Posts Tagged With: The Ministry of Time

El Ministerio del Tiempo 3×03 Review: Time of Spells

One of the most interesting aspects of El Ministerio del Tiempo is how it allows us to learn more about well-known figures. We know the names, their main works, but this show teaches us about their lives. Continue reading

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El Ministerio Will Open Its Doors Again!

Just a quick post to let you all know that, after months of speculations, it is official: El Ministerio del Tiempo has been renewed for a third season! History has its eyes on… well, Spanish history!! Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×11 Review: Time of the Occult

MdT Lombardi Salvador

It’s been a while since we had an episode of pure comedy (the one with Napoleon and the monastery), but this time, El Ministerio del Tiempo has given us another jewel. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×10 Review: Separated by Time

MdT 2x10 1912

Oh, don’t I love it when parallel stories converge. On this occasion, El Ministerio del Tiempo gave us three stories that ended up having something in common: Las Sinsombrero (the women from the Generation of ’27), the stolen children in the 1980s, and the vampire of the Raval. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×08 Review: Time of Brave Men (II)

Of all the occasions in which El Ministerio del Tiempo has told us about a historical event of Spanish history (which is every episode), the second part of ‘Tiempo de Valientes’ is probably the most thorough and intense. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×07 Review: Time of Brave Men (I)

Rodolfo Sancho 2x07

Julián is back! I didn’t realise I was missing him so much (I’m lying, of course I did), but at least Pacino has helped fill the void. Anyway, what has Julián been up to? Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×04 Review: The Monastery of Time

Napoleon Angustias

I always liked El Ministerio del Tiempo because it is great at mixing adventure and drama with comedy, but oh my, wasn’t this the funniest episode of the show so far? I couldn’t stop laughing, it was one after the other. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×03 Review: Time of Noblemen

MdT Cervantes 21st century

What would have happened if Miguel de Cervantes had never published Don Quijote de la Mancha? Half the terms used in the Spanish language wouldn’t exist, for starters. But let’s not worry too much, because thankfully we have a ministry that solves this kind of problems! Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×02 Review: The Time in His Hands

mdt 2x01 captive

What would you do if you had a wardrobe that travels in time? Well, I’ll tell you what the baddie of this week’s episode did: he travelled to different eras to kill women because he was traumatised by his own mother’s death at the hands of his father. Kids. Continue reading

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El Ministerio del Tiempo 2×01 Review: Time of Legend

ministerio del tiempo2x01 velazquez painting

Months and months of waiting, and boy, it didn’t disappoint, did it? Us Ministéricos (“ministerics”) knew that the return of El Ministerio del Tiempo was going to be bigger and better. And sadder. Continue reading

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