Ibong Adarna: A Pinoy Adventure

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.21 (7 ratings) Genre: Adventure Director: Jun Urbano Writers: Jun Urbano, Angelo Hernandez Cast: Rocco Nacino, Leo Martinez, Joel Torre, Angel Aquino, Benjie Paras, Lilia Cuntapay, Patricia Fernandez, Ronnie Lazaro Synopsis: Sultan Mabait (Joel Torre) rules over a small kingdom of warring tribes. His scheming brother Datu Mangimbot (Leo Martinez) asks a witch to place a … Continue reading Ibong Adarna: A Pinoy Adventure

So It’s You

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.25 (4 ratings) Genre: Romance, Comedy Writer/Director: Jun Lana Cast: Carla Abellana, JC de Vera, Tom Rodriguez, Joey Marquez, Arlene Muhlach, Leo Martinez, Paolo Ballesteros, Bangs Garcia, Kevin Santos, Gee Canlas, Marc Justine Alvarez Synopsis: Lira (Carla Abellana) was left at the altar by her fiancee Tony (JC de Vera). Cobbler Goryo (Tom Rodriguez) has … Continue reading So It’s You

Boy Golden: Shoot to Kill

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.54 (12 ratings) Genre: Action Director: Chito Roño Writers: Catherine Camarillo, Guelan Luarca, E.R. Ejercito Cast: Jeorge Estregan, KC Concepcion, John Estrada, Tonton Gutierrez, Leo Martinez, Gloria Sevilla, Eddie Garcia Synopsis: The film is very, very loosely based on the life of Arturo Porcura (Jeorge Estregan). Once upon a time, he was known as … Continue reading Boy Golden: Shoot to Kill

On the Job

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.29 (28 ratings) Genre: Action, Drama Director: Erik Matti Writers: Erik Matti and Michiko Yamamoto Cast: Joel Torre, Gerald Anderson, Piolo Pascual, Joey Marquez, Angel Aquino, Michael de Mesa, Leo Martinez, Shaina Magdayao, Empress Schuck, Vivian Velez, Rayver Cruz Synopsis: Tatang (Joel Torre) is a prison hitman: a convict occasionally set loose to kill someone … Continue reading On the Job

Alagwa

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.62 (4 ratings) Genre: Drama, Thriller Writer/Director: Ian Loreños Cast: Jericho Rosales, Bugoy Cariño, Leo Martinez, Carmen Soo, Smokey Manaloto Synopsis: Alagwa (Breakaway) is a film inspired by an urban legend in Chinatown, Manila about the disappearance of a Chinese-Filipino boy. Robert Lim (Rosales) is a travelling salesman, and a single parent who struggles … Continue reading Alagwa

Yakman D’ Gigil King

Verdict: Avoid at All Costs Pinoy Rebyu Score: 1.00 (2 ratings) Genre: Comedy Director: William Mayo Writer: Soxie Topacio Cast: Leo Martinez, Soxie Topacio, Meg Vargas, Katrina Espe, Ghen Gabriel, Vincent Daffalong, Dinky Doo, Danny “Brownie” Pansalin, Robert Miller, Amay Bisaya Synopsis: 50 year-old Yakie (Leo Martinez) doesn't have any problem attracting the attention of the ladies. But he's never been … Continue reading Yakman D’ Gigil King