Paulo Avelino Leads the Cast of “Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral”

Fans and followers of the wildly successful historical film “Heneral Luna” have a reason to celebrate as the cast of its highly anticipated sequel “Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral” has finally been revealed. The official announcement was posted on the official “Goyo” Facebook page on May 18 along with the photo of the whole cast. Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral Paulo Avelino, who reprises his role as … Continue reading Paulo Avelino Leads the Cast of “Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral”

Gregorio del Pilar Short Film “Angelito” Gets Global Online Release this Easter

Jerrold Tarog’s much talked about short film, “Angelito”, will have its global online release this coming Easter via the film streaming site Cinetropa. The 20-minute movie that bridges the stories of the blockbuster film “Heneral Luna” and its upcoming sequel “Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral” was just released in the Philippines this past February along with the acclaimed romantic comedy “I’m Drunk, I Love You”. Fans of … Continue reading Gregorio del Pilar Short Film “Angelito” Gets Global Online Release this Easter

“Hidden Figures” Review: Exciting, Uplifting and Highly Entertaining

HIDDEN FIGURES (2017) Review Directed by Ted Melfi In a time where not just colored people but colored women are looked down for their color and gender, Hidden Figures is an inspiring and uplifting drama that defied what gender or your color mean in your capability. Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janella Monae drives this historical drama that is highly entertaining from start to finish. From dealing … Continue reading “Hidden Figures” Review: Exciting, Uplifting and Highly Entertaining

Sisterhood of Women of Color Behind NASA’s Space Launch in “Hidden Figures”

Prepare for a soaring, inspiring and mentally-challenging ride in the Oscar-nominated movie “Hidden Figures” starring Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae, Jim Parsons and Kirsten Dunst.                 At last, the story of a visionary trio of women who crossed gender, race and professional lines on their way to pioneering cosmic travel comes to the screen in “Hidden Figures” that uncovers the incredible, … Continue reading Sisterhood of Women of Color Behind NASA’s Space Launch in “Hidden Figures”

‘Gregorio Del Pilar’ Short Film “Angelito” to be Released with “I’m Drunk, I Love You”

Filipino moviegoers are in for a treat.  This coming February 15, fans and followers of the blockbuster biopic “Heneral Luna” are going to see a short film spinoff that serves as a bridge to the upcoming feature “Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral,” the second installment of Jerrold Tarog’s historical trilogy. The short film entitled “Angelito” is being theatrically released exclusively with the offbeat romantic-comedy “I’m Drunk, I … Continue reading ‘Gregorio Del Pilar’ Short Film “Angelito” to be Released with “I’m Drunk, I Love You”

“Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” Breaks New Ground in Cinema Experience

TriStar Pictures presents Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, the groundbreaking, cinematic event from three-time Oscar®-winning director Ang Lee. With Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, Ang Lee redefines what is possible in filmmaking and storytelling with the goal of further engaging the audience in an advanced cinematic experience. Joined by two-time Oscar®-winning cinematographer John Toll, Lee employs state-of-the-art cameras to shoot in native 3D, high resolution … Continue reading “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” Breaks New Ground in Cinema Experience

The Life of St. Ignatius in Philippine Produced ‘Ignacio De Loyola’

An inspiring epic film has been made about the amazing Iife of Ignacio de Loyola better known as St. Ignatius, founder of the Society of Jesus. The movie entitled Ignacio de Loyola chronicles Ignatius’ transformation from a brash young soldier to a man of God. It is a production by the Jesuit Communications Foundation (JesCom), the media arm of the Philippine Jesuit Province and co-presented … Continue reading The Life of St. Ignatius in Philippine Produced ‘Ignacio De Loyola’

‘Hermano Puli’ Starring Aljur Abrenica is the Closing Film in this Year’s Cinemalaya

“Ang Hapis at Himagsik ni Hermano Puli” (The Agony and Fury of Hermano Puli) is a historical drama based on the life and times of Apolinario de la Cruz, who led a revolt in 1841 against the Spanish colonial government in the Philippines in the name of religious freedom. The film shines a light on his place in Philippine history, which is largely forgotten outside … Continue reading ‘Hermano Puli’ Starring Aljur Abrenica is the Closing Film in this Year’s Cinemalaya

A Fallen Hero Rises in First Trailer of ‘Ben-Hur’

Paramount Pictures has just unveiled the first trailer of its new epic, action-adventure “Ben-Hur” from director Timur Bekmambetov (“Wanted”). Written by Keith Clarke and John Ridley, “Ben-Hur” stars Jack Huston (HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire”), Toby Kebbell (“The Prince of Persia”), Morgan Freeman, and also starring Rodrigo Santoro (“300”), Nazanin Boniadi (TV’s “Homeland”), Ayelet Zurer (“Angels and Demons”), and Sofia Black D’Elia (“Project Almanac”). “Ben-Hur” is the … Continue reading A Fallen Hero Rises in First Trailer of ‘Ben-Hur’