Ruben Peralta Rigaud

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

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
46% Murder Mystery (2019) Murder Mystery benefits from the fact that it definitely doesn't take itself seriously. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2019
98% Toy Story 4 (2019) It feels like a nice, warm final hug before we all have to grow up and move on. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2019
89% Rocketman (2019) Taron Egerton delivers. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2019
No Score Yet La Isla Rota (2019) A brave contribution. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
22% Men in Black International (2019) The sci-fi comedy settles in the midfield, gains enormously with the cast's sympathetic duo, which we would like to see more of, but with a script that does justice to the plot and has a story to tell. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
97% Booksmart (2019) Wilde and her collaborators have done something extraordinary and praiseworthy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
23% Dark Phoenix (2019) Despite all its shortcomings, the film entertains, if you're not very demanding. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
No Score Yet Chicuarotes (2019) [Chicuarotes] has plenty of energy, but an unstable dramatic strategy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2019
57% Aladdin (2019) An adventure fairy tale and an extremely entertaining musical. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2019
No Score Yet Colours (2019) The character are incomplete and with dialogues that surpass melodrama. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2019
93% The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil (2019) An entertaining old-school thriller. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 30, 2019
100% Journey to a Mother's Room (Viaje al cuarto de una madre) (2018) Director Celia Rico Clavellino takes her time to focus her story. Once she does, this becomes a nuanced and enjoyable study of mother-daughter relationships. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 30, 2019
83% Quién te cantará (2018) It's a battle of tremendous female performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2019
10% Mektoub, My Love: Intermezzo (2019) Clearly voyeuristic and slimy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2019
51% Matthias and Maxime (2019) This is not only a film about oppressed love, but also an ode to friendship. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2019
52% Young Ahmed (Le Jeune Ahmed) (2019) Feels incomplete. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2019
98% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) A brilliantly written satirical-suspense comedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2019
64% Frankie (2019) Frankie simply lacks substance, leaving the actors' good work in limbo. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2019
92% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is super fun, full of nearly 160 nostalgic minutes, gifting us the Tarantino we know in the last 15 of them. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2019
90% John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019) The murderous ballet created by director Chad Stahelski and his team... is simply fantastic. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
67% Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) Director Rob Letterman's film looks impressive, the pokemon have been fantastically animated and thanks to Ryan Reynolds there are many laughs. But.. the level of the plot and the narrative style never reach a certain value. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 13, 2019
56% Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) With piercing blue eyes, a warm smile and an intelligence beyond his years, Zac Efron portrays this man perfectly here. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2019
94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) Avengers: Endgame teaches us in three hours... to cling to the faintest light at the end of the tunnel, fight for it and be willing to sacrifice even for the common good. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019
98% Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé (2019) While the live recordings capture the energy of the show and give a glimpse into the genesis of the story, Homecoming is actually a calculated and superficial film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2019
92% Disneynature: Penguins (2019) As a visual piece, Penguins is a beautiful collage of panoramic views of the Arctic, stunning wildlife shots and incredible underwater perspectives. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2019
91% Shazam! (2019) Presents more of the same with a funny premise. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2019
57% Pet Sematary (2019) Although Pet Sematary is not the genre's best, it's a solid film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2019
93% Screwball (2019) Clearly, [Billy] Corben had fun directing this film, weaving an odyssey of idiotic criminality with a narrative full of joy and style. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2019
76% Hotel Mumbai (2019) Hotel Mumbai brilliantly presents... emotionally powerful performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
47% Dumbo (2019) [Tim Burton] still has an eye for exuberant images, navigating between the fantastic and the macabre. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
94% Us (2019) [Jordan Peele] succeeds in establishing Us as a shocking home invasion classic. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2019
89% The Good Girls (Las niñas bien) (2018) It's one of those stories we've already seen, but [director and writer Alejandra Márquez] Abella keeps things interesting. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
72% Triple Frontier (2019) Triple Frontier is the lowest point in JC Chandor's filmography, without becoming a mediocre result. [Full review in Spanish]. - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
89% Tremors (Temblores) (2019) Unfortunately, the rest of the film fails to stay at the same level as the opening scene and, often, simply repeats what we already know. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
100% Divine Love (2019) Full of surprising ideas. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
100% Miriam Lies (Miriam Miente) (2018) [Dulce Rodríguez] gives us a superb performance. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
78% Captain Marvel (2019) The film works quite well. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
89% Arctic (2019) The film will not revolutionize the genre. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
93% The Favourite (2018) The Favourite [is Yorgos Lanthimos'] most conventional but equally venomous film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2019
80% We Are the Heat (2019) This is not a great movie, and maybe not even a particularly good one, but it's nice and unpretentious. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
63% Velvet Buzzsaw (2019) Unfortunately, Gilroy's ingenuity is limited to a few individual scenes. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
74% Destroyer (2018) It's like a whirlpool, in which the spectator is absorbed along with the main character, but in the end we return to the same starting place and don't know how. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
85% The Wife (2018) One wonders what this film would be without Glenn Close. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
94% Wildlife (2018) For his part, Dano adheres to a delicate realization, without a false note. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
40% The Upside (2019) Following a drama as moving as the Green Book... The Upside offers a slightly similar version of the same type of formula without the sophisticated gravitas. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
7/10 37% Glass (2019) Shyamalan brings together in Glass the narrative lines of Unbreakable and Split in a satisfying and coherent way. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
80% Perfectos Desconocidos (2019) Perfectos Desconocidos' script is simple and that's why it works. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2019
86% A Twelve-Year Night (La noche de 12 años) (2018) A Twelve-Year Night slowly digs a path into the heart of the spectator, in a successful integration of prison drama, historical reconstruction and a message of unwavering hope. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2019
94% Blindspotting (2018) In the form of a delirious bromance, where the digressions are numerous, [director Carlos López Estrada] never loses the thread of his plot, until an apotheosis of final sequences. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2019
66% Vice (2018) Vice is a well-made film, fascinatingly written and full of excellent performances, but I simply think it could accentuate its focus more and not present a series of anecdotes packaged together. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2019