MOVIE REVIEW: Echorsis (2016)

ECHORSIS (2016) Review Directed by Lem Lorca Dubbed as Sabunutan between good and evil, Echorsis is written by Jerry Gracio (Ligo Na U, Lapit Na Me) and directed by Lemuel Lorca (Ned’s Project, Water Lemon). Inspired by the classic horror film ‘The Exorcist,’ or was it? Echorsis is fun for what it is. The film can be …

An Appeal to the Audience: Watch ‘Echorsis’ on its Opening Day

JUST LIKE any independently produced Filipino film, “Echorsis: Sabunutan Between Good And Evil” by critically acclaimed director Lemuel Lorca is at risk of being pulled out of movie houses if it doesn’t perform well on its first day. Thus, the cast and crew of the much anticipated horror-comedy film appeal to Filipino moviegoers to watch …

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 …

‘Ghostbusters’ Unveils New Action-Packed Image

Columbia Pictures has just released a new unit still from its upcoming action-comedy “Ghostbusters” showing the four female title characters in action with proton packs blazing. Thirty years after the original film took the world by storm, “Ghostbusters” is back and fully rebooted for a new generation. Director Paul Feig combines all the paranormal fighting …

Father & Son on the Run in Supernatural Thriller ‘Midnight Special’

A father and his son who may have otherworldly powers are on the run from the government in Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Midnight Special,” at once a supernatural thriller and an enigmatic and thought-provoking journey into the unknown…and the unknowable. In “Midnight Special,” a father (Michael Shannon), goes on the run to protect his young son, …

Supernatural Thriller ‘The Other Side of the Door’ Opens February 24

The balance between life and death was disturbed in the horror film “The Other Side of the Door” when an inconsolable mother, Maria (Sarah Wayne Callies) disobeyed a sacred ritual when she opened the door that separates the living and the dead in a desperate move to talk to her son who died in an …

Actual Suicide “Forest” Spooks Director While Prepping Film

Award winning storyteller and director Jason Zada makes his feature film directorial debut with Columbia Pictures’ terrifying horror-thriller “The Forest,” starring Natalie Dormer and Taylor Kinney and produced by David S. Goyer. Watch the “Say Something” clip from “The Forest”  The film is set in the Aokigahara Forest, a real-life place in Japan where people …

“Game of Thrones” Star Natalie Dormer Bound to ‘The Forest’

British actress Natalie Dormer has parlayed her huge popularity for playing the devious seductress, Margaery Tyrell, on HBO’s “Game of Thrones” into a blossoming career in the big screen. Following her stint in “The Hunger Games” franchise, she now takes the lead in Columbia Pictures’ new terrifying horror-thriller, “The Forest.” Watch The Cave clip from …