Arturo Magaña

Arturo Magaña
Arturo Magaña's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Cine Premiere
Publications: Cine Premiere

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4.5/5 No Score Yet Dance of the 41 (El baile de los 41) (2020) Dance of the 41 takes a bold look at the past and winds up being surprisingly timely. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2020
3.5/5 26% Hillbilly Elegy (2020) Audiences will find a story dedicated to those who have not yet overcome adversity. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2020
4/5 67% The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run (2021) A wonderful homage to its creator and a refreshing story during this time. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2020
2.5/5 67% New Order (Nuevo orden) (2020) Another film where the rich film the poor and where the rich fear the poor no less. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2020
4.5/5 70% Tenet (2020) One of Nolan's most ambitious and complex films to date. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2020
4/5 79% Greyhound (2020) Once again, Tom hanks delivers and not just as an actor this time. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2020
5/5 98% I'm No Longer Here (Ya no estoy aquí) (2019) A movie loaded with nostalgia that also tells us about the incurable melancholy that pervades among those who have been forced to move away from home. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2020
5/5 60% Young Ahmed (Le jeune Ahmed) (2020) Faithful to their filmography, the brothers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne present in Young Ahmed a dark, cruel and ruthless side of human beings. [Full review in spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2020
5/5 89% 1917 (2020) 1917 reminds us how lucky we are to be able to see certain stories accompanied by the complicity and darkness of a movie theater. [Full review in spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2020
5/5 98% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) Bong Joon-ho succeeds in showing us that the worst monster of our reality is the system that we have built. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
5/5 94% Marriage Story (2019) Marriage Story is consolidated as a good piece of art capable of touching the heart of its audience. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
5/5 68% Joker (2019) Arthur Fleck's transformation to the enigmatic Joker ends up being a bucket of ice water for the viewer. Because what we see on the screen is no longer part of a fictional universe and instead becomes a reflection of reality. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2019
3/5 62% It Chapter Two (2019) Despite some flaws, IT Chapter 2 concludes the saga while maintaining the integrity of Stephen King's story. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2019
4.5/5 77% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) André Øvredal doesn't only create an effective horror story, but also turns us into the victims of the monsters it stars. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2019
3/5 52% The Lion King (2019) Despite being a great technological advancement, this hyper realistic remake doesn't quite capture the magic of the original film. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2019
5/5 97% Toy Story 4 (2019) Although it is not the best movie in the series, it manages to honor the legacy of its predecessors and gives us a story worthy of these beloved characters. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2019
4.5/5 45% The Mongolian Conspiracy (El complot mongol) (2019) The Mongolian Conspiracy's biggest triumph is that it reminds us of the great talent that exists in Mexico to tell its political stories. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2019
4.5/5 81% Boy Erased (2018) An essential film that helps sensitize the public about the sexual freedom of human beings. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019
5/5 83% Utøya: July 22 (Utøya 22. Juli) (2018) An asphyxiating experience. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2019
4/5 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) Melissa McCarthy took a character who is so complex and turned it into her greatest role yet. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
2.5/5 43% The Upside (2019) The Upside adds itself to a long list of films that Hollywood remakes and fails to emulate. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2019
2.5/5 36% Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) After Fantastic Beasts 2, J.K. Rowling should evaluate the road in which her wizarding world will go and analyze which voices will count. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
4/5 No Score Yet Tamara and the Ladybug (Tamara y la Catarina) (2016) With a surprising and endearing performance by Ángeles Cruz, the film by Lucía Carreras leaves us with an urgent moral to appreciate and put into practice: solidarity, empathy and respect for others. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
4.5/5 71% Ana and Bruno (Ana y Bruno) (2017) The director of The Crime of Father Amaro, Ana and Bruno is a breath of hope for animated films in Mexico and one of the most human animated national films of recent years. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
4/5 86% Time Share (Tiempo Compartido) (2018) The award-winning film at Sundance also gives us the chance to see a Luis Gerardo Méndez away from his comfort zone, in a role that reminds us of the talent he has and that we would like to see more on the screen. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2018
4/5 100% Los Adioses (2017) Los Adioses dares to show the duality of a feminist who, while urging her students to rebel against gender inequality, suffers in the privacy of their home that chronic machismo of Mexican society. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2018
3/5 23% The Happytime Murders (2018) A film that takes innocent puppets to a world of crime, drugs and perversion, highlights the talent of Melissa McCarthy, who is positioned as one of the most talented comedy actresses of recent years. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
3.5/5 69% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) With Ron Howard at the wheel, the film becomes a galactic western with a good dosis of humor and adventure. [Full Review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2018
4.5/5 80% I Dream in Another Language (Sueño en otro idioma) (2017) With what is perhaps his best film so far, [director Ernesto Contreras] also creates an impeccable film with a powerful love story that shows the great technical and intellectual capacity of Mexican cinema. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2018
4/5 100% El Vigilante (2016) The Best Feature Film winner of the Morelia International Film Festival in 2016... [is] a reminder of the cinematographic talent that exists in our country... [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2018
5/5 100% Devil's Freedom (La Libertad del Diablo) (2017) Prominent Mexican documentary filmmaker Everardo González takes us to the bowels of hell and allows us to look at evil directly in the eyes. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
5/5 98% Moonlight (2016) Moonlight transmits a message of self-acceptance with which any person - regardless of their gender, physical or social condition - can identify themselves... [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2018
4.5/5 99% Lady Bird (2017) An intimate display of such a deep and true relationship between a mother and her daughter. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2018
3/5 50% Everything Else (Todo lo demás) (2016) After an outstanding career as a documentary filmmaker, Natalia Almada (El Velador, 2011, El General, 2009) fills the screen with a story that moves, terrifies and, in a certain way, fills us with life. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2018
4.5/5 77% In the Fade (Aus dem Nichts) (2017) ... one of [Diane Kruger's] best roles so far. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2018
4.5/5 90% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Without giving away any surprises, there will be endearing reunions, unexpected appearances and outcomes. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
4/5 83% Camino a Marte (2017) It's not an exaggeration to say that this is one of the best performances we have seen on the big screen... [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2017
3.5/5 28% Suburbicon (2017) What is seen on the screen is not far from the reality that is lived today in the country governed by Donald Trump and in many parts of the world. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2017
4/5 79% An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power (2017) Once again, Al Gore manages to sneak into the depths of our feelings and beliefs to emphasize that there is no time to waste. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2017
4/5 36% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017) It will be satisfactory for all those who love spies and political conspiracies. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet Tales of Mexico (La Habitación) (2016) ... a sample of present-day Mexican talent... [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2017
87% Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (Captain Underpants) (2017) An original, funny and crazy story that teaches us the true value of friendship and teamwork. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
2.5/5 15% The Circle (2017) The interesting premise of the film starring Tom Hanks and Emma Watson is gradually disarranged to fall into the implausible. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
4/5 89% The Man Who Saw Too Much (2015) A fantastic story that deserves to be seen and, above all, shows solidarity with those brave Mexican journalists and photographers. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 21, 2017
4.5/5 92% I, Daniel Blake (2017) A bittersweet and hopeless portrait of how unfair life can be. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2017
5/5 95% Tempestad (2016) An emotional and heartbreaking documentary that stands out for a narrative that presents its stories symmetrically. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted May 19, 2017
3.5/5 65% Alien: Covenant (2017) Although Covenant doesn't measure up to the original Alien (1979), but is an excellent piece of the space saga. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2017
4/5 77% Split (2017) Split is the great return of M. Night Shyamalan. An exciting film worthy of the best of his work. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2017
4.5/5 88% A Monster With A Thousand Heads (Un Monstruo de Mil Cabezas) (2016) Without a doubt, when someone talks about quality cinema, with an exciting narrative and an impeccable production level, it will be referred to A monster with a thousand heads. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2016
2/5 21% Underworld: Blood Wars (2017) The fifth film of Underworld continues to make the same mistakes as in the past. Frankly, it gives the impression that the saga is going nowhere. [Full review in Spanish] - Cine Premiere EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2016