Claudine Barretto, Mark Anthony Fernandez reunite in Joel Lamangan’s ‘Deception’

In this world full of lies and deceit, is it safe to say that you can always trust the people dear to you? Know the truths behind the lies in this Vivamax Original Movie by Joel Lamangan – DECEPTION, streaming exclusively on Vivamax this January 28. Deception is a drama-mystery film starring Claudine Barretto and …

TBA Studios celebrates Philippine Film History with a two-part online special ‘Habambuhay’

The Philippine film industry is facing one of their biggest challenges to date with the global pandemic still ongoing, but this isn’t the first time the industry has experienced difficulties. It has in the past survived wars, political upheavals, and much more. Habambuhay, produced by TBA Studios (Heneral Luna, Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral), aims to …

Erotic romance thriller ‘Love At The End Of The World’ is the number 1 title in Southeast Asia on Gagaoolala

After premiering December 30, 202, creator and director Shandii Bacolod announces via her Instagram account that ‘Love At The End Of The World’ is the number one content not just in the Philippines, but also in Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam via her Instagram account (kween.shandii): “SOUTH EAST ASIA REPRESENT!!! LOVE AT THE END OF THE …

Short film about ophthalmologist-turned-health advocate Dra. Minguita Padilla shares plight of healthworkers during pandemic

Looks like the pandemic response of the government was the last straw for ophthalmologist-turned health advocate Dra. Miguita Padilla as she decides to run for senator this coming May 2022 elections. But who is Dra. Minguita Padilla? Know the inspiring story of Dr. Ma. Dominga “Minguita” Padilla via a 45-minute short film entitled “Liwanag” starring …

Listen to the story of this quarantine generation through Viu Original Series ‘Still’

(MANILA, Philippines) 20 December 2021 – Have you ever felt stuck, depressed, or hopeless during the pandemic? Umikot ka mundo, nandito pa ako. Well, you’re not alone. Leading video streaming service Viu Philippines understands the struggles that many Filipinos have been going through and has created its new Viu Original musical series, Still to tell …

Timely film ‘Kun Maupay Man It Panahon’ took seven years and 11 production companies to become a reality

With the recent news about the devastation brought by typhoon Odette hitting the headlines, the subject of the Metro Manila Film Festival entry film Kun Maupay Man It Panahon (which opens in theaters nationwide on December 25) is as timely as ever. The globally recognized drama film starring Charo Santos, Daniel Padilla and newcomer Rans Rifol, tells …

Christian Bables top-bills Jun Robles Lana’s ‘Big Night!’ at MMFF 2021

One of the most anticipated local events of the season, the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), formally returns to theaters after releasing the list of official entries this year. Among the contenders that made it on the roll is Jun Robles Lana’s dark comedy, Big Night! Produced by Cignal Entertainment and IdeaFirst Company, together with …

Making an entire generation fall in love: The power of John Lloyd and Bea as the One True Pair, Jollibee Studios’ newest offering

Aside from delivering every Filipino’s comfort food, Jollibee has also made its name as a brand that delivers powerful and heartfelt stories through Jollibee Studios, their official YouTube channel that houses their ever-popular short films. In its newest offering, Jollibee is tackling a deeper kind of love—something the brand has yet to talk about, until …

New HBO Asia Original Film ‘GENSAN PUNCH’ is Brillante Mendoza’s latest hard-hitting film

MANILA, December 10, 2021 – HBO Asia Original Film GENSAN PUNCH, which is inspired by the true story of Naozumi Tsuchiyama, who defies the odds to become a professional boxer, squares off exclusively on HBO GO from December 16, 2021. The film centers around Nao, a Japanese man who dreams of becoming a professional boxer. …

Donny Pangilinan, Belle Mariano movie ‘Love is Color Blind’ now showing on SKY pay-per-view

Romance is in the air as SKY presents the first cinematic collaboration of the New Gen Phenomenal Love Team, Donny Pangilinan and Belle Mariano, in Star Cinema’s newest offering, “Love is Color Blind,” which premiered on SKY Pay-Per-View last Dec. 10 (Friday). DonBelle is back—this time on the big screen—in their newest love film, directed …