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)

Mga Anino ng Kahapon

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.78 (9 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer / Director: Alvin Yapan Cast: Agot Isidro, TJ Trinidad, Carlo Cruz, Carl Acosta, Upeng Fernandez Synopsis: The film explores the varying degrees, forms and issues of surveillance (the feeling of being policed) which are the heart of the relationship and conflict of a schizophrenia patient and caregiver, … Continue reading Mga Anino ng Kahapon

Sana Dati

Verdict: Essential Viewing Pinoy Rebyu Score: 4.63 (15 ratings) Genre: Drama Writer/Director: Jerrold Tarog Cast: Paulo Avelino, Lovi Poe, Benjamin Alves, Ria Garcia, TJ Trinidad Synopsis: Andrea (Lovi Poe) is to be married to former politician Robert (TJ Trinidad). The couple, along with friends and family, assembles at a hotel to do just that. But the arrival of videographer Dennis (Paulo … Continue reading Sana Dati

The Road

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.34 (19 ratings) Genre: Horror Writer/Director: Yam Laranas Cast: Barbie Forteza, Carmina Villaroel, Marvin Agustin, Rhian Ramos, TJ Trinidad Synopsis: A twelve-year-old cold case is reopened when three teens are missing in an abandoned road. In the course of the investigation, deeper and gruesome stories of adbuction and murders … Continue reading The Road

Deadline

Verdict: Value for Money Pinoy Rebyu Score: 3.00 (4 ratings) Genre: Drama Director: Joel Lamangan Writer: Bonifacio Ilagan Cast: Tirso Cruz III, TJ Trinidad, Lovi Poe, Allen Dizon, Ina Feleo Synopsis: Ross Rivera (TJ Trinidad), a writer whose cynicism has converted him into a government apologist, is suddenly forced to reassess his role as journalist … Continue reading Deadline