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3.3
97 Ratings

Museo

Directed by Alonso Ruizpalacios
Mexico, 2018
Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Perennial students Juan and Wilson are planning a daring coup. They intend to break into the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City and steal sacred Inca artefacts, in particular the funerary mask of King Pakal.

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Museo Directed by Alonso Ruizpalacios
Moment for moment, it’s one of the most enjoyable movies around; Ruizpalacios is clearly drunk on the possibilities of filmmaking, and his enthusiasm is infectious.
November 16, 2018
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A not-very-bright film about a very intelligent topic, Museo tries to hedge its bets one too many times.
September 20, 2018
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In both of his films, [Ruizpalacios’] assured compositions and other stylistic strategies convey an easy, practiced mastery together with a joy of filmmaking that is infectious. Here, he receives notable support in the terrific work of cinematographer Damián Garcia and composer Tomás Barreiro.
September 14, 2018
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