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Sebastian Zavala Kahn

Sebastian Zavala Kahn
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/4 93% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) ...a notable dramedy, a film that never takes the easy path, and develops its story in an emotionally honest way... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2018
1/4 No Score Yet In the Name of the King 2 (2011) ...cheaper, worse acted, and more boring and visually poor than its predecessor. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Más Gamers
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2018
3/4 77% All the Money in the World (2017) The best thing about the movie is (...) Plummer's performance as Getty. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2018
3/4 79% The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) ...if you consider it as a symbolic exercise, and not as a story that must be taken literally, it turns into a disturbingly hypnotising movie. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Me gusta el cine
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2018
3.5/4 88% The Post (2018) ...a fascinating story that never feels like a sermon or a moralistic tale. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2018
2.5/4 50% The Misguided (2018) A flawed-yet-interesting effort from a man seemingly capable of doing it all (...) and a commendable first attempt at crafting something ambitious and realistic.‐ ScreenAnarchy
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2018
3.5/4 98% The Big Sick (2017) It's a pity that "The Big Sick" didn't get released in Peruvian theatres; I'm sure people looking for something different, entertaining, intelligent and deeply personal would have enjoyed it. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Me gusta el cine
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2018
3/4 66% The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) The good news is that Guy Ritchie injects the film with enough ingenuity so as not to insult his viewers...[Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 59% Southpaw (2015) ...'Southpaw' focuses not on violence, but on its characters, which is why it ends up being superior to other, similar films. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 64% Magallanes (2014) ...dealing with complex themes such as rape, sexual slavery and regret, the film demonstrates an unexpected maturity from Salvador del Solar. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3.5/4 41% She's Funny That Way (2015) ...it left me smiling for hours, and although it deals with complex themes such as divorce, infidelity and prostitution, Bogdanovich treats them in a fun and light way. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/4 No Score Yet Sinister Circle (Cementerio General 2) (2016) ...a clear improvement over its predecessor; visually impressive and competently acted. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2/4 15% Playing It Cool (2015) 'Playing it Cool' is disappointing not because it's unlike any other romantic comedy, but because it tries not to be one and fails spectacularly. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 No Score Yet Alias Maria (2015) 'Alias Maria' is a powerful movie. Imperfect, maybe a little slow for some, but nevertheless gratifying. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2/4 9% Fantastic Four (2015) ...a clash of visions and styles, a story that begins with promise only to descend to full-on mediocrity and, finally, after an inexplicable change of tone, conclude in a stupid and lazy way. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) ...pure, relentless action. It's fun without being dumb, full of punches and kicks and explosions that never wear out their welcome. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/4 56% Paper Towns (2015) 'Paper Towns' is an admirable film more due to what it tries to do, than to the final product, and although it does entertain, it could've done a lot more. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
1/4 17% The Vatican Tapes (2015) Scary? Nah. Stupid, chaotic, predictable, boring, and insulting? Yup. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/4 46% Ted 2 (2015) ...thanks to its simple-yet-relevant plot and a great amount of jokes that do work, 'Ted 2' works: it makes you laugh. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 82% Ant-Man (2015) ...it feels like a simpler, smaller movie, which couldn't be more appropriate, considering the powers of its protagonist. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 26% Terminator Genisys (2015) ...it gives new life to the franchise, and tells a story that balances the new stuff with pure nostalgia. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/4 55% Woman in Gold (2015) ...it doesn't take any risks and it doesn't try to surprise its audience, which makes it feel more like a (well-made) TV production than a theatrical movie. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
4/4 98% Inside Out (2015) It made me want to be a kid again. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 16% Aloft (2015) All that Aloft wants to do is to tell a story about a son and his mother, surrounding it with spiritual themes and metaphors involving falconry. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/4 No Score Yet Climas (2015) ...the three stories Perez decided to tell all feel very intimate, realistic, and relevant to our contemporary society. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 50% San Andreas (2015) 'San Andreas' is the kind of movie one sees with the biggest bag of popcorn available; it's pure and simple escapism, fun without pretensions. Watch it in 3D, and watch it with little expectations, and you'll have a good time. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 82% The Bélier Family (La famille Bélier) (2014) A light and agreeable movie; it's not particularly memorable, but it's got nothing offensively bad about it either. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/4 56% The Age of Adaline (2015) ...it's a frustrating movie because it never really takes full advantage of its potential. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3.5/4 97% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) I left the theatre trembling and with my hands sweating, and that's the best compliment one can give to a movie of this kind. Let the sequels come! [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/4 75% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) ...it works on its own terms, proving Whedon's skill at managing an epic story full of different heroes and villains. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2018
3/4 80% Furious 7 (2015) It's an interesting mixture: it's dumb and over-the-top, but also, due to Walker's death, emotional and solemn. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2018
3.5/4 82% Molly's Game (2018) "Fast, intense, and impeccably acted, the movie is everything one would expect from a story written by Sorkin". [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2018
3.5/4 97% Life Itself (2014) ...a revelation, an approach to the life of a fascinating man we only knew through his work. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3.5/4 37% Project Almanac (2015) As a story, as an experience, it's one of the most underrated movies of the last few years. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3.5/4 84% Cinderella (2015) ...it's full of magic, it lacks cynicism, and it's hiptotizingly beautiful and ingenious.[Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
2/4 29% Insurgent (2015) ...despite being like some sort of Frankenstein's monster, made of different elements taken from superior stories, the movie never bored me. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3/4 74% Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015) A good movie that had the potential of being great. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3.5/4 78% The Theory of Everything (2014) ...the best thing about the film are the performances (especially Redmayne's) and James Marsh's elegant directing... [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
1/4 25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) I'm really worried about the fact that some people (especially girls) regard Mr. Grey as an object of desire, as some sort of ideal man. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3.5/4 33% Beauty And The Beast (La belle et la bête) (2016) An unexpected success; a film that's received little to no promotion here in Peru, but that ended up being really good. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
2/4 72% American Sniper (2015) I expected much more from Eastwood, Cooper, and the rest of the cast and crew. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
4/4 94% Whiplash (2014) If you're anything like me, you'll leave the theatre trembling to the rhythm of jazz drums. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
4/4 91% Birdman (2014) ...expertly acted and innovatively shot, it makes an excellent use of music, space, dialogue, satire... everything! [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3.5/4 91% The Imitation Game (2014) It's very satisfying when a movie manages to generate some discussion, and makes one want to know more about its source of inspiration. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
2/4 28% Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) Scott tried to give the "epic" treatment to the Moses story, and failed. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3/4 70% Into the Woods (2014) I recommend it to some fans of the musicals, but no one else. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
2.5/4 51% Magic in the Moonlight (2014) In short, and despite its title, I didn't feel the movie had enough "magic". [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3/4 89% Big Hero 6 (2014) One of the few recent blockbusters of which I really expect a sequel. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
1.5/4 59% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) ...the worst of the Middle Earth adventures. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018
3/4 86% John Wick (2014) ...it's exciting, the fights are impressively choreographed, direction is very stylish, and it's excellent on a technical level. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cinencuentro
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2018