Best Performances of the Decade So Far (2010 to 2014)

Performance has always been one of Philippine cinema’s most popular film elements. We know, of course, that it is just but one of myriad components that make up a film. Yet when we watch movies, we tend to ask “Who’s in it?” rather than “Who made it?” Still, no one would argue that actors can make … Continue reading Best Performances of the Decade So Far (2010 to 2014)

Separados

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.15 (17 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: GB Sampedro Writers: Enrique V. Ramos, GB Sampedro Cast: Victor Neri, Ricky Davao, Jason Abalos, Anjo Yllana, Erik Santos, Alfred Vargas, Ritz Azul, Angel Jacob, Melissa Mendez, Althea Vega, Sharmaine Arnaiz, Iwa Moto, Diana Zubiri, Sue Prado, Menggie Cobarrubias, Cris Pastor, K-La Rivera, Rhea Lim, Jace Flores, … Continue reading Separados

Hustisya

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.44 (17 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Joel Lamangan Writer: Ricardo Lee Cast: Nora Aunor, Rocco Nacino, Rosanna Roces, Sunshine Dizon, Gardo Versoza, Chynna Ortaleza, Jeric Gonzales, Romnick Sarmenta, Jaime Pebanco, Tony Mabesa, Miles Kanapi, Sue Prado, John Rendez, Chanel Latorre, Angela Ruiz, Menggie Cobarrubias Synopsis: A foul-mouthed woman fights for her soul in the … Continue reading Hustisya

Liars

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.56 (9 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Gil Portes Writer: Senedy Que Cast: Alessandra de Rossi, John Michael Bunapos, Jan Harley Hicana, Jim Rocky Tangco, Cris Villanueva, Arnold Reyes, Richard Quan, Sue Prado, Nanding Josef, Ping Medina, Dax Alejandro, Benjie Felipe, Tony Marino, Jess Evardone, Princess Manzon, CJ Mangahis Synopsis: Based on a real-life sports scandal, … Continue reading Liars

Paglaya sa Tanikala

Verdict: Do Something Else Pinoy Rebyu Score: 1.88 (4 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Michael Angelo Dagñalan Writers: Michael Angelo Dagñalan, Ma-an Asuncion Cast: Matteo Guidicelli, Micko Laurente, Nicco Manalo, Jaime Fabregas, Sue Prado, Marife Necesito, Garry Lim, Lui Villaruz, Clarence Delgado Synopsis: The film tells the story of a young street urchin (Laurente) forced into stealing for a gang of degenerates. He is found … Continue reading Paglaya sa Tanikala

Mamay Umeng

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.85 (10 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Dwein Baltazar Cast: Gerry Adeva, Sue Prado, Crizzalyn Enriquez Synopsis: Mamay Umeng, an 84-year-old man living in the quaint province of Pinagbayanan, San Juan, Batangas, wants nothing more than to end his long life. But Death always eludes him; it is a never-ending game of hide and seek, to … Continue reading Mamay Umeng

Baybayin

Verdict: Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: 2.80 (9 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Auraeus Solito Cast: Assunta de Rossi, Alessandra de Rossi, Adrian Sebastian, Mon Confiado, Sue Prado Synopsis: Baybayin is set in the pristine coast of El Nido, Palawan. It tells the story of two half sisters (played by real-life siblings Assunta and Alessandra de Rossi) who fall in love … Continue reading Baybayin

Mga Dayo

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.13 (15 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Julius Sotomayor Cena Cast: Olga Natividad, Sue Prado, Janela Buhain, Brandon Muna, Charlene Baes Leffler, Louella Camaganacan, Aaron Agsalud, Vicky Flor Synopsis: Guam, U.S.A.  Thursday, November 24, Thanksgiving Day. Alex (Sue Prado), a local newspaper photographer, gets into a “green card marriage” with her good friend James, a Guam-born … Continue reading Mga Dayo

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

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