28 Days Later: What A Horror Movie! (English)

I’ve always enjoyed the work of the British director Danny Boyle. Despite being somewhat discontinuous, he has directed some truly remarkable films such as Trainspotting which made him famous in 1996, and has already won an Oscar with his Slumdog Millionaire (2008), which in total received eight Academy statuettes. But in my opinion his top 3 … More 28 Days Later: What A Horror Movie! (English)

Young Sherlock Holmes / Pyramid Of Fear: Incomparable (English)

Finally, here I am writing about Young Sherlock Holmes (it’s also known with the alternative title Pyramid Of Fear), the 1985 film written by Chris Columbus and directed by Barry Levinson. Why finally? Because this is undoubtedly one of the movies I love the most, and not only because the protagonist is a young version … More Young Sherlock Holmes / Pyramid Of Fear: Incomparable (English)

Escape From New York: Impressive On All Fronts (English)

Escape from New York is one of the few box office successes of John Carpenter (although it was a low budget film, costing just 6 million dollars of the time). Despite being very young when he made it, the director rose to fame with Halloween (1978), which he directed two years after his splendid Assault On … More Escape From New York: Impressive On All Fronts (English)

It – Chapter One: Nothing To Write Home About (English)

The hype-train is going full speed to the new Chapter of It since most people enjoyed so much Chapter One! This is certainly another sign of how I don’t know much about cinema, as I’m surely mistaken… Why, you’re wondering, what do I think of It: Chapter One by Andy Muschietti? Let’s start with some positive … More It – Chapter One: Nothing To Write Home About (English)

The Silence Of Others: Powerful And Needed (English)

In February 2019, The Silence Of Others (El silencio de otros) won the Goya award for best documentary of the year. It’s directed by Robert Bahar and Almudena Carracedo and produced by Pedro Almodóvar with his production company Deseo. So, let me add that, also thinking about Damián Szifron’s wonderful Relatos salvajes (2014), it’s clear … More The Silence Of Others: Powerful And Needed (English)