Best Performances of the Decade So Far (Nos. 80-61)

Jess Mendoza, The Natural Phenomenon of Madness (2011) Character: Unnamed, a young man forced to reckon with the consequences of a past crime he committed How can you make viewers interested in a rapist character? First you ensure that the character is multidimensional enough to warrant attention, and then you cast an actor sensitive enough … Continue reading Best Performances of the Decade So Far (Nos. 80-61)

Ang Bagong Dugo

Verdict: Do Something Else Pinoy Rebyu Score: 1.83 (3 ratings) Genre: Action Director: Val Iglesias Writer: Angelito San Jose Cast: Joem Bascon, Mark Gil, Dick Israel, Roi Vinzon, Monsour del Rosario, Alma Concepcion, Efren Reyes Synopsis: Ang Bagong Dugo kicks off with Anong (Joem Bascon) attempting an assassination in broad daylight. After a brief chase, he's arrested and sent off to prison. … Continue reading Ang Bagong Dugo

Seduction

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.61 (9 ratings) Genre: Drama, Romance Director: Peque Gallaga Writer: Aloy Adlawan Cast: Richard Gutierrez, Sarah Lahbati, Solenn Heussaff, Al Tantay, Jay Manalo, Jon Orlando, Mark Gil, Yayo Aguila Synopsis: Fireman Ram (Richard Gutierrez) is having trouble saving up the money to pay for his dad’s kidney transplant. While trying to find the money, he … Continue reading Seduction

Mariposa sa Hawla ng Gabi

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.75 (8 ratings) Genre: Drama, Suspense Writer/Director: Richard Somes Cast: Erich Gonzalez, Alfred Vargas, Mark Gil, Joel Torre, Maria Isabel Lopez, Rez Cortez, John Lapuz Synopsis: Set in 1994, Mariposa sa Hawla ng Gabi is about an innocent woman named Maya (Erich Gonzales) who sets off for Manila to find her long-lost sister. But her harmless … Continue reading Mariposa sa Hawla ng Gabi

The Healing

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.20 (25 ratings) Genre: Drama, Horror Director: Chito Roño Writer: Roy Iglesias and Chito Roño Cast: Vilma Santos, Robert Arevalo, Martin del Rosario, Kim Chiu, Janice de Belen, Mark Gil, Pokwang Synopsis:  Seth (Vilma Santos) takes her stroke-stricken father (Robert Arevalo) to see a faith healer. The next day, he miraculously recovers from his … Continue reading The Healing

Corazon: Ang Unang Aswang

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.56 (24 ratings) Genre: Drama, Suspense Writers: Richard Somes and Jerry Gracio Director: Richard Somes Cast: Erich Gonzales, Derek Ramsay, Mark Gil, Tetchie Agbayani, Jeffrey Quizon, Maria Isabel Lopez, Bodjie Pascua, Mon Confiado, Mosang, Dan Alvaro, Sharlene San Pedro, Ermie Concepcion, Sue Prado, Laiza Comia Synopsis: The film is set just after … Continue reading Corazon: Ang Unang Aswang

Tahanan

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.50 (3 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Krizzie Syfu Writers: Krizzie Syfu, Ramon Prieto and Jason Gloria Cast: Lauren Young, Mark Gil, Angelina Kanapi, Sabrina Man, Miguell Tanfelix, Khen Aldovino Synopsis: Samantha Benitez (Lauren Young), a college student, goes on a journey to find inner peace in the company … Continue reading Tahanan