Romantic Manga Feels in “Your Lie in April”

Award-winning and best-selling romantic manga series “Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso” by Naoshi Arakawa  is now a live-action film “Your Lie in April” starring promising young actors Suzu Hirose and Kento Yamazaki that will open in Philippine cinemas on December 7.                 The much-awaited teen manga drama, “Your Lie in April” stars up-and-coming actors Suzu Hirose and Kento Yamazaki in a coming-of-age story inspired by music. … Continue reading Romantic Manga Feels in “Your Lie in April”

‘Death Note’ Movie Moves To Netflix, Adds Cast

The English film adaptation of Death Note has been long-in-development. While the metaphysical thriller manga has already been adapted into a successful two-season anime series and a 2006 Japanese film, last April it was reported that Warner Bros. had purchased the rights to make their own Americanized version of the story. Shane Black (The Nice Guys, Iron Man 3) was once attached to direct, but later backed out, … Continue reading ‘Death Note’ Movie Moves To Netflix, Adds Cast

MOVIE REVIEW: Attack On Titan Part 1 (2015)

ATTACK ON TITAN PART 1 (2015) Review “Be careful when you fight the monsters, least you become one.” For a non-fan of the manga or the animated series, the first part of Attack on Titan is too crowded. Setting up the world wherein Titans are told in tales and are about to rule again is hard to present and the film surely feels like it … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Attack On Titan Part 1 (2015)

‘Attack on Titan:’ The Epic Manga That Inspired the Gigantic Movie

Pop culture phenomenon “Attack on Titan” is set to invade Philippine big screens on August 12 with a live action film, based on the successful manga and anime, Shingeki no Kyojin.             The manga is created by comics creator Hajime Isayama. Selling over million volumes in Japan, it was an instant hit when it debuted in 2011. The story is about the last bastion of … Continue reading ‘Attack on Titan:’ The Epic Manga That Inspired the Gigantic Movie

New Breed of Heroes Rise in Phenomenal Manga-to-Movie ‘Attack on Titan’

The most awaited Manga anime adaptation of the century is about to open in local cinemas on August 12 – “Attack on Titan,” the live action movie based on the phenomenal series by Hajime Isayama “Shingeki no Kyojin” where human survivors enclosed themselves in a city protected by towering walls when giants invaded their town. Living within the remnants of their village, the humans have … Continue reading New Breed of Heroes Rise in Phenomenal Manga-to-Movie ‘Attack on Titan’