That's obviously in part because y tu mama tambien (and your mother, too) is the sort of movie that wouldn't and couldn't be made in hollywood it's too bold and too openly and honestly. Directed by alfonso cuarón starring diego luna, gael garcía bernal and maribel verdú the road movie, that age-old staple of american cinema for everything from thriller to romance. While tambien's narration is as decidedly distancing and off-putting as jules and jim's, it's a necessary evil though self-important, the film's narration is the only indication cuarón takes the story's slim political aspirations seriously.
Whether you've already seen the movie and love it, or have yet to see it, i strongly recommend that you see the criterion collection version of y tu mama tambien. The film starts off as no more than a teen sex comedy, albeit one with considerably more sexual frankness than most tenoch and julio are childhood friends doing what boys do at their age: smoking dope and comparing the size of their willies. Y tu mama tambien two randy young guys go on a road trip with a glamorous but troubled older woman the result is an outrageously, uproariously sexed-up movie, says peter bradshaw.
His first film to be set in his homeland since y tu mama tambien in 2001 is alfonso cuarón's most personal film, and his most honest it may even be his best it may even be his best. 'roma' review: alfonso cuaron's riveting drama is his best movie since 'y tu mama tambien' — venice the gravity filmmaker's most personal work is a fascinating black-and-white story. Howards end roger ebert on james ivory's howards end ballad of narayama the ballad of narayama is a japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty.
Y tu mama también is a display of cinematic talent at its highest, it helped put modern mexican cinema on the map and make it one of the leading film industries in latin america. Y tu mamá también is the kind of multi-dimensional film that will make you laugh and cry in a span of an hour and 46 minutes while you intimately follow two teens from mexico and a much older, beautiful spanish woman venture to an imaginary beach called boca del cielo, you will learn about life, love and loss. Y tu mamá también (2001) - reviews & comments y tu mamá también was released in 2001 and has generally received very positive reviews online reviewers have written 647 reviews, giving y tu mamá también (2001) an average rating of 80.
Movie and your mother too (y tu mama tambien) two teenagers, julio and tenoch, who persuade an older relative s attractive wife to accompany them on a journey to heaven s mouth , a beach they have. The tomatometer rating - based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics - is a trusted measurement of movie and tv programming quality for millions of moviegoers. Y tu mama tambien from mexico tells what happens when two sexually active mexican boys, julio and tenoch, travel with an older woman from spain, luisa this movie stops just short of explicit pornography and includes many strong obscenities. When a film opens with a handheld shot of two teens humping under a harold and maude poster, one can assume the movie is different y tu mamá también is certainly that - an original, harsh, funny slant on.
Y tu mama tambien, directed by alfonso cuaron, is a sombre, riveting film about how sex can bring people together or tear them apart i am now selling requests. Y tu mamá también is not a terrible film, nor is it a great film it is a decent film that explores interesting characters in a not always fascinating way it is a decent film that explores interesting characters in a not always fascinating way. Gay essential films to watch, y tu mamá también set in 1999 in mexico, y tu mamá también, which translates in english into 'and your mother too', is a coming-of-age drama that also lends itself to the road movie category.