Even a huge pair of sunglasses can't hide Luis Tosar's magnificent eyebrows, El Niño

El Niño

February 11, 2018 Matt B 0

2013 | Thriller | Rating: 8/10 | Director: Daniel Monzón
It has something of the glossy, epic feel of earlier European crime films (Romanzo Criminale, El Lobo) while at the same time playing up to the conventions of the likes of Mission Impossible [..]

Quim Gutiérrez in The Last Days

The Last Days

September 24, 2016 Matt B 0

2013 | Science Fiction | Rating: 7/10 | Director: David Pastor, Àlex Pastor
Directed with some panache by Alex and David Pastor (who made the effective 2008 post-apocalypse film Carriers), this is a gripping and effective entry in what’s a rather crowded arena [..]

Mark Strong and Taissa Farmiga in Mindscape

Mindscape

September 24, 2016 Matt B 0

2013 | Horror | Rating: 4/10 | Director: Jorge Dorado
Mark Strong plays John, a memory detective, in other words someone who can enter people’s memories and notice details that have otherwise been forgotten. [..]

Elijah Wood gives the (piano) performance of his life in Grand Piano

Grand Piano

September 24, 2016 Matt B 0

2013 | Thriller | Rating: 7/10 | Director: Eugenio Mira
Elijah Wood plays a concert pianist who is making a high-profile comeback after suffering a crippling attack of stage-fright [..]