2 user 6 critic

El Potro, lo mejor del amor (2018)

2:04 | Trailer
A young man with charisma and magnetism enters the atmosphere of tropical music as a romantic singer and undertakes a vertiginous ascent to fame.


Lorena Muñoz
6 nominations. See more awards »



Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

I'm Gilda (2016)
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The life and death of the tropical singer Gilda.

Director: Lorena Muñoz
Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Lautaro Delgado, Javier Drolas
Super Crazy (2018)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A woman in her 40s sees everything with her love life, her career and day-to-day routine. She decides to change things a bit and does a ritual than has some consequences that will change her life upside down.

Director: Martino Zaidelis
Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Fernán Mirás, Diego Torres
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Arturo is an unscrupulous art dealer and Renzo his socially-awkward painter and longtime friend. Willing to risk it all, they develop an extreme and ludicrous plan to save themselves.

Director: Gastón Duprat
Stars: Andrea Acatto, Lucas Aranda, Raúl Arévalo
Animal II (2018)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Antonio Decoud is a conservative family man who is forced by destiny to face an unexpected situation that shakes him to the core, scrambling up his life and his priorities, pushing him to ... See full summary »

Director: Armando Bo
Stars: Guillermo Francella, Carla Peterson, Federico Salles
The Accused (2018)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Dolores Dreier, lives the life of a young student until her best friend is brutally murdered. Two years later, she is the only one accused of the crime in a case of great media exposure ... See full summary »

Director: Gonzalo Tobal
Stars: Lali Espósito, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Inés Estévez
El Angel (2018)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The angelic face of Carlos, a 17-year-old teenager, hides a dark facet of robberies, lies and murders.

Director: Luis Ortega
Stars: Lorenzo Ferro, Cecilia Roth, Luis Gnecco
Wild Tango (1993)
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A biopic based on the life of one of the pioneer argentine rock stars 'Tanguito'. The movie tells the story of his rise and fall from grace, encompassed in violent times of a military regime.

Director: Marcelo Piñeyro
Stars: Fernán Mirás, Cecilia Dopazo, Imanol Arias
Monzón: A Knockout Blow (TV Series 2019)
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The story about Argentinian boxer Carlos Monzón in his career and life in prison.

Stars: Carla Quevedo, Mariano Chiesa, Fabian Wolfrom
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A thriller by film director-writer Miguel Cohan. A deadly duel within a family where there can be no winners.

Director: Miguel Cohan
Stars: Oscar Martínez, Dolores Fonzi, Diego Velázquez
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A couple of friends work for a taxi driver to rob his passengers, but they feel like they're getting ripped off. They decide to plan their own robberies, but they are amateurs and things ... See full summary »

Directors: Israel Adrián Caetano, Bruno Stagnaro
Stars: Héctor Anglada, Jorge Sesán, Pamela Jordán
Un gallo para Esculapio (TV Series 2017)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A young working-class man comes fron Misiones (an Argentinian province) to Buenos Aires, with a fighting rooster, looking for his brother, and gets involved with low life characters, who introduce him to a world of crime.

Stars: Peter Lanzani, Luis Luque, Julieta Ortega
Heroic Losers (2019)
Adventure | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In times of the infamous Argentinian Corralito, the neighbors of a little town trace a plan to recover the money they lost after to learn that their bank manager and a corrupt lawyer have stolen it.

Director: Sebastián Borensztein
Stars: Ricardo Darín, Chino Darín, Luis Brandoni


Cast overview, first billed only:
Rodrigo Romero Rodrigo Romero ... Rodrigo
Florencia Peña ... Betty Olave
Fernán Mirás ... Oso
Daniel Aráoz Daniel Aráoz ... Pichín
Jimena Barón Jimena Barón ... Marixa
Malena Sánchez Malena Sánchez ... Pato
Diego Cremonesi ... Ángel
Julieta Vallina Julieta Vallina ... Tía de Rodrigo
Adan Otero Adan Otero ... Banda Rodrigo
Simja Dujov Simja Dujov ... Banda Rodrigo (as Gabriel 'Simja' Dujovne)
Juan Andrés Lezcano Juan Andrés Lezcano ... Banda Rodrigo
Ramiro Bueno Ramiro Bueno ... Banda Rodrigo
Darío Vilta Darío Vilta ... Banda Rodrigo
Roger Rosas Perez Roger Rosas Perez ... Banda Rodrigo
Luis Mario Altamirano Luis Mario Altamirano ... Banda Rodrigo (as Luis Mario 'Tribi' Altamirano)


A young man with charisma and magnetism enters the atmosphere of tropical music as a romantic singer and undertakes a vertiginous ascent to fame.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Nadie puede domar tu destino. [Nobody can tame your destiny.]


Biography | Drama | Music


See all certifications »


Official Sites:

Official Facebook





Release Date:

4 October 2018 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

El Potro: Unstoppable See more »


Box Office


ARS40 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Production Co:

MyS Producciones See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1



Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


Rodrigo Romero, the protagonist of the film, is not a professional actor; he instead worked as a bricklayer. He got to know about the casting for the film through Facebook and, being a big fan of "El Potro", sent his photo to the filmmakers. He couldn't believe it when he was chosen for the lead character. See more »


At minute 9:20, a bottle can be spotted at the background, of the fernet 1882 trademark. At that time, the brand didn't even exist. See more »


[about to shoot a music video inside an elevator]
Marixa: What do I have to do?
Rodrigo: Nothing, just ride up the elevator and a kiss.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Mediocre at best
19 January 2019 | by darkhorizon72See all my reviews

The life of Rodrigo Bueno, while not precisely special, was at least interesting. This movie is neither. It feels cheap, rushed and more like a sunday soap opera. There is no depth in the characters, many important aspects of his psychological makeup are ignored and the end result is just a wikipedia article turned into images. All acting is mediocre and there was no effort made to depict the sweat, the noise, the passion and the voracious crowd at every live presentation. Not a good tribute to "el Potro".

4 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed