John Boyega Ascends to the Throne as King Ghezo in “The Woman King”

“He walks as though the earth were honored by its burden.”  When John Boyega (Star Wars franchise) read that line for Columbia Pictures’ epic action adventure The Woman King, he knew he would accept the role of King Ghezo. “It is one of the first lines that [director] Gina Prince-Bythewood quoted to me in her letter about taking …

‘Ticket to Paradise’ brings back big-screen romcom feels

You are cordially invited to a feel-good family romcom, Ticket to Paradise, starring blockbuster actors Julia Roberts and George Clooney along with Kaitlyn Dever (known for her roles in hit series Unbelievable and Dopesick) and Indonesian actor Maxime Bouttier who makes his Hollywood debut in the movie. Directed by Ol Parker, George Clooney and Julia Roberts …

HBO Original ‘The White Lotus’ debuts October 31 on HBO Go

PHILIPPINES, SEPTEMBER 27, 2022 – HBO’s Emmy®-winning series, The White Lotus, from Mike White, returns for a second instalment of seven episodes debuting on Monday, October 31 on HBO GO and HBO. The first installment, set in Hawaii, received 20 Emmy® nominations across 13 categories and 10 wins, the most wins of any program this …

For Viola Davis, “The Woman King” is a Story the World is Hungry For

“I felt The Woman King was an important story because I saw myself in it,” says Viola Davis, the Oscar®-winning actress and producer of the film inspired by the historical all-female unit of warriors who protected the Kingdom of Dahomey from the late 1600s until the late 1800s. “I saw my femininity in it. I saw my …

“Babylon” First-Look Images Capture Decadence of Early Hollywood

A tale of outsized ambition and outrageous excess. Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie and Tobey Maguire lead the stellar cast of Paramount Pictures’ new original epic, Babylon from La La Land director Damien Chazelle. Check out the film’s first-look images below and watch Babylon in cinemas across the Philippines January 2023. Watch the film’s uncensored trailer About Babylon Paramount Pictures Presents A Marc …

For “Smile” Star Sosie Bacon, Horror Genre Runs in the Family

Cinematic terror is something of a family business for Sosie Bacon, the lead in Paramount Pictures’ terrifying horror thriller Smile. Her father, Kevin Bacon, has appeared in several iconic genre films, including Stir of Echoes, Flatliners, and the all-time classic Friday the 13th. “My dad is  a big scary movie fan, so I gained an appreciation for them early …

TBA Studios brings critically-acclaimed Japanese dystopian film “Plan 75” to PH cinemas  

TBA Studios, one of the leading film production and distribution companies in the Philippines, has acquired the exclusive Philippine theatrical rights to the award-winning film Plan 75. Written and directed by acclaimed short film director Chie Hayakawa, this critically lauded dystopian drama made its international premiere in Un Certain Regard at this year’s Cannes Film …

Root of prostitution and the dangers that lead to HIV/AIDS tackled in advocacy film ‘Sugat sa Dugo’

Poverty. Love isn’t enough, how much we care isn’t enough to put food for our families, to provide a home, to provide safety during these times. It all goes down to money. What makes it worse is if you only have limited resources to have the means to be employed. That’s what the main character …

Florence Pugh: A Brilliant, Complex Heroine in “Don’t Worry Darling”

To portray the heroine, Alice—one-half of a deliriously happy couple in New Line Cinema’s  audacious, twisted and visually stunning thriller, “Don’t Worry Darling”—director Olivia Wilde cast globally acclaimed Academy Award-nominated actress, Florence Pugh (“Little Women,” “Black Widow”). Watch the “Dinner Clip” from the film The provocative, relatable themes of the project piqued Pugh’s interest: “It’s …

Julia Roberts and George Clooney reunite in romantic comedy movie ‘Ticket to Paradise’

Academy Award® winners George Clooney and Julia Roberts reunite on the big screen in the romantic comedy Ticket to Paradise as divorced couple David and Georgia who find themselves on a shared mission to stop their lovestruck daughter Lily (Kaitlyn Dever) into marrying Gede (Maxime Bouttier) so soon and from making the same mistake they …