Rubén Romero Santos

Rubén Romero Santos
Rubén Romero Santos's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Cinemanía (Spain)
Publications: Cinemanía (Spain)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2/5 4% Mary (2019) Interesting, but not original. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2020
3/5 80% Remember? (Ricordi?) (2018) There's no doubt that some of the images are very beautiful, but it is also undeniable that the continuous fragmentation... misleads the viewer. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 19, 2020
4/5 97% First Love (Hatsukoi) (2019) A grand guignol. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2020
3.5/5 90% Tel Aviv on Fire (2019) [Dan Kleinman and Sameh Zoabi] put their mark on an intelligent script. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2020
3/5 88% Onward (2020) Onward is not a bad movie. It has bright moments... [But] Onward is conventional, probably the worst that can be said of a Pixar movie. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2020
3/5 No Score Yet The Best Is Yet to Come (Le meilleur reste à venir) (2019) It's a joy to see [Fabrice Luchini and Patrick Bruel] having a great time on screen. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2020
2/5 8% Fantasy Island (2020) Maybe Blumhouse should have invited some guests (and some screenwriters) to the island that have more inventiveness than a reality show contestant. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2020
2.5/5 No Score Yet Casanova, Last Love (Dernier amour) (2020) A risky bet... that doesn't just work. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
3.5/5 100% Hasta que la Boda nos Separe (2018) The best French comedy of the year... is Spanish. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
2.5/5 48% Underwater (2020) What is done here is, simply and plainly, revisiting Alien by shamelessly submerging it underwater. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2020
4/5 67% Fortuna (2018) Depicts the daily life of an Ethiopian girl... in a very painterly way. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2019
4.5/5 76% Richard Jewell (2019) Only [Clint Eastwood] is capable of blending genres as far removed as courtroom drama, melodrama, propagandist and... comedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2019
4/5 36% 6 Underground (2019) The king of excessive action cinema has returned. Long live the king. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
2/5 72% Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) More is not always better. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2019
3.5/5 100% Advantages of Travelling by Train (Ventajas de viajar en tren) (2019) The film is delivered to an uncompleted apology of eschatology, as brave as risky. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
3.5/5 57% Farmageddon (2011) Seeing a sheep in outer space to the beat of The Chemical Brothers' Out of Control is well worth the admission. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2019
3.5/5 100% Someone, Somewhere (Deux moi) (2019) [Director Cédric] Kaplisch draws a dramatic pirouette consisting of deconstructing one of romantic cinema's recurring and inevitable moments. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2019
2.5/5 80% Sir (2018) A conventional and popular story. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
1.5/5 27% A Million Little Pieces (2019) Excessively conventional. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
1.5/5 71% Litus (2019) The spectator is lost in that bourgeois Catalan environment. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
4/5 83% Crawl (2019) Light years away from Sharknado. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2019
3.5/5 78% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) All in all, this cocktail of blood, nostalgia and a few drops of denunciation is most refreshing for this hot summer. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2019
2.5/5 68% I Am Legend (2007) Nothing is scarier than Francis Lawrence's direction. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
3/5 52% Tell It to the Bees (2019) The novelty of the story is a romance, between two tremendous women. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2019
3.5/5 89% Missing Link (2019) The animators shine... However, its many technical virtues fail to communicate the magic of [Laika's] predecessors. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2019
2.5/5 No Score Yet Like a Cat on a Highway (Come un gatto in Tangenziale) (2017) There is something unlikely about the way [Paola Cortellesi] chews gum and sports tattoos as a suburban MILF: really, she's a fish out of water - but we're not completely sure that that is the intention of the film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
4/5 46% Dumbo (2019) Dumbo is, at the same time, a tribute to the cinema... and a ruthless criticism of the industry that surrounds it. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Taxi a Gibraltar (2019) The problem is that they... try to stuff a romantic comedy, an episodic and even an adventure and mystery story in the trunk of this Taxi to Gibraltar. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
3/5 100% The Royal Exchange (L'échange des princesses) (2018) The true objective of the film, the denunciation of heteropatriarchy, is devastating. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019
5/5 No Score Yet Notes for a Heist Movie (Apuntes para una película de atracos) (2018) The best and most intelligent Spanish comedy of the year. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
3/5 51% Ismael's Ghosts (Les fantômes d'Ismaël) (2018) Cotillard and Gainsbourg sustain the film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
4.5/5 80% A Twelve-Year Night (La noche de 12 años) (2018) The beginning will undoubtedly be among the best shots of the year. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
3/5 88% El fotógrafo de Mauthausen (2018) Direct and effective. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
3.5/5 81% The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018) The film contains traces of those charming Ealing comedies and their sparkling dialogue. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
3/5 79% Halloween (2018) The dying franchise is resurrected thanks to feminine power. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
3.5/5 74% The Mercy (2018) In particular, Firth stands out enveloped in that aura of sad and nineteenth-century romanticism that has trailed him since he was Mr. Darcy in the 1995 version of Pride and Prejudice. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
3.5/5 85% Just to Be Sure (Ôtez-moi d'un doute) (2017) In a story about fatherhood, nobody represents it better than the protagonist, François Demiens. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2018
3.5/5 No Score Yet El Mundo Es Suyo (2018) [Alfonso] Sánchez and [Alberto] López love their characters, and it's one of their weaknesses... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
3.5/5 99% McQueen (2018) The best thing about the documentary is that it focuses on McQueen's ability to create imaginative shows in his presentation of the collections. [Full review in Spanish - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2018
4.5/5 No Score Yet Camarón: Flamenco y Revolución (2018) It's almost impossible to make a bad documentary about the world of flamenco: such is the magnetic power of its performers. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
2/5 40% Marry Me, Dude (Épouse-moi mon pote) (2017) Less 2018 than 1978. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet Beata ignoranza (2017) What began as a completely conventional comedy of entanglements, becomes, thus, a moving film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
3.5/5 100% The Sower (Le semeur) (2019) A dazzling and vindicating debut. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2018
2/5 No Score Yet Pickpockets (2018) The director seems embarrassed to recognize his millennial fascination, and resorts without conviction to the predictable Latin American canon (systemic corruption, racism, family disintegration) without deepening it... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2018
1.5/5 46% The Laws of Thermodynamics (Las Leyes de la Termodinámica) (2018) A lot of physics and little chemistry. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2018
3.5/5 60% It's for Your Own Good (Es por tu bien) (2017) ... the scriptwriters [Manuel] Burque and [Josep] Gatell shine... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
3.5/5 92% Land of Mine (Under Sandet) (2017) Brilliantly played by a handful of young German actors. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
2.5/5 71% The Tribe (La tribu) (2018) ... this Mediterranean Full Monty both will have to repeatedly show [Paco León's] outstanding and worthy dancing skill. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2018
4/5 No Score Yet Celestial Camel (Nebesnyy Verblyud) (2015) Technically brilliant... [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
2/5 No Score Yet Nagasaki: Memories of My Son (2016) ... it is, at times, tedious. [Full review in Spanish] - Cinemanía (Spain) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2017