‘Rabid’ Review: Fun horror anthology film

RABID (2021) ReviewDirected by Erik Matti Watching horror films during the pandemic is the least of my favorite thing to do. The images and situations these films give only add stress to my already stressful life. But some actually are exceptions. Erik Matti’s Rabid is that type of horror that knows how to have fun. …

HBO Asia Original Horror Anthology Series Folklore Returns for a Second Season November 14 Exclusively on HBO GO and HBO

MANILA, OCTOBER 25, 2021 – Filipinos get ready to catch the HBO Asia Original horror anthology series Folklore, which features deeply rooted superstitions and myths across Asia, ramps up the fear factor with the return of a second season. The new six-episode season premieres November 14 at 10pm exclusively on HBO GO and HBO. A …

WATCH: Venice International Film Festival trailer for Erik Matti’s ‘On The Job: The Missing 8’

The first look of On The Job: The Missing 8 film in this special Venice International Film Festival trailer. The film will have its world premiere this September 10. And will have an Asia-wide release as part of a 6-episode series this September 12 as an HBO Asia Original series on HBO GO. Inspired by …

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 …

Hook-up Culture, Online Dating and More: What Modern Relationships Look Like According to ‘A Girl and A Guy’

ICYMI, UPSTREAM’s first original A Girl and A Guy is now available for streaming on upstream.ph in partnership with GMovies! This coming-of-age film directed by Erik Matti explores and exposes the good, the bad, and the ugly of modern relationships through the eyes of millennials and gen Zs. The story follows Fiona (Alexa Miro), an ambitious and confident advertising …

Why UPSTREAM’s ‘A Girl and A Guy’ Should Be the Next Film on Your Watch List

Looking for something new to watch this week? You can now watch UPSTREAM’s first original, A Girl and A Guy, available for streaming on upstream.ph, in partnership with GMovies! A brazen take on modern relationships and intimacy, the film will give its viewers an in-depth look at the dynamics at play in the oftentimes messy and complicated arena …

‘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 …