Apocalypse - updates

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Tye Sheridan is coming to Manila for AsiaPOP Comicon 2018

Jul 04, 2018 - 10:00 AM

The 'Ready Player One' star joins Finn Jones as the event's celebrity headliners

TYE SHERIDAN. The 'Ready Player One' star is attending AsiaPOP Comicon Manila 2018. Photo courtesy of APCC

'Beautiful' Billy Suede crowned PWR champion at 'Bakbakan sa Bayanihan'

Jul 23, 2017 - 11:12 PM

A beautiful victory for new PWR Champion Billy Suede Plus a vacated title all out brawls and more

'BEAUTIFUL' WIN. Fil-Canadian wrestler 'Beautiful' Billy Suede defeats Chris Panzer at PWR Live: Bakbakan sa Bayanihan on July 23, 2017, to become the new PWR Champion. Photo from PWR's Twitter account (@pwrofficial)

5 Films that take you around PH

Mar 03, 2017 - 4:01 PM

Need ideas on where to head next? Be inspired to travel the Philippines from north to south with these local films

Wrestling 'reboot' at PWR Live: Bagong Yugto

Jan 27, 2017 - 2:16 PM

Philippine Wrestling Revolution heads to Quezon City for the first time seeking to write a new chapter in its first show of 2017

Poster and images from PWR

#PugadBaboy: Offended

Jun 15, 2016 - 5:00 AM

'X-Men: Apocalypse' review: Biblical proportions

May 20, 2016 - 5:56 PM

Apocalypse becomes just another bloated entry in a franchise that has established a certain bit of goodwill by accomplishing to become more than just irrelevant entertainment writes Oggs Cruz

Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox

Movie reviews: What critics think of 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

May 11, 2016 - 5:15 PM

Bryan Singer returns to helm X Men: Apocalypse after two critically acclaimed X Men prequels First Class and Days of Future Past Does the latest film deliver? Critics weigh in

Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox

WATCH: Cyclops discovers his abilities in new 'X-Men: Apocalypse' clip

May 10, 2016 - 9:18 PM

Meet the young Scott Summers aka Cyclops played by Tye Sheridan

Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox UK

WATCH: Jennifer Lawrence in new 'X-Men: Apocalypse' clip

May 05, 2016 - 11:38 PM

It looks like Mystique is about to give Nightcrawler a hand in this new X Men clip

JENNIFER LAWRENCE. Raven, aka Mystique, watches Nightcrawler in a cage fight in this new 'X-Men: Apocalypse' clip. Screengrab from Facebook/JenniferLawrence

WATCH: Wolverine is back in 'X-Men: Apocalypse' final trailer

Apr 25, 2016 - 11:53 PM

Quicksilver also admits to Raven who his father is

Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox

#PugadBaboy: Safe from zombies

Mar 19, 2016 - 5:00 AM

WATCH: New 'X-Men: Apocalypse' trailer highlights villain Apocalypse, Four Horsemen

Mar 17, 2016 - 11:53 PM

The X Men must defend the world against Apocalypse and his Four Horsemen – Magneto Psylocke Storm and Angel – who will cleanse the earth only for the strongest

Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox

WATCH: Olivia Munn appears as Psylocke in 'X-Men: Apocalypse’ Super Bowl commercial

Feb 08, 2016 - 6:14 PM

In an action packed Super Bowl 50 TV spot Olivia Munn steals the scene with a first look at her character Psylocke

PSYLOCKE. Olivia Munn steals the scene as Psylocke, said to be one of the Horsemen of Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac). Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox

Hits and Misses - PWR Live: Road to Vendetta

Feb 02, 2016 - 2:37 AM

In an action packed show PWR Champion Ralph Imabayashi triumphs against the formidable Apocalypse but it was ex champ ‘Classical’ Bryan Leo who gains the upper hand

GET READY TO FLY. PWR Champion Ralph Imabayashi goes up top to take out The Apocalypse at PWR Live: Road to Vendetta on Sunday, January 31. Michael Bueza/Rappler

12 best Filipino films of 2015

Jan 01, 2016 - 8:01 PM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives a rundown of 2015 s best local films

BEST MOVIES OF 2015. 'Manang Biring,' 'Honor Thy Father,' 'Heneral Luna,' and 'Imbisibol' make the cut. Photos courtesy of Artikulo Uno/Reality Entertainment, Screengrabs from YouTube

WATCH: The first 'X-Men: Apocalypse' trailer is here

Dec 11, 2015 - 10:59 PM

Jennifer Lawrence James McAvoy Michael Fassbender and more are back in the new X Men: Apocalypse trailer

'X-MEN APOCALYPSE.' Professor X and his team of mutants try to stop the end of the world in the newest 'X-Men' movie. Screengrabs from YouTube

Gameplan: Thrilla in Manila

Nov 15, 2015 - 11:34 PM

Our Gameplan hosts go on a spooky adventure in the streets of Intramuros

Movie reviews: All 8 QCinema 2015 films

Oct 28, 2015 - 9:32 PM

Film critic Oggs Cruz gives a rundown of the 8 films

SLEEPLESS. A still from the 2015 QCinema entry. Screengrab from Facebook

Crowbars, Senyoritos and Championships: PWR's next show is a wrestling 'Renaissance'

Sep 22, 2015 - 3:28 AM

The 3 way dance between Classical Bryan Leo The Senyorito Jake De Leon and The Apocalypse will raise the stakes at Philippine Wrestling Revolution s sixth show

APOCALYPSE NOW. The Apocalypse stands over the fallen Bryan Leo and Jake De Leon at PWR Live. The 3 men will finish their business at Renaissance. Photo by Hub Pacheco

IN PHOTOS: X-Men cast reunite at Comic-Con

Jul 12, 2015 - 2:46 PM

The stars get together for the trailer release of X Men: Apocalypse

See the future at the Mind Museum

Jul 21, 2014 - 2:32 PM

How will our lives adapt to a future shaped by climate change? Visit the Mind Museum on July 26 to find out

'Despicable Me 2' tops American box office

Jul 08, 2013 - 8:08 AM

Gru and his minions reign the US box office

CUTE GIBBERISH. Catch the minions in 'Despicable Me 2.' Image from the movie's Facebook page

'World War Z': Compelling speculative history

Jul 01, 2013 - 2:12 PM

Reading the book will make you disappointed in the movie version because it shows you the material the director and screenwriters had to work with

NOT REDUNDANT TO THE MOVIE. Readers who approach 'World War Z' the novel expecting the freak factor of the film will be disappointed. Book cover image from the official 'World War Z' Facebook page

'Monsters University' leads US box office

Jul 01, 2013 - 7:42 AM

Mike and Sulley s back story continues to charm Pixar fans

THE CENTER OF ATTENTION. Mike Wazowski is constantly ‘MU’s’ life of the party, though not always in voluntary ways. Image by Disney/Pixar

‘This Is The End’ for James Franco and more

Jun 01, 2013 - 9:45 AM

James Franco Michael Cera Emma Watson and many more stars face the end of the world—as themselves

A-LIST APOCALYPSE. James Franco, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen, Michael Cera and more celebrities face the end of the world in 'This Is The End.' Photo from This Is The End Facebook page

Horrors of war in Spec Ops: The Line

May 14, 2013 - 6:11 PM

Spec Ops teaches us that there is a steep price to pay for using weapons of mass destruction

SANDBLASTED. The only way to fight a sandstorm is to wait it out. All images taken from the official Spec Ops: The Line (www.specopstheline.com) website

Tunes for the 'end of the world'

Dec 21, 2012 - 12:09 AM

Here are some songs that would make your apocalyptic wait more groovy

The end of the world as we know it

Dec 17, 2012 - 3:19 AM

Unpleasant as they may be end of the world scares always serve as chilling but necessary reminders of our own mortality

Apocalypse... but not as we know it

Dec 16, 2012 - 12:50 PM

The End Of The World As We Know It TEOTWAWKI is littered with predictions that didn t quite pan out

Photo courtesy of David Stuart / La Corona Archaeological Project