Box-office hit ‘Miss Granny’ breaches 100-million peso mark

The Philippine adaptation of ‘Miss Granny,’ starring Sarah Geronimo, James Reid, and Xian Lim, has breached the 100-million peso mark. The social media channels of Viva Films made the announcement today, August 31. ‘Miss Granny’ opened strongly across the country in more than 220 cinemas on August 22. Based on the South Korean film ofContinue reading “Box-office hit ‘Miss Granny’ breaches 100-million peso mark”

‘Miss Granny’ (2018) review: Sarah Geronimo’s performance makes this Pinoy remake triumphant

Bb. Joyce Bernal’s adaptation of ‘Miss Granny’ is a testament to Sarah Geronimo’s well-rounded artistry. There’s a broad and classic appeal in films with body/age-swap premises (Big, Freaky Friday, 17 Again, 13 Going on 30) that they’re reincarnated time and again in cinema. Such concept is a perfect device for escapism—what would it feel likeContinue reading “‘Miss Granny’ (2018) review: Sarah Geronimo’s performance makes this Pinoy remake triumphant”

Piolo-Toni-starrer ‘Last Night’ introduces night romance in local movies

The taste of Filipino moviegoers has drastically changed over the past years, much can be credited to the exposure of our kababayans to the works of different content creators all over the world – may it be in theaters, on television or via streaming. This year, we have seen how “Kita Kita,” a seemingly smallContinue reading “Piolo-Toni-starrer ‘Last Night’ introduces night romance in local movies”