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Oro: Dugo ang kulay ng ginto – movie review

Here’s a review I wrote for CBCP CINEMA. Read full ratings and details here. Hindi lahat ng kumikinang ay ginto—sa Oro, ang obrang pambato ni Alvin Yapan sa MMFF 2016—”dugo ang kulay ng ginto”. Ang Oro ay isang malikhain at … Continue reading

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What makes a man? Big Game, the movie, shows us.

Finn Oskari (Onni Tommila) faces what every Finnish boy dreams of on the eve of his 13th birthday: to prove himself a man by surviving a day and a night in the wilds, catch game, and do his father proud. … Continue reading

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She’s Dating the Gangster. Tagalog movie review.

“Pagmamahal at hindi takot ang nagbibigay buhay.” Galit si Kenneth (Daniel Padilla) sa ama niyang si Kenji (Richard Gomez) dahil akala niya hindi siya minahal nito, at naging malungkot ang buhay ng kanyang yumaong ina. Pero nagkukumahog siya ngayong papunta … Continue reading

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Noah – A movie review

“He speaks to you. You have to trust that he speaks in a way that you can understand.” If you are expecting a peaceful, colourful, biblical story of your childhood, do not go see Noah, the 2014 movie. Noah (Russell … Continue reading

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Starting Over Again. A movie review.

Napanood mo na ba ang Starting Over Again? Heto po ang aking masasabi tungkol sa box-office hit na hanggang ngayon ay pinipilahan pa rin: Ang Starting Over Again ay kwento ng bawat isa na nagmahal, nangarap, nagsikap, natakot, nagkamali, nasaktan, … Continue reading

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Pedro Calungsod, a movie review

Pedro Calungsod: Batang Martir is a biographical picture of the second Filipino saint who is put to death for his faith. Pedro Calungsod (Rocco Nacino), a young catechist, leaves his Visayan native soil to join Spanish Jesuit priest Fr. Diego … Continue reading

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