does try to show off there. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2021
50% Old (2021) Like some of Shyamalan's best works, Old is often disjointed, erratic, and excessive, but out of this cinematic hodgepodge emerges flashes of great cinema [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2021
26% Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021) A digital pyrotechnics of technical possibilities rushes towards us and barely gives us a chance to breathe. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2021
79% Black Widow (2021) Sadly quickly degenerates into a maddening mess of unnecessary scenes, mildly well-choreographed action, and a comic book megalomania that... is actually completely out of place here. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2021
52% The Tomorrow War (2021) Takes itself very seriously, much more than the ridiculous story allows. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2021
59% F9 (2021) This wild ride features the flawless stunt work and driving you've come to expect from F&F movies, as well as the now iconic characters that many fans have bonded with. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2021
91% A Quiet Place Part II (2021) Unlike many other horror films, where people are ultimately only a means to an end, here you really get the feeling that you're dealing with real people... the film doesn't shy away from showing the ugly sides of human nature. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2021
91% Luca (2021) Luca is packed with technical brilliance... full of vitality and joie de vivre. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2021
56% The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021) At least it tries to break new ground by telling a totally different story that also allows the main characters to be shown in a different dynamic. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2021
16% Infinite (2021) Playing around with the concept of reincarnation is certainly promising, but Infinite makes the plot absurd for no reason. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2021
74% Cruella (2021) At the end of the day, the most fun comes from seeing the two actresses not only bitterly duel, but also clearly enjoy their not exactly subtle roles. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2021
26% The Woman in the Window (2021) There is nothing that really creates tension. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 27, 2021
67% Army Of The Dead (2021) Army of the Dead doesn't claim to be anything deep... It's certainly a movie where you can turn your brain off and enjoy the carnage, but it has so many intriguing concepts that you don't necessarily have to. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 25, 2021
94% In the Heights (2021) In the Heights captures the joy that we rarely see our communities experience on screen. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2021
61% Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021) Sheridan's commitment to authenticity is what makes him stand out and it really delivers on that promise in terms of production. - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2021
37% Spiral: From the Book of Saw (2021) Whether it's digging into Zeke's personal life, or forming a remotely cohesive, if not thought-provoking, statement about police violence in America, [Spiral] just wastes our time. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2021
60% Profile (2021) in the end, the film is exciting, surprising due to its consistent rhythm and the intelligence of its subject. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2021
66% Wrath of Man (2021) [A] enjoyable story with good action, but nothing terriblby special. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2021
37% The Marksman (2021) It's refreshing to see Neeson in a more thoughtful role that distances himself from the invincible tough guys he's most often identified with. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2021
79% Synchronic (2020) Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead... continue to break the limits of the film genre. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2021
44% Tom Clancy's Without Remorse (2021) There's nothing here that you haven't seen a thousand times before in better-produced movies and TV shows. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2021
55% Mortal Kombat (2021) Say what you will about the '95 Mortal Kombat, but screenwriter Kevin Droney... understood that knowing the characters put into play what was necessary so that the fights, as ridiculous as they were, had substance. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2021
75% Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) Sit down, have some popcorn and enjoy the show. - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2021
No Score Yet Hotel Coppelia (2021) [Lumi Lizardo] delivers a sober and forceful performance about what it means to stand up for yourself no matter the cost. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2021
84% Nobody (2021) Better Call Saul fans will love seeing this side of Odenkirk, and Nobody is wonderful because of, not in spite of, its lead actor. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2021
67% Crisis (2021) Crisis' heart is in the right place and that makes it worth watching... Had [Nicholas Jarecki] refined the script and focused solely on Oldman's plot, Crisis could have been a truly intriguing and vital exposition. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2021
86% The Courier (2020) The Courier stays afloat thanks to Buckley, Cumberbatch and Ninidze's performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2021
37% Cherry (2021) Cherry fails to tackle its poignant subject beyond the genre's widely used formats. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2021
49% Coming 2 America (2021) It's certainly not a bad movie, but it... can't be recommended without reservations. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2021
75% The Mauritanian (2021) The cast's performances are subdued and measured, the direction is determined, and the script unfolds in two timelines at a diligent pace. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2021
94% Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) The film draws you into its exciting spell, as well as its heroine, from the beginning. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2021
56% The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021) While the film features a powerful performance by singer-songwriter Andra Day, the narrative as a whole is unfortunately not supportive of its absorbing authenticity and marvelous musicality. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2021
78% I Care a Lot (2021) A scathing reckoning with the American dream. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2021
67% Penguin Bloom (2021) Penguin Bloom makes for a solid and heartfelt movie, though the most memorable thing about it is simply covered in feathers. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2021
57% Malcolm & Marie (2021) [Zendaya and John David Washington] bring life to the film and make the dramatic twists understandable... However, in terms of content, it seems very heterogeneous. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2021