Laura Hiros

Laura Hiros
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 85% Meeting Gorbachev (2019) If you're a history fan, this visual document simply can't be missed. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet Botero (2018) After seeing Botero, your eyes will see the artist's paintings in different light. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2019
2/5 75% Family (2019) An interesting comedy that ends up being a harsh tragedy, with [a] lesson and all that. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2019
4/5 100% Penguin Highway (2019) An unforgettable summer adventure. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2019
3/5 61% The Public (2019) Excellent option if you want more than entertainment from... two hours of cinema. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2019
2/5 47% Dumbo (2019) Dumbo will not go down in the annals of history. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2019
3/5 52% The Hummingbird Project (2019) From director and screenwriter Kim Nguyen comes this interesting story with excellent performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2019
75% Sobibor (2018) It's not an easy film, but it tells a valuable story. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
1/5 73% Dragged Across Concrete (2019) Director and screenwriter S. Craig Zahler's third film is sordid and passive, resulting in scenes that end up disrespecting the audience's intelligence. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
2/5 13% No Manches Frida 2 (2019) A bland script that relies on cheap jokes. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
2/5 50% Finding Steve McQueen (2019) [Finding Steve McQueen tells the story of] one of the most extraordinary robberies in history... although you don't believe it. [Full reviewin Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
4/5 97% The Heiresses (Las Herederas) (2019) A delicious, profound and deliberate film. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2019
3/5 100% Cradle of Champions (2018) Sensational. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2019
3/5 95% Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano) (2019) A journey as innocent as it is painful. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2019
3/5 91% How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Fascinating dragon fight scenes and light and color effects. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet One Small Step (2018) Tremendously emotional. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2019
5/5 No Score Yet Weekends (2017) An animated short... [that is] tremendously emotional. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2019
5/5 100% Bao (2018) A strong possibility of taking the [Oscar]. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2019
4/5 83% Detainment (2018) Simply devastating. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2019
3/5 100% Among Wolves (2019) The beauty of what cannot be seen at first glance. That's the magic of Among Wolves. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
4/5 76% Never Look Away (2019) If you like art, history and film... you simply cannot miss it. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
4/5 90% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) An excellent option for a great time with the little ones at home. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
3/5 73% Destroyer (2018) Although far from a classic, it's entertaining enough... because of the excellent performance from an unlikely protagonist: Nicole Kidman. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
4/5 67% Vice (2018) Vice is the purest strain of a political drama or the description of a man completely consumed by lust for power. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
3/5 79% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) If the new generations have never heard of the nanny, perhaps Blunt's performance in the new Mary Poppins works. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2018
5/5 96% Roma (2018) Alfonso Cuarón's Roma is a magical film that weaves memories of a childhood as idyllic as it is raw... in a world where silences prevail in homes accompanied by the endless murmurs and din of the streets. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2018
5/5 93% The Favourite (2018) If you like Machiavellian and deliciously intriguing films, don't miss The Favorite, a visual feast that will surprise you with its beauty, rudeness, rawness and ingenious evil. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2018
3/5 80% At Eternity's Gate (2018) Willem Dafoe gives life to the Dutch genius and... his portrayal of Van Gogh is simply impeccable. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2018
4/5 91% Maria By Callas (2018) If you don't know the history of this phenomenon of classical music, this is a sensational way of knowing it. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
3/5 61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Bohemian Rhapsody loses itself in the attempt to avoid the controversial issues in Mercury's life, leaving us with only his stage figure, but that is well worth it and if you are not very demanding, it will not disappoint. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
3/5 71% The Happy Prince (2018) With a sensational cast... The Happy Prince will get you to see the man behind the legend. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
3/5 87% First Man (2018) An intimate and pragmatic account from the perspective of a quiet and taciturn Armstrong. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
4/5 90% The Sentence (2018) At some point during the documentary, the story of a family tragedy begins to find its activism tone, and Rudy's work to document Cindy's life... begins to be drawn as a universal story, which can change lives. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
4/5 89% Museum (Museo) (2018) [Museum] has nostalgic cinematography and delectable performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2018
3/5 90% A Star Is Born (2018) The film's musical scene are truly sensational. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2018
3/5 99% Science Fair (2018) Simply sensational. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
3/5 76% Smallfoot (2018) [Smallfoot] questions if what we believe is the truth, a powerful message in a society flooded with decontextualized information. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
3/5 71% The Apparition (L'apparition) (2018) A thriller that will, if you allow it to, make you question yourself. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
3/5 91% Mandy (2018) Both Riseborough and Cage give championship performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2018
3/5 66% Lizzie (2018) Oscar Nominee Chloë Sevigny (Boys Don't Cry) who stars in as well as produces the film, provides an impeccable and sustained performance as a Lizzie. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2018
4/5 91% We the Animals (2018) "We the Animals" has excellent performances, including those of the three children who are facing a camera for the first time and not to mention the parents. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2018
1/5 40% Arizona (2018) Although... some of the dialogues referring to the real estate market and North American idiosyncrasies are exceptional, they are not enough to maintain neither the interest nor the benevolence of the audience. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
4/5 84% The Captain (Der Hauptmann) (2018) "The Captain" is one of those films that will not only take your breath away, but will leave you frozen with scenes of human vileness that will be hard to forget. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2018
3/5 100% The Island (2018) The Island is a different movie, with excellent special effects, an intelligent plot (and very deep for an action film), which I assure you will not disappoint. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
3/5 98% The Cakemaker (2018) If you want a look at [a different type of] cinema, this German-Israeli co-production is simply something that cannot be missed. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
4/5 89% Whitney (2018) The story that the Oscar-winning director of "The Last King of Scotland", Kevin Macdonald, crafts is one of passion, care, work and subsequently, tragedy. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
4/5 96% Three Identical Strangers (2018) The idea that reality surpasses fiction may seem trite, but when stories like the documentary "Three Identical Strangers" emerge, one can only challenge the capacity for amazement. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2018
3/5 94% Incredibles 2 (2018) Incredibles 2 is a solid film, with enough elements to anchor itself the first... [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
3/5 56% Tag (2018) Someone once said, we do not stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing, and that is the premise that the director and screenwriter of the story, Jeff Tomsic, followed... [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
3/5 68% The Seagull (2018) Excellent cinematography, performances, a powerful story on the strength of the community... [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018