Fotogramas

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Rating Title/Year Author
3/5 My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising (2019) Ricardo Rosado An irresistible collection of action scenes. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 30, 2020
3/5 Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Beatriz Martínez None of its action set-pieces may be particularly memorable and yet it acquires a resounding consistency when it comes to mixing smart entertainment with a heroic epic. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2020
Nuevo Orden (2020) Manu Yáñez Franco is content to cruelly exorcise the ills of his nation and leave the viewer stunned by a feast of sadism. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 4, 2020
4/5 Corpus Christi (2019) María Caballero The political background is somewhat diluted... but it's visceral enough, and the photography is masterful. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
3/5 Ane is Missing (2020) Ricardo Rosado Patricia López Arnaiz shines. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
5/5 Vitalina Varela (2019) Eulàlia Iglesias The cinematography is other worldly. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
4/5 Hope Gap (2019) Fausto Fernandez A film as harsh and truthful as it is devoid of artifice. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
4/5 The Human Voice (2020) Sergi Sánchez The actress-filmmaker synergy is so intense that one misses knowing what happens to this woman when, finally, she learns to hang up the phone. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
3/5 The People Upstairs (2020) Juan Pando Gay once again demonstrates his mastery as an actor's director. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
4/5 Red Moon Tide (2020) Pablo Vázquez One of the most suggestive and unusual Spanish films of the year, with an almost supernatural purity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
3/5 EMMA. (2020) Beatriz Martínez The setting is delicious... even if its stylistic beauty is a bit distracting. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
4/5 Roald Dahl's The Witches (2020) Fausto Fernandez It wouldn't be the same without Anne Hathaway, who's got what it takes to be a great witch. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
5/5 I Was at Home, But (2019) Eulàlia Iglesias A splendid Maren Eggert. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2020
3/5 The New Mutants (2020) Fausto Fernandez It's in these shortcomings... where the film manages to have a modest voice of its own. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2020
Mainstream (2020) Manu Yáñez 'Mainstream' hybridizes the old and the new, the noble cinephile references and a trash aesthetic, which turns the film into a small-scale laboratory of the aesthetic-cultural earthquake of our time. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 10, 2020
Pieces of a Woman (2020) Manu Yáñez A battle field of a film that despite its excesses deserves to be seen. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2020
4/5 Schoolgirls (2020) Mirito Torreiro This is a brilliant debut for Pilar Palomero. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2020
The Human Voice (2020) Manu Yáñez The Human Voice shows Almodóvar's love for fantasy and the truth of cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2020
3/5 Little Monsters (2019) Blai Morell It runs out of fuel and the romance plot is a hard sell, but don't let that stop you from enjoying this snack of a film where the blood looks like strawberry jam. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
3/5 Nekrotronic (2018) Roger Salvans Nekrotronic is a laugh riot, full of surprises, allusions, and tributes. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
3/5 The Secret Garden (2020) Jesus Palacios It's hard to make a bad film out of such rich material, and even though it is not as strong as Agnieszka Holland's 1993 adaptation, this version offers... a sufficiently sinister air. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
3/5 Military Wives (2019) Blai Morell The cast has great chemistry. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
3/5 Color Out of Space (2019) Eulàlia Iglesias The director adds tasty homegrown details like casting Tommy Chong... [but] the aesthetic embodiment of terror as a chromatic spectrum leaves something to be desired. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
4/5 Papicha (2019) Pablo Vázquez It's easy to get engulfed by the fury of [Meddour's] helplessness and his rare intensity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
4/5 () Santiago Segura A masterful, must see comedy. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
3/5 () Sergi Sánchez Alfredo Castro has perfidious charisma. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
5/5 Zombi Child (2019) Manu Yáñez Bonello solidifies himself as a filmmaker with strong emotions and a radical gaze, offering plenty of food for thought. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
4/5 () Beatriz Martínez A beautiful film about reconciliation and commitment. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
3/5 Babyteeth (2019) Desirée De Fez Against all odds, it all works. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 26, 2020
5/5 Tenet (2020) Manu Yáñez On the surface, the strokes in Tenet may seem simple, but they have grand effects especially as far as its cinematography is concerned. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 25, 2020
4/5 True History of the Kelly Gang (2019) Roger Salvans Like fatal flashes, it gleams of sordid beauty and a single certainty: there is no future. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 () Jordi Batlle Caminal Like any good action-comedy/buddy movie 'Super Agent Makey' is breezy and dynamic entertainment. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 The Curse of the Handsome Man (2020) Juan Pando It addresses profound matters, like parenthood, friendship, ambition, and loyalty, with humor. But it excessively delays the plot and lacks the necessary nerve. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
4/5 Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019) Manu Yáñez Strong politics and an empathy for his characters help Linklater imprint his personal style on this adaptation. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
5/5 Under the Skin (2013) Sergi Sánchez Under the Skin will not only go down in the history of science fiction cinema for its powerful imagery... but also because of how easily it revises the myth of the femme fatale. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) Desirée De Fez It exudes an innocence, kindness, and optimism that is unusual in contemporary independent cinema, which is usually much more tragic. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 Lara (2019) Sergi Sánchez The most difficult part of [Lara] is that it forces us to empathize with a woman who can't help but destroy everything she touches. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
3/5 The Silence (2015) Pere Vall There is an unsettling tranquility from Thomsen's performance. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 16, 2020
3/5 () Fausto Fernandez Between the characters of father and daughter is an intimate journey of acknowledgement and reconstruction, forgiveness and love, that is at the same time an exotic, frenetic, and exciting adventure. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2020
3/5 Sweet Home (2015) Jordi Batlle Caminal An enjoyable popcorn film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2020
4/5 Matthias & Maxime (2019) Mireia Mullor The Canadian director continues to be faithful to his common places, from the portrait of queer youth to the complex mother-son relationships, but he explores his style in different ways. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 19, 2020
4/5 Like Water for Chocolate (1992) Fotogramas Staff An imaginative reconstruction of the traditional Mexican melodrama that is one of the year's best surprises. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 11, 2020
3/5 Transsiberian (2008) Sergi Sánchez What could have been a... 1970s Europudding byproducts turns into an entertaining thriller. EDIT
Posted May 5, 2020
3/5 The Last House on the Left (2009) Sergi Sánchez Dennis Iliadis does a facelift to the Craven film's squalid camp. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2020
5/5 Moonrise Kingdom (2012) Sergi Sánchez Moonrise Kingdom is the closest that Wes Anderson has ever gotten to Trufaut. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 8, 2020
3/5 Vivarium (2020) Mireia Mullor A sort of ordinary dystopian nightmare that seems like an extended episode of Black Mirror. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 8, 2020
3/5 The Goonies (1985) Fotogramas Staff Despite its moments of blandness, the movie works and is a good lab where young Hollywood stars emerge. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 6, 2020
4/5 Knife + Heart (2018) Manu Yáñez Knife + Heart is a postmodern pastiche where the eroticism of Brian De Palma's thrillers is intertwined with the exuberance of Dario Argento's giallos. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2020
3/5 The Watchman (2017) Desirée De Fez The documentary goes beyond the chronological story, illustrated with serenity and elegance. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2020
4/5 The Occupant (2020) Fausto Fernandez Writing from the confinement of a global pandemic gives The Occupant a strange atmosphere of unease. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 26, 2020