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Rating Title/Year Author
() Rafael Paz Chicuarotes turns into a tirade against violence without much eloquence, limited to portraying young people without a future and shocking the public with their most vile acts. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 5, 2019
Monrovia, Indiana (2018) Mariana Fernández Monrovia, Indiana's slow rhythm invites us to exercise patience to appreciate it. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 5, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Bachelorettes uses the failure of its characters as a comic element, but the most obvious failure is the belief that a mere anecdote can push the film to the quoted laughs or the identification of the audience. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 19, 2019
Tolkien (2019) Mariana Fernández Tolkien is a conservative and well-intentioned biopic, but bland in the background. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
Ghost Light (2018) Rafael Paz If Ghost Light is nothing more than an appetizer that can not serve as a main dish, it is because of its ordinary development, the plot never fully embraces its comic side, close to black humor and absurdity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 17, 2019
Dark Phoenix (2019) Mariana Fernández Incoherent and without personality with characters that lack dimensions. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 12, 2019
It Must Be Love (2004) Jorge (JJ) Negrete The minimalist staging and the use of rudimentary elements to create humor result in Suleiman's most political statement. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete One of the films that best understands how night time works. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
Matthias & Maxime (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Mathias et Maxine is a movie that we probably should not be watching. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
Oh Mercy! (Roubaix, Une Lumière) (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete A film that deserves a second visit to be able to judge more sensibly. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete A film as ambiguous, beautiful and uncontrollable as the fire itself predicted in its title. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Even though the narrative is familiar, Horvath makes surprising decisions avoiding tremendous gratuity in the story. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Sciamma demonstrates that she has developed a sharp finesse as a narrator. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
Brightburn (2019) Rafael Paz The scares were easy and forgetful. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 2, 2019
I Want to Eat Your Pancreas (Kimi no Suizou wo Tabetai) (2018) Hugo Maguey I Want to Eat Your Pancreas is a cinematic gem. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 2, 2019
Aladdin (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Ritchie's film accumulates more errors than successes in its final balance, hesitant to get away from everything that made the animated film a hit pop in its time. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 2, 2019
Tater Tot & Patton (2017) Rafael Paz Kightlinger captures the complexity of emotional processes and the indispensability of having confidence in those around us effectively increasing the power of the film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
A Hidden Life (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Without surprises, Malick does not leave aside the search of the transcendental in the image, nevertheless certain nobility is detached from each one of his pictures and decisions to film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
The Lighthouse (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete The end result leaves more doubts than truth. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
Parasite (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete A work with impeccable narrative rigor. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
Frankie (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Frankie gives the feeling of revealing the intimacy of each of its characters without exposing them completely, making evident the deep bond that exists between Sachs and his characters. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
Tommaso (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Tommaso is passionate and raw in its narration but elegant and contained in its filming, anchored by a brilliant Willem Dafoe. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Midi Z does nothing else, but diligently copy tendencies rather than articulate ideas. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
John Wick: Chapter 3 -- Parabellum (2019) Mariana Fernández The Baba Yaga still stands in an entertaining film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 28, 2019
Once Upon a Time in... Hollywood (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete The film is at least a reflection of Tarantino on his own figure, where he dismantles all the features of what his filmography represents to reassemble them in another episode of historical revisionism. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 21, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete A form of cinema whose extinction is in itself an act of celebration. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Atlantique is a vibrant show of the cinema that is to come from Diop. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Despite the fact that at times he can not avoid falling into the vicious habit, Balagov maintains, even within the solemnity and glacial rhythm of his work, elements that are anomalous in this type of film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete The best moments of Bacurau are those that keep a mysterious aura, totally dissipated in a visceral and, not for that reason, less rewarding final act. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete It is difficult to say if Les Miserables is clumsy or upstart, even with the effective hand of Ly. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete The young filmmaker Eddine Aljem relies on humor and a narrative humble as that of any saint, to build a moderate story whose relevance will probably not be heavy, but worthy of a modest prayer of thanks. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2019
Buy Me a Gun (2018) Icnitl Y García Julio Hernández masterfully constructs a low budget dystopia that portrays the impassable desert of human misery. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 9, 2019
Mirai no Mirai (2018) Mariana Fernández Contemplative and didactic. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 28, 2019
The Chambermaid (2018) Ana Laura Pérez Flores This is where lies the great success of The Chamberlain: in its ability to hold its gaze on what is orchestrated to escape sight. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 12, 2019
On the Basis of Sex (2018) Mariana Fernández The film manages to become a journey of inspiration around the admirable woman its based on, but is unable to avoid narrative clichés, lacking solvency and vaporizing a conventional plot that evokes the telefilm formula. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 10, 2019
Beautiful Boy (2018) Mariana Fernández Beautiful Boy fails to highlight sincere emotion to devastations caused by drug addiction. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2019
Cola de Mono (2018) Rafael Paz Tail monkey is a portrait of two people who are discovered free and, at the same time, repressed, eager to break the "rules." [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 12, 2019
() Rafael Paz The goal is to entertain, have a good time and provoke the feeling of knowing a little more about Mexico. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 12, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Del Amo chooses to focus on the humor, but it comes off as humor designed to placate mass audiences rather than staying true to the source material. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 12, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete The reflection of Second Time Around seems to indicate that, perhaps, the disease of the world is the foolishness to cure it. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 8, 2019
Buy Me a Gun (2018) Jorge (JJ) Negrete This is a fable that is about to turn into a chronicle. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 6, 2019
Classical Period (2018) Jorge (JJ) Negrete Classical Period is not a film of resentment, but rather an authentic nostalgia that celebrates the richness of speaking. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 6, 2019
Las herederas (2018) Mariana Fernández The Heiresses portrays a tragicomedy that delves into the personal discovery through a woman who, in her old age, executes a silent inner revolution. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 6, 2019
() Jorge (JJ) Negrete Nocturno 29 seems to respond more to a political spirit of its time, the truth is that its formal chaos was valid in an era that was dismissing a certain type of language. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 3, 2019
Titixe (2018) Icnitl Y García A look that lifts from the ruins a lost language that smells of damp earth, ancestral times and also hardships. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 1, 2019
High Life (2018) Jorge (JJ) Negrete High Life is a sordid meditation that unites and questions the futility of reflecting on the human being outside the Earth. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 27, 2019
Arábia (2018) Jorge (JJ) Negrete The fantastic element of Araby is that it is reality filtered through writing. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 22, 2019
() Rafael Paz Atrás hay relámpagos flows and flows. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 20, 2019
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) Jorge (JJ) Negrete If corporations are far from disappearing, we may as well give ourselves the opportunity to use them as toys the way that The LEGO Movie 2 successfully does. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 14, 2019
Green Book (2018) Mariana Fernández Green Book chooses to recreate, with more sympathy than originality, the benevolence of friendship regardless of social differences. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 13, 2019