The Queen of Spain (La reina de España) Reviews

August 25, 2017
It's fun, involving off-set sexual escapades and a scheme to rescue a back-from-the-dead film director from a work camp.
August 23, 2017
This bittersweet political satire uncovers the shameful collusion of Hollywood with Franco back then - the roots of fascism in this country today. And Penelope as a new kind of anti-fascist female action hero - move over Wonder Woman and Atomic Blonde.
June 26, 2017
A sharp and precise critic of the Franco dictatorship in Spain. [Full review in Spanish]
June 19, 2017
A film that, in a certain way, ends up being victim of itself, absorbed in its own coral universe. [Full review in Spanish]
June 19, 2017
The best of Spanish comedy, with a few secondary actors who create memorable characters. [Full review in Spanish]
April 26, 2017
A memorable film that has much more quality than many of the Spanish comedies we have seen this year. [Full review in Spanish]
February 14, 2017
As one character proclaims, "Portraying realism in Spain is an unrealistic pursuit" and this is a sentiment this entire project is built upon, and endearingly revels in.
February 14, 2017
In the final analysis, Cruz carries the film.