Alejandro Lingenti

Alejandro Lingenti
Alejandro Lingenti's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): La Nación (Argentina)
Publications: La Nación (Argentina)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
No Score Yet La sabiduría (2019) The weakness of the script... and the notorious problems of the narrative rhythm fatally push this movie into a shipwreck. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2019
No Score Yet Ordinary Time (Tempo comum) (2018) [A] valuable audiovisual experiment. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2019
No Score Yet Ciegos (2019) Marcelo Subiotto shines. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2019
No Score Yet Lectura según Justino (2015) Beyond the typical village anecdote, there are some bridges towards humor. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2019
No Score Yet El plan divino (2019) The issues that this film seeks to address demand a certain depth that El plan divino never really achieves. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2019
100% Rock, Paper and Scissors (Piedra, papel y tijera) (2019) This independent film of psychological terror... is charged with tension, threats, and anxiety, but doesn't renounce humor. - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
No Score Yet Desertor (2019) The film, which also uses some thriller resources, has good action scenes, a very inspired soundtrack and a key contribution by Daniel Fanego. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2019
No Score Yet Pistolero (2019) The cast is well-adjusted. No one is out of place and Lautaro Delgado Tymruk shines because of his notable versatility. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2019
41% 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) The action and terror scenes are the only achievement in this predictable story. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
No Score Yet Magalí (2019) When everything seems to be heading toward a realist story, the movie takes an interesting turn and incorporates a certain atmosphere of suspense and fantasy that notably strengthen it. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
No Score Yet Todo por el ascenso (2019) Everything is told with more levity than depth, and the story advances with traction because of the good timing and flair of the actors. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
39% Angel Has Fallen (2019) A weaker continuation of its predecessor. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
No Score Yet Killing the Dead (Matar a un muerto) (2019) The emergence of horror in an ordinary context as dense and dreadful as the forest... is the big theme of Killing the Dead -- a dry, austere, and unsettling movie. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2019
No Score Yet Paso San Ignacio (2019) The movie reflects with crudeness the sacrificed life stories of the descendants of the persecuted indigenous peoples. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2019
96% By the Grace of God (Grâce à Dieu) (2019) The stories are supported by a skillful mise-en-scène, a smooth voice over, and a sophisticated visual narration. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2019
No Score Yet Wasteland (2019) The greatest achievement of Wasteland, based on a true story, is to address an issue that can become sensationalist with a noted sobriety. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2019
No Score Yet The Drought (La sequía) (2019) The movie depends on only one idea and so it stumbles, focusing its energy on the difficult task of not repeating itself. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2019
No Score Yet Pasco. Avanzar más allá de la muerte (2019) The idea that a group of students is responsible for gathering the testimonies needed to reconstruct the tragic story that is at the center of this documentary grants it a laudable newness. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2019
No Score Yet Marta Show (2019) A polyphonic story that revolves around a unique character and develops a hypothesis about her place in a society that operates according to different rules. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2019
No Score Yet Esa película que llevo conmigo (2019) The movie has a moving sensibility and a notable esthetic determination. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2019
85% The Dead and the Others (Chuva E Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos) (2018) The film draws an intelligent counterpoint between the Krahô rituals and ways of life and the rigid and unscrupulous rules of what we call "civilized society." [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2019
99% Ash Is Purest White (2019) Jia Zhangke creates atmospheres and images of great poetic breath that are full of suggestive power and meaning. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2019
No Score Yet Delfín (2019) A sensitive film whose resonances reproduce those of this singular musical instrument, capable of emitting soft and sweet sounds, rough and hard ones. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2019
No Score Yet Remember? (Ricordi?) (2018) It relies on a formidable work of photography, an imaginative edition, the complicity of a reduced and sober cast, and an exquisite soundtrack.[Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2019
No Score Yet El diablo blanco (2019) More than the logical development of the story, what matters in El diablo blanco is the intelligent use of of the environments. [Full review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2019
100% Magic Nights (Notti magiche) (2018) The film contains a nice bittersweet nostalgia. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
94% The Wild Pear Tree (Ahlat agaci) (2019) Ceylan is a virtuoso director of actors and he knows how to impress his stories with an unequivocally Chejovian spirit. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2019
87% Non-Fiction (Doubles vies) (2019) An incisive and charming film. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
No Score Yet Clementina (2017) The film takes on a spiky theme and intelligently uses the most recognizable themes from horror films. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
No Score Yet Dóberman (2019) The simple dramatic framework of this film is sustained by the solvency of its lead actresses. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
No Score Yet El Bosque de los Perros (2019) Dark and oppressive, this thriller, filmed mostly in Vincente Casares (province of Buenos Aires), maintains its gravity until the end, renouncing any temptation to alleviate itself. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2019
82% The Son (El hijo) (2019) The Son maintains a sour tone until the very end. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2019
No Score Yet Acá y acullá (2018) Khourian works with a lot of imagination, superimposing images to weave a dense amalgam that unites a painful past with the present. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2019
71% At War (En guerre) (2019) Stephane Brizé tells this story with a functional production design and with tension dominating throughout. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2019
No Score Yet Yvonne (2019) This documentary serviced by Yvonne Pierron's memories, diverse testimonies and great archival footage lends a proper tribute to the work of the French nun. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2019
No Score Yet Alicia (2019) A light humor, some dreamlike atmosphere and references tinged with irony to the blunders of religious beliefs nuance a dense story and connect it with a certain tradition of Italian cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019
No Score Yet Lobos (2019) The whole cast works coordinated and secure in the same register, and that is, without doubt, one of the major strengths of the film. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019
100% Eternity (Wiñaypacha) (2017) Eternity is a story crossed by the weight of the old age, more pressing when there is no one who collaborates to alleviate it at least a little. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2019
No Score Yet Queen of Hearts (Reina de Corazones) (2016) The film is serious and constructive never getting close to being banal or sensationalist. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2019
No Score Yet Atenas (2017) González beautifully tells the story of the disappointments of peripheral life. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
No Score Yet Los últimos románticos (2019) Los últimos románticos goes for scathing humor akin to what is seen in films from the Coen brothers, and it succeeds. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
No Score Yet A Concrete Cinema (2017) The film is fascinating by itself, but also to be counted with delicacy, solvency and the same love that the protagonist has for his maximum idol, Palito Ortega. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
100% Florianópolis Dream (Sueño Florianópolis) (2018) A film that is very difficult to forget. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
No Score Yet Días de Circo (2018) This simple and charming documentary knows how to capture the playful spirit, candidness and large test of a group of popular artists. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
No Score Yet Río Mekong (2017) Concise and with impeccable technique, the film tells the story of the effects of uprooting and of the determination to face it from an authentic anonymous hero. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2019
No Score Yet Vergara (2018) The director works with looseness and intelligence around his motivation. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
No Score Yet La vida que te agenciaste (2018) It displays a retrospective analysis that resignifies that adventure of the 90s with an intimate, vital tone that exudes poetry. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
No Score Yet Ruleta Rusa (2018) Everything looks artificial in this film that accumulates too many thick strokes, common places, improbable dialogues, and also overload of forced turns to a conventional police plot. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2018
66% Lizzie (2018) The effective work of photography and the virtuoso sound design accentuate the climate of oppression and turn the lugubrious house where the action takes place in one more unsettling character of the story. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2018
No Score Yet Soft Rains Will Come (Vendrán lluvias suaves) (2018) The film works with rigor and sensitivity on the first contacts that a group of curious and determined guys have with dense issues such as death and loneliness. [Full Review in Spanish] - La Nación (Argentina) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2018