Código espagueti

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Rating Title/Year Author
9.1/10 Joker (2019) Nicolás Ruiz This movie isn't as intelligent or irreverent as Todd Phillips might think. But it does challenge the conventional structures of the genre and the ideological implications of superhero movies. Flawed and riveting. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 3, 2019
9/10 Midsommar (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Ari Aster did it again. Midsommar is a symmetric representation of fears around individualism and community life. A truly visionary and creative take on contemporary social horror. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 3, 2019
9.3/10 High Life (2018) Nicolás Ruiz High Life is a captivating cinematic achievement, a movie that portrays with sensual delight the compassion and horror of human emotions. A impressive film from an impressive filmmaker. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 23, 2019
8.5/10 Why Don't You Just Die! (Papa, sdokhni) (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Sokolov made a horrific and amusing tale about contemporary cynicism and romantic hope wrapped around a dark action comedy with clear influences from Ritchie, Tarantino and Park Chan-wook. This movie is a blast. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 2, 2019
8/10 () Nicolás Ruiz Feral is an intelligent and idiosyncratic horror movie. A false documentary that digs deep in Mexico's religious beliefs and dangerous superstitions. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 23, 2019
5.9 The Lion King (2019) Nicolás Ruiz In trying to make a naturalistic movie, Jon Favreau forgot that myths dwell on magic and symbolism. As a result, The Lion King is a soulless fiasco. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 14, 2019
The Gasoline Thieves (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Huachicolero is a beautiful and thoughtful film that portrays, with acumen and sensibility, the culture of violence and misery in Mexico. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 1, 2019
Kabul, City in the Wind (2018) Nicolás Ruiz An intimate journey into the everyday life of a city destroyed by war, invasions and fanaticism. A truly compassionate, honest and beautiful film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 23, 2019
Take Me Somewhere Nice (2019) Nicolás Ruiz A heartfelt roadtrip of personal discovery. Sexy, slick, well paced and wonderfully filmed, Take Me Somewhere is a promising debut. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 23, 2019
7/10 Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Spider-Man: Far From Home has some great moments... but it finally doesn't manage to balance the solemnity of its premise with the comical intentions of its director. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 15, 2019
5.5/10 Annabelle Comes Home (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Annabelle Comes Home is an interesting take on PG-13 horror. Nevertheless, Dauberman's film ends up being as tiresome and empty as any of the previous installments in Wan's universe. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 2, 2019
9.2/10 Toy Story 4 (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Toy Story 4 is an intelligent film about transcending nostalgia and moving on. The perfect ending for a saga that has accompanied the dreams of a entire generation. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 26, 2019
8.7/10 Under the Silver Lake (2018) Nicolás Ruiz With Under the Silver Lake, David Robert Mitchell created a deceptive movie that works as a semantic essay on millennial boredom. A cult classic in the making. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 20, 2019
3/10 Murder Mystery (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Murder Mystery is an algorithm based comedy specifically created for distracted viewers and a clear symptom of Adam Sandler's catatonic and derivative comedy. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
5.8/10 Dark Phoenix (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Dark Phoenix is a disappointing and disrespectful finale for fans of the franchise and source material. A grey and joyless film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019
5/10 Ma (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Another utterly banal Tate Taylor movie, Ma doesn't entertain as a teenager slasher nor does it dig deep into social criticism. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 4, 2019
6.8/10 Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Godzilla II has deep respect for Toho's design and origin stories... and it's visually stunning. But the poorly written script only delivers a clumsy and disappointing family drama. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 29, 2019
6/10 Brightburn (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Brightburn had it all: an intriguing premise, great producers and a solid cast. But the final result is just a dull and soulless homage to classic slasher movies. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 27, 2019
9/10 Us (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Us is an impressive allegorical film that demonstrates the power of independent horror cinema and its underlying social commentary. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 9, 2019
9/10 Avengers: Endgame (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Avengers: Endgame is a fun, crafty and ultimately gratifying conclusion to one of the biggest sagas in pop culture history. A wonderful achievement. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2019
4/10 The Curse of La Llorona (2019) Nicolás Ruiz The Curse of la Llorona is the most formulaic, dull and predictable movie in The Conjuring saga. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2019
8.6 The Guilty (2018) Nicolás Ruiz The Guilty is masterful essay on both suspense and dostoevskian characters. A truly remarkable achievement. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 7, 2019
8.4/10 Shazam! (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Billy Batson has the power to become a grown up superhero in Shazam!. By doing so, he gives us the power to become children again. A truly heartfelt and sincere origin story. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2019
6.9/10 Captive State (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Captive State is a frustrating movie: it could have been one of the great sci fi surprises of the year, unfortunately it didn't live up to its own ambition. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 3, 2019
3/10 Happy Death Day 2U (2019) Nicolás Ruiz In Happy Death 2U all of the spontaneity of the first movie is lost and all we have left is a dumb argument, a poor script and a forgettable film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
7/10 Belzebuth (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Belzebuth is a fun and charming horror take on Mexico's religious traumas. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
5/10 Aquaman (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Hardcore fans of Peter David's take on the character may enjoy this movie... for the rest of the world, James Wan's adaptation is cringy and barely watchable. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
9.3/10 Roma (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Roma is an impressive cinematic achievement: a revolutionary movie for contemporary mexican cinema and an intimate reflection on Mexico City's history, sounds, divisions and feelings. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
7.8/10 Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Ralph Breaks the Internet is a fun take on our current technological obsession with ego and individualism. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
8.6/10 First Man (2018) Nicolás Ruiz First Man is one of the most delicate, intimate and complexe space exploration movies ever made. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
5.5/10 Venom (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Venom is a profoundly disappointing and frustrating take on the popular comic book antihero. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
7.5/10 Summer of 84 (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Summer of '84 is an unexpected wonder. A nostalgic movie that, paradoxically, advocates with passion about the dangers of nostalgia. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
6/10 The Happytime Murders (2018) Nicolás Ruiz The Happytimes Murders is sometimes funny... The rest of the time, it's a bad copy of previous achievements in buddy cop comedy. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
6.5/10 Cold Skin (2017) Nicolás Ruiz Cold Skin is a diluted adaptation of Sánchez Piñol's tragic novel with a timid lovecraftian conception. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
7/10 Mission: Impossible -- Fallout (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Mission: Impossible - Fallout is an unapologetic, choreographic and effective action movie. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
8/10 Deadpool 2 (2018) Nicolás Ruiz This movie is to much... too much metafiction, too much eighties jokes, to much camp fun. And that's a perfect amount of craziness for a character like Deadpool. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
4/10 Rampage (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Rampage is a dull, uninspired and boring action film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
7.5/10 A Quiet Place (2018) Nicolás Ruiz A Quiet Place is, without a doubt, one of the most surprising, fun and effective thrillers of the year. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
8/10 Ready Player One (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Ready Player One is a visual spectacle and Spielberg's most fun film in decades. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
7/10 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Bayona's take on the Jurassic Park franchise is an over the top mixture of gothic horror, nostalgia and Crichton's genetic preoccupations. It's undoubtedly interesting, but it fails short to accomplish all of its ambitions. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
6.5/10 Tomb Raider (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Tomb Raider is a interesting video game adaptation despite its considerable flaws and shortcomings. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
8.5/10 Annihilation (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Alex Garland's Annihilation is an excepcional and surreal science fiction film that reflects deeply about life, death and facing otherness with paranoid dread. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
4/10 Dumbo (2019) Nicolás Ruiz Dumbo is a joyless mess that confirms Tim Burton's creative decline. EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2019
6.5/10 Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) Nicolás Ruiz Christopher Robin is a well crafted movie that dabbles too often with a self-congratulating nostalgia. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
6/10 Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Solo: A Star Wars Story is a spiritless movie for a brave character. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
6/10 Ant-Man and The Wasp (2018) Nicolás Ruiz Ant-Man and the Wasp is a fun sequel that doesn't match the wit and originality of the first movie. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
6/10 Mute (2017) Nicolás Ruiz Duncan Jones tried to make something compelling with Mute... but his movie is just a disappointing mess. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
2.5/10 The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) Nicolás Ruiz The Cloverfield Paradox is a clumsy, derivative and painfull film to watch. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
6/10 Downsizing (2017) Nicolás Ruiz Alexander Payne's Downsizing is visually stunning, but it doesn't live up to all of its pretentious ambitions. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
7.5/10 The Disaster Artist (2017) Nicolás Ruiz With The Disaster Artist James Franco has directed his most fun and honest movie. A real tragicomical achievement. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 25, 2019