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)

10,000 Hours

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.30 (11 ratings) Genre: Action Director: Joyce Bernal Writers: Ryllah Epifania Berico, Keiko Aquino Cast: Robin Padilla, Pen Medina, Michael de Mesa, Bela Padilla, Mylene Dizon, Carla Humphries, Alden Richards, Joem Bascon Synopsis: Senator Gabriel Alcaraz (Robin Padilla) is preparing to deliver a privilege speech alleging corruption in the highest levels of government. On his … Continue reading 10,000 Hours

Himala Ngayon

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.75 (4 ratings) Genre: Documentary Writers/Directors: Sari Lluch Dalena and Keith Sicat Cast/Interviewees: Ishmael Bernal, Nora Aunor, Ricky Lee, Charo Santos-Concio, Imee Marcos, Racquel Villavicencio, Joel Lamangan, Ellen Ongkeko-Marfil, Benjie Garcia, Denni Cid, Sergio Lobo, Spanky Manikan, Gigi Duenas-De Beaupre, Ama Quiambao, Pen Medina, Vangie Labalan, Aura Mijares, Lem Garcellano, Richard Arellano, Joe … Continue reading Himala Ngayon

Kamera Obskura

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.20 (20 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Raymond Red Writers: Raymond Red and Pen Medina Cast:  Pen Medina, Joel Torre, Nanding Josef, Abe Pagtama, Irene Gabriel, Ping Medina, Suzette Ranillo, Lou Veloso, Archie Adamos, Mads Nicolas, Sue Prado Synopsis:  The narrative plays with the idea of a retro-futurist world where a prisoner locked … Continue reading Kamera Obskura