My Year in Review: 2018 Movie Edition

I normally watch more tv shows than movies, but I am very happy that I was able to watch a variety of different kinds of movies in 2018. I was able to watch movies that were released in 2018 and older, to Asian films. I also was able to watch more Filipino films than before, and was able to catch four of them during particular … Continue reading My Year in Review: 2018 Movie Edition

Movie Review: Pinay Beauty (Spoilers!)

Unlike the previous years, I’m glad that I was able to get a chance to watch some films at this year’s Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP) (Festival of Filipino Films). I decided to choose films that were a little bit different , and whose premises I found interesting. As you all know, the first PPP movie I watched this year was “We Will Not Die … Continue reading Movie Review: Pinay Beauty (Spoilers!)

Movie Review: We Will Not Die Tonight (Spoilers!)

Lately, Philippine action films have been serving up grit, grime, blood, and tough as nails action heroines. We had one in Anne Curtis’ Nina Manigan in “Buy Bust”, and here, in “We Will Not Die Tonight”, we have Erich Gonzales’ stuntwoman Kray. Shot in only eight days, this film has an interesting premise, a great lead in Gonzales, with some good fight sequences and interesting … Continue reading Movie Review: We Will Not Die Tonight (Spoilers!)

Movie Review: Birdshot (Spoilers!)

Recently, streaming giant Netflix has been quite aggressive in expanding their database by adding and acquiring Asian television shows and dramas. However, just a few days ago, Netflix made history once again by acquiring the critically acclaimed film “Birdshot”, making it the first Filipino piece of content to be added to the streaming giant’s huge media database, and their choice couldn’t have been more perfect. … Continue reading Movie Review: Birdshot (Spoilers!)