A Monster With A Thousand Heads (Un Monstruo de Mil Cabezas) Reviews

July 8, 2016
A scathing indictment of bureaucracy and corporate greed wrapped up in the guise of a frenzied thriller, "A Monster with a Thousand Heads" will be too close for comfort for some.
June 16, 2016
Quiet and contemplative instead of being noisy and all about action, A Monster With a Thousand Heads, based on a novel by Laura Santullo, slowly pulls viewers in to [Sonia's] plight.
June 9, 2016
While some of the plot points in this Mexican drama strain logic, there's an undeniable emotional truth to every step the woman takes; the icy, formal cinematography assists by accentuating her helplessness against a faceless bureaucracy.
May 26, 2016
Pl, working from a spare yet jangly screenplay by Laura Santullo, steadily builds suspense, craftily calibrating subtle shifts in perspective that allow us to alternate, seamlessly, between impartial observers and, as it were, active participants.
May 20, 2016
A Monster With a Thousand Heads is a political outcry masquerading as a taut, well-crafted thriller.
May 19, 2016
A sobering, all-too-relatable indictment of the bureaucratic Hydra that is the medical insurance industry.
May 19, 2016
Pl's comedy is black, but his moral position isn't black and white.
May 12, 2016
Unique for how it captures the urgency of a system that's designed to frustrate and confuse people into helplessness.
May 12, 2016
It is engrossing, even funny at times, but it is a bit too jagged in execution to properly build to its tragic climax.
May 11, 2016
This is a lean and efficient mix of thriller, drama and socio-political commentary.