Manuel São Bento

Portuguese critic based in Sweden with a tremendous passion for cinema, television, and the art of filmmaking. Strives to offer an unbiased perspective and has stopped watching trailers since 2017. Rotten Tomatoes approved. Member of HCA, OFCS, IFSC, OFTA. Portfolio:

Articles by Manuel São Bento:

  • April 24, 2023

    Quasi Review: A Harmless Silly Satire

    The Broken Lizard team returns Quasi, a goofy take on The Hunchback of Notre Dame that’s perfectly mediocre turn-your-brain-off rainy day entertainment.

  • Scene from JUNG_E
    January 20, 2023

    JUNG_E Review: A Post-Apocalyptic Study on Humanity

    JUNG_E is not what viewers expect. A war flick without the war, Yeon Sang-ho places the post-apocalyptic action in the background and instead focuses on a compelling study of what it means to be human.