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 …

Digitally restored ‘Kasal, Kasali, Kasalo’ showing on KTX as part of Sagip Pelikula Festival

Laugh out loud to the grand and wacky wedding of 2006 as ABS-CBN Film Restoration presents the digitally restored and remastered version of Star Cinema’s romantic-comedy hit “Kasal, Kasali, Kasalo,” starring real-life partners Judy Ann Santos and Ryan Agoncillo, starting July 15 (Thursday) on the Sagip Pelikula Festival on KTX.ph.    With its original story written …

Viu Original “Still” series features star-studded lineup, tickets available now

Filipino creatives are still here, and they’re bursting at the seams. Top creatives in cinema, music, and theater are all fired up to keep creating despite all the frustrations brought about by seemingly endless restrictions. The need to make their voices heard and amplified triggered the creation of “Still”.  “Still” is an 8-episode musical narrative …

‘Tenement 66’ starring Francis Magundayao, Francine Diaz, Noel Comia, Jr premieres on Sky Pay-Per-View

“Tenement 66,” the country’s entry to the Bucheon International Film Festival in South Korea produced by iWantTFC and Dreamscape Entertainment, is set to keep viewers on the edge of their seats as it premieres on SKY Pay-Per-View on July 23 (Friday).  Directed and co-written by acclaimed filmmaker Rae Red, the film starring Francis Magundayao, Francine …

Cloe Barretto, Marco Gomez, and Jason Abalos heat up the screen in ‘Silab’

Newbie actors Cloe Barretto and Marco Gomez, with versatile actor Jason Abalos star in Joel Lamangan’s latest erotic drama Silab. A beautiful young woman just got married, but she hooks up with another man despite having a hunk for a husband. Not once, but over and over again. Silab, a film by Joel Lamangan, tells …

SKYcable presents movies about war and humanity from CinemaWorld this July

From July 18 to 24, SKYcable will bring viewers stories that offer hope and redemption as CinemaWorld channel presents “War & Valor,” a curation of seven compelling films from around the world that reflect the harsh consequences of war and highlight people’s valiant pursuit of peace. Opening the seven-day festival on July 18 (Sunday) is …

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 …

Netflix unveils official trailer and poster for ‘My Amanda’ starring Alessandra de Rossi and Piolo Pascual

Netflix today unveiled the official trailer and poster for My Amanda, a film starring Alessandra de Rossi and Piolo Pascual. The main poster shows Amanda tightly hugging TJ from behind. Both have big smiles on their faces. Netflix also revealed an alternative poster where Amanda is holding TJ’s gaze as she keeps a lighter between …

Charlie Dizon is Jameson Blake’s ‘My Sunset Girl’

After becoming a household name for her award-winning role in the movie “Fan Girl,” Charlie Dizon is playing another fearless character in her latest project – a hopeless romantic searching for true love, even if it kills her. Charlie refuses to let a deadly illness hold her back as she unexpectedly falls in love for the …

Daniel Padilla Starrer ‘Kun Maupay Man It Panahon’ Gets World Premiere in Prestigious Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, JULY 2, 2021 — Carlo Francisco Manatad’s first feature film “Kun Maupay Man It Panahon (Whether the Weather is Fine)” is part of the official selection of the 74th Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland, where it will have its world premiere in the Concorso Cineasti del Presente (Filmmakers of the Present) section. “Kun Maupay Man …