La Nación (Argentina)

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Rating Title/Year Author
() Diego Batlle A Bresson-esque movie that is always enigmatic. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 20, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Sep 20, 2019
The Uncovering (El desentierro) (2018) Adolfo C. Martinez The movie provides continuous explanations that are as redundant as they are confusing. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2019
Varda by Agnès (2019) Javier Porta Fouz This autobiographical documentary... is a grand journey through her work. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2019
The Goldfinch (2019) Paula Vázquez Prieto The Goldfinch can be thought of as an exercise of what not to do in an adaptation. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2019
Ad Astra (2019) Marcelo Stiletano Brad Pitt knows that a more austere and contained performance is essential when facing such an overwhelming scenery. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2019
() Paula Vázquez Prieto The movie is trapped in a Manichaean structure, with plot holes and unnecessary procedural detours. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
() Adolfo C. Martinez A documentary that looks to reflect the diversity of the Argentine cultural, feminist, labor, and political movements inspired by the triumph of the 1917 Russian revolution. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
() Pablo De Vita Claudia, the movie, has a caustic and dark tone, as well as Dolores Fonzi, the remarkable and essential protagonist. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
Missing Link (2019) Diego Batlle The animation is marvelous and dazzling, but the humor is not always effective. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
Yesterday (2019) Javier Porta Fouz A hollow, dull, and opportunistic movie that renounces all logic. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
Angel Has Fallen (2019) Alejandro Lingenti A weaker continuation of its predecessor. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
American Factory (2019) Marcelo Stiletano Everything is expressed with brutal honesty, without one euphemism. The documentary is of an overwhelming frankness. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2019
() Diego Batlle A simple and transparent tragicomedy about generational differences, redemption, and second chances. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
The Silence of Others (2018) Paula Vázquez Prieto The movie exposes in a stark manner the testimonies of the survivors. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
It: Chapter Two (2019) Diego Batlle Aside from its excesses and narrative unevenness, It Chapter Two will not disappoint the fans of King's literary universe. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
High Life (2018) Javier Porta Fouz High Life is impressive and moving. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
Teen Spirit (2018) Paula Vázquez Prieto Minghella's merit is his ingenious way of giving life to the interior world of his character. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
L'homme fidèle (2018) Javier Porta Fouz A Faithful Man is a vital offer. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
() Diego Batlle The affective and sentimental implications lead to an ending that feels right, but also more conventional and less stimulating than what Shalom Taiwan promised to be. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti The movie reflects with crudeness the sacrificed life stories of the descendants of the persecuted indigenous peoples. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
() Adolfo C. Martinez This Mexican-Spanish documentary becomes an example that powerfully visualizes modern slavery. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
() Paula Vázquez Prieto The humor is exceptionally combined with that self-awareness of the passing of time. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Greta (2018) Javier Porta Fouz After the violence and suspense have been strained, the movie advances with elegance, but accumulates some blunders towards the end, just like the 90s thrillers that we miss a little today. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019) Javier Porta Fouz The series of "recreated" facts are expounded with apathy, opportunism, and a strict absence of suspense. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Grâce À Dieu (1970) Alejandro Lingenti The stories are supported by a skillful mise-en-scène, a smooth voice over, and a sophisticated visual narration. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Blinded by the Light (2019) Diego Batlle A pure, crystalline, and celebratory movie. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019) María Fernanda Mugica Beyond its good choices, the movie ends up being uneven. There are intelligent and funny moments as well as boring and irritating ones. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
() Diego Batlle A film that is at times unsettling and fascinating -- if not always subtle -- about the crises and reevaluations during adulthood, second chances, the need for greater freedom, and the search for new challenges. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 28, 2019
() Adolfo C. Martinez The movie never abandons emotions in the portrait of its protagonist. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 23, 2019
() María Fernanda Mugica The director treats with affection and respect the protagonists of this documentary. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 23, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2019
A Man in a Hurry (Un homme pressé) (2018) Paula Vázquez Prieto Director Hervé Mimran relies on the notable talent of his protagonist to take full advantage of it. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2019
() Pablo De Vita The little ones will fully enjoy this movie. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2019
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Marcelo Stiletano The well-known narrative and technical skill of Tarantino is made tender in his affection for his characters that deep down are his peers, and with so much strength, they even feel capable of rewriting history. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Aug 15, 2019
() Adolfo C. Martinez Director Hernán Fernández crafted a story whose central focus is the pain experienced by those who must go away out of necessity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 15, 2019
Santiago, Italia (2018) Javier Porta Fouz Nanni Moretti narrates and listens, and he narrates and thinks, and he narrates and moves us with some of the most noble and enduring weapons of cinema. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 15, 2019
Anna (2019) Paula Vázquez Prieto The cleverness of the script and Anna's choreographic dexterity in every battle compensate for her lack of complexity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 15, 2019
() María Fernanda Mugica The script achieves an entertaining plot, interspersed with a reflection about human behavior and featuring characters with whom it is impossible not to empathize. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 15, 2019
The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) Paula Vázquez Prieto The universe of this second installment returns to the primacy of the visual, it achieves various entertaining scenes, and exploits Sony's music catalog with a calculated equilibrium between humor and nostalgia. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 15, 2019
() Adolfo C. Martinez An enjoyable film that talks about the need to raise awareness about the environment. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 12, 2019
() Alejandro Lingenti 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] EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2019
Men of Hard Skin (2019) María Fernanda Mugica José Celestino Campusano demonstrates his talent to keep viewers' attention, even when he's making them confront difficult scenes. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2019
The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019) Diego Batlle The adaptation of Garth Stein's literary hit is a melodrama that tugs at one's heartstrings. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2019
Poms (2019) Paula Vázquez Prieto Diane Keaton's dark humor and Jacki Weaver's extraordinary gracefulness are the best reward. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2019
The Kitchen (2019) Diego Batlle Andrea Berloff doesn't manage to provide her first feature film an esthetic, setting, suspense, or narrative tension that would have made it into something particularly creative and attractive... It's a wasted opportunity. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2019