Seven Something Review (Thai, 2012)

Seven Something Review (Thai, 2012)

Jan 04

14 Likes – It will lure you with its brisk pace, playful editing and cloyingly sweet romance but that’s just the surface of this deep examination of who we are and the world we live in today. A world guided by technology and social media and our reliance to these little comforts in life. And how it changed the way we value our privacy. 5/5 21/28 -This segment is a biting...

My Lady Boss Movie

My Lady Boss Movie

Jan 22

Gone are the days were the male are usually the boss and the female character gets to be the secretary or personal assistant. In a workplace mostly filled by estrogen and testrogen (you know what I mean) it’s not surprising to have a lady boss. And that’s what Jade Castro’s My Lady Boss movie promises to explore. The psyche of women on top of the corporate ladder and how her...

The Diplomat Hotel Movie!

The Diplomat Hotel Movie!

Jan 20

Ghost stories are usually more fun in the Philippines because we have a lot of historical sites left to us by our colonizers. We are nearly surrounded by old churches, buildings, hotels and even cemeteries. These places are usually where Philippine ghost stories come from. And these stories usually starts when someone from our neighborhood would pass by an old place and say he heard,saw or felt...

8 CINEFILIPINO Film Festival Finalists Revealed!

8 CINEFILIPINO Film Festival Finalists Revealed!

Jan 11

The screening committee of CINEFILIPINO Film Festival 2013 has chosen the 8 finalists to be given a P1.5-Million grant to produce their films. The 2013 Cine Filipino Film Festival is scheduled to take place from June 26 to July 3, 2013.  Out of 146 submitted entries, the finalists are as follows: Ang Kwento Ni Mabuti by Mes de Guzman — “A healer named Mabuti finds a bag containing P5...

THY WOMB Napapanahong Pelikula

THY WOMB Napapanahong Pelikula

Dec 11

“Nora Aunor is always in character during the shot of Thy Womb,” ito ang mabilis na sagot ni direk Brillante Ma. Mendoza ng tanungin kung ano ang kakaibang katangian ng Superstar. Ang THY WOMB ay sumasalamin sa ordinaryong pamilya ng isang badjao at kung papano mamuhay ang mga tao sa Tawi-Tawi. Ito ang nag-aangat sa pelikula bukod sa payak at solidong kwento nito,  mga artistang...

Tiktik: The Aswang Chronicles Pushes Philippine Cinema!

Tiktik: The Aswang Chronicles Pushes Philippine Cinema!

Oct 04

Since the late 90′s we had a couple of films that somehow pushed the quality of movies in the country. We had Peque Gallaga’s Magic Temple which did not only prove we can incorporate other asian techniques in filmmaking with the lack of competent technology but also proved that we can have adventure films that can be at par with Hollywood at that time. The new millennium came and so...