Cold Skin Reviews

August 8, 2019
It is doomed to lie in that limbo of productions that, despite having a good number of elements in its favor, can fall into a sad oblivion fueled by its lack of "ground". [Full Review in Spanish]
July 16, 2019
Cold Skin takes the Man Versus Nature narrative conflict to an extreme ... [but] leans heavily, to its detriment, on a Man Versus Man conflict that never quite pays off.
November 20, 2018
Playing out more like a gender-swapped version of The Shape of Water than the Lovecraftian horror it wants to be, Gens' latest is visually pleasing, but ultimately empty.
October 10, 2018
While Cold Souls has high ambitions, it falls a little flat. Whether the screenplay or the performances create the letdown, the film undeniably drags.
September 21, 2018
Gens and Spanish cinematographer Daniel Aranyó do great work capturing the majestic beauty and inherent danger of the island and some of the action scenes are pulse-pounding, but those elements can't overcome the didactic "us vs them" narrative.
September 14, 2018
The stylish visuals and creature designs hardly seem worth the trouble for a peculiarly tedious story that overall lacks excitement and emotional involvement. It's cold, indeed.
August 3, 2018
Although Cold Skin is entertaining, it has an excessively contained direction that does not take it anywhere. [Full Review in Spanish]
August 2, 2018
Cold Skin doesn't know what to do with its subject matter. [Full Review in Spanish]
August 1, 2018
Cold Skin doesn't have anywhere satisfying to go or anything fresh to say.
July 19, 2018
It feels more like a consequence of cut-rate, copy-and-paste computer effects.
July 16, 2018
November 15, 2017
... a fun but failed film... [Full review in Spanish]
October 31, 2017
It's main flaw: trying to underline each gesture. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 20, 2017
... an adventure of terror as neat as it is impersonal. [Full review in Spanish]