Split across two separate time periods and boasting an unpredictable story, Spanish Netflix Original Mirage is an interesting and well written sci-fi thriller. well shot and well acted. The movie is from Spain (org. |, December 4, 2018 And please, don’t let yourself get spoiled before you do! Coming Soon. Instead, it’s about two people communication across time and by doing so, they impact the future. Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. Before making both Mirage and The Body, Oriol Paulo also co-wrote the Spanish horror thriller Julia’s Eyes.

I have no problem with this since I feel it allows the audience to get more into the plot. Whether you know Spanish movies or not, you should definitely enjoy this cast of stellar Spanish actors. Director: Oriol PauloWriter: Oriol Paulo, Lara SendimCast: Adriana Ugarte, Chino Darín, Javier Gutiérrez, Álvaro Morte, Nora Navas, Miquel Fernández, Clara Segura, Belén Rueda. He recently played Klaus in the Netflix series The Umbrella Academy. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. The movie was so good, it was remade in South Korea where the title was changed to The Vanished. Claire embarks on a life-or-death mission that includes blackmail, nuclear sabotage, and deceiving the people she loves the most. We use cookies. But it still makes for a fun ride on a highly calibrated roller coaster. And yes, you will probably guess huge elements of the plot twists. its definitely worth a watch. https://www.heavenofhorror.com/reviews/mirage-netflix-durante-la-tormenta While most of Mirage is a sci-fi thriller, I feel I should “warn” you that it does also have quite a bit of drama and romance. For the most part, Mirage does well with its story and the inclusion of the parallel universe does well to reinforce the alienation Vera feels throughout the film. Mirage is a bit of a slow burn though but the journey is well worth taking. [Director] Oriol Paulo succeeds in the emotional aspect, but slips in the thriller.

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Coming Soon. And the story itself is first and foremost a sci-fi thriller. What follows is. All of this builds toward a climactic finale, revealing some surprising twists along the way. As the strange 72 hour storm begins again, Vera finds out more about the boy and somehow manages to communicate with him through the television via the old tapes he recorded. And yet, this was perhaps partly intentional to keep the audience from seeing the bigger picture. January 30, 2019 | Rating: 3/5

Click Here To Go Back To Our Film Reviews. i was on the edge of my seat the entire time. Coming Soon, Regal |. Posted by Karina "ScreamQueen" Adelgaard | Mar 22, 2019 | Read Time 3 min. It may not be the best sci-fi thriller out there, but it is one of the better ones making it well worth a watch.

When Vera awakens the next day she finds herself in a parallel universe where her life has been turned upside down and what she once knew, now a distant memory – including her daughter. Mirage Netflix Film Review – Mind Bending Sci Fi Mystery Thriller Mirage is a 2019 Spanish sci fi mystery drama film directed by Oriol Paulo which stars Adriana Ugarte as Vera Roy, Chino Darín as Inspector Leyra and Álvaro Morte as David Ortiz. Oh yeah, and I absolutely HATE when animals are harmed in movies, so I will immediately think less of any movie, where animals are harmed for entertainment (even if the animals are just really good actors). Fall TV First Look: Find Out What’s Coming, The Best Peacock Original Shows and Movies, All Upcoming Disney Movies: New Disney Live-Action, Animation, Pixar, Marvel, and More. The story begins on November 9th 1989 with a 12-year-old boy practicing the guitar, recording himself on the TV. In a smaller role, we also see Javier Gutiérrez who was pretty awesome and very intense in El Autor. |, March 26, 2019 The percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher. From here, the story really picks up as Vera warns Nico away from veering outside and subsequently saves him from his fated death. Just confirm how you got your ticket. This 10-digit number is your confirmation number. Obviously, this kind of plot will involve drama and romance. Get the freshest reviews, news, and more delivered right to your inbox! For me, it feels like one of those amazing stories that grab hold of you and take you for an adventure. The film can be counted in one of the most mind bending sci-fi movies. I write reviews and recaps on Heaven of Horror. Barely surviving its absurd length, this movie feels like a ton of genres mixed into a clever idea that suffers but works.
To me, the other most important character is Inspector Leyra who is played by Chino Darín. From here, the story really picks up as Vera warns Nico away from veering outside and subsequently saves him from his fated death. I say “surprisingly” because, well, here’s the description: A space-time continuum glitch allows Vera to save a boy’s life 25 years earlier, but results in the loss of her daughter, whom she fights to get back. Fortunately, horror doesn't use this nearly as much as comedy. Just as it’s the case with thrillers from South Korea, time is always spent on building characters and relationships to further the story. It’s not about time travel, which is mentioned a few times throughout the movie. A woman is living a happy life with her husband and daughter, when suddenly she saves the life of someone in the past, which changes everything. [Full Review in Spanish]. Mirage has a great deal of satisfying complexity but little depth, and its dazzling, intricate machinery is always visible. There are no featured audience reviews for Mirage (Durante la tormenta) at this time. Fast forward to November 9th 2014 and Vera and her family look forward to spending their life together in the same house Nico once lived in. The parallel universe idea may not be wholly original, but it is told with enough originality and clever twists to keep this one unpredictable and enjoyable. Just leave us a message here and we will work on getting you verified. | Rating: 2.5/4 Sign up here. A daughter missed. They won't be able to see your review if you only submit your rating. MIRAGE combines a murder thriller with a time-travel, alternate-universe story in which Vera (Adriana Ugarte), a happily married woman, moves into a new house with her husband, David (Alvaro Morte), and young daughter, Gloria (Luna Fulgencio). And people assume horror lovers are the messed up ones. For the most part though, Mirage utilizes a lot of steady camera shots, keeping the focus on Vera as she delivers a decent performance as an exasperated woman caught up in this whirlwind of the unknown. Don’t worry, it won’t take long. Chino Darín is like a Spanish (or rather Argentinian, since he was born in Buenos Aires) version of the wonderful Robert Sheehan. Mirage is on Netflix in several countries all over the world from March 22, 2019. Adriana Ugarte is a brilliant actress and her performance in Mirage is a huge reason why this could ever work. Mirage has a great deal of satisfying complexity but little depth, and its dazzling, intricate machinery is always visible. [Full review in Spanish]. © 2020 TheReviewGeek. |, April 22, 2019 By creating an account, you agree to the Privacy Policy These moments are peppered with fragmented memories of her old life too and as she starts to learn more about what’s happened, there’s a deliberate sense of urgency injected into the film.

), Latest posts by Karina "ScreamQueen" Adelgaard, What We Do in the Shadows – Season 1 Review. The storyline is somewhat reminiscent of Frequency (2000), which was also turned into a TV series, but with several new twists and turns.

|, December 3, 2018 Just below that it reads "Ticket Confirmation#:" followed by a 10-digit number. Finally, we have one of Spain’s biggest stars, Belén Rueda (El Orfanato), in a small but crucial role. |, December 9, 2019 Mirage on Netflix combines the emotional horror of a missing child saga with a crazy sci-fi twist. Please click the link below to receive your verification email. and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango.