SPOILER WARNING: THIS MOVIE IS ABOUT A SAINT WHOSE BIO IS ALL OVER THE NET (CATHOLICISM HAS SURVIVED THIS LONG BECAUSE IT TELLS AWESOME STORIES, REPETITIVELY.) BUT IF YOU’RE SERIOUSLY ANTI-SPOILER, STOP READING, COME BACK WHEN YOU’VE SEEN THE MOVIE. 1. two ateneans walk into a cinema to watch a movie about the jesuit knight. of course […]
sinong gustong pumunta ng la mesa dam? go cliff-hanging? bike like a boss? Lakbay2Love lang katapat niyan.
For an actual review, without spoilers, check out PJ Oliveria’s take at Nood.ph. For my random thoughts, obfuscated but with spoilers, read on: (Trailer) Oh cool, exploding people. Very cool. (Trailer) I love Darna’s burning hair. Love it. Daragang Magayon. I don’t think he’s hoeing right…but where’s the body? It’s a dog eat dog world. Have […]
i often tell people that i don’t watch Pinoy films, but it’s only partially true. i don’t usually seek them out, but i do watch them. in fact, there was a time in my life that i was actually obliged to traipse to the cinema every MMFF season because i had to review the films […]
i watched ep VII yesterday. still haven’t processed it. but my friend sent this review to me today, and i totally agree. damn it. haha.
I’ve never seen a single TV episode of The Man From U.N.C.L.E., but when I saw the movie trailer for its big-screen origin story, I just had to go buy a ticket. Sexy mad men in snazzy suits or bomber jacket and turtleneck pairings. Glamorous femmes fatales in chic outfits, perfectly dolled up with extensive falsies and piled-on bling. […]
i liked the movie. i liked the style of it, the contrast between the vast outside spaces and the claustrophobic hidden ground where AI and human interact. i liked the natural pivots of the narrative, the pithy philosophical bombs dropped here and there for the audience to pick up and chew on. (ever tried eating […]