Laura Hiros

Laura Hiros
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2/5 78% Greener Grass (2019) Something that goes beyond [black humor], more extreme, almost sick. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2019
4/5 97% Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) Penelope Cruz as Salvador's mother... [is] in a contained and delicious performance. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2019
2/5 4% Mary (2019) [Director Michael Goi] does what he can with Anthony Jaswinski's script... but loses control of his ship. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2019
3/5 65% The Parts You Lose (2019) A slow but deep film, with extraordinary performances. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2019
3/5 82% Abominable (2019) The story is lethargic, and sometimes loses strength... but [the film] does not stop trying and in the end gifts a beautiful moral. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2019
3/5 65% Human Capital (2019) The performances are what truly make Human Capital a film worth seeing. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2019
4/5 88% Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice (2019) A story worth telling. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
2/5 61% The Riot Act (2018) The nuance-free performances offer little help. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
4/5 96% Love, Antosha (2019) Excellent. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
3/5 57% Tod@s Caen (2019) An excellent Chick Flick. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2019
3/5 20% Chicuarotes (2019) A film not suitable for sensitive hearts or weak stomachs; and without a doubt... worth seeing. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2019
3/5 73% The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) The moral message will come with laughter, dances and a series of musical hits. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
2/5 83% Absurd Accident (2017) Absurd Accident is not for everyone, it requires attention and patience, and in the end it doesn't end up being fully satisfactory. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2019
3/5 59% Ophelia (2019) Director Claire McCarthy gives the original fourteenth century story a touch of postmodernity. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2019
3/5 74% Papi Chulo (2019) A different story that respectfully shows the world from another perspective. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
4/5 90% Plus One (2019) A fun and entertaining story. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
3/5 88% Non-Fiction (Doubles vies) (2019) [Guillaume Canet] gives a deep, straightforward performance, anchoring the cast. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2019
3/5 94% Ask Dr. Ruth (2019) [An] intimate story of a woman who continues to leave a mark on the psyche of American society. [Full review in Spanish] - Diario La Estrella (Fort Worth, TX) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
4/5 90% 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 76% 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 66% 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 57% 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 75% 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 52% 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 96% 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 78% 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 74% 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 66% 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 92% 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 72% 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