William Venegas

William Venegas
William Venegas's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): La Nación (Costa Rica)
Publications: La Nación (Costa Rica)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
5/5 83% Official Secrets (2019) Official Secrets has a metaphorical impulse that goes beyond the specific. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2020
1/5 20% Cats (2019) I struggled throughout the movie to not fall asleep. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020
5/5 74% Richard Jewell (2019) An extraordinary movie. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020
2/5 No Score Yet La boda del tigre (2020) The script is absolutely weak... without any passion or intensity. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2020
3/5 71% Papicha (2019) Papicha is a film about the joy of living and the blindness that overshadows it. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2020
5/5 99% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) A revolutionary film. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2019
52% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is a film full of unoriginal action and fight sequences. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2019
89% The Two Popes (2019) The Two Popes is the juiciest movie I've seen in between the seriousness of the events and the good humor that surrounds them. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2019
3/5 92% Ford v Ferrari (2019) The dramatic work of Matt Damon and Christian Bale, the well-developed characters, and the good soundtrack make a film that one can recommend. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
3/5 51% 21 Bridges (2019) The film is good entertainment. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
5/5 97% Knives Out (2019) The movie has no narrative gaps and when it approaches that risk, it makes use of fine humorous moments. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
5/5 96% The Irishman (2019) The movie breathes like mobsters breathe in order to be a sort of lyrical poem about decay. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2019
2/5 77% Frozen II (2019) Frozen II is mediocre and unimaginative cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2019
3/5 62% Motherless Brooklyn (2019) A brave movie that points out the corruption and violence of a concrete society. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
4/5 77% Doctor Sleep (2019) Doctor Sleep never fails to suggest that something terrible is about to take place: it's an ominous movie. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2019
94% Carol (2015) The chemistry amongst the leads is forged into an excellent story by Todd Haynes. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
3/5 70% Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) Tim Miller's ability to show us surprising visual effects save the movie from sinking. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
3/5 89% Tremors (Temblores) (2019) Tremors is a movie that deserves to be seen. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
4/5 100% Heroic Losers (La odisea de los giles) (2019) The actors are excellent, the narrative fabric is well-maintained, and the communication between the principal idea of the text and its subplots is achieved. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2019
3/5 87% Hustlers (2019) Hustlers is a movie that tries to be objective and transparent. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2019
4/5 42% The Laundromat (2019) We know that when Steven Soderbergh decides to tell a story with intelligence, his movies turn out good, and that is the case now with The Laundromat. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2019
No Score Yet Dos Fridas (2019) [Dos Fridas] has minor flaws, of course, but it possesses virtues that give it an artistic dignity. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2019
1/5 26% Gemini Man (2019) Gemini Man takes on a certain moralizing tone that is not believable. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2019
5/5 69% Joker (2019) The filmic language that one can break down has an unambiguous achievement: to give the film the code of a classic epic and avoid the banality of a meaningless comic. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2019
1/5 27% Rambo: Last Blood (2019) Sylvester Stallone's terrible acting is in line with the deplorable tone of the film. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2019
81% Abominable (2019) We will remember the poetic moments of the film for a long time, because it's when Abominable knows how to behave as if it was a dream. A familiar and highly recommended movie. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
3/5 55% Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) This movie is not a thriller. It is more akin to a drama... Therefore, there's more value in subjectivity, the internal world of the characters, than in the objectivity of the actions. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
5/5 84% Ad Astra (2019) With an intelligent script... this film manages to be a masterpiece. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2019
3/5 83% Crawl (2019) Crawl moves and moves us in a classical fashion like a survival film. That is why actions are more important than words. The suspense is generated from shot to shot, from scene to scene. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
1/5 63% Yesterday (2019) Danny Boyle clumsily stumbles on something even clumsier: the useless script from Richard Curtis. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Te presento a mi novio (2019) The basic problem of Te presento a mi novio... is the weakness of its script, which errs on the side of shallow. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
2/5 30% The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019) Even though it's an action film, it errs on the side of having an academic style. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
3/5 78% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is worth watching because... there's a terror that represents a certain humanism that combines social realism with a gloomy iconography. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
4/5 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) The good performances respond to the good character design, which is important in the mix of fantasy and reality. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
2/5 84% Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019) Despite its defects, I can recommend you to watch the movie with your family. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
1/5 39% Angel Has Fallen (2019) The thing is that this film doesn't understand that telling stories is more serious and complex than it seems. Meaning, the movie doesn't know how to do it and I don't intend to recommend it. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
1/5 63% It Chapter Two (2019) It Chapter Two is literally a joke. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Todos somos Oscar (2019) The narrative is unstructured. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2019
5/5 91% The Candidate (The Realm) (El reino) (2018) [A] film of conceptual acuity. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
1/5 60% Greta (2019) As a director, Neil Jordan fails to structure the film's gradual suspense. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2019
2/5 67% Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) Lacks narrative coherence. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
3/5 76% Hotel Mumbai (2019) The truth is that the cinematographic language of this film is quite well managed. This, of course, includes the action. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2019
3/5 43% Madame (2018) Without being an excellent film, I recommend this new story. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 29, 2019
5/5 83% Utøya: July 22 (Utøya 22. Juli) (2018) This film must be seen. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2019
1/5 53% The Lion King (2019) Nothing more than a "copy and paste"... of the 1994 version directed by Rob Minkoff and Roger Allers.[Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2019
1/5 42% Stuber (2019) Everything is predictable. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
3/5 97% Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) A delightful performance on the part of Penelope Cruz. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2019
1/5 91% Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Both the [film's] pseudo-plot and its characters proceed without rhyme or reason, like headless chickens. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2019
1/5 65% Annabelle Comes Home (2019) A film without personality. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2019
4/5 97% Toy Story 4 (2019) A film that must be seen. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Costa Rica) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2019