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WATCH: 'Wild rich girl' meets 'poor chick boy' in 'Wild Little Love' trailer

Nov 15, 2019 - 1:38 PM

Andrea Brillantes and Seth Fedelin star in the iWant original movie

WILD LITTLE LOVE. Seth Fedelin and Andrea Brillantes star in the upcoming film. Screenshot from The Gold Squad on YouTube

WATCH: Netflix drops 'Dead Kids' trailer

Nov 14, 2019 - 10:38 AM

It's the first Filipino-made Netflix original

Image courtesy of Netflix

The curse that is Imelda Marcos: A review of Lauren Greenfield’s 'Kingmaker' film

Nov 14, 2019 - 9:00 AM

'This is a film that makes us remember why we as young adults fought the dictatorship. We lost and the Marcoses are back, and it's time for the next generation to step up'

WATCH: 'Sonic the Hedgehog' is no longer the stuff of nightmares in new trailer

Nov 13, 2019 - 1:20 PM

Sonic goes through a major glow-up

NEW LOOK. A new trailer for the upcoming film 'Sonic the Hedgehog' shows a redesigned version of the title character. Screenshot from  YouTube.com/SonyPicturesPhils

FULL LIST: Nominees for Luna Awards 2019

Nov 13, 2019 - 12:30 PM

'Signal Rock' and 'Liway' lead this year's awards

WATCH: First teaser for PH remake of 'Miracle in Cell No. 7'

Nov 13, 2019 - 10:49 AM

Get your tissues ready

WATCH: Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang meet for the first time in new ‘Scoob!’ trailer

Nov 12, 2019 - 5:07 PM

We finally find out how Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, and the Mystery Gang came to be

‘Nuuk’ review: A mystery in need of more heat

Nov 10, 2019 - 7:15 PM

'Nuuk' is a case where the hook is more compelling than the catch

‘Cara X Jagger’ review: Easy on the eyes, light on substance

Nov 10, 2019 - 5:56 PM

'Cara X Jagger' stubbornly aims for cuteness

[OPINION] The anger toward the ‘Elcano & Magellan’ film is unjustified

Nov 10, 2019 - 9:05 AM

The film is not about the Philippines, even though some of the most important events of that incredible journey happened in this archipelago

CrystalSky Multimedia to ‘reevaluate’ the release of ‘Elcano and Magellan’ film in PH

Nov 08, 2019 - 6:22 PM

The film drew flak from Filipinos for its depiction of Ferdinand Magellan and Lapu-Lapu

REEVALUATING. The Philippine distibutor for Spanish-made film 'Elcano & Magellan' is reevaluating the film before it screens in Philippine cinemas. Image from Dibulitoon

Cinema One Originals entry 'Metamorphosis' gets R-16 rating from MTRCB

Nov 07, 2019 - 6:28 PM

The movie – about an intersex person – had originally been given an X-rating, meaning it would not be screened in cinemas

Superheroes vs cinema? Martin Scorsese's 'art' row splits Hollywood

Nov 07, 2019 - 5:08 PM

The rejection of film's highest-grossing franchise has provoked debate in Hollywood about what constitutes 'art,' and who gets to define it

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: ENDGAME..L to R: War Machine/James Rhodey (Don Cheadle) and Hawkeye/Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner)..Photo: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2019

Let it go? Disney thaws 'Frozen' for blockbuster sequel

Nov 07, 2019 - 12:20 PM

Queen Elsa and Princess Anna return in 'Frozen II', which explores the royal family's backstory

'Dead Kids,' 'The Two Popes' to debut at Cinema One Originals Film Fest

Nov 06, 2019 - 2:37 PM

The two Netflix originals will be screened at the Cinema One Originals Film Fest that will run from November 13 to 17

DEAD KIDS. The movie, the first Filipino Netflix original, makes its premiere at the Cinema One Originals Film Festival. Image courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: 'The Two Popes' full trailer is here

Nov 06, 2019 - 1:22 PM

Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce star in the upcoming film by 'City of God' director Fernando Meirelles

THE TWO POPES. Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce play Pope Benedict and Cardinal Bergoglio, the would-be Pope Francis in the upcoming film. Photo courtesy of Netflix

WATCH: First trailer for 'Write about Love'

Nov 06, 2019 - 11:44 AM

The movie is TBA Studios' entry to the Metro Manila Film Festival 2019

Darryl Yap's 'Tililing' won't be restricted to just one genre

Nov 06, 2019 - 11:05 AM

The film stars Gina Pareño, Baron Gesiler, Donnalyn Bartolome, and Chad Kinis

WATCH: FX and BBC put a grittier spin on ’A Christmas Carol’ in first trailer

Nov 05, 2019 - 12:39 PM

Charles Dickens' Christmas classic takes a darker turn in the upcoming TV adaptation by 'Peaky Blinders' creator Steven Knight

For theaters, rise of streaming is a movie they've seen before

Nov 03, 2019 - 7:15 PM

Many in the theater industry don't see streaming as anymore of a game-changer than other home-based offerings were in their heyday

(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 22, 2012 a worker swaps out the billboard marking the opening of "The Hunger Games" on March 22, 2012 at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York. - In the popular conscience, movie theaters are sometimes lumped in with department stores and newspapers as examples of traditional businesses that have struggled in the Internet era. But while many single-screen venues have shut down as multiplexes have been built, the numbers overall do not show a dying industry. (Photo by Don EMMERT / AFP)

Difference and sameness: Representation matters in a film like 'Isa Pa, With Feelings'

Nov 03, 2019 - 6:47 PM

What inspired the movie 'Isa Pa, With Feelings' in the first place?

REPRESENTATION. Carlo Aquino and Maine Mendoza star in this Black Sheep production. Still from the movie trailer

‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ review: A fun ride

Nov 03, 2019 - 10:27 AM

'Dark Fate' doesn’t make the mistake of being overly complicated

'Ant-Man 3' moves forward with original director

Nov 02, 2019 - 2:01 PM

'Ant-Man 3' is officially in the works, with director Peyton Reed of the first and second 'Ant-Man' at the helm once again

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ sequel coming in April 2022

Nov 02, 2019 - 11:20 AM

The Oscar-winning animated feature is getting a part two, and our Spidey senses are tingling with excitement!

‘Hellcome Home’ review: It gets better

Nov 01, 2019 - 1:52 PM

'Hellcome Home' doesn’t end as prettily

Ateneo PAIR screens 'Hello, Love, Goodbye' to bring home an OFW

Oct 31, 2019 - 8:55 PM

Proceeds from the November 7 screening will go to Ateneo Project for Asian and International Relations' initiative to fund an overseas Filipino worker's trip home for the Christmas season. The screening is open to the public.

'Game of Thrones' creators withdraw from 'Star Wars' trilogy

Oct 30, 2019 - 8:54 AM

David Benioff and D.B Weiss say they want to focus on their Netflix work – a deal signed after they agreed to work on the 'Star Wars' trilogy

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 26: D. B. Weiss (L) and David Benioff present the Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year onstage at the 2018 British Academy Britannia Awards presented by Jaguar Land Rover and American Airlines at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 26, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images for BAFTA LA/AFP

WATCH: 'The Grudge' is back with first nightmare-inducing trailer

Oct 29, 2019 - 11:53 AM

Thought you'd seen the last of 'The Grudge?'

‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ review: Double dead, only slightly amusing

Oct 28, 2019 - 11:15 AM

'Double Tap', while unnecessary, is a harmless and merry little sequel

'Unforgettable' review: Incessantly enchanting

Oct 27, 2019 - 9:49 AM

Simplicity is a tool the film doesn’t take for granted

UNFORGETTABLE. Sarah Geronimo is undoubtedly the star in this movie. Screenshot from the trailer

Matteo Guidicelli is the new Pedro Penduko

Oct 23, 2019 - 3:39 PM

The movie will now be known as 'Penduko' with Jason Paul Laxamana as director

FAST FACTS: The big 4 of Philippine Cinema's 'Golden Era'

Oct 22, 2019 - 5:30 PM

Before Viva Films, Star Cinema, and Regal Entertainment Inc, there was Sampaguita Pictures, Premiere Productions, LVN Pictures, and Lebran Pictures

'Maleficent' sequel tops North America box office but underwhelms

Oct 22, 2019 - 11:55 AM

'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' debuts as number one but still falls short of box office expectations, earning only $36.9 million with a projection of $45 million

WATCH: Final 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' trailer

Oct 22, 2019 - 10:59 AM

Are you ready for 'The Rise of Skywalker?'

QCinema 2019 movie reviews: 'Babae at Baril', 'Cleaners,' and 'Kaaway sa Sulod'

Oct 21, 2019 - 7:30 AM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz reviews the 3 movies in the QCinema Festival 2019

[OPINION] An 'Abominable' problem: When Chinese money takes over company values

Oct 20, 2019 - 8:30 PM

As 'South Park' character Stan Marsh said, 'Anyone who betrays their ideals just to make money in China isn't worth a lick of spit'

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ review: Unnecessary evil

Oct 20, 2019 - 6:30 PM

The film stumbles in its desire to break away from fable and into blockbuster territory

'Abominable' also blocked in Malaysia over South China Sea map

Oct 20, 2019 - 1:17 PM

'Universal has decided not to make the censor cut required by the Malaysian censor board and as such will not be able to release the film in Malaysia,' says its distributor United International Pictures Malaysia

BLOCKED. The movie does not make the censorship cut of Malaysia's authorities. Still courtesy of Columbia Pictures

‘Isa Pa, With Feelings’ review: Sweet and simple love

Oct 19, 2019 - 7:40 PM

'It doesn’t cheat its way towards its happy endings. All the emotions it conjures feel sincere and authentic.'

ISA PA. Carlo Aquino and Maine Mendoza star in this Black Sheep production. Still from the movie trailer

Mikhail Red’s ‘Dead Kids’ to premiere on Netflix soon

Oct 18, 2019 - 2:49 PM

The film is the first Netflix Original from the Philippines

DEAD KIDS. The film is set to premiere on Netflix soon. Photo from Instagram.com/red_mikhail

Kanye West drops short trailer for Imax film 'Jesus is King'

Oct 18, 2019 - 9:45 AM

The rapper's upcoming Imax film will feature 'songs arranged by West in the gospel tradition' and will bring his performance series of gospel choirs 'to life'

MMFF announces last 4 official films in 2019 festival

Oct 16, 2019 - 8:19 PM

'Mindanao,' 'Write About Love', '3pol Trobol Huli Ka Balbon' and 'Culion' compete the festival lineup

'Joker' tops North American box office for second week

Oct 15, 2019 - 4:33 PM

'Joker' gets the last laugh once again, dominating the box office on its second weekend with $55.9 million

WATCH: A new trailer for 'Lady and the Tramp' remake is out

Oct 15, 2019 - 1:57 PM

The film premieres on Disney's upcoming streaming platform, Disney+

LADY AND THE TRAMP. The remake of the classic Disney film is set to premiere on Disney+. Screenshot from YouTube.com/DisneyMovieTrailers

Zoe Kravitz will be playing Catwoman in upcoming 'The Batman'

Oct 15, 2019 - 9:51 AM

'The Batman' is set to hit theaters in 2021

MEET YOUR CATWOMAN. Zoe Kravitz is set to play the iconic character. Photo from Zoe Kravitz's Instagram

Animated film 'Abominable' pulled in Vietnam over China's 9-dash line in map

Oct 14, 2019 - 4:44 PM

The U-shaped line appears on a map of the South China Sea in a scene in the film, which is about a Chinese teenager helping a yeti return to his home on Mount Everest

REVOKED. Vietnam revokes the license of 'Abominable' over a controversial scene. Still courtesy of Columbia Pictures

LIST: Winners, PMPC Star Awards for Television 2019

Oct 14, 2019 - 1:28 PM

'The General's Daughter' wins Best Primetime TV Series

General Miguel Malvar's descendants divided over movie starring Pacquiao

Oct 13, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Was Pacquiao the right choice for the role?

‘Gemini Man’ review: Bored identities

Oct 13, 2019 - 4:44 PM

'Gemini Man' mistakes somberness with seriousness