If You Liked "Hail," These 5 Movies Are For You

If You Liked “Hail,” These 5 Movies Are For You

“Granizo”, the latest success from Argentinian Guillermo Francella, is at the top of the ranking of foreign films on Netflix. (Netflix)

In just one week and with over 24 million hours of viewing, Hi (all hail) It reached No. 1 in the world ranking of international films on Netflix. With Guillaume Francella (My masterpiece, The secret in their eyes) as the protagonist, the fiction directed by Marc Carnevale captivated audiences around the world with the story of meteorologist Miguel Flores, an admired and respected man who is so famous he landed his own weather program.

Until the day he makes a mistake in his weather forecast and a hailstorm triggers others: one of disappointment and loss of prestige, another of deep personal crisis. Disavowed by the public who venerated him, who now insults him in the street, he takes refuge in his daughter’s house, from which he has moved away. There he will begin an exploration of self-discovery, with his absurd humanity underscored by the company of his fish, Osvaldo. with scenario of Nicolas Giacobone and Ferdinand Balmayorthe film has convened a cast that includes other Argentinian talent such as Martin Seefeld (simulators), Peto Menahem, Romina Fernandes, Pompeyo Audivert, Viviana Saccone and Norman Briski.

There are many reasons why you can be part of the audience that didn’t miss this movie. Here are five reasons and five associated recommendations.

If you liked Francella: Clan (Star +)

Perhaps the best interpretation of Francella: the sinister kidnapper Archimedes Puccio, in “El clan”. (Star Plus)

In the 1980s, as democracy was being restored in Argentina, many of those who participated in illegal repression found themselves unemployed: they were called “unemployed workers” and associated with common law crimes. None were as noticeable as Archimedes Pucciowhose haunting portrayal in this film by Paul Trapperbased on reality, is perhaps Francella’s finest work.

The patriarch of the Puccio family, a bourgeois clan with rugby sons, is a former intelligence agent who has chosen to devote himself to kidnapping for ransom. With a handling of suspense that borders on horror, the film details the events and the captivity of the victims in the Puccio’s own house, who continued their lives as if nothing had happened, in a kind of collective madness.

The victims were also middle-class or upper-class people, whom Puccio often lured by using his son Alex, a star rugby team, as a decoy. Between complicity and horror, the character of the young man, played by Peter Lanzani, is also another highlight of the film.

Francella and Lanzani work together with Franco Masini, Giselle Motta, Stefania Koessl and Lili Popovitch

If you have been affected by extreme weather conditions: I think of the end (Netflix)

Charlie Kaufman, screenwriter of “Want to be John Malkovich?” and “The Orchid Thief”, performed “I’m Thinking of the End”. (Netflix)

Titled in English I’m thinking of ending thingslike the canadian novel Iain Reid which it is based on, takes place mostly inside a car driving through a snowstorm. with address of Charlie Kaufmanscreenwriter of Do you want to be John Malkovich? and the orchid thiefseems to talk about everything and nothing, about the human condition that shapes the random dialogues of a couple, played by jessie loopy and jesse plemons (dog power). But, at bottom, it’s a psychological thriller, and very disturbing at that.

The young people go to her family’s house, so that she can meet her parents. The young girl’s story changes, with only one constant in mind: “I’m thinking about the end”. What happens in the house also shifts, moving from present to past in flashbacks, and the story thins out as the audience wonders if the ending will be love, life, or what else.

In this vertiginous reflection on human deficiencies and loneliness, the snowstorm is the least uncomfortable and threatening thing that the protagonists experience. Tony Colette and David Thewlis (Landscapers) offer, like Buckley and Plemons, good performances.

If you are interested in meteorology: The Perfect Storm (HBOMax)

George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg starred in ‘The Perfect Storm,’ based on a true story. (HBOMax)

Nominated for an Oscar for its special effects and sound, The Perfect Storm is a famous film of 2000 which adapts the book of Sebastien Junger on a real event, the tragedy of the fishing boat andrea gael in the 1990s. Performed by George Clooney and Mark Wahlbergwith the address of Wolfgang Petersonthe story follows the crew commanded by Billy Thyne at a time when the livelihood of the area of ​​Massachusetts where it takes place, the swordfish trade, is going badly.

Thyne decides to change the fishing area and go a little further, but as the boat sails, the audience follows the work of a meteorologist who records how, precisely in this area, two dangerous storms are forming -a d cold origin that goes from the mainland and another of warm origin that advances in the opposite direction from certain islands – the coincidence of which would be something monstrous and unmanageable.

The weather leaves the ship without communication, while the fishermen fill the holds before returning and facing the fusion of winds, rain and waves, in a fiction of the events that unfolded in the waters next to the city ​​of Gloucester.

Alongside Clooney (Captain Thyne) and Wahlberg, William Fichtner, John C. Reilly, Diane Lane, Karen Allen and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio starred.

If you kept thinking about social hate: hater (Netflix)

“The Hater” delves into the darkness of a talented creator of online hate campaigns. (Netflix)

Tomasz is a law student in a Poland trying to deal with its totalitarian past and live a European present at the same time as the technological revolution and dark political forces threaten democracies. His professors discovered that he had plagiarized him and expelled him from the university, which he does not tell his former family friends who help pay for his studies. Especially since he is interested in their daughter. One evening, he goes to eat with them and leaves his phone, falsely forgotten.

So he learns that they find him strange and disturbing, and decides to impress them by accepting a big job in a public relations company. But Tomasz is closer to American psycho what about Mad Men in this film Jan Kumasa with scenario of Mateusz Pacewicz, and soon discovers that he has an extraordinary ability to wreak havoc in networks. She becomes a star with a smear campaign against a health guru, and from there she goes into politics, where she uses everything – racism, xenophobia, homophobia – in her quest for the perfect hate.

With Maciej Musiałowski, Vanessa Aleksander, Maciej Stuhr, Agata Kulesza, Danuta Stenka and Jacek Koman.

If you were moved by the father and daughter story: miles between us (First video)

“Miles Between Us”: After 12 years apart, a man and his teenage daughter will decide if they can bond or stay estranged. (First video)

Luke Dauer has been separated from his daughter Gabby for 12 years: exactly how long he divorced the girl’s mother. He also has an important career as a film producer, and the occupations managed to anesthetize first and then ruin his feelings as a father. When Gabby’s mother breaks her ankle, she asks him to drive her from California to South Carolina, and so begins this drama and road movie in which an adult and a teenager go to see if they can have a family connection. or if they continue their life as strangers.

with address of Andrew Hunton a screenplay Scott A. Peterson the story progresses from the first confrontations between the two (she thinks she was abandoned by her father, he knows that the decision was made by his ex-wife) towards the doubts that arise about her own feelings: “I thought I had forgiven him , but I keep behaving horribly around him,” Gabby tells her mother on the phone. With many awkward scenes and just as many emotional scenes, the relationship between father and daughter finds its way throughout the journey from coast to coast of the United States.

With Dariush Moslemi, Anna Stranz and Gloria Kizzier.

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