Cinexcepción

Cinexcepción is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Hugo Hernández Valdivia
Rating Title/Year Author
5/10 Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The story is bland and the fantasy is still betting on unreality, because the morals remain in the words rather than the facts. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2019
6/10 Gemini Man (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The result, thus, is neither rounded in action nor does it take on density in verbal confrontations. In the end, everything indicates that we are facing a failed experiment, both technically and narratively. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2019
7.5/10 Joker (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia It falls short as an agent of chaos: because it has a reason, a story, an explanation, a cause ... but not a will. Despite this it ends well-enough and unsettling enough. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 4, 2019
8/10 Ad Astra (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The film's goal isn't to illustrate how far technology will take us, but rather how inescapable the human condition is no matter where in space we wind up and it succeeds at showing us this. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 22, 2019
7/10 Première année (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Lilti has created a simple and eloquent film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 11, 2019
6/10 Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia An irritating experience. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 1, 2019
6.5/10 Booksmart (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Booksmart doesn't reach the heights of other films of its ilk, but it's a great film about identity and growth and a welcome addition. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 19, 2019
Lemonade (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Lemonade offers a worthy dose of tension, but it doesn't have the force of other current Romanian films. On the other hand, its social critique is timely and feels honest. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2019
Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The movie delivers what it promised. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2019
The Image Book (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Jean-Luc Godard achieves his objective and redeems cinema's original function: The Image Book makes us see and invites us to think. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2019
7/10 Rocketman (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Rocketman makes it clear we are dealing with an exceptional artist... but it is not clear about who is the human being behind it. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 5, 2019
6.5/10 Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia There's nothing new here. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 5, 2019
7.5/10 Toy Story 4 (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Pixar delivers yet again by bringing different substance that reaches different age groups in their own way. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 26, 2019
7.5/10 Gloria Bell (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Lelio creates a luminous new version although one can't help but feel they have seen this before. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 26, 2019
6.5/10 Tolkien (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Tolkien is inspired by the life and miracles of a writer of great imagination, but it is not particularly imaginative ... nor profound. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 17, 2019
6/10 Dark Phoenix (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The film is ambitious and the message in the ethical field is valuable, but the formal mediation and the consequent emotional shortage make it difficult to get involved. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 9, 2019
6.5/10 Aladdin (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Without going beyond the original animation, Ritchie delivers some messages and some redeemable passages in the middle of a musical and a stunned stunning stridency. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
7/10 Avengers: Endgame (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Thus comes to an end, 21 films and 11 years later, the most lucrative franchise in the history of cinema... There are notable ups and downs in [this] long journey, and the conclusion is no exception. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 29, 2019
6.5/10 The Professor and the Madman (2019) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Safinia goes from sensitivity to sentimentality, and offers a film with remarkable ups and downs, with notable passages and avoidable digressions. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2019
7.5/10 Capernaum (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia A thorough melodrama that will move even the most indifferent person. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 11, 2019
9/10 The Favourite (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Lanthimos takes us from laughter to amazement and turns in a film with ties to the works of Peter Greenaway. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
6.5/10 Vice (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia In the end I have the impression that the approach is trivialized, that the denunciation loses density and does not reach to illuminate deep depths. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 1, 2019
8/10 BlacKkKlansman (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Lee lets us see that there is a lot of hatred, but also a lot of ignorance, a lot of ridiculousness and a lot of stupidity, which brings humor in the film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 14, 2019
8.5/10 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia In Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Spiderman is once again amazing. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jan 3, 2019
7/10 Widows (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia It is an exercise in style and genre that provokes emotion and maintains attention, but still maintains itself in form. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2018
9/10 Roma (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Cuarón has explored the stylistic routes of realism and Roma extends the search. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 26, 2018
6/10 Return Of The Hero (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The film doesn't make it very fat because there are no ambitions to be found. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 16, 2018
8.5/10 First Man (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Chazelle delivers a round film that works within the prerogatives of several genres. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 9, 2018
6.5/10 Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia You might walk out of Bohemian Rhapsody with a smile, but it sells short as a biography, an exploration of their creative process or the interpretation of Mercury himself. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Nov 2, 2018
A Star Is Born (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The performances are sound. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 12, 2018
Memories of Underdevelopment (1968) Hugo Hernández Valdivia [Director Tomás Gutiérrez Alea] uses a lucrative and effective audiovisual arsenal. EDIT
Posted Oct 12, 2018
8/10 Our Time (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Ambitious, recalls human atavism, which is only nuanced with the contributions of modern technology. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Oct 4, 2018
4/10 The Predator (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The Predator has to be the last forgettable summer film. Please... [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 21, 2018
Johnny English Strikes Again (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The comedy is forgotten soon after it's over. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Sep 14, 2018
8/10 Christopher Robin (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia With warmth and humor, Christopher Robin invites audiences to reunite with their inner child. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Aug 3, 2018
7.5/10 The Student ((M)uchenik) (2017) Hugo Hernández Valdivia In the face of so much dementia, the disciple seems to conclude, there is nothing left but to cling to reason, even if that means generating more dementia. Perhaps there is a little window of hope... [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 27, 2018
6.5/10 Ant-Man and The Wasp (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Ant-Man and the Wasp delivers what it promises. Maybe a little more. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jul 6, 2018
8/10 Incredibles 2 (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The novelty is in the villain... perhaps its message may go by unnoticed, but it is not too shabby for a children's film. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2018
6.5/10 Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Solo: A Star Wars Story is a film designed for complacency in particular for the thousands of fans who clutch Star Wars to their heart. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 29, 2018
8/10 Stille hjerte (2014) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Stille hjerte lucidly explores the different matrixes that lead a loved one to end their life. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 8, 2018
7.5/10 Insyriated (2017) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The gamble works to turn the apartment into a symbol or a country that has become no man's land. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 8, 2018
9/10 Isle of Dogs (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia [Isle of Dogs] is an inversion of "dog is man's best friend." Here the man (or the kid) is dog's best friend. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 8, 2018
9/10 Visages, villages (2017) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Varda and JR bring us a charming film that surprises and excites and has us reflect over the marvels of art. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 3, 2018
9/10 Sandome No Satsujin (2017) Hugo Hernández Valdivia With The Third Murder, Koreeda confirms that he is an accomplished auteur as well as a passionate one. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 1, 2018
7.5/10 Ucitelka (2016) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The Professor has the virtue of showing how capable humans are to adapt in order to survive especially after disgrace. The film is a commentary on how the system doesn't really change. [Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 1, 2018
6.5/10 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Aside from a few frames of Thanos laboring on his feelings, there is no other commentary other than the idea of sacrifice. {Full Review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted May 1, 2018
Happy End (2017) Hugo Hernández Valdivia Happy End offers an acidic diagnosis of society. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2018
6.5/10 The 4th Company (2016) Hugo Hernández Valdivia The 4th Company... is more illustrative than emotive. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Apr 17, 2018
10/10 Devil's Freedom (2017) Hugo Hernández Valdivia ... deals with a terror that unfortunately is very Mexican. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Mar 16, 2018
8/10 Spotlight (2015) Hugo Hernández Valdivia ... hardly anyone can throw the first stone: by action or omission the responsibility is distributed to broad sectors of society. [Full review in Spanish] EDIT
Posted Feb 28, 2018