WPFF 2015: Filipino New Cinema

Here are the eight films to compete in the “Filipino New Cinema” section of the World Premieres Film Festival Philippines 2015! An Kubo sa Kawayanan Directed by Alvin B. Yapan “Even the smallest of things has a story to tell.” Watch the trailer here: Ang Kwento Nating Dalawa Directed by Nestor Abrogena As clouds begin …

‘Just The Way You Are’ is More Than Just ‘The Bet’

During the bloggers conference for Star Cinema’s ‘Just The Way You Are’ present are screenwriter Maan Dimaculangan, Star Cinema creative manager Carmi Raymundo, Kimberly Joy Villanueva (Author of the book ‘The Bet’), director Ted Boborol and the stars of the movie, Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil. “Nu’ng in-explain nila Ms. Carmi kung bakit Just The …

Powerful Satanic Force Unlike Any Revealed From ‘The Vatican Tapes’

 Enter the terrifying world of “The Vatican Tapes.”  From the filmmakers of the hit “The Exorcism of Emily Rose,” Horror-thriller “The Vatican Tapes” dives into a modern day story of good and evil, while exploring the devastating and widespread consequences of a demonic possession.         “The Vatican Tapes” follows the ultimate battle …

Ashley Greene: Back From The Dead To Stalk Ex in ‘Burying The Ex’

“Twilight Saga” co-star Ashley Greene stars in the innovatively yarned horror-comedy “Burying The Ex” alongside Anton Yelchin and Alexandra Daddario. Evelyn (Greene) is the perfect girlfriend at first until she moved in with her boyfriend Max (Yelchin),  a socially awkward nice guy who works in a horror movie store.   Max soon finds out that Evelyn …

‘Attack on Titan’ Trailer Reveal (Philippines)

Based on the phenomenal Manga created by Hajime Isayama, “Attack on Titan” is a live-action movie directed by Shinji Higuchi and written by Yusuke Watanabe and Tomohiro Machiyama. More than a hundred years ago since humans have seen the Titans. Set in an unknown future, humanity remembered, when Titans suddenly reappeared. The majority of the …

Martial Artists Trapped in Brutal Reality Film ‘Die Fighting’

In the highly-stylized and full-adrenaline action film “Die Fighting,” four Shaolin-forged martial artists has just won the top award at a Film Festival.  The team, composed of Fabien, Lohan, Didier, and Jess immediately set their sights for Hollywood, but from within the shadows emerges a new challenge: the four find themselves in front of the seemingly …

Sam Raimi and Gil Kenan Team Up in ‘Poltergeist’

Writer, producer and director Sam Raimi may be best known for his work on the Tobey Maguire-starring “Spider-Man” trilogy, but he got his break in 1981 as the director and writer of the cult horror classic, “The Evil Dead.” So for Raimi, working as producer on the “Poltergeist” remake is something of a journey home, …

41st Metro Manila Film Festival Official Entries Announced

Overall Chairman Francis Tolentino led today the announcement of the 41st Metro Manila Film Festival Official Entries, to wit (in no particular order): 1. Title: Beauty and the Bestie Production: ABS-CBN Film Production, Inc. and Viva Communications, Inc. Director: Wenn Deramas Lead Actors: Vice Ganda, Coco Martin 2. Title: Death and Senses Production: Quantum Films …

Matt Damon’s ‘Bourne 5’ Julia Stiles Returning, Viggo Mortensen Eyed For a Villain Role

Matt Damon will be back with director Paul Greengrass in the fifth installment of the ‘Bourne’ franchise currently referred to as Bourne 5. As of now, Jeremy Renner as Aaron Cross and Matt Damon as Jason Bourne still won’t be together for a crossover movie as the Damon-Greengrass is the only one moving forward for …