Ruben Peralta Rigaud

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

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
100% Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles (Buñuel en el laberinto de las tortugas) (2019) The film reminds us of the power of the image. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2020
96% I Lost My Body (2019) [An] extraordinary tale. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 31, 2019
74% Richard Jewell (2019) Eastwood has a gift for comedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2019
97% Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) (2020) Céline Sciamma has created a film that is both beautiful and intelligent, sensual and intellectually stimulating, but, above all, a totally feminist film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
81% The Report (2019) The Report is a critical movie that portrays an important event and is capable of entertaining. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2019
93% Honey Boy (2019) The film is Shia LaBeouf's commendable attempt to exorcize his personal demons on the big screen. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2019
52% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) The movie can entertain from beginning to end as long as you adjust your expectations. Some scenes have good ideas, are visually impressive, and are kept alive by the wonderful interaction between Daisy Ridley and Adam Driver. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2019
20% Cats (2019) All of it seems quite alienating most of the time. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2019
85% Les Misérables (2020) Ladj Ly succeeds in constructing a strong narrative until its extraordinary final sequence. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2019
37% 6 Underground (2019) Fans of extravagant action movies will certainly have a great time, however, behind the elegant stimuli on the surface, many questionable elements shine. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
83% Just Mercy (2020) Just Mercy could do more to explore the interesting characters he presents. - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
83% Waves (2019) An emotional roller coaster. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2019
96% The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) An undeniably cheerful feature. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2019
69% Bombshell (2019) There's a potent irony between the justice that Kelly, Carlson and others sought and their politics, both in real life and on the screen, that the film never addresses in a satisfactory way. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
95% Little Women (2019) It reminds us how far we have come... and how much we have left to create to make this world a better place to live. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
60% A Rainy Day in New York (2019) The banal developments of the plot feel increasingly implausible and give the impression that Allen has lost all desire for meaningful and animated narratives. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
91% Uncut Gems (2019) Uncut Gems is a film that literally won't let you get up from your seat until the final credits. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2019
89% 1917 (2020) War is hell no matter what perspective you look at it. However, Sam Mendes chose 1917 to show a perspective we will never forget. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2019
95% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) A bright and sensitive story. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2019
97% American Factory (2019) Perhaps one of the best documentaries this year. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2019
91% The Biggest Little Farm (2019) An interesting documentary about the cycle of nature. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2019
97% Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) [Pain and Glory] stands out from the rest of the filmmaker's filmography. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2019
71% The King (2019) The film not only puts aside Shakespeare's verses in favor of modern language, but also makes several other changes in the original that flow naturally. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2019
91% The Lighthouse (2019) With Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson, Eggers' intransigent vision is backed by two fabulous actors whose interaction adds to the threatening and desperate atmosphere of the film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
80% Holy Beasts (La Fiera y la Fiesta) (2019) Holy Beasts is a provocative and confusing film, which finds genius in the election of its cast. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
70% Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) What remains is a franchise that, after its fourth attempt at resuscitation, is nothing more than a Frankenstein's monster and a very long journey full of unsatisfactory nostalgia and moments of deja vu. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
63% Fractured (2019) Fractured actually manages to keep these circus plates spinning for longer than most, but lacks ambition. Even so, it's fun to see them spin. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
26% Gemini Man (2019) Not everything seen in Gemini Man is really convincing, either visually or in terms of content. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2019
91% El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019) A satisfactory product, far from being both a mere commercial operation and a simple nostalgic revival. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2019
83% This is not Berlin (2019) This is not Berlin can be a bit disconcerting at times, but it's the wild version of of a good storyteller's adolescence. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2019
59% In the Shadow of the Moon (2019) In spite of everything, the film feels solid and should entertain [its] target audience during its duration. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2019
84% Ad Astra (2019) Proves that James Gray is a very talented director. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2019
96% The Irishman (2019) Scorcese has without a doubt created another classic. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
67% Human Capital (2019) While the cast offers exceptionally functional performances, the messy structure and the careless script fail to bring the characters to life. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2019
86% Zombi Child (2020) [Director Bertrand Bonello] pays a vibrant tribute to the first zombie movies. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
87% Hustlers (2019) Hustlers is a conventional movie, but a very good conventional movie. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
41% Wasp Network (2019) [The cast's] performance is affected due to the aforementioned writing and editing problems. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
100% Heroic Losers (La odisea de los giles) (2019) A well-made comedy about a group of misfits. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
42% The Laundromat (2019) The Laundromat is very well written... And if that is not enough, Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas are always worth it. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
95% Marriage Story (2019) Baumbach completely trusts his main characters, and gives free rein to their respective talents. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
97% Dolemite Is My Name (2019) Murphy is undoubtedly the soul of this movie. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
79% Proxima (2019) [Proxima] has a heart and actually leads the viewer to connect with the feeling of that unique bond between mother and daughter. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
89% The Two Popes (2019) Pryce (The Wife) offers an extraordinary performance as the current Pope, while Hopkins' character's arc presents a fascinating evolution. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2019
71% The Aeronauts (2019) An exciting adventure movie that focuses on spectacular sequences, which works quite well. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2019
97% Knives Out (2019) A hellishly entertaining game. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
62% Motherless Brooklyn (2019) The film works for the more patient audience. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
80% Jojo Rabbit (2019) A brief and charming manual for satire. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
92% Ford v Ferrari (2019) The heart and soul of Ford V Ferrari is the chemistry between Matt Damon and Christian Bale as Carroll Shelby and Ken Miles. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
69% Joker (2019) We can be content to enjoy a work that manages to modernize a character carved in the collective imagination in a completely original way. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
100% La Llorona (2019) La Llorona works best in its silences, its dark alleys and the past attacks that are much more lingering than any ghost's curse. [Full review in Spanish] - Cocalecas EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019