After murdering his wife, Horatio and his lover run away to a cabin in the country. Horatio is consumed by guilt and memories, while his lover, Lucretia, will question on whether she will remain by his side or not.
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A man and his girlfriend flee to a country cottage when they inadvertently kill his wife when caught by her in the act. What ensues is a very dry study of guilt and despair as the pair realize their relationship will not survive this. A little too bleak all around that lets the film eventually succumb to boredom.
En regardant le film, j'ai pensé à plusieurs critiques possibles :
- L'an dernier, j'ai vu deux films mexicains qui m'ont botté le cul : "Workers" et "After Lucia". "January" n'est pas le troisième.
- La scène où Lucretia casse un par un les 33 tours de Horacio est pratiquement insoutenable.
- Il y a chez Mubi une complaisance envers les films lents et contemplatifs qui, à la longue, peut agacer.
Purtroppo si è costretti a dare almeno una stella, ma questo film per me non lo merita, sono contenta di leggere che altri l'hanno trovato lento, a me pure piacciono i film lenti, ma questo! Enero era imbarazzante. non era credibile a causa degli attori, tutto quel buio all'inizio. Pretenzioso.Noioso, tanto che lei se ne è accorta e ha preferito tagliare la corda.
Watching this movie was a traumatizing experience, something like going back to school. I strongly recommend you skip this one, but in case there are some extremely curious, i advise them to watch only the first twenty minutes (cause nothing really happens from then on) - any minute after that is pure masochism...