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YouTube rolling out free, ad-supported movies in U.S.

Nov 19, 2018 - 1:48 PM

No word yet on whether the free movies will hit Philippine shores or other regions


LOOK: Metro Manila Film Festival 2018 movie posters

Nov 19, 2018 - 10:24 AM

Which poster is your favorite?

‘Through Night and Day’ review: Winning, losing, trying

Nov 18, 2018 - 9:31 PM

In the end, 'Through Night and Day' is even more imperfect than the couple it portrays

'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' review: Grounding the magic

Nov 18, 2018 - 4:45 PM

Crimes of Grindenwald is a film that stumbles more than it flows.

WIZARDING WORLD. 'Crimes of Grindenwald' is a film that stumbles more than it flows. Image courtesy of Warner Bros

‘Kung Paano Siya Nawala’ review: Hard to forget

Nov 17, 2018 - 1:41 PM

'Kung Paano Siya Nawala' is a romance that savors the beauty of faults

WATCH: Bring them home this Christmas: A new digital film pays tribute to OFWs

Nov 14, 2018 - 4:26 PM

An OFW father and the son he left back home are at the core of a new digital film by Century Properties

LOOK BACK: Stan Lee's iconic Marvel movie cameos

Nov 13, 2018 - 3:24 PM

Which cameo appearance of the great Stan Lee was your favorite?

WATCH: This 'toy' doesn't quite belong in 'Toy Story 4' teaser trailer

Nov 13, 2018 - 10:14 AM

There's Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Jessie, Mr Potato Head, Mrs Potato Head, Rex, Hamm, one of the aliens, Slinky Dog and...Forky

WHO IS HE? 'Forky' steals the show in the 'Toy Story 4' trailer. Image from the movie teaser trailer

WATCH: Pikachu is fuzzy and sassy in 'Pokemon: Detective Pikachu' trailer

Nov 13, 2018 - 10:00 AM

'I've been so lonely,' says Detective Pikachu

I STILL CHOOSE YOU. The popular Pokemon is the star of the live-action feature. Still from the movie trailer

Here’s where you can watch – and sing along to – 'Bohemian Rhapsody' in PH

Nov 12, 2018 - 5:20 PM

Movie? Karaoke? You can do both here, apparently

SING ALONG, TOO. A version of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' with on-screen lyrics will screen in Philippine cinemas soon. Still courtesy of 20th Century Fox

Q and A: Matt Carroll on 'Spotlight' the movie, future of data journalism

Nov 12, 2018 - 10:57 AM

Journalist and university professor Matt Carroll shares his thoughts on the importance of data journalism and Brian d'Arcy James' portrayal of him in the movie

‘Class of 2018’ review: School of schlock

Nov 11, 2018 - 1:00 PM

'Class of 2018' is overly ambitious to a fault

Rappler indicted for tax evasion | Evening wRap

Nov 09, 2018 - 10:05 PM

Watch the evening wRap with Quita Chuatico

Jason Momoa, Amber Heard coming to Manila

Nov 08, 2018 - 7:47 PM

The 'Aquaman' stars are visiting along with director James Wan

MANILA-BOUND. 'Aquaman' star Jason Momoa is coming to Manila with co-star Amber Heard and director James Wan. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures

'Suspiria' review: Art and horror

Nov 05, 2018 - 9:39 PM

Luca Guadagnino’s 'Suspiria,' less a remake of Argento’s film and more its more elegant but subtly more vicious younger sister, is less upfront in its viciousness

DIFFERENT. Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria, less a remake of Argento’s film and more its more elegant but subtly more vicious younger sister, is less upfront in its viciousness.

'All Souls Night' review: Paper-thin horror

Nov 04, 2018 - 9:38 AM

'All Souls Night' has already used up most of its tricks, most of which are overused tropes

‘To Love Some Buddy’ review: A certain kind of light

Nov 03, 2018 - 9:30 AM

'It has a certain kind of lightness that doesn’t just simply surrender to blind silliness for empty giggles'

RIGHT MIX. Without resorting to overbearing seriousness, 'To Love Some Buddy' isn’t just empty fluff. Screenshot from the movie trailer

Could 'Exorcist' steps in Washington soon be a historic landmark?

Nov 01, 2018 - 7:00 AM

A decision from the DC historic preservation board is expected on November 15

Makati City spends P30M as of September this year for free movies of seniors, PWDs

Oct 31, 2018 - 5:29 PM

All in all, Makati earmarks P40 million in 2018 for free movie tickets

FREE MOVIES. The cinemas of Century Mall is one of five partners of the Makati government in the free movie tickets program for senior citizens and PWD.

LIST: Filipino films on Netflix

Oct 31, 2018 - 12:28 PM

From 'BuyBust' to 'That Thing Called Tadhana,' these local films will have you binge-watching for days

BUYBUST. The action thriller starring Anne Curtis is set to premiere on Netflix. Image courtesy of Netflix

'Heneral Luna' to premiere on Netflix

Oct 30, 2018 - 5:46 PM

(UPDATED) As if it wasn’t already hard enough to pick a movie to stream!

HENERAL LUNA. The film is coming to Netflix. Screenshot from TBA Studios on YouTube

Filipinos bag 11 awards at the International Film Festival Manhattan

Oct 29, 2018 - 7:45 PM

It was a landslide of wins for the Filipino film community in New York City

'Halloween' review: Worthy of the title

Oct 29, 2018 - 3:00 PM

'It cleverly defers to what works but also knows that it cannot just be a stubborn repetition'

Antoinette Jadaone is working on a LizQuen movie

Oct 28, 2018 - 2:33 PM

The project is a collaboration between Black Sheep and Project 8 cor. San Joaquin Projects

WATCH: Toothless in love, dragons in danger in ‘How to Train Your Dragon 3’ trailer

Oct 26, 2018 - 12:45 PM

Prepare your tissues – this one is bound to be a tearjerker

TOOTHLESS IN LOVE. The Night Fury meets a 'Light Fury.' Screenshot from YouTube.com/DreamworksAnimation

Johnny Depp out of 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise – report

Oct 26, 2018 - 11:13 AM

The actor played Captain Jack Sparrow in all 'Pirates' films from 2003 to 2017

Chills and thrills: 21 shows, movies to watch for Halloween

Oct 23, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Get in the mood for Halloween with a healthy dose of scary shows and films

LeBron James in talks to produce 'Friday the 13th' reboot

Oct 23, 2018 - 4:28 PM

Basketball star, actor, and now possible producer to an iconic slasher film reboot, King James is doing it all

LEBRON JAMES AND HORROR FILMS? LeBron is currently in talks to produce the reboot of one of the most iconic slasher films yet, Friday the 13th. Photo from LeBron James' Instagram

'First Love' review: Never lasts

Oct 23, 2018 - 4:00 PM

This is a romance that is as vanilla as vanilla can get

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ moves release date to June 2020

Oct 23, 2018 - 2:02 PM

The DC movie’s sequel was originally set to premiere on November 1, 2019

Movie reviews: All 9 films in the 2018 Cinema One Originals Festival

Oct 21, 2018 - 1:04 PM

Which films stood out?

Cinema as response to the nation: PH films at the Busan Intl Film Festival 2018

Oct 20, 2018 - 7:00 PM

The centennial of Philippine cinema was celebrated at this year’s Busan International Film Festival in South Korea

PINOY PRIDE. Dwein Baltazar's 'Gusto Kita With All My Hypothalamus' is among the Filipino films showcased at the Busan International Film Festival 2018. Screenshot from Facebook.com/GKWAMHypothalamus

Cinemalaya’s ‘Respeto,’ ‘Bagahe’ win in international festivals

Oct 19, 2018 - 3:47 PM

The two films from Cinemalaya’s 2017 run are recognized in festivals in Canada and Italy

RESPETO. The Cinemalaya 2017 winner starring rapper Abra gets recgonized in a festival in Canada. Photo from Facebook.com/respetomovie

WATCH: Maine Mendoza, Vic Sotto, Coco Martin are cops on a mission for 2018 MMFF entry

Oct 17, 2018 - 10:03 AM

What happens when top stars from the Kapuso and Kapamilya networks collaborate? Tons of laughs and action, of course.

COP MOVIE. The 3 powerhouse stars collaborate for an MMFF entry. Image from Coco Martin's Instagram account

Here's where you can watch BTS docu 'Burn The Stage: The Movie' in the Philippines

Oct 16, 2018 - 5:33 PM

From the stage to the big screen, ARMY, get ready to watch your favorite Korean boys in this documentary

Rappler Talk: Comedy, idolatry, and social commentary in 'Asuang'

Oct 16, 2018 - 3:59 PM

We talk to the director and star of the Cinema One Originals entry has much to say

‘A Star is Born’ review: A riveting debut

Oct 15, 2018 - 8:17 PM

'A Star is Born' is as compelling a deep dive into the world of glitz and glamour as it is an intimate romance

Carlo Aquino to co-star with Nadine Lustre in 'Ulan'

Oct 15, 2018 - 4:02 PM

Many fans can't wait to see how the on-screen dynamics of these two well-loved celebs will play out

Here's how you can rewatch your favorite Marvel movie for P100

Oct 14, 2018 - 2:57 PM

Marvel Studios is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a movie marathon of all 16 films nationwide

‘Wild and Free’ review: Bedazzled in a bed of roses

Oct 14, 2018 - 9:30 AM

'It is almost as if Wild and Free isn’t aware of how toxic it and its message are'

‘Liway’ review: What's the price of freedom?

Oct 13, 2018 - 1:17 PM

'Liway' is an astounding personal work as it mines its narrative from the memories of Kip Oebanda growing up within the confines of his parents’ prison

50 years old, ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ still offers insight about the future

Oct 13, 2018 - 10:40 AM

The movie's infamous computer HAL is both Alexa and Siri – but much better

SPACESUITS. Even 17 years beyond 2001, spacesuits are bulkier than this. Matthew J. Cotter/Flickr, CC BY-SA


WATCH: First live-action 'Aladdin' trailer is shining, shimmering, splendid

Oct 12, 2018 - 12:47 PM

The film is set to hit theaters in May 2019

ALADDIN. Mena Massoud takes on the title role. Screenshot from YouTube.com/DisneyMovieTrailers

WATCH: 'Riverdale' cast performs classic lines from Pinoy movies

Oct 11, 2018 - 6:20 PM

Did you ever think you’d get to see Cole Sprouse play Darna?

DARNA. Cole Sprouse reenacts the iconic superhero's signature line. Screenshot from Facebook.com/globeph

WATCH: The first trailer for Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary' will creep you out

Oct 11, 2018 - 1:28 PM

The iconic horror novel of Stephen King is back to life again

Rappler Talk: Bea Alonzo, Aga Muhlach, Paul Soriano on falling in love and 'First Love'

Oct 10, 2018 - 6:16 PM

Director Paul Soriano and lead stars Aga Muhlach and Bea Alonzo talk to Rappler about the high and lows of love, why ‘First Love’ was a wonder to film, and why we should all be willing to take a risk – especially because it’s nerve-wracking

FULL LIST: The 'Magic 8' of the MMFF 2018 film festival

Oct 10, 2018 - 9:02 AM

Check out the full list of entries here

MMFF 2018. The full list of films for the 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival has been announced. Photo shows last year's winners during the Gabi ng Parangal. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Why you should watch 'Liway,' a film based on real Martial Law experiences

Oct 09, 2018 - 7:30 PM

'A prominent personality said, ‘Name one martial law victim,’ I can name you several in the film'

TRUTH-TELLING MATTERS. The 'Liway' director and cast celebrate the film's success. Photo by Precious del Valle/Rappler

Who is Matthew Libatique, the Fil-Am cinematographer of 'A Star Is Born?'

Oct 09, 2018 - 9:39 AM

The Oscar-nominated cinematographer used the first-person perspective to bring the critically-acclaimed film even more to life