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Rating Title/Year Author
4/5 Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz A heartbreaking look at the structural macho violence that women face today. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2020
4/5 Dick Johnson Is Dead (2020) Alejandro G. Calvo A celebration of life and of paternal love. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2020
3.5/5 The Boy from Medellín (2020) Miguel Martinez The Boy from Medellin shows us an emotive journey of a man who understands his reality after truly connecting with his roots. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 20, 2020
4/5 () Carlos Losilla A lyrical poem on love. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
4/5 The Swallows of Kabul (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz [T]he delicacy with which they have translated Khadra's words into images leads us to think that behind there is a considerable ethical and artistic effort make this worthwhile to see. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
3/5 Don't Let Go (2019) Xavi Sánchez Pons Don't Let Go manages its space/time conundrum as an effective MacGuffin to move the plot forward. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
3/5 Just Mercy (2019) Xavi Sánchez Pons The film's power rests on the cast's remarkable performances. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
3.5/5 Onward (2020) Alberto Corona Onward manages to take its dialogue and have it push you to tears. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
4/5 The Invisible Man (2020) Alberto Corona The horror her comes not from the jump scare, but from the psychological deterioration of Moss's character. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
3.5/5 Skin (2018) Carlos Losilla Skin is more interesting when it chooses to film violence frankly, to face the complexity of life without naive or well-intentioned apriorism. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
3/5 And the Birds Rained Down (2019) Marcos Gandía A curious film on the end of the world. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2020
3.5/5 The Chambermaid (2018) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz A solvent portrait of the lengths we go to in producing capital. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2020
3/5 Fahim, the Little Chess Prince (2019) Marcos Gandía It's a very conservative film and it accomplishes its goals well. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2020
4/5 First Love (2019) Violeta Kovacsics First Love is a great film in the way it is able to balance order with chaos. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2020
4.5/5 Schoolgirls (2020) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz Palomero's film is a very powerful Proustian bomb, which will explode like peta-zetas in the memory of today's adult Spanish women. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2020
5/5 Tenet (2020) Alejandro G. Calvo Tenet is a crazy, revolutionary, extraordinary and chilling maze where Christopher Nolan seems to have reached the limit. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 24, 2020
2/5 The Silence (2015) Cristina Álvarez López The film seems to only exist to show off its design and nothing else. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 16, 2020
4/5 Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) Nestor Hidalgo A magnificent and unapologetically fun film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 23, 2020
3/5 Sweet Home (2015) Suso Aira En entertaining and gory experience. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2020
2.5/5 Die Hard With a Vengeance (1995) Virginia Montes Die Hard: With a Vengeance follows traditional Hollywood sequel rules, but does so with enough impudence so as to not feel superfluous. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2020
5/5 Holy Motors (2012) Carlos Losilla This is one of those films whose calculated eccentricity doesn't prevent constant amazement, the feeling of rediscovering cinema scene after scene. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 29, 2020
.5/5 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry (2007) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz Nobody would have guessed that the refined Alexander Payne would sign on this kind of homophobic comedy full of stereotypes. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2020
2.5/5 The Last House on the Left (2009) Eulàlia Iglesias Unlike the first version, there is no link here between the film's discomfort and its socio-historical context. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2020
4/5 Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Mario Santiago In Moonrise Kingdom, Wes Anderson paints a chaotic frame that mirrors the chaos that comes with growing up. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 8, 2020
3/5 Seoul Station (2016) Violeta Kovacsics A dark portrait of the society's cruelty. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 19, 2020
3/5 Contagion (2011) Carlos Losilla A provoking film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2020
3/5 The Mummy (1999) Eulàlia Iglesias 'The Mummy' ingenuously combines adventure with parody, a hint of horror, the dynamic plasticity of animation and excellent use of the special effects. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 26, 2020
3.5/5 Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) Alberto Corona A surprisingly endearing film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 21, 2020
4/5 1917 (2019) Marcos Gandía Emotional and poetic in its spectacular mixture of noise, chaos and almost abstract calm. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
Sibyl (2019) Philipp Engel It results suggestive and touching. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
3/5 Malasaña 32 (2020) Marcos Gandía The director dominates and manages all these resources with convincing work. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
4/5 Ema (2019) Quim Casas Ema is a satisfying movie. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
4.5/5 Bliss (2019) Xavi Sánchez Pons A horror film of a visceral beauty. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
5/5 Uncut Gems (2019) Philipp Engel Adam Sandler, possibly, delivers the most memorable performance of his career. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
Dark Waters (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz All the cinematographic elements are put at the service of a story so chilling that it does not seem true. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
3/5 A Hidden Life (2019) Philipp Engel The slow narrative linearity demands a patience that is not rewarded. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
3/5 Waves (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz Trey Edward Shults has signed a very ambitious film that borders, however, pretentiousness. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2020
4/5 Bad Boys for Life (2020) Alberto Corona An exemplary action film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 19, 2020
4/5 Spies in Disguise (2019) Alberto Corona Spies in Disguise defends scientific progress against brute force and compassion against violence. Laudable values that could derail the movie into corny territory if they weren't developed with such creativity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 27, 2019
4/5 Richard Jewell (2019) Alberto Corona Despite its unevenness, Richard Jewell is one of the best Clint Eastwood movies of the last few years. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 27, 2019
4/5 Little Women (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz A lively and faithful adaptation, and at the same time it's personal and committed. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 27, 2019
4/5 The Lighthouse (2019) Quim Casas The light, the wind, the food, the beds, and even the seagulls end up becoming something different, something unsettling... In the Lighthouse, it's easy to lose one's mind. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 27, 2019
3.5/5 () Xavi Sánchez Pons Its virtue is that it is just as fun, crazy and irreverent as the chorizo western cinema it claims. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2019
1.5/5 Charlie's Angels (2019) Quim Casas The three leads lack chemistry. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2019
3.5/5 Jojo Rabbit (2019) Alberto Corona Waititi confuses form with depth, but nonetheless delivers an entertaining lesson. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2019
3/5 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Alberto Corona The Rise of Skywalker does what it needs to do in 2019 to be able to survive. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 18, 2019
4.5/5 Knives Out (2019) Alberto Corona Rian Johnson doesn't just laugh at the whodunit genre. He respects it and reveres it and it shows. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 4, 2019
3.5/5 Frozen II (2019) Alberto Corona Frozen II settles with simply continuing its story. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 4, 2019
4/5 Invisible Life (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz Carol Duarte and Julia Stockler deliver wonderfully vulnerable performances. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 4, 2019
4.5/5 A Thief's Daughter (2019) Quim Casas There is a natural complicity between Funes's cast and herself that make the movie a grand experience. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 4, 2019