“Kita Kita” Review: Lovely, Sincere & Deserves a Second Viewing

    KITA KITA (2017) Review Directed by Sigrid Andrea Bernardo “Two less lonely people in the world and it’s gonna be fine” It goes with Jerrold Tarog’s Sana Dati (2013), or Marie Jamora’s Ang Nawawala (2012), you could also include Olivia Lamasan’s Sana Maulit Muli (1995), there’s something distinct about these films storytelling, the atmosphere. Kita Kita, which was shot in Japan feels like a story in Japan. The atmosphere from the looks … Continue reading “Kita Kita” Review: Lovely, Sincere & Deserves a Second Viewing

Tom Hardy Displays True Grit as Heroic Pilot in “Dunkirk”

Nominated for an Oscar for his performance in the epic frontier drama The Revenant, Tom Hardy re-teams with frequent collaborator Christopher Nolan (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises) in the action thriller Dunkirk (now showing in Philippine cinemas). Dunkirk opens as hundreds of thousands of British and Allied troops are surrounded by enemy forces. Trapped on the beach with their backs to the sea, they face an impossible situation as … Continue reading Tom Hardy Displays True Grit as Heroic Pilot in “Dunkirk”

Elusive Serial Killer Strikes Again in “The Snowman” Official Trailer

Universal Pictures has just released the first trailer for its upcoming suspense thriller The Snowman, opening in Philippine cinemas on October 18, 2017. Watch the trailer in the links below. Michael Fassbender (X-Men series), Rebecca Ferguson (Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation), Charlotte Gainsbourg (Independence Day: Resurgence), Val Kilmer (Heat) and Academy Award® winner J.K. Simmons (Whiplash) star in The Snowman, a terrifying thriller from director Tomas Alfredson (Let the Right One In, … Continue reading Elusive Serial Killer Strikes Again in “The Snowman” Official Trailer

Epic Story of Survival Teased in First “Alpha” Trailer

Leaders are born from survival. Watch the new epic trailer for Columbia Pictures’ Alpha now here: An epic adventure set in the last Ice Age. Europe, 20,000 years ago. While on his first hunt with his tribe’s most elite group, a young man (Kodi Smit-McPhee) is injured and left for dead. Awakening to find himself broken and alone — he must learn to survive and navigate the … Continue reading Epic Story of Survival Teased in First “Alpha” Trailer

Kenneth Branagh Must Evacuate Soldiers Trapped in “Dunkirk”

Oscar-nominee Kenneth Branagh (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets) plays Bolton, the naval commander in charge of The Mole, a perilous eight-foot-wide pier that becomes the British soldiers’ narrow gateway to freedom, in Christopher Nolan’s new epic action thriller Dunkirk (in Philippine cinemas July 20). “Bolton is the man responsible for organizing the logistics of boats and ships coming to the mole, where boats can moor, … Continue reading Kenneth Branagh Must Evacuate Soldiers Trapped in “Dunkirk”

“100 Tula Para Kay Stella” Poster Released

Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino official entry “100 Tula Para kay Stella” just released its official poster. The film directed by Jason Paul Laxamana (Instalado, The Third Party) stars Bela Padilla as Stella and JC Santos as Fidel. Check out the poster below. “100 Tula Para Kay Stella” opens in Philippine cinemas nationwide August 16 from VIVA Films. Continue reading “100 Tula Para Kay Stella” Poster Released

WATCH: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino Official Entry “Patay na si Hesus” Full Trailer

Just a month before its nationwide release through FDCP’s Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, Jaclyn Jose starrer “Patay na se Hesus” released its full trailer. Watch the full trailer here: When Iyay (Jaclyn Kose) learns that Hesus, her ex-husband, has died, she gathers her children and tells them they are going on a road trip from Cebu City to Dumaguete. No ifs or buts about it: they are attending … Continue reading WATCH: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino Official Entry “Patay na si Hesus” Full Trailer

Harry Styles Marks Acting Debut in Christopher Nolan’s “Dunkirk”

As one of the members of the global phenomenon One Direction, Harry Styles became one of the best-known musicians in the world. Now, he makes his feature film acting debut in Christopher Nolan’s new epic action thriller Dunkirk (in Philippine cinemas July 20). Dunkirk opens as hundreds of thousands of British and Allied troops are surrounded by enemy forces. Trapped on the beach with their backs to the sea, … Continue reading Harry Styles Marks Acting Debut in Christopher Nolan’s “Dunkirk”

Family Drama Film “Beautiful Pain” to Be Screened at Select Cinemas on July 19

Since its Manila premiere in 2016, during the World Premieres Film Festival, where it bagged the Special Festival Prize for its Universal Social Values and the Best Actress award for June Lojong, “Beautiful Pain” (originally titled “Redha”) has since traveled the world, eventually being Malaysia’s official entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 89th Academy Awards. The film is a family drama that deals with … Continue reading Family Drama Film “Beautiful Pain” to Be Screened at Select Cinemas on July 19

Gary Oldman as Churchill in “Darkest Hour” Trailer Launch

Focus Features has released the first trailer for director Joe Wright’s historical drama Darkest Hour, opening in Philippine cinemas on January 2018. Written by Anthony McCarten (The Theory of Everything), the film stars Oscar-nominee Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill and begins on the eve of World War II, chronicling Churchill’s difficult push to get England to stand up to Nazi Germany and enter the war rather … Continue reading Gary Oldman as Churchill in “Darkest Hour” Trailer Launch