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'Nakalimutan Ko Nang Kalimutan Ka' review: Always broken hearts

Sep 22, 2018 - 7:49 PM

'Nakalimutan Ko Nang Kalimutan Ka' is most delightful when it ridicules our inexplicable infatuation with heartaches

LeBron teams with 'Black Panther' director for 'Space Jam 2'

Sep 20, 2018 - 9:16 AM

The sequel of the live action-animated film has long been rumored, but a tweet from LeBron James' production company, SpringHill Entertainment, made it clear the project is a go

Movie reviews: All 6 films in the 2018 ToFarm film festival

Sep 18, 2018 - 9:50 PM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives his take on this year's entries

UP star Ricci Rivero goes from hard screens to big screen

Sep 16, 2018 - 10:00 PM

While serving his UAAP residency, the Maroons standout juggles hoops and showbiz

HOOPS FIRST. Ricci Rivero says basketball  will always be his priority. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

'The Hopeful Romantic' review: Delightful screwball

Sep 15, 2018 - 9:18 PM

'The Hopeful Romantic' is actually smarter than it looks

'Wander Bra' review: Boob humor

Sep 15, 2018 - 1:00 PM

The film is consistently grounded on bad taste.

[OPINION] What 'Goyo' teaches us about leadership, youth, and patriotism

Sep 11, 2018 - 8:58 PM

'Watch it because we are all Goyos in a way: young, foolish, idealistic, uncertain, selfish, imperfect, vain, and incompetent'

WATCH: Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo in ’First Love’ teaser

Sep 11, 2018 - 12:28 PM

The film is set in Canada, where they filmed for almost a month

'FIRST LOVE.' Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo star in a new film by Paul Soriano. Screenshot from Facebook.com/Ten17p

Why Pepe Herrera chooses to be a 'hopeful' romantic

Sep 10, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Pepe stars alongside Ritz Azul in 'The Hopeful Romantic'

Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

'The Nun' review: Sister hack

Sep 09, 2018 - 5:10 PM

'The Nun' abuses darkness out of convenience

'Petmalu' review: Old, musty, best forgotten

Sep 09, 2018 - 10:41 AM

All of the conflicts that the film tries to tie together are torturously generic

‘Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral’ review: Stripping the hero

Sep 07, 2018 - 9:26 PM

'Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral' cleverly avoids flattery, stripping the young general of all the myths that decades of misinformed idolatry have afforded him

'Sierra Burgess Is a Loser' hides a sweet heart in a deceptive romance

Sep 07, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Netlfix’s latest romantic comedy is a well-acted, vibrant take on high school identity, but isn’t as successful as a tale of teenage love

Image courtesy of Netflix

34 arrested for sitting out national anthem at 'The Hows of Us' screening

Sep 06, 2018 - 11:20 AM

(UPDATED) The operation at a moviehouse in Lemery, Batangas, is part of Calabarzon cops' Oplan Bandila

ONLY SOME STANDING. The packed cinema in Xentro Mall only had a few people standing up during the national anthem. Screenshot from sourced video

FIRST LOOK: Brie Larson as Captain Marvel

Sep 06, 2018 - 9:55 AM

'Captain Marvel' hits cinemas in 2019

WATCH: Shannon Purser and Noah Centineo star in ‘Sierra Burgess is a Loser’

Sep 04, 2018 - 6:28 PM

The YA rom-com is set to premiere on Netflix on September 7

INTERNET BAE. Noah Centineo stars as yet another hot-but-sensitive jock in 'Sierra Burgess is a Loser.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

Why Katrina Halili accepted the lead role in dystopian flick 'Mga Anak ng Kamote'

Sep 04, 2018 - 6:30 AM

'Mga Anak ng Kamote' is part of the ToFarm Film Festival lineup

Katrina Halili. Photos by Precious del Valle/Rappler

Viva Films 'regrets confusion' over Valium scene in 'Miss Granny'

Sep 03, 2018 - 11:52 PM

Viewers had earlier expressed confusion over a scene wherein the main character purchases Valium without a prescription

‘The Equalizer 2’ review: Overlong calm before the storm

Sep 02, 2018 - 9:41 PM

'The Equalizer 2' is an even more peculiar actioner than its predecessor

The Equalizer 2. Photo by Columbia Pictures

WATCH: Alex Gonzaga goes full-on hugot in ’Nakalimutan Ko Nang Kalimutan Ka’ trailer

Sep 02, 2018 - 6:30 AM

The film premieres on September 19

MOVING ON. Alex Gonzaga stars in 'Nakalimutan Ko Nang Kalimutan Ka.' Screenshot from Wilbros Films on YouTube

WATCH: New trailer for ‘Exes Baggage’ brings more of that CarGel magic

Sep 01, 2018 - 9:22 PM

The film is set to premiere on September 26

EXES BAGGAGE. The film marks the reunion of Carlo Aquino and Angelica Panganiban. Screenshot from Black Sheep Philippines on YouTube

'The Hows of Us' review: Safe but sound

Sep 01, 2018 - 3:53 PM

There is enough sparkle in 'The Hows of Us' to wade over its unconvincing passages

Ryan Gosling took flying lessons for new astronaut film

Aug 30, 2018 - 11:12 AM

The Canadian actor reunites with 'La La Land' director Damien Chazelle for 'First Man'

Actor Ryan Gosling waves as he arrives for the opening ceremony and the premiere of the film "First Man", presented in competition at the 75th Venice Film Festival on August 29, 2018 at Venice Lido. / AFP PHOTO / Vincenzo PINTO

'Crazy Rich Asians' had the biggest opening for a foreign rom-com in PH

Aug 27, 2018 - 3:09 PM

The movie's opening shatters two box office records in the Philippines

BREAKING RECORDS. 'Crazy Rich Asians' continues to make waves worldwide, particularly in the Philippines. Still courtesy of Warner Bros Philippines

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Vol 3 production on hold

Aug 27, 2018 - 2:58 PM

Director James Gunn had been axed following backlash over controversial tweets made years back

Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2..L to R: Star-Lord/Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) and Drax (Dave Bautista)..Ph: Chuck Zlotnick ..© 2016 MVLFFLLC. TM & © 2016 Marvel. All Rights Reserved.

'Brother of the Year': What happens when a brother gets in the way of romance?

Aug 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM

Thai director Vithaya Thongyuyong and actor Sunny Suwanmenthanont hope viewers will relate to the story

Brother of the Year - Marco Polo. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

'Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation' review: Outrageously silly

Aug 25, 2018 - 10:47 AM

'Hotel Transylvania 3' is just unabashedly silly

Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures

WATCH: Jake Zyrus stars in Japanese film with ex-KARA member Ji-young

Aug 24, 2018 - 12:23 PM

Jake plays the main character's best friend

JAKE ZYRUS. The singer stars in Japanese film Yaru Onna. File photo by Luigi Arce/Rappler

After US hype, Asia greets 'Crazy Rich Asians' with a shrug

Aug 22, 2018 - 8:05 PM

The first Hollywood production since the Joy Luck Club in 1993 to have a majority-Asian cast, the movie has generated frenzied publicity in the US and has generally been well reviewed

NOT EVERYONE'S CRAZY ABOUT IT. While 'Crazy Rich Asians' is making waves in the US, back in Asia, the enthusiasm isn't quite as pronounced. Image courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and RatPac-Dune Entertainment LLC

'Crazy Rich Asians' review: On the money

Aug 22, 2018 - 1:49 PM

'Crazy Rich Asians' is fabulously clever, writes film critic Oggs Cruz

ON THE MONEY. 'Crazy Rich Asians' is both tender and light. Image courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and RatPac-Dune Entertainment LLC

Security guards, Michelle Yeoh's own ring: The costumes and gems of 'Crazy Rich Asians'

Aug 22, 2018 - 12:30 PM

There's no scrimping when you're shooting a movie about Asia's wealthiest and best-dressed

CRAZY RICH WARDROBES. Peik Lin briefs Rachel Chu on the intricacies of Singapore society. Image courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and RatPac-Dune Entertainment LLC

WATCH: Anne Curtis takes on the horror genre in 'Aurora' teaser trailer

Aug 22, 2018 - 12:13 PM

In the film, Anne stars as a woman who looks for the bodies of shipwreck victims

AURORA. Anne Curtis stars in the upcoming horror film. Screenshot from BD Horror Trailers and Clips on YouTube

More than music: The 'Crazy Rich Asians' soundtrack hits all the right notes

Aug 22, 2018 - 7:30 AM

From big band glamour to contemporary pop romance, the film's soundtrack tells a story in itself

CRAZY RICH SOUNDTRACK. The wedding reception scene – like most of the film – is enriched by the carefully curated soundtrack. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros

How Neil Felipp's craft and charm got him a spot in 'Crazy Rich Asians'

Aug 21, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Rappler catches up with Cebu-based Neil Felipp to talk about his craftsmanship and how his designs ended up in the highly-anticipated 'Crazy Rich Asians' movie

INTRICATE DESIGNS. Neil Felipp's minaudieres aren't just fashion pieces – they're works of art. Images courtesy of Neil Filipp

'Balangiga: Howling Wilderness' review: Powerful and tender

Aug 20, 2018 - 7:06 PM

'Balangiga: Howling Wilderness navigates its seemingly simple narrative around the very relevant tenuous relations the Philippines has with America'

PURSUIT OF FREEDOM. Khavn dela Cruz’s Balangiga: Howling Wilderness is also a story of escape. Screenshot from the movie trailer

'Madilim Ang Gabi' tells the 'other side' of Duterte's 'drug war'

Aug 20, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Director Adolfo Alix Jr talks about working with Gina Alajar and Philip Salvador, and why movies about the controversial 'drug war' are important

'Crazy Rich Asians' sparkles at North America box office

Aug 20, 2018 - 9:52 AM

The movie, adapted from Kevin Kwan's best-selling novel of the same title rake in $34 million since its August 15 opening in the US

Movie reviews: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2018, part 2

Aug 20, 2018 - 6:57 AM

Film critic Oggs Cruz reviews 'Signal Rock,' 'The Day After Valentine’s,' 'Unli Life, and 'We Will Not Die Tonight'

Movie reviews: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2018, part 1

Aug 19, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives us a lowdown on 'Ang Babaeng Allergic sa Wifi,' 'Bakwit Boys,' 'Madilim ang Gabi,' and 'Pinay Beauty'

'Crazy Rich Asians' touted as Hollywood watershed

Aug 16, 2018 - 11:28 AM

The movie is the first to feature an all-Asian cast in a quarter of a century since 1993's 'The Joy Luck Club'

CONSTANCE WU-Rachel Chu, HENRY GOLDING-Nick Young, MICHELLE YEOH-Eleanor Young

FIRST LOOK: Liu Yifei as Disney's 'Mulan'

Aug 14, 2018 - 8:00 AM

See Liu Yifei as Mulan

LOOK: A Sharon Cuneta-Richard Gomez reunion movie is in the works

Aug 12, 2018 - 5:09 PM

Kathryn Bernardo joins the cast under the direction of Cathy Garcia-Molina

'The Meg' review: Bigger isn't always better

Aug 12, 2018 - 3:38 PM

'The Meg' goes on a bit longer than it should

Kylie Verzosa to star in Epik Studio's 'Osyana'

Aug 11, 2018 - 5:48 PM

The project is scheduled for release in 2020

‘Dito Lang Ako’ review: An overlong commercial

Aug 11, 2018 - 4:00 PM

Simply put, 'Dito Lang Ako' just doesn’t belong in the cinemas

Movie reviews: All 10 films at the 2018 Cinemalaya Film Festival

Aug 11, 2018 - 11:17 AM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives his take on this year's Cinemalaya films

Here's the Filipino team behind Kris Aquino's 'Crazy Rich Asians' looks

Aug 08, 2018 - 7:36 PM

Designers, makeup artists, hair and fashion stylists from all over the country come together to help the 'Queen Of All Media' transform into 'Princess Intan'

HOLLYWOOD PREMIERE. Kris Aquino plays Princess Intan in 'Crazy Rich Asians.' Photo from Instagram.com/michaelleyva_

LOOK: Kris Aquino dazzles in yellow at 'Crazy Rich Asians' premiere in Hollywood

Aug 08, 2018 - 11:21 AM

Kris is accompanied by son Bimby

Photo from Instagram.com/michaelleyva_

Sarah Geronimo: Be thankful for 'the little things' in life

Aug 07, 2018 - 10:31 PM

The pop star talks about lessons she's learned after a very public breakdown in Las Vegas and her new movie 'Miss Granny'