John Boyega Ascends to the Throne as King Ghezo in “The Woman King”

“He walks as though the earth were honored by its burden.”  When John Boyega (Star Wars franchise) read that line for Columbia Pictures’ epic action adventure The Woman King, he knew he would accept the role of King Ghezo. “It is one of the first lines that [director] Gina Prince-Bythewood quoted to me in her letter about taking …

For Viola Davis, “The Woman King” is a Story the World is Hungry For

“I felt The Woman King was an important story because I saw myself in it,” says Viola Davis, the Oscar®-winning actress and producer of the film inspired by the historical all-female unit of warriors who protected the Kingdom of Dahomey from the late 1600s until the late 1800s. “I saw my femininity in it. I saw my …

James Cameron’s “Avatar” heads back to Philippine cinemas for a limited run  

Relive the global phenomenon that changed the movie-going experience as James Cameron’s Academy Award®-winning epic adventure “Avatar” returns to Philippine cinemas. Moviegoers will experience the film like never before as a remastered version in 2D and 3D formats will be available for a limited run. First released in 2009, “Avatar” tells the story of Jake …

First US Reviews Hail “The Woman King” as Oscar-Worthy Epic Adventure

September 13, 2022 — Fresh from its successful premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, the initial reviews for The Woman King are now out, and critics are unanimous in praising Viola Davis’ fierce reinvention as an action hero and the film as a rousing, action-packed crowd-pleaser.   Watch the film’s trailer Garnering 100% Fresh Rating over …

The Dallas Zoo Re-Names One of Its Nile Crocodiles Lyle in Celebration of “Lyle, Lyle Crocodile”

DALLAS, September 13, 2022 — In celebration of the release of Columbia Pictures’ motion picture “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile” based on the beloved book series by Bernard Waber and starring Academy Award winner Javier Bardem, Constance Wu and Shawn Mendes, the Dallas Zoo re-named one of its Nile crocodiles Lyle for the day. The ceremony took …

The Good, the Bad and the Mighty: Who’s Who in “Black Adam”

A new era in the DC Universe has begun with the introduction of Black Adam and The Justice Society in Warner Bros.’ epic superhero adventure “Black Adam,” smashing in cinemas and IMAX across the Philippines starting October 19.   Watch the film’s newest trailer Get to know these fan-favorite characters as they make their big-screen …

The Characters of “The Woman King” Rule the Battlefield

They live to serve, defend and protect. Meet the band of elite women warriors in Columbia Pictures’ epic action-adventure The Woman King, rising exclusively in cinemas across the Philippines October 5. The Woman King is the remarkable story of the Agojie, the all-female unit of warriors who protected the African Kingdom of Dahomey in the 1800s with skills and …

Singing Croc Befriends Family in the New Trailer of “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile”

Meet the croc so nice, they named him twice. Check out the new trailer below for Columbia Pictures’ new musical comedy Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile starring Shawn Mendes as Lyle, Javier Bardem and  Constance Wu.   Also check out the vignette “Voicing Lyle” About Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile Based on the best-selling book series by Bernard Waber, Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile is a …

Fantastical cinema experience in ‘Three Thousand Years of Longing’

Academy-award winning actress Tilda Swinton and the multi-talented Idris Elba star in Three Thousand Years of Longing, directed by George Miller, the film is a sweeping fantasy romantic adventure that trails the adventures of a solitary academic and the magical genie-in-a-bottle.  Swinton plays narratologist Dr. Alithea Binnie, someone who studies stories through the ages while …