MOVIE REVIEW: Elemento (2016)

ELEMENTO (2016) Review Written and Directed by Mark Meily A surprise presentation from VIVA Films, Elemento turned up, promoted less than a month before its release. This is the first horror film of director Mark Meily which he also wrote, inspired by his experience with his daughter. Elemento is confused. The concept is somewhat interesting but it did not worked as a whole. While it tries to come up … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Elemento (2016)

MOVIE REVIEW: Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis (2016)

HELE SA HIWAGANG HAPIS (2016) Review Directed by Lav Diaz You know when people say when you’re enjoying what you’re doing, time flies fast? Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis’ running time is a little more than eight hours but it did not feel that long after watching it. Director Lav Diaz is known for his lengthy films, they’re not just three hours, they’re actually more than … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis (2016)

Star Cinema Brings Lav Diaz’s Award-Winning ‘Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis’ to Philippine Theaters

Star Cinema, the film production arm of ABS-CBN Corporation, is bringing the Berlinale Film Festival Silver Bear-Winning Film “Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis” closer to the Filipino people through a nationwide screening starting Black Saturday, March 26, 2016. An eight-hour long epic, Lav Diaz’s internationally-acclaimed historical film features two big names from ABS-CBN’s stable of stars – John Lloyd Cruz and Piolo Pascual. Cruz and Pascual … Continue reading Star Cinema Brings Lav Diaz’s Award-Winning ‘Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis’ to Philippine Theaters

‘Gods of Egypt’ Director Alex Proyas Blasts Critics for his Film’s Poor Box-Office Performance

With a budget of a staggering $140 million, Gods of Egypt only hopes to be successful in the box-office for it to actually be successful but with people having issues with it starring white actors or as they call it “white washing,” the chances of the film got thinner. And just before the movie opens, of course critics who have seen it also releases their reviews of the film … Continue reading ‘Gods of Egypt’ Director Alex Proyas Blasts Critics for his Film’s Poor Box-Office Performance

MOVIE REVIEW: Gods of Egypt (2016)

GODS OF EGYPT (2016) Review Directed by Alex Proyas Alex Proyas is known for directing Will Smith’s sci-fi thriller I, Robot and the disaster apocalypse film starring Nicolas Cage, Knowing. So he’s not new in action sequences and with Gerard Butler (300, Olympus Has Fallen) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Game of Thrones) as his stars, executing these action sequences will be easier. And yes, the film has plenty … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Gods of Egypt (2016)

“Game of Thrones” Star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in the Colossal Action-Epic ‘Gods of Egypt’

   In the spectacular action-adventure “Gods of Egypt,” the survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek (Brenton Thwaites) undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love. In order to succeed, he must enlist the help of the powerful god Horus (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) in an unlikely alliance against Set (Gerard Butler), the merciless god of darkness, … Continue reading “Game of Thrones” Star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in the Colossal Action-Epic ‘Gods of Egypt’

Gerard Butler Flexes Muscles Anew in Mythological Action Film ‘Gods of Egypt’

When Egypt fell in chaos and evil threatened to rule, gods and men rise to the occasion to fight against and for each other in the upcoming  spectacular action-adventure movie “Gods of Egypt.” Inspired by the classic mythology of Egypt, the survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek (Brenton Thwaites) undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue … Continue reading Gerard Butler Flexes Muscles Anew in Mythological Action Film ‘Gods of Egypt’