An Internal Perspective of the World Trade Center Disaster in the “9/11” Movie

“We want to tell a story about five people from different backgrounds, from different places that comes in to tell the story of their survival,” says 9/11 star Olga Fonda. She plays Tina, one of the five who is trapped inside the elevator of the World Trade Center during the September 11, 2001 attacks. Numerous books, documentaries, and other forms of media have already been … Continue reading An Internal Perspective of the World Trade Center Disaster in the “9/11” Movie

MOVIE REVIEW: Taklub (2015)

TAKLUB (2015) Review Directed by Brillante Ma Mendoza  The events are tragic, we are all aware of that. Taklub has all Brillante Mendoza’s trademark in it; it stays away from being melodramatic, has that documentary feel and looks little but tackles big emotional situations. Aunor is great as always, acting as if she knows the part by heart and by soul. It’s unfortunate that the … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Taklub (2015)