Behold, The Final Poster of the Controversial R Rated Film “Bliss”

“Everybody wants a taste of Bliss“ TBA, Artikulo Uno and Quantum Films just unveiled the final poster of its latest offering, the psychological thriller directed by Jerrold Tarog, Bliss. In the film, Iza Calzado plays Jane Ciego, a successful actress, produces her own film to gain respect from the industry. During the film production, she is involved in a terrible accident that leaves her disabled. She is … Continue reading Behold, The Final Poster of the Controversial R Rated Film “Bliss”

“Bliss” Gets R-18 Without Cuts on Second Review by the MTRCB

After the noise it made for getting an “X” rating on its first MTRCB review, Jerrold Tarog’s psychological thriller “Bliss” gets an R-18 rating on its second review. Which means, it can now be exhibited in Philippine cinemas for adults age 18 and above. So, rejoice! We, or the rest of those who didn’t make it to the special free screening can finally see what the fuzz … Continue reading “Bliss” Gets R-18 Without Cuts on Second Review by the MTRCB

Jerrold Tarog’s “Bliss” to Screen for Free at the UP Cine Adarna

After getting an “X” rating from the MTRCB, which means it is unfit for public exhibition. As per MTRCB, reasons for a film getting an “X” rating are: A film shall be disapproved for public viewing if, in the judgment of the BOARD: a. The average person, applying contemporary community standards and values, would find that the dominant theme of the work, taken as a whole … Continue reading Jerrold Tarog’s “Bliss” to Screen for Free at the UP Cine Adarna

“A Cure for Wellness” Review: Short on Scares, Visually Grand Mystery Thriller

A CURE FOR WELLNESS (2017) Review Directed by Gore Verbinski There’s something weirdly satisfying about A Cure for Wellness. Not the story, no, but its eerie atmosphere when it tells its story, from the visuals to music, the feel does not shift even if the scene is day time or night time, director Gore Verbinski made sure that the feel of the film is odd. Not that … Continue reading “A Cure for Wellness” Review: Short on Scares, Visually Grand Mystery Thriller

Terrifying Cinematic Spa Experience in “A Cure for Wellness”

 A superb storyteller and a master of pacing, director Gore Verbinski, along with an impressive cast that includes Dane DeHaan, Mia Goth and Jason Isaacs creates an unsettling, ominous atmosphere throughout “A Cure for Wellness”, immersing the audience in the world of the spa, where nothing is clear or straightforward.                 When Lockhart (DeHaan) arrives at Volmer’s  (Isaacs) sanitarium, he assumes that his mission will … Continue reading Terrifying Cinematic Spa Experience in “A Cure for Wellness”

Fantasizing Spouse’s Death in Psychological Thriller “A Kind of Murder”

Patrick Wilson, known for the phenomenal and hair-raising “The Conjuring” movies stars anew in the psychological stylish thriller “A Kind of Murder” with Jessica Biel, Haley Bennett and Vincent Kartheiser.                 Directed by Andy Goddard, “A Kind of Murder” is based on Patricia Highsmith’s novel “The Blunderer,” set in New York City and trails Walter Stackhouse (Wilson), a rich, successful architect and unhappily married to … Continue reading Fantasizing Spouse’s Death in Psychological Thriller “A Kind of Murder”