Watch ‘Call Me By Your Name’ in this film concert with The Manila Symphony Orchestra

Set during an idyllic ‘80s Italian summer, the heartrending coming-of-age film Call Me By Your Name has left millions overwhelmed. Based on the novel by André Aciman, directed by Luca Guadagnino and written by James Ivory, it has received awards for Best Adapted Screenplay from the Academy, BAFTA, Writers Guild, and Critics’ Choice. The storyContinue reading “Watch ‘Call Me By Your Name’ in this film concert with The Manila Symphony Orchestra”

MOVIE REVIEW: Call Me By Your Name (2017)

Combining elements of an independent film’s rawness and the influence of European cinema’s laid back tone, Luca Guadagnino’s Call Me By Your Name is a melancholic vision of a coming of age/coming out/first love/forbidden love narrative, all together, wrapped in an excellent storytelling, powered by perfectly tuned performances by Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer and MichaelContinue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: Call Me By Your Name (2017)”

‘Call Me By Your Name’s’ Timothée Chalamet, youngest Oscar Best Actor nominee in 74 years

At 22, Timothée Chalamet becomes the youngest Oscar Best Actor nominee in 74 years, and he gets this distinction for his performance in Sony Pictures Classic’s heartwrenching love story, Call Me By Your Name. Directed by Luca Guadagnino, the film is the heady awakening of a 17-year old young man’s first passion. When Elio (Chalamet)Continue reading “‘Call Me By Your Name’s’ Timothée Chalamet, youngest Oscar Best Actor nominee in 74 years”

Here’s the list of cinemas showing ‘Call Me By Your Name’ uncut version starting January 31

Much anticipated gay romantic film Call Me By Your Name opens in the Philippines on January 31, 2018 exclusively in the following Ayala Malls Cinemas: Alabang Town Center Ayala Cebu Bonifacio High Street Greenbelt 3 Harbor Point The 30th Trinoma Rated R-16 with no cuts by the MTRCB, it was well received during its paid sneakContinue reading “Here’s the list of cinemas showing ‘Call Me By Your Name’ uncut version starting January 31”

Uncensored ‘Call Me By Your Name’ to hold paid previews Jan 22 & 23

Sony Pictures Classics’ Call Me By Your Name, hailed as the Best Picture of 2017 by the L.A. Film Critics, and likely to garner major Oscar nominations next week, will hold special sneak previews exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas on Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 22 & 23. Rated R-16 With No Cuts by the MTRCB,Continue reading “Uncensored ‘Call Me By Your Name’ to hold paid previews Jan 22 & 23”

‘The Post,’ ‘Darkest Hour,’ ‘Call Me By Your Name’ ready for Globes glory Jan 8

Three critically acclaimed films that will soon be shown in the Philippines are expected to reap honors in the 7th Golden Globe Awards on Monday morning, January 8. They are Steven Spielberg’s The Post, Luca Guadagnino’s Call Me By Your Name and Joe Wright’s Darkest Hour – all distributed locally by Columbia Pictures. Starring TomContinue reading “‘The Post,’ ‘Darkest Hour,’ ‘Call Me By Your Name’ ready for Globes glory Jan 8”

‘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;Continue reading “‘Call Me By Your Name’ wins Best Feature at Gotham Awards 2017”