Thesis Reviews

September 10, 2019
Tesis won't exactly knock the socks off of viewers; However, it is exceptionally acted, with all actors delivering solid performances and fully submitting to the demands of some of the more arduous action sequences.
September 10, 2019
(The) director Alejandro Amenábar balances actual, terrifying visuals with Hitchcockian red herrings for one of the best debut films in years. The technology might be quaint, but the fear remains resonant.
September 10, 2019
Amenábar dodges the moral hysteria and hypocritical prurience that infected Joel Schumacher's 8mm three years later, and his cinephilia suffuses the film in mostly exciting ways.
September 10, 2019
A film that is terrifying when you want, that knows how to raise the production of adrenaline in the respectable with ease. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 26, 2009
Despite some whopping improbabilities - would snuff movie producers really hide their master tapes in a university storage room? -"Thesis" generates genuine tension
June 17, 2005
February 28, 2002
The thinking man's 8mm.
August 31, 2001
Si van con su pareja, ojo con su brazo porque puede acabar maltratado con la tensin -garantizada- de la cinta.
March 29, 2001
Spanish filmmaker Alejandro Amenbar ('Open Your Eyes') is already in his element with this low-budget thriller debut.
January 1, 2000
The young director has an exciting way of filming and keeping one engrossed in the story...