Fico Cangiano

Fico Cangiano
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/5 82% Green Book (2018) Great turns by Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali lift this neat, feel-good (true story) drama. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
4.5/5 97% Roma (2018) Beautifully photographed and masterfully directed, Roma is Alfonso Cuaron's most personal and emotional film to date. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
3.5/5 70% Aquaman (2018) James Wan delivers an entertaining adventure film full of incredible visuals, exciting action and nifty camera work. Aquaman is a winner! [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2018
4/5 94% Wildlife (2018) An excellent directing debut by Paul Dano. A subtle, yet powerful family drama, that includes a career-best performance by Carey Mulligan. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2018
3.5/5 92% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) David Lowery continues to impress with this charming love letter to old school crime films and lovely sendoff for legend Robert Redford. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2018
4/5 92% The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018) The Coen bros. don't disappoint! Up there with some of their best work. Also, Bruno Delbonnel's cinematography is simply gorgeous. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2018
1.5/5 16% Robin Hood (2018) This bombastic new take on the legendary figure misses its mark big time. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
2/5 57% The Grinch (2018) This newest Grinch lacks plenty of magic between some lazy animation and not taking any risks. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
3/5 63% Outlaw King (2018) Pine and Taylor-Johnson are top notch, while David Mackenzie delivers engaging epic battles. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
3.5/5 83% Creed II (2018) An entertaining and satisfying sequel that respects the past while it sets up its own future. Michael B. Jordan is a beast here. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 24, 2018
4/5 88% Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) A total blast! Bigger, bolder and funnier than the original, all while keeping the focus steady on the Ralph/Vanellope friendship. Disney Princesses FTW! [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
2.5/5 38% Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) An entertaining next chapter that doesn't fully meet its predecessor's magic. [Full review Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
4/5 91% Widows (2018) A slow-burn, old-school heist film, that smartly focuses on its characters over action. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
3/5 68% Beautiful Boy (2018) The superb acting overshadows the story and its execution. Carell and Chalamet are fantastic together. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
2.5/5 40% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) Distances itself from previous versions by giving us basically a superhero and some generic action/plot. Some fans will like, some will not. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
3.5/5 97% The Hate U Give (2018) Amandla Stenberg is a relevation in this powerful and relevant, must-see drama. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
2.5/5 34% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) Young viewers will enjoy thanks to the grand visuals and sense of adventure. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
3/5 62% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Rami Malek's incredible turn as Freddie Mercury singlehandedly saves this too-by-the numbers musical biopic. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
2.5/5 50% Shine (2018) Shine: The Movie is at its best every time first time director, Anthony Nardolillo, decides to give us an energetic dance sequence, full of good music, sweat and passion. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
3.5/5 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) Melissa McCarthy gives the performance of her career, while Richard E. Grant is outstanding. One of the best cinematic duos of the year. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
3.5/5 74% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) An entertaining, slow-burn thriller, with a killer cast. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
4/5 88% First Man (2018) A solid, satisfactory follow-up by Damien Chazelle. A little shacky on the earthbound drama, but soars really high with everything related to reaching the Moon. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
4.5/5 90% A Star Is Born (2018) Lady Gaga shines brightly, while Bradley Cooper is phenomenal. Superior to all previous versions. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
2.5/5 29% Venom (2018) Weirdly entertaining and fun, yet well below the genre's high standard of now days. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
3.5/5 No Score Yet Filiberto (2017) A well-produced educational piece about one of the most important figures in Puerto Rican history. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
2.5/5 No Score Yet Trabajo Sucio (2018) A cooky dark comedy, that stays afloat thanks to its cast. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
3/5 76% Smallfoot (2018) Includes great humor, music and a great message. Will be liked and enjoyed by the whole family. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
2/5 33% The Predator (2018) A huge let down - surprisingly coming from Shane Black. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
2.5/5 60% White Boy Rick (2018) Matthew McConaughey shines in this overfamiliar, by-the-numbers crime story. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
2.5/5 26% The Nun (2018) Delivers on creepy visuals and a dreadful atmosphere, yet suffers by focusing too much on jumpscares and not enough on story. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2018
2.5/5 No Score Yet Silence of the Wind (El Silencio del Viento) (2018) Excels in all technical aspects, yet disappoints in the story department. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2018
3/5 92% Searching (2018) John Cho shines in this brilliantly crafted thriller, that makes its concept work. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
1.5/5 23% The Happytime Murders (2018) A huge disappointment and a wasted opportunity. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
3.5/5 92% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Charming and refreshing. Hits all the marks. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2018
4/5 95% BlacKkKlansman (2018) Funny, intelligent and very poignant. One of Spike Lee's best films. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2018
1.5/5 23% Mile 22 (2018) A late-summer disappointment. Easily the weakest of the Peter Berg/Mark Wahlberg collaborations. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2018
3.5/5 92% The Death of Superman (2018) One of the best animated Superman films so far. Really looking forward to Part 2. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2018
2.5/5 46% The Meg (2018) While the Statham/shark combo shines, the rest of the film drowns. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2018
3.5/5 92% Sorry to Bother You (2018) Funny, strange, confrontational and subversive, Sorry To Bother You is one of the most interesting experiences you'll have at the cinema this year. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2018
2/5 17% The Darkest Minds (2018) Basically a YA novel + X-Men. We've seen all of this already. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
3/5 72% Christopher Robin (2018) It's impossible to resist all the honey and nostalgia served here. Pooh and the gang will make you reminisce, laugh and cry in this delightful film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2018
5/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Not only is it the best movie of the summer, it's also one of the best action films of all time. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
3.5/5 91% Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018) A blast! One of summer's biggest surprises. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2018
3/5 51% Equalizer 2 (2018) A satisfactory sequel, where Washington and Fuqua manage to improve upon the best qualities of the original. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2018
2.5/5 59% Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Slightly the best in the series, yet offers more of the same. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2018
3/5 46% Skyscraper (2018) Pure summer popcorn fun. Dwayne Johnson once again delivers the goods in this 90s-action-inspired romp. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2018
2.5/5 54% The First Purge (2018) Everything related to the beginnings of the insane social experiment is attractive. The rest, not so much. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2018
3.5/5 88% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) A welcomed change of stakes and tone, coming from Infinity War. Lighthearted, fast and funny, Ant-Man and the Wasp is a solid sequel to the original. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
4.5/5 89% Hereditary (2018) A new contemporary horror classic. [Full review in Spanish]‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018
3.5/5 63% Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) Darker, colder and more violent, Day of the Soldado turns out to be a surprisingly solid, in-your-face sequel to the original. Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin are once again great. [Full review in Spanish] ‐ CineXpress
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018