Sergio Benítez Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Sergio Benítez

Sergio Benítez
Sergio Benítez's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Espinof

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
100% Retribution (El Desconocido) (2015) This is as close as a Spanish film can get to a Hollywood action film. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2015
100% Only Yesterday (1991) To say this film is anything less than outstanding would be arrogant from my part. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted May 12, 2016
100% Toy Story (1995) This eighty minutes are an endless succession of novelties. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2019
100% A Patch of Blue (2000) Goldsmith's variety of work makes 'A patch of Blue' one of those works that could be labeled as essential within the master's vast trajectory. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2019
100% The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (2014) Everything in it exudes a special magic that emanates in a slow and leisurely narrative rhythm, that transports us unfailingly to another time. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2019
99% L.A. Confidential (1997) Jerry Goldsmith's work for 'L.A. Confidential 'is a compendium of the talent that this master had accumulated during his four decades of career. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
98% Inside Out (2015) This is a film that, as I have said before, I consider to be perfect. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2015
98% Zootopia (2016) Zootopia continues the wining streak Disney has had since Tangled. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2016
98% All About My Mother (Todo sobre mi madre) (1999) Almodóvar is able to speak through this melodrama with great mastery to all women... and all audiences for that matter. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2016
98% Grave of the Fireflies (Hotaru no haka) (1988) It is not difficult to assume the qualification of Masterpiece that deserves one of the best films ever filmed about the war. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2019
97% Spotlight (2015) The main cast is the strong point of this film, they overtake the screen everytime you see them together. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2016
97% Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) The film goes on working a sense of humor that grows great in the continuous absurdity that always characterized the English work. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2019
97% Kiki's Delivery Service (1989) The first aspect that the producer pampered to extraordinary limits was the plastic beauty of the animation. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2019
96% Groundhog Day (1993) It would be impossible to understand the movie without that casual and inevitable tone delivered by Ramis and Murray. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
96% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) The director assures to reinforce the universality of what he wants to tell over stereotypes. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
96% Catch Me If You Can (2002) Long and complex, the agility with which Spielberg directs the story of Frank Abagnale performed with incredible naturalness, promptness and charisma by Leonardo DiCaprio. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2019
96% Castle in the Sky (1989) Unforgettable here are the endearing pirates, the sympathy that comes off from Sheeta and Pazu and the wave of optimism that surrounds both. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
95% Creed (2015) So exciting it will make you want to go see it again immediately, something very rare these days. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2016
95% Porco Rosso (Kurenai no buta) (1992) A plot that never bores, that keeps the viewer completely hooked and that is the perfect tool to show a SPECTACULAR direction. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2019
95% Apollo 13 (1995) Five days summarized in two hours and twenty of pure spectacle that rises, by own merit, as one of the best productions that Ron Howard has signed throughout his career. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
95% Casino Royale (2006) 'Casino Royale' is not only the "best of all time" Bond movie, but also one of the strongest vehicles in the action genre we've seen since the beginning of the century. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
94% The Jungle Book (2016) Everytime you think the movie can't surprise you more, something even more stunning happens to leave you breathless. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2016
94% Finding Dory (2016) The animation team's work is perfect. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2016
94% Matinee (1992) A tremendously sympathetic film capable of transcending the mere character of entertainment to become the most emblematic celluloid example of Joe Dante's work. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
94% My Neighbor Totoro (1988) A magic that, from the beginning of the action to the end, with Totoro or without him, delivers sublime 86 minutes of footage whose charm is impossible to resist. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2019
94% Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) An indubitable classic, not only of its genre but of the seventh art in general. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2019
94% Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (Rupan sansei: Kariosutoro no shiro) (1979) 'The Castle of Cagliostro' is an unavoidable meeting place for anyone who declares oneself as a lover of animation. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
93% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) I'd be inclined to give it a honorable third spot, way, ways behind episodes IV and V, and just about the same place as Return of the Jedi. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2015
93% Room (2015) Leaving lots of room for interpretation, this is a film that is both unconfortable as it is moving. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2016
93% The Lion King (1994) The best of Disney animation. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted May 1, 2019
93% Baby Driver (2017) The responsibility for such a great "abnormality" lies in a single point: The prodigious work carried out in the trio direction-editing-sound editing. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2019
93% Die Hard (1988) The director's spectacular ability to compose the plans and take advantage of the full range of the panoramic format possibilities. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2019
93% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) Full of scenes that have been part of the collective cinematographic imaginary of several generations for four decades. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2019
93% About a Boy (2002) The splendid effectiveness of 'About a Boy' lies fully in the precise work of adaptation that the Weitz brothers make of the original text. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2019
92% Sicario (2015) It's so effective in drawing the audience in that it can take your breath away. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2015
92% Anomalisa (2015) Anomalisa is one of the best productions of the New York based filmmaker. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2016
92% The Gift (2015) A film that shows us a potential great filmmaker that watches every detail in order to surprise you. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2016
92% The Nice Guys (2016) One of the best films of 2016. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2016
92% Skyfall (2012) 'Skyfall' remains a powerful film, of immaculate and superb accomplishment, of inspired performances. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
92% Lonely are the Brave (1962) Such a shocking beginning is the first of many attributes that place this film as the best - and most atypical - western in which Jerry Goldsmith was involved throughout his professional career. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
91% When Marnie Was There (2015) A film that looks simple yet it deal with complex themes about growing up. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2016
91% Captain America: Civil War (2016) Civil War is just a little short from being one of the third best Marvel movies ever, but it's deffinately good. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted May 2, 2016
91% Reservoir Dogs (1992) An amazing narrative prodigy that is the story of a spoiled robbery which, right now, I would point out as Tarantino's masterpiece. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2019
91% Lilies of the Field (1963) Simple and optimistic as the images, but provided with a captivating personality. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2019
90% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) Keeps the viewer holding his breath for the whole running time. A big surprise. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2016
90% The Secret in Their Eyes (El Secreto de Sus Ojos) (2010) In perfect synchrony, all of it's elements come together to create a masterpiece. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2016
90% The Boy And The Beast (Bakemono No Ko) (2016) It has results whose audacity has always been a step ahead of what we might find in the western film animation. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2016
90% The Witch (2016) A film with haunting sensations that will make you sick, it shakes you on your core, primitive and raw horror. [Full review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted May 12, 2016
90% Twelve Monkeys (12 Monkeys) (1995) if there is something that stands out above everything else is the hypnotic production design that Gilliam and his team creates for the future in which the action starts. [Full Review in Spanish]‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2019
90% What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) Although DiCaprio is the one who ends up getting more attention from the public due to the enormous performance, the movie gives life to a restrained Johnny Depp. [Full Review in Spanish] ‐ Espinof
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2019