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Filipino actors bag Special Jury prize at Warsaw Film Festival

Oct 23, 2017 - 3:01 PM

The actors won for their performance in Ralston Jover's 'Bomba'

BOMBA. In the film, Angelie Sanoy and Allen Dizon play lovers in a taboo relationship. Screengrab from YouTube/outpostvisual

'Happy Death Day' review: Fun repetition

Oct 23, 2017 - 11:47 AM

'Happy Death Day' suffers from running on the diminishing fumes of a clever but limited gimmick

'Bad Genius' review: Almost a perfect score

Oct 22, 2017 - 9:43 PM

What is most fascinating about 'Bad Genius' is that it doesn't let its social observations get in the way of its pop aspirations

‘Bes and the Beshies’ review: Ugly and distasteful

Oct 21, 2017 - 8:45 PM

'Bes and the Beshies' simply fails to accomplish anything it sets out to do

Sebastian Castro, Mikoy Morales on '4 Days' and the importance of onscreen chemistry

Oct 18, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The two stars talk about working together for the first time and how their respective broken relationships helped them in their roles

The QCinema film festival 2017 is a movie paradise for all cinephiles

Oct 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Included in the lineup is 'Loving Vincent,' the world's first fully-painted feature film and a remastered version of Mike de Leon's 'Batch '81'

LOVING VINCENT. The first fully-painted feature film debuts in Manila as part of QCinema. Screengrab from

‘Balatkayo’ review: An irreparable blunder

Oct 16, 2017 - 12:30 PM

The film ends up as a tepid and pointless drama

‘Seven Sundays’ review: Well-acted but frustratingly conventional

Oct 15, 2017 - 11:59 AM

It would have been all good if 'Seven Sundays' only had the ambition to outdo its predecessors, or at the very least subvert them

'Geostorm' review: A drab disaster

Oct 14, 2017 - 2:10 PM

The film is a discordant medley of mistakes

WATCH: Creepy 'New Mutants' trailer looks like a horror film

Oct 13, 2017 - 5:18 PM

Marvel's newest movie offering features the first mutants who graduates from Charles Xavier's school

What you need to know about the Tingin ASEAN Film Festival

Oct 11, 2017 - 9:30 PM

The free film festival features movies from all over Southeast Asia

Thop Nazareno on making 'Kiko Boksingero'

Oct 11, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The director talks about his inspiration for the film and working with his actors

'My Little Pony: The Movie' review: Cute for kids, tolerable for adults

Oct 10, 2017 - 2:50 PM

The unadulterated barrage of pinks, smiles, and rainbows is surprisingly tolerable, even to the most stone-hearted of adults

WATCH: Rey trains with Luke in new 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' trailer

Oct 10, 2017 - 10:56 AM

'I need someone to show me my place in all this' says Rey to Kylo Ren

Review: ‘Victoria and Abdul’ refuses to dig deeper

Oct 09, 2017 - 9:00 PM

It seems that the film is content to offer quick glances instead of pushing the fictionalized elements of history for compelling provocation.

Do androids dream of unexpected sequels?

Oct 09, 2017 - 12:44 PM

'Blade Runner 2049' is an art film masquerading as a neo-noir cyberpunk drama

'The Debutantes' review: Designed to death

Oct 08, 2017 - 10:13 AM

'The Debutantes' just isn't scary

LOOK: What is Newt Scamander up to in the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel?

Oct 07, 2017 - 1:00 PM

We smell trouble for our favorite magizoologist

NEWT SCAMANDER. Looks like wizard is in for another adventure. Photo from

ICYMI: This film shows what happens when freedom of speech is stifled

Oct 06, 2017 - 3:30 PM

'History of the Underground' takes a hard and painful look at life during Martial Law with rare and recently unreleased footage from the era

‘Flatliners’ review: Meant to be forgotten

Oct 04, 2017 - 1:30 PM

'Flatliners' doesn’t even try to deviate from the formula that betrayed its predecessor

(L to R) Ray (Diego Luna, Sophia (Kiersey Clemons), Marlo (Nina Dobrev), Courtney (Ellen Page) and Jamie (James Norton) analyze images from Courtney's brain scan in Columbia Pictures' FLATLINERS.

'The LEGO Ninjago Movie' review: Charming, but repetitive

Oct 03, 2017 - 9:55 PM

'The franchise is slowly but surely losing its novelty and luster'

'Last Night' review: Sumptuous but shallow

Oct 01, 2017 - 7:50 PM

The movie's escape from convention feels hollow and ornamental

Circling back: 'Smaller and Smaller Circles' can't avoid realities

Oct 01, 2017 - 4:45 PM

Whether a book, movie, or play is written this year or before this century, many issues don't change

FROM BOOK TO MOVIE. Coco Alcuaz talks to 'Smaller and Smaller Circles' director Raya Martin and producer Ria Limjap.

WATCH: Famous Filipino movie lines in other languages

Oct 01, 2017 - 10:02 AM

From French to Korean, watch as these talented young linguists act out the lines we Pinoys have come to know and love

‘You With Me’ review: Tediously formulaic and unimaginative

Sep 29, 2017 - 1:38 PM

The film is all about infatuation and never attempts to communicate how the two characters have grown to feel love for each other

What's The Big Idea? 'Smaller and Smaller Circles': From book to movie

Sep 28, 2017 - 7:02 PM

Film producer Ria Limjap and director Raya Martin talk to Coco Alcuaz about the joys and challenges of adapting the novel 'Smaller and Smaller Circles' for the big screen

Pennywise to return in upcoming 'It' sequel

Sep 27, 2017 - 10:54 AM

A release date has been set for the horror movie's sequel

'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' review: Bigger isn't always better

Sep 26, 2017 - 2:30 PM

Some parts of the film are still funny, but the humor is less sleek and more forced

'Birdshot' is PH's Foreign Language Film entry to Oscars 2018

Sep 26, 2017 - 2:13 PM

(UPDATED) Mikhail Red's 'Birdshot' stars newcomer Mary Joy Apostol and actors John Arcilla and Ku Aquino

‘mother!’ review: Pushing the boundaries

Sep 25, 2017 - 8:30 PM

The movie breaks rules and upends expectations by flinging conventions around to the point of exhaustion

‘I Love You. Thank You’ review: Drowning in sentimentality

Sep 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Unfortunately, the film is drowning in dialogue

24 movies to watch at Cine Europa 2017

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:30 AM

Here's what you need to know about the European film festival this 2017

'Amalanhig: The Vampire Chronicle' review: Charmless disaster

Sep 23, 2017 - 9:11 AM

Its biggest mystery is how it got made in the first place

What to know about Cinemalaya 2017 Best Film, 'Respeto'

Sep 22, 2017 - 12:54 PM

The movie is set to have a regular run in theaters nationwide, starting on the eve of the 45th anniversary of Martial Law

WATCH: 'Isle of Dogs' trailer released

Sep 22, 2017 - 12:29 PM

A young boy, Atari Kobayashi is on a mission to search for his missing dog that was taken to Trash Island

WATCH: First trailer for 'Tomb Raider' starring Alicia Vikander is out

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:04 PM

Lara Croft must stop an organization called Trinity from getting to the 'Mother of Death,' a tomb her father discovered

'It' scares up box office glory for 2 weeks

Sep 19, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The film is way ahead of other box office hits – including new releases 'American Assassin' and 'mother!'

PENNYWISE. The murderous clown, played by Bill Skarsgard, is the evil driving force in the film based on a Stephen King novel. Screengrab from

'American Made' Review: Exhilarating, fun and provocative

Sep 19, 2017 - 9:00 AM

'American Made' is adamantly a lot of fun. It is also unflinchingly political

'Logan Lucky' review: A heist with a lot of heart

Sep 17, 2017 - 8:30 PM

'Logan Lucky' is such a spirited film. It thoroughly entertains, blending humor and wit with all the familiar tropes of the genre.

Jeff Bridges on 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'

Sep 16, 2017 - 11:34 PM

The Hollywood legend talks about playing a cowboy named Champagne in the second film of the spy comedy franchise

JEFF BRIDGES. The Hollywood icon plays a whiskey-drinking cowboy named Champagne. Photo by Giles Keyte/20th Century Fox

'Loving in Tandem' review: Surprisingly charming

Sep 16, 2017 - 6:05 PM

'Loving in Tandem' could have been an obnoxious mess but thankfully, it's not

LOOK: What's on CINE LOKAL this September

Sep 13, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Select SM cinemas have been showcasing indie films on a regular basis; with the screening of at least one indie film every single week

PUTI. Mike Alcazaren's 2012 thriller is returning to movie screens this month for Cine Lokal. Screengrab from

‘The Beguiled’ review: Elegant and searing feminist satire

Sep 11, 2017 - 6:20 PM

In a way The Beguiled feels like a searing mockery of the expectations and constraints society imposes on women

WATCH: 'Fifty Shades Freed' teaser, poster are out

Sep 11, 2017 - 11:21 AM

Mrs Grey will see you now

'Fangirl Fanboy' review: Sometimes adorable, mostly forgettable

Sep 10, 2017 - 11:16 PM

Its glaring naiveté neither adds to the charm nor frustrates

WATCH: Piolo Pascual, Toni Gonzaga reunite in 'Last Night'

Sep 10, 2017 - 9:50 PM

Last Night is their follow up movie after Starting Over Again

‘It’: tender and terrifying

Sep 10, 2017 - 7:10 PM

It is that rare horror film that values the humanity of its characters

WATCH: First trailer for 'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral' is out

Sep 10, 2017 - 11:01 AM

Paulo Avelino returns as the young general

Guillermo Del Toro's 'The Shape of Water' wins Venice Golden Lion

Sep 10, 2017 - 7:56 AM

Del Toro had described the flick as an antidote to cynicism and enchanted reviewers hailed it as his greatest work yet

TOP PRIZE. Director Guillermo Del Toro receives the Golden Lion for Best Film with the movie 'The Shape of Water' during the award ceremony of the 74th Venice Film Festival on September 9, 2017 at Venice Lido. Filippo Monteforte/AFP

LOOK: Rami Malek transforms into Freddie Mercury for Queen biopic

Sep 07, 2017 - 8:10 PM

The Mr Robot actor nails the Queen frontman s signature look

Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox