Month: November 2017

  • From X rating to PG, ‘Ang Guro Kong Di Marunong Magbasa’ opens Dec 6

    After earning the controversial X rating from the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB), Perry Escaño’s ‘Ang Guro Kong Di Marunong Magbasa’ received a PG rating after appealing for a second review. This was gladly announced by director Perry Escaño during the movie’s press conference. The film will be released commercially on December 6, 2017. Hundreds of […]

  • MOVIE REVIEW: Coco (2017)

    Written by Paolo and Marie Barazon Memory—both the act of remembering someone, and the moments associated with that person—is integral to the plot of many Pixar films, a crucial element that drives the story and anchors the emotional connection between the audience and the film. Among others: Some of the toys in Toy Story 2 […]

  • Gael Garcia Bernal lends voice to trickster Héctor in Disney-Pixar’s ‘Coco’

    Gaining critical acclaim and a Golden Globe® for best actor in a comedy series for his role in Mozart in the Jungle in 2016, Mexican superstar Gael García Bernal now lends his voice to Héctor, in Disney-Pixar’s new comedy adventure Coco. In the film, Héctor, a charming trickster in the Land of the Dead, enlists […]

  • GUIDE: Hungarian Film Festival 2017

    The first ever Hungarian Film Festival in the Philippines will be held on December 1-3, 2017 at Shang Cineplex, Shangri-La Plaza, Mandaluyong City as presented by the Embassy of Hungary in the Philippines and Shangri-La Plaza. The event will showcase four critically acclaimed films never before screened in the Philippines. Hungarian cinema has a long […]

  • ‘Call Me By Your Name’ wins Best Feature at Gotham Awards 2017

    Luca Guadagnino’s film adaptation of Andre Aciman’s novel ‘Call Me By Your Name’ wins Best Feature at the 2017 IFP Gotham Awards, which honors the year’s best in independent film. Here’s the complete list of Gotham Award 2017 winners (in bold) together with the nominees. Best Feature Call Me by Your Name Luca Guadagnino, director; […]

  • WATCH: New trailer for ‘Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation’

    Get ready to have a monster vacation! Watch the new Hotel Transylvania 3 trailer below. In Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation, join our favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else’s vacation at […]

  • Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell take on co-parenting in ‘Daddy’s Home 2’

    In 2015’s Daddy’s Home, audiences saw sensitive stepdad Brad (Will Ferrell) go to war with badass biological dad Dusty (Mark Wahlberg) for the affections of Dylan, Megan and their mother Sara (Linda Cardellini). Since then, Brad and Dusty have put aside their differences and settled into a working relationship as “co-dads,” but their lives are […]

  • WATCH: First teaser for Jun Robles Lana’s ‘Ang Babaeng Allergic sa Wi-Fi’

    The first teaser trailer for new romantic film ‘Ang Babaeng Allergic sa Wi-Fi’ has just been released by The IdeaFirst Company through its Facebook page. This is tagged as the passion project of writer-director Jun Robles Lana. It stars Sue Ramirez, Jameson Blake, Jerome Ponce with Yayo Aguila, Angeli Nicole Sanoy and Boots Anson Roa. […]