Ruben Peralta Rigaud

Ruben Peralta Rigaud
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
94% If Beale Street Could Talk (2018) From the first sequence in which Tish accompanies Fonny to the prison, Jenkins's cinema pursues poetry, but stops at the ecstatic admiration of a frame, of a composition. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
68% Beautiful Boy (2018) Beautiful Boy is not an effective film, but director Felix Van Groeningen skillfully captures the complications of drug addiction and its associated rehabilitation. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2018
92% Cold War (Zimna wojna) (2018) This new Pawlikowski films lacks heat... however, it gives us one of the best romances in recent years. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2018
90% Widows (2018) The film is an elegant and well written thriller. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2018
97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse is a grandiloquent pleasure... with a super fast, visually stunning narrative and, above all, a strong emotional core. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2018
82% Green Book (2018) Taking advantage of an established and successful cinematic model, Farrelly builds a nice comedy that works wonders. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2018
92% The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018) The Ballad of Buster Scruggs confirms the great ability of the Coens to be authors of the highest level, to which we also forgive a little more length. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2018
59% The Front Runner (2018) The Front Runner is a good movie, maybe it won't enter the cinema's history books, but it... raises many important ethical reflections. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2018
No Score Yet 7:20 Once a Week (2018) The problem of 7:20 Once a Week lies in the fact that the director Matías Bize does not build anything deep. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
83% Creed II (2018) Sometimes, a sports movie is just a sports movie, and Creed II is an entertaining movie. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
96% Roma (2018) Cuarón's compositions... are works of art in movement. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
63% Outlaw King (2018) A successful, visually beautiful epic, narrating the Scot's struggle for freedom at the beginning of the 14th century. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
38% Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) The first 45 minutes, or even the first hour, feels eternal. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2018
81% Overlord (2018) [Director] Julius Avery manages to meet and even exceed the expectations set by the trailer or fragments of pre-existing stories. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
41% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) However... Claire Foy convinces as the famous hacker with the dragon tattoo. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
81% Boy Erased (2018) Lucas Hedges... who won an Oscar nomination last year for Manchester by the Sea, and recently starred in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, has turned out to be the ideal actor to portray Jared. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
34% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, finally, disappoints the expectations of those who expect something more mature and profound. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
62% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) As turbulent as Mercury's wild life is the production of the biographical drama Bohemian Rhapsody, a tribute to the whole group, but with a clear focus on its dazzling leader. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
79% Halloween (2018) This strange game between the forces of good and evil is transformed into a precise narrative game with fussy and permissive expectations. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2018
94% Private Life (2018) The film... is really elegant in its staging, provides a breath of intelligent lightness within a tumultuous and overwhelming theme, a generous and sincere film about the complexity of the desire to have a baby. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2018
No Score Yet Un 4to. de Josué (2018) Un 4to. de Josué is a good comedy that works thanks to the very good chemistry of its actors and a director who knows what he's doing. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
74% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) The first part of Bad Times at the El Royale is a valuable example of how to create atmosphere and characters. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
79% 22 July (2018) The film is elevated by an impressive Norwegian cast performing in English. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2018
60% Animal (2018) Animal requires a fairly high level of suspension of disbelief, but if you are willing to give it a try, you can enjoy a very intriguing thriller / character study. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
81% Ben is Back (2018) Peter Hedges (Pieces of April, Dan in Real Life) is great at creating credible scenes of family life. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2018
94% Petra (2018) The dialogue is convincing, combined with a precise black humor. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
87% Colette (2018) Colette is a beautifully recreated period film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
88% First Man (2018) Damien Chazelle proves once again that he is one of the most talented young filmmakers in the business. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
32% Loving Pablo (2018) The talent and chemistry of its protagonists saves the film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2018
85% The Sisters Brothers (2018) It's not about twists in a strict sense, but a perfectly designed narrative structure. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2018
29% Venom (2018) It's a shame because Venom's mythology, if presented properly, has more potential than many of the superhero [iterations] we see. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2018
90% A Star Is Born (2018) The fact that Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga have such a good contrast, is worth every second on film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2018
92% Mandy (2018) This is how cinema is made, with this mixture of realism and transcendence, with the magical power that makes the cinematography, editing and narration feel so distorted, but in a united way. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
100% Too Late to Die Young (2018) Dominga Sotomayor's third film skillfully presents the themes of love, loss and the search for identity. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
93% Hotel by the River (2018) Hotel by the River is a minimalist... beautiful film that portrays melancholy and the fear of dying in a way that's ironic, funny and friendly, and all thanks to very good characters. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
97% The Heiresses (Las Herederas) (2019) With his debut film, Marcelo Martinessi paints an impressive image of Paraguay's upper class, trapped in their situation as the characters are in their social roles. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018
11% Peppermint (2018) Peppermint is a conventional film that is produced with the aim of attracting the largest number of viewers. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018
94% Burning (Beoning) (2018) The film culminates the tensions that arise in a masterful finale. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
86% Non-Fiction (2019) There is no kind of introspection and the film, although it is capable of generating laughs, is easily forgotten. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
100% Ash Is Purest White (2019) Ash is the Purest White is a beautiful portrait of women in a complex, skewed and rapidly changing China. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
89% Museum (Museo) (2018) Thefts have long proved to be one of cinema's favorite categories. Fortunately, there is no shortage of different approaches to what has become a very familiar premise on the screen. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
33% The Predator (2018) Logical holes also destroy everything that could somehow be taken seriously... But something is undeniable, the director demonstrates having a special ability to present abstract ideas and make them extremely interesting. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
26% The Nun (2018) Along with solid staging and the right actors, The Nun at least ensures that viewers will not get bored for 97 minutes. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
60% Operation Finale (2018) Director Weitz softens the edges of this true story related to the Holocaust, providing a mediocre Hollywood-style thriller that disappoints, belittling the real story behind it. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
79% Alpha (2018) Alpha entertains, touches and amazes. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2018
23% Mile 22 (2018) Mile 22 pretends to be smarter and more fun than it seems. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
92% Searching (2018) Searching handles skillfully the various social platforms proposed by a conceptual mise-en-scene. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2018
No Score Yet Trabajo Sucio (2018) The cast looks promising... but with a script and a construction of mediocre characters, the film gradually dissolves into a chaos without meaning or purpose. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2018
92% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Crazy Rich Asians presents a new conversation while also leaning on some of the clichés that have plagued the representations of Asians in film and television. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
7% Slender Man (2018) If the filmmakers hoped to make Slender Man an icon of enduring horror from a fleeting cultural phenomenon with this film, they failed miserably. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Cocalecas
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018