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Rating Title/Year Author
Gods of Egypt (2016) José Arce The only thing that's epic about this film is how it fails. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 1, 2016
The Conjuring 2 (2016) José Arce James Wan knows his craft and brings back the ghost hunter couple for an entertaining, well-executed, and uncomplicated sequel. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 1, 2016
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) José Arce Slightly more entertaining than the previous film, this sequel makes a lot more noise. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 1, 2016
Eddie the Eagle (2016) José Arce A completely harmless and likeable film, but ultimately forgettable. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 17, 2016
2/10 Race to World First (2013) José Arce We didn't expect to be amazed, but at least entertained. We weren't. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 17, 2016
The Nice Guys (2016) José Arce Fun, violence, crazyness, awesome production values and a cool main cast. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 27, 2016
6/10 Eye in the Sky (2015) José Arce The film works even if the running time is a little long. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 19, 2016
Toro (2016) José Arce Not as good as it could in the technical aspect, good on the acting field, good enough in the script. A great attempt to connect Spanish everyday life with global cinema. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 28, 2016
Victor Frankenstein (2015) José Arce Comedy, tragedy, horror, fantasy, romance... all of this is part of Victor Frankenstein, and yet it feels like it lacks all of that. That's bad. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War (2016) José Arce Marvel returns with their biggest blockbuster ever, proving how well they know how to deliver a product that audiences will love. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 28, 2016
The Jungle Book (2016) José Arce Kipling's immortal classic gains new layers in this spectacular reinterpretation. Plus the cast of voices is simply stunning. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 22, 2016
3/10 The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) José Arce There are some laughs, unfortunately they are product of involuntary humor. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 11, 2016
5/10 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) José Arce As a pilot episode for a TV series this could work, as a film its pretty weak. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2016
7/10 The Brothers Grimsby (2016) José Arce Sacha Baron Cohen is back with all the freedom and irreverent humor he can throw at us. A hilarious film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 22, 2016
6/10 Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) José Arce A simple story to close the trilogy, but one that leaves you with a good taste in your mouth. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2016
3/10 The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016) José Arce The cast is simply just there cashing a paycheck. Thank God there's only one left. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 14, 2016
Rock the Kasbah (2015) José Arce Bill Murray is everything in this movie... sadly it's not enough. A weird and failed movie. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 10, 2016
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016) José Arce Michael Bay is back with a smaller budget in this homage to the military that isn't atractive, tragic, or interesting at all. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 3, 2016
Zoolander No. 2 (2016) José Arce Obviously, the impact of this sequel is lower, especially when slowly becomes a reiteration of the classic moments from the first one. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 15, 2016
4/10 The Vatican Tapes (2015) José Arce We couldn't expect more from Mark Neveldines debut. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2016
6/10 Maggie (2015) José Arce Arnold Schwarzenegger acts as rarely we have seen him in a mildly interesting proposal. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2016
4/10 The Danish Girl (2015) José Arce Numbing translation to film of a vital drama about the first transexual in history. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2016
6/10 Goosebumps (2015) José Arce Funny, fast, crazy. It's worthy. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2016
5/10 Creed (2015) José Arce The most beloved fighter in cinema does not stand anymore in the ring. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2016
The Big Short (2015) José Arce A film that's sometimes hard to follow but one that's ultimately really fun to watch. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 28, 2016
The 5th Wave (2016) José Arce A bad film that announces the coming of even more bad films. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 28, 2016
The Hateful Eight (2015) José Arce An extremely cool thriller, a violent movie you can really enjoy. [Full rewview in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 19, 2016
Joy (2015) José Arce A biopic that switches excitement for total lack of interest.[Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 15, 2016
Point Break (2015) José Arce A horrible remake that only celebrated its protagonists good looks. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 4, 2016
Steve Jobs (2015) José Arce A different kind of biopic created from an incredibly focused, well presented and well written screen play by Aaron Sorkin and a magnificent direction by Danny Boyle. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 4, 2016
8/10 Macbeth (2015) José Arce Blunt, dreamy and visceral new adaptation of the immortal work of William Shakespeare, technically very lucid and brilliantly defended by Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 31, 2015
7/10 The Walk (2015) José Arce Joseph Gordon-Levitt makes a physical, gestural and vocal work truly memorable. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 31, 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) José Arce An incredible science-fiction and adventure film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 16, 2015
8/10 Bridge of Spies (2015) José Arce An impeccable proposal with a nostalgic tone that almost touches ingenuity. Almost. Highly recommendable. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2015
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) José Arce A insane and surprisingly free proposal. Brutal. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 10, 2015
9/10 Inside Out (2015) José Arce The script is tremendously complex, maybe the best -or at least the most elaborate- from John Lasseter's factory to date. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 9, 2015
6/10 The Good Dinosaur (2015) José Arce The Good Dinosaur is entertaining enough with is selection of rushed emotions, colorful solutions -dinosaurs are farmers, and it's alright, I guess- and a variety of tired messages. EDIT
Posted Dec 3, 2015
5/10 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 (2015) José Arce This 137 minute conclusion results heavy and drags considerably due to its lack of what it promised: Action, emotion, unrestrained rage. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 3, 2015
8/10 Sicario (2015) José Arce A perfect domain of technique and cinematic narrative hability. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 20, 2015
7/10 Straight Outta Compton (2015) José Arce It follows some of the tropes of the biopic genre, however, what sets it appart is the human and raw emotion in the performances of the main cast. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 20, 2015
The Last Witch Hunter (2015) José Arce It's not even a letdown because you could see from the start it was going to fail. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 9, 2015
8/10 Slow West (2015) José Arce A fantastic feature film where John Maclean mashes genres and emotions into a fun, profound mix that's full of surprises. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2015
The Martian (2015) José Arce A space adventure that surprises because of its fun and dynamic tone. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 15, 2015
No Escape (2015) José Arce A little offensive, but still a good popcorn flick. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 15, 2015
Pan (2015) José Arce A horrible and colorful prequel directed by Joe Wright that's all over the place. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2015
Regression (2015) José Arce A lackluster return from director Alejandro Amenábar. A boring, predictable and generic movie. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2015
3/10 () José Arce The truth is that the movie is so dull that it completely fails to have any (artistic or otherwise) representation of the problems of the youth nowdays. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 2, 2015
4/10 The Visit (2015) José Arce M. Night Shyamalan still can't make a good comeback, not even with a low budget and the themes he knows. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 17, 2015
The Transporter Refueled (2015) José Arce Bad script, bad cinematography and bad acting... everything is wrong in this movie. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2015
Ted 2 (2015) José Arce Fun, but not as good as the first one. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 20, 2015