Best Performances of the Decade So Far (Nos. 60-41)

Chynna Ortaleza, #Y (2014) Character: Abbie, a frazzled suicide hotline operator who is befriended by her caller Ortaleza’s amiable turn as a hotline operator who goes out of her way to reach out to a troubled teen is a collective wish-fulfillment for our longing for genuine connection in an age of normalized fleeting, often hollow, … Continue reading Best Performances of the Decade So Far (Nos. 60-41)

Dagitab

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.98 (25 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Giancarlo Abrahan V Cast: Eula Valdez, Nonie Buencamino, Martin del Rosario, Sandino Martin, Max Eigenmann Synopsis: While the marriage of two professors is on the verge of falling apart, the woman is dragged into a scandal involving a young student. On the other hand, the man falls in … Continue reading Dagitab

Amorosa

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.33 (12 ratings) Genre: Horror Director: Topel Lee Cast: Angel Aquino, Enrique Gil, Martin del Rosario, Empress, Carlo Aquino, Ejay Falcon, Jane Oineza, Franco Daza, Nico Antonio, Jairus Aquino, Mosang, Richard Quan, Xyriel Manabat Synopsis:  Years ago, Amorosa (Angel Aquino), her husband, and her two boys Amiel and Rommel (Martin del Rosario … Continue reading Amorosa

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

The Adventures of Pureza: Queen of the Riles

Verdict: Do Something Else Pinoy Rebyu Score: 1.62 (8 ratings) Genre: Comedy Director: Soxie Topacio Writers: Gina Marissa Tagasa-Gil, Enrico Santos Cast: Melai Cantiveros, Martin del Rosario, Jason Francisco, Bianca Manalo, Gina Pareño, Joem Bascon, Nico Antonio, Bekimon Synopsis: A kind-hearted young woman who lives in a slum by the rails does everything she can … Continue reading The Adventures of Pureza: Queen of the Riles