Best Performances of the Decade So Far (20-11)

Mimi Juareza, Quick Change (2013) Character: Dorina Pineda, a transwoman running an illegal cosmetic-surgery business “The idiosyncratic Quick Change fields superlative portrayals from its whole ensemble, led by Mimi Juareza in an indelible, career-making performance.” – Rito Asilo “Mimi Juareza’s brave performance in Quick Change should make all gender-specific Best Actor/Best Actress categories irrelevant. As … Continue reading Best Performances of the Decade So Far (20-11)

Aparisyon

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.58 (24 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Vincent Sandoval Writers: Vincent Sandoval and Jerry Gracio Cast: Fides Cuyugan-Asensio, Mylene Dizon, Jodi Sta. Maria, Raquel Villavicencio Synopsis:  An act of brutal violence shatters a convent’s cloistered tranquility and brings the contrast between a life of sheltered faith and outside reality into sharp relief. As the sisters … Continue reading Aparisyon

Niño

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.50 (24 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Loy Arcenas Writer: Rody Vera Cast: Fides Cuyugan Asensio, Shamaine Buencamino, Tony Mabesa , Raquel Villavicencio, Art Acuna, Diana Malahay, Joaquin Valdes and introducing Jhizhelei Deocareza Synopsis: The film follows aging former opera star Celia, who fills her days by taking care of her … Continue reading Niño