Ernesto Diezmartinez


Ernesto Diezmartinez
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Reforma, Cine Vértigo
Official Websites: http://cinevertigo.blogspot.mx/

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 96% BlacKkKlansman (2018) "The militancy of Lee is more than obvious, but BlackKklansman is not a political-racial pamphlet". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
2/4 80% The Blue Years (Los Años Azules) (2018) "The sensitivity of Gómez-Córdova is beyond doubt". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
1/4 37% Glass (2019) "There is a very thin line between conviction and parody, and I have the feeling that Shyamalan crosses that line several times in different directions". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
0/4 No Score Yet Opus Zero (2017) "The opacity of the story, which deals with the meaning of art, life and death, ends up looking more interesting than it really is". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
2/4 100% Walking Distance (Distancias cortas) (2015) "A sensitive story of a trio of characters trapped in routine and conformism". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
2/4 91% Black Tide (Fleuve noir) (2018) "Zonca's return to cinema is with this good and dirty polar, with a policeman who seems to live in an American hard-boiled novel". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
3/4 70% The Mule (2018) "A film in which the old republican / libertarian Eastwood appears before the spectators to confront them and provoke them..." - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
2/4 No Score Yet The Greatest House In The World (La Casa Más Grande Del Mundo) (2015) "There is something of Kiarostami in the limpid gaze, nothing condescending, about the tribulations of a little Mayan girl". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
3/4 97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) "A super-heroic animated comedy that is not afraid to make fun of itself". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
0/4 82% Perfectos Desconocidos (2019) "The result is not the best". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
1/4 78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) "Emily Blunt... That half-smile, that mischievous look, that voice that at a key moment becomes hoarse, that musical number of vaudeville in which it participates, warn us that this Mary Poppins is far from being the perfect and virginal lady of 1964". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
1/4 93% Bumblebee (2018) "A simple, joyful, popcorn movie". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
2/4 72% Destroyer (2018) "The fragmented structure of the film makes more interesting a conventional story, between a woman's film and a classic noir". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
0/4 43% Buy Me a Gun (Cómprame un revolver) (2018) "A clear failure, after the much better constructed and executed 'I promise you anarchy'". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
1.5/4 84% Creed II (2018) "It works like a good entry in the Rocky saga". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
2/4 No Score Yet Two Irenes (As Duas Irenes) (2017) "One of the best operas primas I saw in 2017". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
2/4 64% Suspiria (2018) "A frustrating film during the first two hours and a fascinating one towards the end". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
3/4 91% The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018) "The Coens have directed a magnificent nathology not only of the western cinema, but of their own filmography". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
1.5/4 95% Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle (Muchos hijos, un mono y un castillo) (2017) "A strange home movie made over 14 years". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
3/4 87% First Man (2018) "What do Tony Soprano, Gary Cooper and Neil Armstrong have in common?". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
1/4 100% Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018) "A harmless but entertaining pop-corn movie". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
4/4 96% Roma (2018) "Maybe the masterpiece of Alfonso Cuarón". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
2/4 91% Widows (2018) "A conventional heist-movie in the times of the MeToo". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
2.5/4 No Score Yet Resurrección (2018) "A documentary that provokes anger -it seems we can not do otherwise in this country- about what we have done with the so-called Mexican Niagara". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
2.5/4 76% Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018) "A movie with an asynchronous and fragmented structure, built from a edition by the filmmaker himself". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
2/4 91% The Accused (Acusada) (2018) "A courtroom thriller in which the trial scenes end up being secondary". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
0/4 62% The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018) "A failed, broken film... but interesting". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
2/4 93% Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano) (2019) "An implacable chronicle of the decline of a family, of a clan and, by extension, of a culture". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2018
1.5/4 No Score Yet Cygnus (2017) "A well-executed paranoid horror movie". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
1.5/4 92% Hearts Beat Loud (2018) "A friendly and harmless dramedy". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
2/4 94% Custody (Jusqu'à la garde) (2018) "A tense family thriller that presumes great performances". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
2/4 No Score Yet Tamara and the Ladybug (Tamara y la Catarina) (2016) "A modest but sensitive urban melodrama". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
2/4 90% Museum (Museo) (2018) "The second feature film by Ruizpalacios does not match the humor or the inventiveness of his extraordinary opera prima Güeros (2014), although it is not exactly a failure either". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
0/4 No Score Yet Yo no soy guerrillero (2017) "Beyond the interesting premise, the farce never works ". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
1.5/4 55% The Bookshop (2018) "A conventional but not entirely disposable woman-film". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
2/4 75% Virus Tropical (2017) "A remarkable animated film that, without neglecting its very specific cultural specificity ends up becoming an emotive universal story of growth, maturation and feminine self-knowledge". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
1.5/4 90% A Star Is Born (2018) "The dramatic structure is identical: we are witnesses of the birth of a star and the tragic decline of another..." - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
1.5/4 100% Rush Hour (2018) "The direction of Kaplan is very fluid and her film has some illuminating moments". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
0/4 No Score Yet The Grand Promise (La gran promesa) (2018) "The problem is the script, written by Ramírez Suárez and Klaas Bense, which is full of nonsense". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
1/4 89% Ravenous (Les affamés) (2018) "A style that alternates the most graphic violence with a narrative built with an allusive and elliptical montage". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
1.75/4 60% Our Time (Nuestro tiempo) (2018) "I think that the excessive duration of the film, which is around three hours, dilutes a good part of his discourse". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
3.25/4 94% Good Manners (As Boas Maneiras) (2018) "One of the best films of the year, one that transcends genres, formulas and cinephile winks". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
2.5/4 100% The Distinguished Citizen (El ciudadano ilustre) (2016) "We are facing another irritating comedy of manners in which, perhaps, Cohn and Duprat distilled too much misanthropy...". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
2.5/4 No Score Yet Mexicanos de bronce (2016) "The documentary debut of Talamantes is remarkable because it transcends the mere denunciation of the conditions of survival in our prisons to give us an absorbing portrait of three specific lives". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
1.5/4 91% Searching (2018) "A kind of new version of Hardcore in the Breve New World of the internet and social networks". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
2/4 85% A Simple Favor (2018) "The start of the film is the best that Feig has directed in his career". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
2.5/4 No Score Yet Armed to the Teeth (Hasta los dientes) (2018) "The best mexican documentary of the year" - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
1.5/4 No Score Yet El Día De La Unión (2018) "Effective populist melodrama about the tragedy of September 19, 1985, that has both achievements and problems". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
3/4 96% Western (2018) "Western ... is, by the way, very far from being a mere referential game of western cinema: the dramatic structure of the genre is there, no doubt, but what happens does not necessarily agree with what we expect". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
2.5/4 88% The Insult (L'insulte) (2018) "The insult shows enough sensitivity and intelligence so the cinephile can finish the movie, like his stubborn protagonists, with a minimum smile of understanding and complicity". - Cine Vértigo EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018