Cinéfiloz

Cinéfiloz is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Emmanuel Báez
Rating Title/Year Author
2/5 Pet Sematary (2019) Emmanuel Báez Pet Sematary could have worked subverting expectations, but settles for cheap scares. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 8, 2019
4/5 Shazam! (2019) Emmanuel Báez Under David F. Sandberg's direction... the film moves along with great energy. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2019
2/5 Dumbo (2019) Emmanuel Báez The CGI creation is extremely adorable [but]... The rest of the movie never gets off the ground. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2019
3/5 Triple Frontier (2019) Emmanuel Báez The fourth film by J.C. Chandor shows that the director has a good eye for action. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 18, 2019
4.5/5 The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019) Emmanuel Báez [The film's] environmental and corporate themes... makes it one of the most relevant films to watch right now. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 18, 2019
3.5/5 Isn't It Romantic (2019) Emmanuel Báez Isn't It Romantic earns its place in the pantheon of romantic comedies. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2019
4/5 Captain Marvel (2019) Emmanuel Báez Brie Larson fits perfectly in this world of superheroes. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2019
3.5/5 Vice (2018) Emmanuel Báez Amy Adams is fantastic as Lynne Cheney, and her character is much more interesting than Dick during the first half hour. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 20, 2019
3.5/5 The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) Emmanuel Báez The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part is not as amazing as the original, but the doses of fun increase once the film overcomes its initial problems. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 19, 2019
3.5/5 Alita: Battle Angel (2019) Emmanuel Báez Spectacular, fresh, and unique. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 19, 2019
4.5/5 The Favourite (2018) Emmanuel Báez Olivia Colman, in an instantly classic and iconic role, embodies Queen Anne. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
3/5 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Emmanuel Báez The third and final installment of the trilogy feels... almost anecdotal but entertaining. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 28, 2019
4/5 Creed II (2018) Emmanuel Báez One of the most pleasant surprises of the film is the work of Dolph Lundgren and Florian Munteanu as Ivan and Viktor Drago, respectively. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 23, 2019
3.5/5 Glass (2019) Emmanuel Báez As it is formed - and in spite of its weaknesses - it's a great trilogy that satisfies simply by being different and original. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 18, 2019
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Emmanuel Báez [Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse] is something unique and great that deserves cheers for the risk taken and the success achieved. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 15, 2019
4/5 Bumblebee (2018) Emmanuel Báez The first three minutes of Bumblebee are already better than all the Transformers films directed by Michael Bay. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 2, 2019
4/5 Aquaman (2018) Emmanuel Báez The director knows what he has in hand and makes the most of it. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 27, 2018
4/5 The Wolf House (2018) Emmanuel Báez Although the film hardly exceeds 60 minutes, it does demand a certain patience that is rewarded with a remarkable demonstration of ingenuity and audacity on the part of the directors. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2018
4/5 Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Emmanuel Báez The film merits a second and third viewing for fans of Easter egg hunts. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 5, 2018
5/5 Roma (2018) Emmanuel Báez Cuarón's wonderful eye is not limited to his formal decisions with the camera and photography, but also in the intelligence of putting a new actress at the forefront. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 4, 2018
2.5/5 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Emmanuel Báez Johnny Depp is so transparent and his interpretation of one of the supposed greatest villains in magical history is ordinary. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 26, 2018
4/5 A Simple Favor (2018) Emmanuel Báez A Simple Favor is so deliciously fun that it should be a crime. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 8, 2018
4.5/5 Searching (2018) Emmanuel Báez Aneesh Chaganty's debut feature is one of the most exciting mystery films I've seen in a long time, and it's the first "cyber-thriller told completely from a screen" that's really convincing. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 5, 2018
Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Emmanuel Báez The truth is that only Rami Malek stands out, although totally delivers, making an impression with every gesture and penetrating look. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 2, 2018
4/5 Halloween (2018) Emmanuel Báez The good thing is that Jamie Lee Curtis is really brilliant. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 29, 2018
4.5/5 Eighth Grade (2018) Emmanuel Báez If you ever wonder how a movie can be terrifying and chilling without being a horror movie, Eighth Grade is the answer. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 15, 2018
4/5 The House With a Clock in Its Walls (2018) Emmanuel Báez It's the kind of film where [Jack Black] can get carried away and have fun with his usual expressions and gestures, although it's Blanchett who takes the applause. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 15, 2018
4/5 A Star Is Born (2018) Emmanuel Báez What could have been a series of vain decisions... ends up being a deeply moving love story. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 11, 2018
3.5/5 Venom (2018) Emmanuel Báez The film itself demands nothing... and is so formulaic that it is extremely easy to play along. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2018
3.5/5 The Predator (2018) Emmanuel Báez The frenetic pace plays in favor of the film... moving from one action sequence to another with small breaks for the required dose of plot that is needed only to generate some empathy with the protagonists. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 24, 2018
4/5 Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Emmanuel Báez The strong point of the film is the fascination of having an ordinary story in an extraordinary environment, always bearing in mind that it is an American production betting on something different, for a change. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 21, 2018
4.5/5 Thelma (2017) Emmanuel Báez The film is, on the surface, a story of self-discovery with supernatural tints that mixes its facets with great intelligence. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2018
3.5/5 Destination Wedding (2018) Emmanuel Báez The fact that it is a romantic comedy is almost ironic, but you feel the chemistry between the two. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 14, 2018
3.5/5 To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018) Emmanuel Báez To All The Boys I've Loved Before presents an adolescent romance that appears extremely generic on the surface, but stashes away enough novel elements to feel fresh. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 4, 2018
3/5 The Happytime Murders (2018) Emmanuel Báez McCarthy is still great, and the human cast is supported by the brilliant and unappreciated Maya Rudolph, and the talented and subtle Elizabeth Banks. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 4, 2018
3.5/5 Teen Titans GO! to the Movies (2018) Emmanuel Báez This film is full of self-referential humor. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 27, 2018
3.5/5 Upgrade (2018) Emmanuel Báez It's very easy to predict where it's going and how it ends, although [director Leigh] Whannell's aesthetics and direction have enough energy to make it worth the trip. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 21, 2018
3/5 The Meg (2018) Emmanuel Báez The interesting thing is that Statham is convincing when he's more than a stoic face, and the mix of genres comes in handy (he had already proved himself capable in comedy with Spy). [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 17, 2018
4.5/5 Witness of Another World (2018) Emmanuel Báez The story takes its time, and that seriousness with which the director takes the words of his subject demonstrate the respect and admiration he feels for the topic. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2018
2.5/5 The Last Runway (2018) Emmanuel Báez It's simply about a military group organized to execute a mission, without any political discourse in between, at least not an obvious one. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 3, 2018
5/5 Mission: Impossible -- Fallout (2018) Emmanuel Báez [The] almost two and a half hours (the longest in the series) deliver an introspective and reflective film that is entertaining, and whose plot... never suffers from the frantic but perfectly framed action. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 27, 2018
3/5 Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Emmanuel Báez [Soon] came the compulsory flatulence jokes and the Chaplinesque slapstick that is funny even though I was obviously not the film's target. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 16, 2018
3.5/5 Ant-Man and The Wasp (2018) Emmanuel Báez The action sequences are the most ingenious, with different uses of the suit, many of them accompanied with meta humor and some very nice gags that have to do with [the] technology's malfunction. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 9, 2018
4/5 Isle of Dogs (2018) Emmanuel Báez Isle of Dogs has everything one would expect from a Wes Anderson movie. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 2, 2018
4/5 Blockers (2018) Emmanuel Báez [The actresses] raise the material to an endearing and very enriching level. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 29, 2018
3/5 Tag (2018) Emmanuel Báez I like movies that are aware of what they are selling... without [any] greater aspirations than to make people laugh and that's it. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 28, 2018
1.5/5 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Emmanuel Báez Not even the dinosaurs themselves stand out on this occasion. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2018
5/5 Hereditary (2018) Emmanuel Báez [Toni] Collette is a true force of nature... [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2018
3/5 Ocean's 8 (2018) Emmanuel Báez The fun is mostly in the team's preparation and in trying to stay one step ahead of the events... [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2018
5/5 Incredibles 2 (2018) Emmanuel Báez The two films thus form a double-feature whose value goes far beyond the undeniable cinematographic quality they possess... The Incredibles 2 is simply one of the best superhero movies. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2018