Month: February 2017

  • New superheroes unite in Russian action movie ‘Guardians’

    New superheroes unite in Russian action movie ‘Guardians’

    In the end of 1945, after Germany and Japan have fallen in the WWII, an incredible team of mutant superheroes rise to stop the world’s smartest and deadliest villain in the latest non-stop blockbuster Russian action movie “Guardians” aka Zaschitniki. “Guardians” are borne from the genetic experiments performed by Nazi doctors who were trying to […]

  • Emma Watson captures heart as Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

    Emma Watson captures heart as Belle in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

    Known to global audiences as the spunky and smart wizard Hermione in the Harry Potter franchise, Emma Watson is now poised to be fondly remembered as Belle, the shrewd villager who yearns for adventure, in the live-action retelling of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. For over a decade, the British actress has charmed audiences playing […]

  • Oscars Winners 2017: Full list, Academy Awards winners

    Oscars Winners 2017: Full list, Academy Awards winners

    The winners of Oscars 2017 were announced at the 89th Academy Awards ceremony as presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on February 26, 2017 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the ceremony for the first time. Here is the list of winners for the 89th Academy Awards along […]

  • Live-action ‘Death Note: Light Up the New World’ to hit PH cinemas

    Live-action ‘Death Note: Light Up the New World’ to hit PH cinemas

    The highly-anticipated manga film adaptation “Death Note: Light Up the New World” is an interesting follow up to the original three Death Note films. The story takes place 10 years later since two geniuses fought the battle of intelligence and now, six different notebooks fell down on Earth. The film simultaneously takes place in Shibuya, […]

  • Ice Cube plays teacher-from-hell in comedy film ‘Fist Fight’

    Ice Cube plays teacher-from-hell in comedy film ‘Fist Fight’

    An award winning actor, director, producer and music icon, Ice Cube has established himself as one of entertainment’s most accomplished, bankable, relevant and prolific figures, both on and off the screen. Now, Ice Cube heads the cast of New Line Cinema’s outrageous comedy Fist Fight as one of the two teachers about to come to […]

  • MOVIE REVIEW: Arrival (2017)

    MOVIE REVIEW: Arrival (2017)

    I must admit, I’m such a big fan of La La Land even before it hit local scenes, that I almost forgot that there are other interesting movies coming to theaters thereon. When Damien Chazelle’s followup to Whiplash was finally shown in the cinemas just last month, I managed to watch it 11 times as if […]

  • Matt Reeves to direct, produce ‘The Batman’

    Matt Reeves to direct, produce ‘The Batman’

    Burbank, CA – February 23, 2017 – Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that Matt Reeves (“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” “Cloverfield”) has been set to direct “The Batman.” Reeves will also serve as a producer on the new standalone action adventure centering on one of DC’s most enduringly popular Super Heroes. The announcement […]

  • ‘Logan: The Wolverine’ to have midnight screenings in PH cinemas

    ‘Logan: The Wolverine’ to have midnight screenings in PH cinemas

    Responding to the fever-pitch anticipation of Hugh Jackman’s “Logan”, the most eager of cineastes who want to see it first can finally catch the movie on its midnight screenings (12:01am) set on March 1, Wednesday in Philippine theatres nationwide (check your nearest favorite theatres). Starring Hugh Jackman in the title role, “Logan” is directed by […]