Ang Pagbabalat ng Ahas

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.12 (4 ratings) Genre: Comedy, Experimental Director: Timmy Harn Writers: Timmy Harn, Pam Miras Cast: Mervyn Brondial, Kay Brondial, Carl Sebastian Sanchez, Liza Lorena, Jaime Fabregas, Gio Alvarez, Ji-an Lachica, Sasi Casas, Rose Galvez, Miguel Reyes, Marija Vicente, Gino Javier, Rox Lee, Charles Salazar Synopsis: It is 1989. After losing his home, Allan Borromeo, together … Continue reading Ang Pagbabalat ng Ahas

Iskalawags

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.62 (4 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Keith Deligero Writers: Keith Deligero, Remton Zuasola, Gale Osorio, Erik Tuban (story) Cast: Kerwin Otida, Reynaldo Formentera, Windel Otida, Johnreil Lunzaga, Micko Maurillo, Mark Lourence Montalban, Dionne Monsanto, Jeric Raval Synopsis: One day, in the small  peaceful barrio of Malinawon, seven young punks who call themselves Iskalawags because of … Continue reading Iskalawags

Woman of the Ruins

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.62 (4 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Keith Sicat Cast: Alessandra de Rossi, Art Acuña, Chanel Latorre, Elizabeth Oropesa, Peque Gallaga, Moises Magisa, Joe Gruta, Rolando Inocencio Synopsis: Years after a catastrophic event, a woman presumed dead reappears on an island. Her return sparks religious fervor and fear among the inhabitants. * * … Continue reading Woman of the Ruins

Kabisera

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.08 (6 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Alfonso Torre III Writer: Alfonso Torre II, Vicente Groyon Cast: Joel Torre, Art Acuña, Bing Pimentel, Bernard Palanca, Ketchup Eusebio, Meryll Soriano Synopsis: While out fishing one day, Andres (Joel Torre) stumbles on to a couple of large boxes filled with meth just floating in the ocean. He hides them … Continue reading Kabisera

Alamat ni China Doll

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.78 (10 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Adolfo Alix, Jr. Writer: Lav Diaz Cast: Angelica Panganiban, Cesar Montano, Phillip Salvador, Anita Linda, Allan Paule, Evelyn Vargas Synopsis: Helen lives with her grandmother in an idyllic island down South. At 17, she is about to graduate from high school and start a new life. Things … Continue reading Alamat ni China Doll

Saturday Night Chills

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.50 (4 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Ian Loreños Cast: Rayver Cruz, Matteo Guidicelli, Joseph Marco, David Chua, Miko Raval Synopsis: Mark, Jeff and John seem to be stuck in their failed lives. Mark is working for his family's hardware store in Chinatown, Manila. John is a call-center agent in Makati. Jeff is a … Continue reading Saturday Night Chills

Shift

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.58 (6 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Siege Ledesma Cast: Yeng Constantino, Felix Roco, Alex Medina, Matt Valena Synopsis: Estela, a free-spirited call center slacker, is mentored by Trevor, a pragmatic senior agent. Their frequent interaction develops into an unconventional relationship that will challenge their deepest convictions. * * * Trailer:  Reviews: 4.5    … Continue reading Shift

Angustia

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.57 (7 ratings) Genre: Drama, Historical Writer/Director: Kristian Cordero Cast: Alex Medina, Jazmin Llana, Victor Loquias, Michelle Smith, Maria Isabel Lopez Synopsis: Don Victorino Fernandez, a secular priest who is also an avid collector of plants, is in Bicol to convert the Agta, natives who reside in the forests surrounding the towns, to … Continue reading Angustia

Islands

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.00 (8 ratings) Genre: Drama, Experimental Director: Whammy Alcazaren Writers: Whammy Alcazaren, Giancarlo Abrahan Cast: Luis Alandy, Benjamin Alves, Meryll Soriano, Alizon Andres, Donna Matibag, Daisy Matibag, Marita Zobel, Irma Adlawan, Jhizelei Deocariza, Peque Gallaga, Acey Aguilar, Anna Luna Synopsis: The film is primarily split up into three sections. In the first, an old … Continue reading Islands

Bendor

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.06 (8 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Ralston Jover Writers: Ralston Jover, Marizali Quitania Cast: Vivian Velez, Anna Luna, Sue Prado, Simon Ibarra, Evelyn Vargas, Lester Llansang, Sunshine Teodoro, Chanel Latorre, Apollo Abraham, Nico Antonio, Czarina Alcantara Synopsis: Bendor follows Blondie (Vivian Velez), a grandmother who makes her living selling all sorts of things, including abortifacient … Continue reading Bendor