‘The Lion King’ (2019) review: Photorealistic Disney remake means no worries

Jon Favreau’s remake of ‘The Lion King’ does not liberate itself from the shackles of the Disney classic but the nostalgia it brings should be enough to make this an easy crowd-pleaser. On a strict technical level, Disney’s 2019 version of The Lion King counts more as a retelling than a reimagination: the story andContinue reading “‘The Lion King’ (2019) review: Photorealistic Disney remake means no worries”

WATCH: Meet Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme in first teaser trailer for ‘Doctor Strange’

Doctor Stephen Strange uncovers hidden realms in the very first teaser trailer for Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” which may be viewed below. Check out the teaser above and see two posters for the film below. Make sure to see “Doctor Strange” when it lands in Philippine theaters November 4! “Doctor Strange” follows the story of neurosurgeonContinue reading “WATCH: Meet Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme in first teaser trailer for ‘Doctor Strange’”

MOVIE REVIEW: Triple 9 (2016)

“TRIPLE 9” Review Directed by John Hillcoat and written by Matt Cook Triple 9 starts out with a question: What is a Triple 9? For the uninitiated, a Triple 9 is police code for “officer down,” and essentially diverts the majority of the force from any other activity so they can rush to the scene. AndContinue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: Triple 9 (2016)”

Julia Roberts, torn between revenge and justice in ‘Secret in Their Eyes’

An impeccable cast of winning actors converge in Secret In Their Eyes – Academy Award winners Julia Roberts and Nicole Kidman with Academy Award nominee Chiwetel Ejoifor in a complex tale of love, friendship, betrayal and obsession that has the critics rooting for its lead, Julia Roberts, an award for her stirring performance as aContinue reading “Julia Roberts, torn between revenge and justice in ‘Secret in Their Eyes’”

‘The Hunger Games’ writer Billy Ray directs ‘Secret in Their Eyes’

Billy Ray, an Academy Award nominee known for his stirring screenplays of box-office smash hits such as “The Hunger Games,” “Captain Phillips” and “Flightplan” takes director’s seat in Secret In Their Eyes where he has assembled an award-winning cast and for the first time brings together Academy Award winners Julia Roberts and Nicole Kidman withContinue reading “‘The Hunger Games’ writer Billy Ray directs ‘Secret in Their Eyes’”

Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’ begins production

Nov. 24, 2015 – Marvel Studios announced today that production has begun on “Doctor Strange,” starring Benedict Cumberbatch (“The Imitation Game,” “Star Trek: Into Darkness”), Chiwetel Ejiofor (“12 Years a Slave,” “The Martian”), Rachel McAdams (“Sherlock Holmes”) and Michael Stuhlbarg (“Steve Jobs”) with Mads Mikkelsen (“Clash of the Titans,” “Casino Royale”) and Academy Award® winnerContinue reading “Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’ begins production”

Oscars best foreign language film ‘Secret in Their Eyes’ gets 2015 reboot

Academy Award winner Julia Roberts stars in her latest and another yet Oscar-worthy role in the crime thriller Secret In Their Eyes based on the 2010 Academy Award winner for Best Foreign Language Film directed by Juan Jose Campanella “El Secreto de Sus Ojos.” This year’s “Secret In Their Eyes,” directed by blockbuster filmmaker andContinue reading “Oscars best foreign language film ‘Secret in Their Eyes’ gets 2015 reboot”