Gawad Urian Best Picture Aswang : A Fitting Pre-Election Recall of Monstrosities

It’s another historic win for multi-awarded documentary film Aswang. Aswang won Best Picture, Best Director, Best Documentary, and Best Cinematography at the 44th Gawad Urian by the Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino. Director Alyx Arumpac says: “We thank the Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino for this honor. We are overwhelmed and beyond grateful for the recognition. “ Aswang follows a group of people whose fates wrap around …

MMFF 2020 Best Film ‘Fan Girl’ coming to Netflix this June

After reigning the 2020 Metro Manila Film Festival at the box office and awards night, Antoinette Jadaone’s ‘Fan Girl’ will start streaming on Netflix on June 17 worldwide! Synopsis: College student Jane’s obsession with celebrity heartthrob Paulo Avelino – 1⁄2 of the country’s most popular love team – leads her to hide at the back …

Live action ‘Tom and Jerry’ and ‘Tenet’ to stream on HBO Go this June

They might not get a theatrical run in the Philippines, but two of Warner Bros. big-budgeted movies – ‘Tom and Jerry’ and ‘Tenet’ are coming to the Philippines via HBO Go. Tom and Jerry was released in US cinemas in February this year but since we’re not getting better at handling the pandemic, cinemas are …

Fantasy adventure movie ‘Monster Hunter’ opens in PH Cinemas this March

MANILA, March 2, 2021 — Big action and big monsters are meant to be seen in the BIG SCREEN.   This month, moviegoers will get the full cinematic experience again as Columbia Pictures’ new fantasy action thriller Monster Hunter, opens in Philippine cinemas March 2021!   Film fans are advised to refer to the websites and social …

‘Midnight in a Perfect World’ Review: Lavish, engrossing horror

MIDNIGHT IN A PERFECT WORLD (2020) ReviewDirected by Dodo Dayao Building up an eerie atmosphere makes a horror movie effective already. Because it makes you anticipate something terrifying even if there’s really nothing to anticipate about. That makes Dodo Dayao’s sophomore feature Midnight in a Perfect World one of the best movie experiences in recent …

‘Suarez: The Healing Priest,’ Pakboys: Takusa,’ ‘Nightshift’ to premiere on SKY Movies Pay-Per-View

Filipinos who missed the 2020 Metro Manila Film Festival will get another chance to catch two of the season’s featured movies—”Suarez: The Healing Priest” and “Pakboys Takusa”—as SKY Movies Pay-Per-View offers the MMFF Bundle, starting January 22 (Friday). Recipient of the Gatpuno Antonio J. Villegas Cultural Award, “Suarez: The Healing Priest” depicts the true-to-life story …

‘Tagpuan’: From Manila to Hong Kong to New York, with Love

When asked if the story of Tagpuan is still relevant with the ongoing pandemic, director McArthur Alejandre shares a rather deep personal meaning of love and life. “Ang pandemic ginawa tayong mas reflective sa buhay. Dahil sa pandemic na-assess natin ang maraming bagay na dati nating nakaliligtaan lamang. Mas naging introspective tayo, mas nag-value tayo …

Fantasy Adventure film ‘We Can Be Heroes’ releases official trailer

From the creator of Spy Kids and The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl comes a new action movie for the whole family, watch the trailer for We Can Be Heroes! When alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes, their children must team up and learn to work together if they want to save their parents and the …

‘Miracle in Cell No. 7’ to Stream for FREE on iflix and WeTV starting December 7

MANILA (December 04, 2020) – There’s a bit of a chill in the air as December begins and everyone is trying to get into the Christmas spirit. With the year that 2020 has been, everyone is looking for creative ways to bond during the holidays. We’ve got one for you – movie night streaming the …