Próxima Tanda

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Rating Title/Year Author
3/5 Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Mario Alegre There are two types of Godzilla movies: the ones that use the radioactive giant as an allegory and the ones that are just plain, dumb fun. This one is one is all about the "Giant Monster Action". EDIT
Posted May 31, 2019
2.5/5 Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) Mario Alegre Take "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?", remove everything that was fun about it, replace the cartoons with Pokémons, add a PG rated "Deadpool", and this kiddie film noir is what you'd get. EDIT
Posted May 9, 2019
4/5 Avengers: Endgame (2019) Mario Alegre Fan service is the main course in the latest MCU extravaganza. Endgame revels in Marvel knowledge, and after 11 years and 22 films, most fans will be more than happy to indulge in it. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 26, 2019
3.5/5 Shazam! (2019) Mario Alegre That special kind of magic that has eluded most of the DCEU cinematic efforts finally makes an appearance on screen, and it's an absolute blast. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 4, 2019
3.5/5 Us (2019) Mario Alegre Jordan Peele's highly entertaining -albeit, a bit muddled- follow-up to Get Out, gives us, not one, but two of Lupita Nyong'o's best performances in (incredibly) her first leading role. EDIT
Posted Mar 21, 2019
2.5/5 Captain Marvel (2019) Mario Alegre You would think that after 21 feature films, Marvel would have perfected the superhero origin story formula, but to Brie Larson's detriment, this time they forgot to add "character" and "personality" into the mix. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019
3.5/5 The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) Mario Alegre Everything is not awesome. It never was, and that's exactly the point this fun and tender sequel is trying to make. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 9, 2019
2.5/5 Miss Bala (2019) Mario Alegre The superb 2011 Mexican thriller has been turned into a bland Hollywood action fantasy with sequel aspirations that couldn't be more far removed from the original film's intent. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2019
2.5/5 Glass (2019) Mario Alegre Shyamalan swings for the fences with his trilogy capper, but for all it's ambition, it ultimately disappoints. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 18, 2019
3/5 Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Mario Alegre Emily Blunt is an absolute delight, and she finds her ideal counterpart in Lin-Manuel Miranda. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 20, 2018
5/5 Roma (2018) Mario Alegre We are all passengers on this beautiful trip down memory lane at the invitation of Cuarón. Oh, how lucky are we who can accompany him. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2018
2.5/5 Aquaman (2018) Mario Alegre The DC Comics aesthetic has never been more accurately portrayed on screen, so it has that going for it. Narratively, though, it's still kind of a mess. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 12, 2018
4/5 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Mario Alegre An astonishing visual feat. Into the Spider-Verse raises de bar on what 3D animation can accomplish. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2018
2.5/5 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Mario Alegre More than "Act 2" of the proposed five, the film feels like an extended intermission, lacking focus, narrative impulse and any sense of urgency. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 15, 2018
4/5 Widows (2018) Mario Alegre Widows marks Steve McQueen's first commercial effort, and if we're very, very lucky, it won't be his last. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 14, 2018
2/5 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Mario Alegre Bayona tries his best to make this movie feel different from all its predecessors, but he comes up short. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 24, 2018
3.5/5 Incredibles 2 (2018) Mario Alegre Holly Hunter gets to shine even more this time around. She's the heart and soul of the film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 24, 2018
3/5 Tag (2018) Mario Alegre The fact that the entire cast is so invested in this ridiculous premise is what makes it fun. Or at least, fun enough. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 24, 2018
2/5 Superfly (2018) Mario Alegre Like watching a two-hour trap video, this Superfly is all foreplay and zero climax. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 24, 2018
3/5 Ocean's 8 (2018) Mario Alegre It's fun enough, but this excellent cast shouldn't have to settle for a watered down version of what the guys had on their first outing. EDIT
Posted Oct 24, 2018
3/5 Deadpool 2 (2018) Mario Alegre Deadpool is more than happy with being the class clown of the superhero movie landscape, and Reynolds is here to please. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2018
2.5/5 Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) Mario Alegre An annual Star Wars film might have been the childhood dream of many of us, but Solo suggests otherwise. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2018
4/5 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Mario Alegre You're gonna want to watch the next one the second this one ends. The final minutes proves just how good Marvel has been at building this universe over the past decade. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2018
4/5 A Quiet Place (2018) Mario Alegre An absolute blast that you can only experience to its fullest inside a packed theater with a QUIET audience, of course. EDIT
Posted Apr 13, 2018
3.5/5 Love, Simon (2018) Mario Alegre The most remarkable thing about Love, Simon is how comfortable it feels with just being what it is: an ordinary teen romantic comedy. And yet, it feels so very special. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 13, 2018
2.5/5 Rampage (2018) Mario Alegre A big, dumb, giant monster royal rumble that old school Godzilla fans should be able to enjoy. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 13, 2018
3/5 Ready Player One (2018) Mario Alegre The amount of fun you'll have while watching this is mostly dependent on your skills at playing "Spot the pop culture reference". [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 26, 2018
2.5/5 Tomb Raider (2018) Mario Alegre The bar has been set so low for video game movies that it doesn't requiere much effort to make something mildly entertaining. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2018
3/5 Una mujer fantástica (2017) Mario Alegre Lelio achieves a film with laudable intentions, visually captivating and fully conscious of his moral standing. {Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2018
3/5 Game Night (2018) Mario Alegre Is it a thriller? A comedy? A little bit of both, actually, and it mixes both genres in entertaining ways. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2018
2.5/5 A Wrinkle in Time (2018) Mario Alegre For a cosmic time-traveling story, the action takes place in the most boring terrestrial scenarios imaginable. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2018
3.5/5 I, Tonya (2017) Mario Alegre Margot Robbie gets into the skin of Tonya Harding in a performance forced to transcend the physical. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2018
3/5 Red Sparrow (2018) Mario Alegre Far from being another Atomic Blonde or Jason Bourne flick, Red Sparrow aspires to be a spy film with its feet on the ground. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2018
1.5/5 Mute (2017) Mario Alegre Duncan Jones' latest film is an crushingly disappointing disaster. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 23, 2018
4/5 Annihilation (2018) Mario Alegre There's a lot of Tarkovsky in Annihilation, too much to be screened on the local multiplex. And that's just one of the virtues of Garland's fascinating sci-fi/horror hybrid. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 23, 2018
3/5 Peter Rabbit (2018) Mario Alegre Beatrix Potter's classic characters arrive on the big screen like a modern version of Tom & Jerry. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 15, 2018
2/5 The 15:17 to Paris (2018) Mario Alegre Fortunately, people will remember these men for their heroic feat, and not for it's tedious cinematic adaptation. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 15, 2018
4/5 Black Panther (2018) Mario Alegre I don't know -nor care- if this is Marvel's best, but it certainly is the most thoughtful and conscientious look that the studio has given to true life injustices. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 15, 2018
4/5 Lady Bird (2017) Mario Alegre Laurie Metcalf steals the film from Saoirse Ronan, in a subtle piece of acting so raw and genuine it hurts. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 1, 2018
3/5 The Shape of Water (2017) Mario Alegre In The Shape of Water, Guillermo del Toro plays the hits. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 1, 2018
2.5/5 Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) Mario Alegre Regardless of the simplicity of the plot and the genre cliches that abound in it, Ball's work behind the camera has always been on point. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 25, 2018
3/5 12 Strong (2018) Mario Alegre If you can ignore history, 12 Strong will reward you with a solid dose of action. Just don't expect much more than that. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 25, 2018
4/5 The Post (2017) Mario Alegre Spielberg responds to the whole mess that was 2017 in the most powerful way within his reach: from the director's chair, demanding "action!". [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 25, 2018
5/5 Phantom Thread (2017) Mario Alegre There's so much cinema squeezed into every single frame of Phantom Thread you don't feel the need to watch any other film for a long time. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 18, 2018
3/5 Molly's Game (2017) Mario Alegre Sorkin's characters not so much enunciate words but rather shoot them like bullets out a machine gun. Here, Chastain is armed to the teeth. [Full Review in Spanishi] EDIT
Posted Jan 12, 2018
4/5 Paddington 2 (2017) Mario Alegre Like watching a remake of Papillon directed by Wes Anderson, Paddington 2 is charming beyond belief. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 12, 2018
5/5 Call Me by Your Name (2017) Mario Alegre The film wonderfully captures the intensity of that first love -carnal, fleeting and unforgettable - that leaves an indelible mark on everyone lucky enough to experience it. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 12, 2018
5/5 The Florida Project (2017) Mario Alegre A marvelous bittersweet film about the endearing naivety of childhood and the reality that gravitates around it threatening to end it all at once. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 21, 2017
3.5/5 Darkest Hour (2017) Mario Alegre Oldman has always possessed the ability to disappear behind the roles he plays, with and without latex, and his work here is further proof of his talent. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 21, 2017
2.5/5 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) Mario Alegre The cast does their very best to keep it fun, but the lack of imagination weights the film down. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 21, 2017