Carlos

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  • My Tender Matador

    My Tender Matador

    ★★★½

    An impossible affair, crossed between a worthy cause and the detestable discrimination homosexuals had to endure during the worst years of Chile's recent history. The director adapts a novel and manages to make a movie that's tender and brutal, poetic yet blunt. I have a few objections to the overuse of filtered images, at times resembling more like an Instagram story rather than a proper film, and I do consider that that's probably a conscious choice to enhance the fairy…

  • Save Ralph

    Save Ralph

    ★★★★

    A shameful subject brought to light by a sad, yet well-crafted animated short. The voice is recognizable, yes, but it manages to transmit the disillusion and hopelessness in Ralph. It's quite a crier, this one.

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  • Interstellar

    Interstellar

    ★★★★½

    Me gustó y me gustó harto. Si bien sabía que el protagonista tenía una hija, no estaba preparado para ver la película en la que Nolan utiliza la relación de padre-hija como el corazón emocional de la cinta. Ya saben tengo una debilidad por ese tipo de cintas. Pero incluso si Interstellar no fuera la película que es, con todo el virtuoso despliegue de efectos especiales y la épica ambición, le estaría muy agradecido por haber hecho una película de…

  • The Mule

    The Mule

    ★★★

    Interesting movie, not for the visuals, since I found those to be average in the setups, but for it being the last chance Eastwood has to print some modicum of self reflection in a movie.

    It is casually racist in a way that you kind of expect from him, but at the same time is a depiction of a part of a country that's slowly fading away, be it by sickness or failing memory.

    The world of the young people…