4 Things We Learned from Watching UPSTREAM’s ‘A Girl and A Guy’

At first glance, it’s easy to mistake A Girl and A Guy as a typical coming-of-age romance film sprinkled with a few risque scenes for good measure. But digging deeper into UPSTREAM’s first original film in partnership with GMovies, important stories about relationships, career, growing up, and navigating life in the middle of a pandemic were also told. Young …

Cloe Barretto, Marco Gomez, and Jason Abalos heat up the screen in ‘Silab’

Newbie actors Cloe Barretto and Marco Gomez, with versatile actor Jason Abalos star in Joel Lamangan’s latest erotic drama Silab. A beautiful young woman just got married, but she hooks up with another man despite having a hunk for a husband. Not once, but over and over again. Silab, a film by Joel Lamangan, tells …

‘A Girl + A Guy’: Relatable, fresh, unapologetic representation of relationships today

Erik Matti is one of those filmmakers who make controversial films, who makes movies worth talking about. So it’s interesting that he would go out of his comfort zone to direct a romantic comedy film about the young generation today – a story, from his words, he knows nothing about. It’s interesting to know what …

UPSTREAM Bares It All in Its First Original ‘A Girl and A Guy’ Directed by Erik Matti

As complicated as it already is, social media and online dating apps have managed to make romance more complex than ever. In the age of modern dating, do you ever wonder how millennials and Gen Zs deal with love and heartbreak? UPSTREAM’s first original film, A Girl and A Guy, hopes to shed light on …

WATCH: Teaser for Erik Matti’s romance for grown ups film ‘A Girl + A Guy’

The complicated life of finding love in the age of social media. Will you swipe left or right? Watch the teaser for Erik Matti’s R-rated romance, ‘A Girl + A Guy,’ Upstream’s first Original movie. A Girl and A Guy is a modern tale of young adults navigating the tricky world of relationships, connection, and …

Newbie actress Sunshine Guimary destined to play ‘Kaka’

Sunshine Guimary’s launching movie feels like it was a tailor-made character for her but was the story and character specifically written for the newest sexy goddess? “Yung isang meeting namin nila boss Vincent, in-open up niya lang sa akin na ‘gumawa ka ng sexy comedy.’ Sabi ko parang ang hirap naman ng genre na ‘yun …

Lovi Poe, Tony Labrusca, Marco Gumabao on Holding On to Love in ‘Hindi Tayo Pwede’

Viva Films introduces the sexiest love triangle in Philippine cinema this summer: Lovi Poe, Marco Gumabao, and Tony Labrusca in a movie written by the iconic storyteller Ricky Lee, and directed by yet another icon, Joel Lamangan. “Hindi Tayo Pwede” tells the story of Gabby (Lovi Poe) or Gab for short, who finds love in …