Elijah Wood, whose steady rise to fame left unforgettable imprints in blockbuster action adventure franchise movies such as “The Hobbit,” “Lord of the Rings” and “Happy Feet” as Frodo Baggins and Mumble respectively lends his impressive talent anew in the latest epic adventure The Last Witch Hunter, where co-stars with Vin Diesel who takes on the titular character.
Within the framework of Instituto Cervantes’ PELíCULA–Spanish Film Festival, cinema-goers will have the opportunity to meet and chat with Y tu mamá también actress Maribel Verdú, who will be presenting her films Blancanieves and Felices 140 on October 9, at 4:30 and 7pm at Greenbelt 3 Cinema 1. After the 7pm screening, Verdú will hold a dialogue with the public.
THE WALK by Robert Zemeckis
Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley, Charlotte Le Bon, James Badge Dale, Ben Schwartz, Steve Valentine
Reviewed at the advance screening at the IMAX Theater of SM Megamall
In 1974, Frenchman Philippe Petit strung a tightrope rigged between the twin towers of what used to be the tallest skyscraper, the World Trade Center, for a morning stroll. The Walk takes a close look at this high-wire artist who left the world in awe for his unauthorized death-defying stunt.
This year’s edition of Korean Film Festival, the flagship annual project of the Korean Cultural Center, will run from October 8 to 11 at SM Megamall Cinema 6.
The Manila leg of Cinema Rehiyon Reloaded 2015 will showcase 57 short films from different regions in the country on October 12 and 13 at the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Auditorium and at Teatro in Fort Santiago, Intramuros.
VIVA Films’ latest offering, the film bio Felix Manalo make a new chapter in the history of Philippine Cinema as it breaks two world records in the Guinness World Record feat for the largest audience attendance in a film premiere and the largest attendance in a film screening with its insurmountable 43,624 attendees on October 4.
After its successful run at Sinag Maynila film festival last March 2015 where it won Audience Choice Award, Jim Libiran’s Ninja Party will have its special run at the UPFI Film Center in UP Diliman through the screening of its director’s cut.
Captive Cinema is proud to share online the international posters of The Little Prince, the upcoming animated adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic children’s novel.
Global superstar Hugh Jackman, who plays the fearsome pirate Blackbeard in Warner Bros. Pictures’ upcoming action-adventure Pan, was in Hong Kong Sept. 28 to meet fans and spearhead the Asian launch of the highly-anticipated film.
Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Cine International 2015 will run from October 9 to 13, 2015 at Cinema 1 of The Podium Mall, ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City. Admission is free on a first-come, first-served basis.