Cinemanía (Spain)

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Rating Title/Year Author
4.5/5 Promising Young Woman (2020) Janire Zurbano A thriller and black comedy hybrid, which is so real it's terrifying. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 12, 2021
4.5/5 Crock of Gold: A Few Rounds With Shane MacGowan (2020) Yago García For us, this excursion to hell has been worth it (and there are the songs to prove it). But what about its protagonist? [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 12, 2021
2.5/5 Curveball (2020) Santiago Alverú [Curveball's] tone doesn't quite focus... with its sporadic slapstick. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 8, 2021
5/5 Another Round (2020) Andrea G. Bermejo A hymn to life. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2021
4/5 The Swarm (2020) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz The film expresses, with craftiness, elegance and good rhythm, the starting material's allegorical capability. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2021
2.5/5 Sweetheart (2019) Javier Cortijo A paltry but sincere film. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2021
4/5 Los Inocentes (2020) Fernando Bernal Engaging. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2021
3/5 The United States vs. Billie Holiday (2021) Yago García It's appreciated that Suzan Lori Parks' script and [Andra Day] avoid portraying a languid and suffering Holiday, showing her instead as an artist well aware of her gifts. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2021
4/5 La Última Primavera (2020) Fernando Bernal Loaded with captivating humanism and sensitivity. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2021
4/5 () Yago García A good twilight thriller... in which the titular monsters stand out, as endearing and tragic as stuffed animals rescued from the bottom of a drawer. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2021
3/5 Beyond the Horizon (2019) Javier Cortijo Ultimately, a sincere and emotional tribute to motherhood and children. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2021
3.5/5 Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) Alberto Corona Godzilla vs. Kong is set up well... Sometimes it's as simple as that. EDIT
Posted Mar 29, 2021
2.5/5 Tom & Jerry (2021) Daniel de Partearroyo Really, there was no need to include pigeons singing hip hop. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 25, 2021
4/5 The Delivered (2019) Violeta Kovacsics Fanny [is] embodied by a magnificent Maxime Peak. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 25, 2021
4.5/5 Nomadland (2020) Nando Salvá Frances McDormand is so compelling as the character that it's tempting to declare that this is the best performance of her career. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2021
3/5 Monster Hunter (2020) Santiago Alverú We must critique Monster Hunter for what it is, a filmic exercise with abundances and deficiencies. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2021
4/5 Nación (2020) Andrea G. Bermejo A magnificent work of committed cinema. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2021
3/5 León and Olvido (2004) Toni Vall The reunion is exciting. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2021
3.5/5 The Dissident (2020) Andrea G. Bermejo Powerful and disturbing. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2021
2/5 The Mauritanian (2021) Daniel de Partearroyo An insubstantial dramatic recreation. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2021
4/5 The Whistlers (2019) Carlos Marañón A thriller as strange as it is overwhelming. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 17, 2021
3.5/5 The Auschwitz Report (2020) Rubén Romero Santos Peter Bebjak's story has the makings of great cinema. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 16, 2021
3.5/5 The Translators (2019) Miguel Romero Fernández The whodunit holds our attention at all times in the search for the culprit. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 16, 2021
4/5 The Mole Agent (2020) Carlos Marañón This spy [is] more charming than Bond. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2021
3/5 Our Friend (2019) Andrea G. Bermejo [Jason Segel's] a perfect casting choice. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2021
2.5/5 Yes Day (2021) Miguel Romero Fernández Without contributing anything new, Yes Day positions itself in the reflection of parental fears. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2021
4/5 Minari (2020) Irene Crespo Maybe the American dream is just that, hope. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 9, 2021
3.5/5 Cherry (2021) Andrea G. Bermejo The result is a mix of styles powerful in their own right, but their lack of coherence detracts from the anti-hero's arc. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 9, 2021
4/5 Vicious Fun (2020) Miguel Romero Fernández Neon lights and electronic music intermingle in this delightful horror comedy. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 9, 2021
4/5 Only the Animals (2019) Andrea G. Bermejo Performances are... excellent. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 9, 2021
4/5 Relic (2020) Janire Zurbano [A] masterful debut. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 9, 2021
2.5/5 Little Girl (2020) Daniel de Partearroyo [The film] does show respect by indirectly filming it's small protagonist's most painful testimonies. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 9, 2021
2.5/5 Coming 2 America (2021) Yago García There are films that go down in history for their technical mastery or staging... and there are also films that endure because they win our affection. It's no surprise to say that Coming 2 America belongs to the latter. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 5, 2021
2.5/5 Woman (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz [Transforms] a well-intentioned initiative into a complacent, even paternalistic piece. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 4, 2021
4/5 Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) Yago García The film is an action-adventure tale. And a pretty good one. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 2, 2021
3.5/5 La Mami (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz Laura Herrero Garvín's documentary is a revealing study of the productive force of women's bodies. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 2, 2021
1.5/5 The Owners (2020) Yago García Let's hope Sylvester McCoy and Rita Tushingham had a good time shooting The Owners. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 2, 2021
3.5/5 Moxie (2021) Janire Zurbano The [Rebel Girl] cry doesn't always resonate with the same power, but the message is empowering, optimistic and hopeful. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 2, 2021
3/5 The Little Things (2021) Irene Crespo Hancock manages to create certain moments of tension, again relying more on his actors than on a story spun with finesse... What would we have thought if we'd seen it in the early 90's, before we were CSI experts. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 26, 2021
5/5 The Assistant (2019) Andrea G. Bermejo The Assistant is Julia Garner... only because of her [the film] would deserve the five stars. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2021
4/5 Dating Amber (2020) Daniel de Partearroyo Allows director David Freyne to squeeze gender performativity into hilarious gags while exposing the artificiality of the roles. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2021
3.5/5 The Booksellers (2019) Javier Cortijo A joyous, instructive and hopeful experience. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2021
3/5 Crazy About Her (2021) Janire Zurbano Seeks to break down the viewer's prejudices about the predictable 'rom-com'..., but above all [the viewers prejudices] in regards to mental health. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2021
4/5 Once Upon a Time in Venezuela (2020) Carlos Marañón [Director] Anabel Rodríguez Ríos makes us understand the political and humanitarian drama that Venezuela is experiencing through its murky reflection in the brown waters of Lake Maracaibo. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2021
2.5/5 The Last Vermeer (2019) Santiago Alverú Everything original is buried under an inexplicable effort to make this story something that we have already seen. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2021
4/5 Two of Us (2019) Paula Arantzazu Ruiz A very vivid story about yearning desire, universal in scope. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 17, 2021
4/5 The Climb (2019) Santiago Alverú Profound themes [are] treated with maturity. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 17, 2021
4/5 Nuevo Orden (2020) Nando Salvá Michel Franco 's most overtly political, most provocative and most brutal film to date, and that's saying a lot. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 16, 2021
4/5 The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (2021) Janire Zurbano An entertaining teen comedy about the transition to maturity. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 10, 2021
3/5 Mrs. Lowry & Son (2019) Carlos Marañón Simple but savory reflections on art. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 8, 2021