From pandemic worries to kilig in BL Series ‘Boys’ Lockdown’

I know, the fourth episode was already out for paid advance screening but I just want to write about how the third episode of Boys’ Lockdown delivered the tears and the kiligs. SPOILERS AHEAD! Let’s talk about that breakdown scene. Teetin Villanueva is a silent monster. You can feel the restraint of her character as …

‘My Gear and Your Gown’ Episode 6: Romance Brewing, New Conflict Unfolding

We’re now on the sixth episode of the Thai boys’ love series ‘My Gear and Your Gown’ exclusively streaming on WeTV and iflix and we’re getting to know Itt, Pai, Pure and Waan better and better. Each friendship has their own highlights, Pure and Waan are getting more comfortable being close and Itt and Pai …

With Politics and Pride Month, Filmmaker Jay Altarejos Creates ‘Balangaw’ Digital Series

The first quarter of 2020 has been controversial to filmmaker Joselito “Jay” Altarejos already. His film ‘Walang Kasarian Ang Digmaang Bayan (The Revolution Knows No Gender)’ was pulled out from the Sinag Maynila Film Festival and now, he has an opportunity to pour out his passion, his frustrations, his love for his craft through a digital …

Cinema ’76 Wraps Up Pride Month Celebration with “Pride Sesh”

In celebration of Pride Month, Cinema ’76 Film Society, the metro’s pioneer micro-cinema, will be hosting PRIDE SESH, a meaningful discussion on “Pride in the Filipino Film Industry”.  This session’s panel will be led by industry experts and members of the LGBT community both in front and behind the camera. The list of speakers include Jay Altarejos (Kasal), Rod Singh (Mamu …

13 Reasons Why Katherine Langford Loves Simon

Australian actress Katherine Langford has garnered global recognition and critical acclaim as ‘Hannah Baker’ in Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” which became a worldwide phenomenon shortly after its 2017 release on the global platform.                 Katherine plays Leah, best friend to her secretly gay friend whom she also has feelings for in her latest, most …

“Love, Simon” Review: When Coming Out Becomes Everyone’s Business

LOVE, SIMON (2018) Review Directed by Greg Berlanti It’s a story about family, it’s a story about self-discovery, it’s a story about love, about friendship. Love, Simon takes us to the every day struggles of a normal teenage guy who has a normal teenage life, except for one thing: he’s gay. It may not be newsworthy today …

YA LGBT Book to Film “Love, Simon” to Have Sneak Previews on April 30 & May 1

 From 20th Century Fox and producers Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen of Temple Hill Entertainment, producers of the phenomenally successful Twilight series and The Fault in Our Stars comes “Love, Simon”, the most socially relevant YA film ever to be produced, overflowing with universal feels based on the book by Becky Albertalli.                 “Love, Simon”stars this …

LGBT Romantic Drama “4 Days” Now Screening at Cine Lokal Cinemas

Will you stay inside a relationship that keeps you from being proud? Cine Lokal continues its offering on all kinds of love this month with the 4 Days, an LGBT romantic drama directed by award-winning film director Adolf Alix Jr. and featuring Mikoy Morales and Sebastian Castro. 4 Days tells the story of two college friends who …

Timothee Chalamet, In the Mood for Love in “Call Me By Your Name”

At 22, Timothée Chalamet becomes the youngest Oscar Best Actor nominee in 74 years, and he gets this distinction for his performance in Sony Pictures Classic’s heartwrenching love story, Call Me By Your Name. Directed by Luca Guadagnino, the film is the heady awakening of a 17-year old young man’s first passion. When Elio (Chalamet) …

“Call Me By Your Name” Review: A Visit to Your First Heartbreak

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME (2017) Review Directed by Luca Guadagnino It’s summer in Italy year 1983, Elio Perlman (Timothee Chalamet) and his family is expecting Oliver (Armie Hammer), an American guest who’s Mr. Perlman’s annual intern for the year tasked to help him. But as the day progresses and Elio and Oliver get to …