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LOOK: The Losers' Club is all grown up in 'It: Chapter Two'

Jul 03, 2018 - 11:59 AM

The film will be released in the Philippines on September 5, 2019

BACK TO DERRY. Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Isaiah Mustafa, Jay Ryan, James Ransone, Bill Hader, and Andy Bean play the grown up Losers' Club who return to their hometown to face off with Pennywise again. Photo from

Two actors join 'It: Chapter 2' Losers' Club

May 17, 2018 - 12:33 PM

5 members cast, 2 more to go

PENNYWISE. The demon clown is returning in 'It: Chapter 2,' along with a new set of actors. Screenshot from

Golden Globes: Men in black mocked for flimsy #MeToo support

Jan 04, 2018 - 7:45 PM

Male celebrities such as Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, who will wear black during the awards night have raised eyebrows and prompted ridicule

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 08: Directors Pablo Larrain and Barry Jenkins attend the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images/AFP

Jessica Chastain, Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo marry in Italy

Jun 11, 2017 - 2:34 PM

Jessica and Gian Luca marry after 5 years of dating

Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo and actress Jessica Chastain attend the Oscars Foreign Language Film Award Reception February 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The 87th Oscars will take place on February 22 at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK / AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK

Will Smith on jury of Cannes film festival – organizers

Apr 26, 2017 - 12:19 AM

The actor joins Jessica Chastain Fan Bingbing and Pedro Almodovar in this year s list of jury members

WATCH: Jessica Chastain feeds Jimmy Kimmel durian

Apr 22, 2016 - 11:48 PM

They call it the blue cheese of fruit explains Jessica who tried the fruit during her press tour for The Huntsman: Winter s War

'BLEU CHEESE OF FRUIT.' Jessica Chastain makes Jimmy Kimmel try durian, a fruit known for its strong smell, on his show. Screengrab from YouTube/Jimmy Kimmel Live

'The Huntsman: Winter’s War' review: Tolerably ever after

Apr 15, 2016 - 7:24 PM

The spectacle’s initially entertaining but when the eyes get used to all the trickery it all becomes a drag – tolerable but essentially empty writes Oggs Cruz

Photo courtesy of Universal Pictures

WATCH: The return of Charlize Theron's beautiful baddie, Queen Ravenna

Apr 13, 2016 - 9:30 PM

I think she s a bit of a lost cause Charlize says about her character the unapologetically evil Queen Ravenna

QUEEN RAVENNA. Charlize Theron talks about reprising her role as the evil Queen in 'The Huntsman: Winter's War. Rappler screengrab

WATCH: Chris Hemsworth, Jessica Chastain talk betrayal and second chances

Apr 12, 2016 - 9:28 PM

Chris and Jessica talk about the themes in The Huntsman: Winter s War their favorite and most challenging scenes and what makes this movie s set different from the others

'WINTER'S WAR.' Chris Hemsworth and Jessica Chastain talk about their favorite scenes, the challenges they faced, and the themes in their upcoming movie, 'The Huntsman: Winter's War.' Rappler Screengrab

‘Crimson Peak’ Review: Perfumed nightmares

Oct 17, 2015 - 1:15 PM

Crimson Peak has the feel of classic literature Its movements are precise Its characters tread paths that only an intelligent author can devise writes Oggs Cruz

Interview: Filmmaker Ridley Scott on directing ‘The Martian'

Oct 03, 2015 - 12:56 PM

It wasn’t just another space movie It was ‘you can survive says director Ridley Scott about ‘The Martian ’ his new epic space adventure with a slight comedic turn

'Interstellar' Review: Reaching for the stars

Nov 06, 2014 - 12:21 PM

Suddenly for a short amount of time the stars aren’t so far away writes Zig Marasigan

'Interstellar' official poster revealed

May 08, 2014 - 4:47 PM

Here s a new reason to be excited about Christopher Nolan’s latest film

SEE THE LOOKS: Critics' Choice red carpet 2014

Jan 17, 2014 - 12:45 PM

More low key than the Oscars the Critics Choice awards still gave us some very good looks

SEEING STARS. Photos by Christopher Polk and Ethan Miller/Getty Images/Agence France-Presse

Red Carpet Recap: The 71st Golden Globes

Jan 13, 2014 - 5:30 PM

Red orange looks black dresses and metallics were all prominent on the red carpet at this year s Golden Globes

IN THEME. Red carpet trends at the Golden Globes

New Christopher Nolan film starts prod

Aug 14, 2013 - 3:48 PM

Sci fi Interstellar set for release in November 2014

INTERSTELLAR. Christopher Nolan explores the limits of space travel in newest sci-fi flick

'Letters to Jackie' opens premier docu festival

Jun 20, 2013 - 8:28 PM

A poignant documentary on the Kennedys sets the earnest tone of the American Film Institute s Docs Festival

HE WAS A FRIEND OF MINE. The film takes off from the Kennedy assassination and also takes a hard look at his presidency

Trip to space with DiCaprio costs $1.5-M

May 26, 2013 - 1:34 PM

Want to be Leonardo DiCaprio s space buddy? All you need is 1 5 M

LOOK UP. Leonardo Dicaprio gets to travel to space and one lucky person gets to go with him. Photo from Leonardo Dicaprio Love Facebook page

The Avengers win big at MTV Movie Awards

Apr 15, 2013 - 4:31 PM

Check who took home the golden popcorn in the 2013 MTV Movie Awards

MOVIE OF THE YEAR. The Avengers emerge victorious. Photo from 'Marvel's The Avengers PH' Facebook page

Up next: Oscar nominees’ upcoming films

Feb 23, 2013 - 10:42 AM

Most of the Oscar nominees will appear in an array of forthcoming flicks we can look forward to

IT’S CLAWIN’ TIME. Hugh Jackman looks sharp again as “The Wolverine” Photo by 20th Century Fox

Can 9-year-old win best actress Oscar?

Feb 18, 2013 - 9:40 AM

Coming out of a body that small and a mind that young it s almost alien and alien in a way that goes kind of straight at your heart It s her perspective that unlocks the truth in the film

Actress Quvenzhané Wallis in a scene from "Beast of the Southern Wild." Photo from the film's official Facebook page.

Snubbed 'Argo' director to present at Oscars

Feb 17, 2013 - 11:22 AM

Ben Affleck will join the presenting cast for next week s Oscars organizers said Thursday February 13 despite the perceived snub that saw him miss the best director nominees shortlist

VINDICATED. After getting 'snubbed' by the Oscars, Ben Affleck has been winning the Best Director trophies left and right. AFP Photo

Film review: 'Mama'

Feb 06, 2013 - 6:29 PM

Is it good? Is it scary? Here s our review

'MAMA, YOU PROMISED.' Strong acting, quick scares, predictable story. Photo from the 'Mama' Facebook page

'Mama' screams to top of N. America box office

Jan 21, 2013 - 8:39 AM

Newly released horror film Mama pushed the Oscar tipped bin Laden manhunt movie Zero Dark Thirty out of the top slot at the North American weekend box office

Jessica Chastain in a scene from the movie "Mama." Photo courtesy of the movie's official Facebook page.

Why do we get Oscar movies late?

Jan 18, 2013 - 5:12 PM

If you re frustrated about Oscar films reaching Philippine movie screens late our expert attempts to explain why Read on

NO LONGER A DREAM. Oscar-nominated 'Les Miserables' is now showing in the Philippines. Photo from the 'Les Miserables' Facebook page

Guess who: Predicting the new Oscar winners

Jan 18, 2013 - 1:50 PM

Who among the latest major Academy Award nominees would win? These guesses are for your consideration

WHO’S THAT GIRL? Quvenzhané Wallis as the tender yet tough ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ child. Photo from the movie’s Facebook pageWHO’S THAT GIRL? Quvenzhané Wallis as the tender yet tough ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ child. Photo from the movie’s Facebook page

Zero Dark Thirty: A film of our times

Jan 16, 2013 - 10:38 AM

Some people dub ZeroDarkThirty the best movie of the year Read and find out why

WHERE IS OSAMA BIN LADEN? Jessica Chastain's Maya tries to figure it out. Photo from the 'Zero Dark Thirty' Facebook page

Heart of darkness: A 'Zero Dark Thirty' analysis

Jan 15, 2013 - 1:32 PM

Television film and the War on Terror

INSTRUMENTAL WOMAN. Jessica Chastain in 'Zero Dark Thiry' for which she won Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama in the 70th Golden Globes. Photo from the 'Zero Dark Thirty' Facebook page