Juanma Fernández París

Juanma Fernández París
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T-Meter Title | Year
67% Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) The escapist entertainment is undeniable and irresistible for the first hour and 45 minutes. The problem is that the film goes on for another 35 minutes, with various moments where logic is not even considered. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2019
42% Stuber (2019) An action comedy that works. [Full review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2019
64% Annabelle Comes Home (2019) A horror offering that can be celebrated as solid suspense flick and is extraordinarily effective. [Full review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2019
23% Dark Phoenix (2019) "Dark Phoenix" has great rhythm and action, but as the close of a cycle, it leaves much to be desired. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2019
41% Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Godzilla: King of the Monsters fails by not taking advantage of all of the strength and charisma of the mythical monster. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 30, 2019
89% Rocketman (2019) An irresistible and simply marvelous film. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 30, 2019
57% Aladdin (2019) This new version of the Disney classic offers a great dosis of nostalgia. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
90% John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019) The director and the scriptwriters manage to give more of a surprise turn that indicates that the saga on the big screen is not over yet. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 16, 2019
68% Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) An uneven film. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2019
56% Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) Ted Bundy's psychology is never explored in the film. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2019
32% The Intruder (2019) Ealy and Good's attempts are useless before the most ridiculous parts of the climax, but they do give an emotional beat to the production that prevents it from being discarded as scrap. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2019
94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) The monumental feats of the film make the imperfections seem minimal. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019
29% The Curse of La Llorona (2019) How do you have an actress like Linda Cardellini delivering lines that seem recycled from a "Friday the 13th" sequel? [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
17% Hellboy (2019) The director's affinity for the absurd and grotesque don't stop his vision from being filtered through a generic and predictable script. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2019
63% Unicorn Store (2019) The film's major strength is that Larson's sardonic humor translates well onscreen, but the film is too conventional to be genuinely memorable. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2019
90% Shazam! (2019) Samberg imparted a distinct style to this film and freed it from having to share or expand a cinematic universe all for the best. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2019
27% The Aftermath (2019) The new film by director James Kent comes with all the essential resources to achieve a great drama, but the dramatic structure of the script crumbles long before the marriage of the characters played by Knightley and Clarke. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2019
47% Dumbo (2019) The filmmakers try a good dose of postmodern and subversive expressionism that pushes the original plot in a new direction. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2019
39% The Dirt (2019) A superficial biopic. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 25, 2019
72% Triple Frontier (2019) Despite lacking a profound drama, the film works as entertainment. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
78% Captain Marvel (2019) However, [Captain Marvel's] best quality lies in how the film seeks to emulate the way comics managed to comment on the current social and cultural landscape. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2019
92% Cold War (Zimna wojna) (2018) The film distinguishes itself for having an elegant and sumptuous audiovisual experience that sometimes evokes the golden age of Hollywood. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2019
70% Isn't It Romantic (2019) "Isn't it Romantic" accomplishes for the romantic comedy what "Scream" did for the horror genre. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
61% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) The result of the collaboration between Rodriguez and Cameron is ambitious and unpredictable entertainment that help elevate some of the imperfections of the film. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
95% If Beale Street Could Talk (2019) A sweeping and poetic piece of love. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
85% The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) It has a much more dynamic and accessible visual canvas than the first offer and a smart, agile and unpredictable script. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
22% Miss Bala (2019) Even though parts of the film are predictable, the cast manages to make it work and elevate the film. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
89% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) The use of classic adventure conventions make this story stand without relying on nostalgia. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
66% Vice (2018) [Vice] captures the frustration of having a conflict that brings extreme reactions without the possibility of any resolution. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
60% A Dog's Way Home (2019) You would have to have a heart of stone to not be moved by "A Dog's Way Home." [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
83% Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2019) Even though the film attempts to structure itself to serve those who have never seen the series before, the story feel incomplete. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
74% On the Basis of Sex (2019) Leder succeeds in having Ginsberg's internal conflict be tangible and sadly, still relevant today. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
9% Replicas (2019) Keanu Reeves's latest is the perfect example of what not to do in this genre. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
82% Ben is Back (2018) The principal reason to see this film is for its performances and how the direction brings out the honesty in its emotional work without falling into the trappings of the conventional melodrama. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2019
70% The Mule (2018) For every "Unforgiven," "Mystic River," or "Sully" that this filmmaker creates, there's three films like this one that offers nothing profound and is too eager to abuse of dramatic manipulation. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2018
92% Bumblebee (2018) This is the first film inspired by the Hasbro toys in a decade that can't be discarded as junk. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
93% The Favourite (2018) The clash between an explicit contemporary sensibility and what defines the aesthetics of England at the end of the 18th century seems to be what defines the ostentatious and irresistible visual proposal of this production. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
79% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Enchanting from start to finish. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2018
78% Green Book (2018) Farrely and his production team are aware that there is no simple answer to the central issues in the film, but that does not stop them from closing the film with what is definitely the equivalent of a happy Hollywood ending. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) This film is a celebration of everything that has made Spider-Man an essential part of popular culture for more than five decades. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
65% Aquaman (2018) Director James Wan manages to make the film be unlike anything else in the genre. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
96% Roma (2018) A marvelous film and definitely one of the best of 2018. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2018
19% The Possession of Hannah Grace (2018) There are very few moments of profound drama or psychological suspense. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2018
89% Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) "Ralph Breaks the Internet" works well as a sequel without registering as a disposable cinematic rehash. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2018
84% Creed II (2018) Despite repeating the same beats as most Rocky films, the film emulates the fighting spirit of Rocky Balboa and manages to triumph. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2018
91% Widows (2018) The characters of "Widows" defy superficial judgement in the same way that director Steve McQueen's excellent direction defies genre. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
37% Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) The Wizarding World returns with the same cinematographic marvel and with an extra dosage of spectacular and ambitious. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
7/10 40% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) This is the most comercial and action driven dragon tattoo story. While the script leaves little breathing room for any character development, the direction is slick, precise and effective. Full Review in Spanish - AARP Espanol EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
81% Overlord (2018) Despite the talent at hand and the originality of the film, "Overlord" still registers as a missed opportunity. [Full Review in Spanish] - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
7/10 61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Rami Malek's extraordinary performance and the recreation of Queen's Live Aid performance are more than worth the price of admission. - El Nuevo Día (Puerto Rico) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2018