Quote of the Week:

“Let’s face it, we were all once 3-year-olds who stood in the middle of the living room and everybody thought we were so adorable. Only some of us grow up and get paid for it.” – Meryl Streep  

I’m back from Vacation!

Driving Miss Daisy (1989) – Jessica Tandy and Morgan Freeman in the Best Picture winning drama. Hello! Sorry I’ve been so idle. The stormy weather and all the fun activities we had planned out during my weekend getaway took me away from blogging. But I’m back and I swear I’ll be consistent as ever! On another…

I’m going on vacation!

Charade (1963) – Mr. Grant spots Ms. Hepburn on the mountains. Hoping to find my own Audrey Hepburn while I’m on vacation, I just want to share with you all that I’m leaving for a couple of days. I’ll be back on Sunday night but I’m going on vacation up in the mountains for a weekend…

Review: Before Midnight (2013, Richard Linklater)

RATING: 9/10 Director: Richard Linklater Cast: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamous Davey-Fitzpatrick, Xenia Kalogeropoulou, Walter Lassally, Jennifer Prior, Charlotte Prior Screenplay: Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke, Julie Delphy & Kim Krizan After watching the last instalment of Richard Linklater’s “Before” series last night, I didn’t know what to think. Ultimately, I decided to sleep on it so I wouldn’t be…

“Before Midnight” Premiere at Greenbelt 3

Just got from the premiere of “Before Midnight”, brought to Manila by Reality Media. First I’d like to thank the company for inviting my to this very special movie going event. It’s great to see such a fine film (and the end of one of my favourite romances) hit the screens here in Manila because of you….

Review: Side Effects (2013, Steven Soderbergh)

RATING: 7/10 Director: Stephen Soderbergh Cast: Rooney Mara, Jude Law, Channing Tatum, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Polly Draper, Ann Dowd Screenplay: Scott Z. Burns So far in 2013 hasn’t offered us much mainstream films that include acting dynamites. But with “Side Effects”, director Stephen Soderbergh was able to deliver and pull out numerous outstanding performances from the ensemble of his…

Preparing myself for “Midnight”: Looking back at “Before Sunrise” (1995) and “Before Sunset” (2004).

Reality Multimedia, a boutique acquisition and media distribution company that acquires the exclusive rights to high quality and critically-acclaimed international films, brings the latest Linklater film, Before Midnight. I was lucky enough to be invited to the Premiere of “Before Midnight” tomorrow here in Manila, by Reality Multimedia. Word of mouth seems pretty good as of…

We’ve got a winner!

Congratulations to Rachel Bato! The winner of my first DVD giveaway The Philadelphia Story (1940): Two-Disc Special Edition. Keep coming back (probably next week) cause I’m giving away even more classics on original DVD! Here’s the answers, SHE GOT IT ALL RIGHT: 1.  Reese Witherspoon – Legally Blonde (2001) 2. Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games (2012) 3. Rachel McAdams – Mean Girls (2004)…

First DVD Giveaway: “The Philadelphia Story” (1940)

Only for Manila residences.  Hi everyone! So I’ve decided to do my first DVD give-away competition! First thing I’m giving out is one of my extra copies of the two disc SpecialEdition of the 1940 George Cukor classic “The Philadelphia Story”.  Trust me, every movie fan needs this film in their collection. It stars the…

Quote of the Week

“My whole life has been movies and religion. That’s it. Nothing else.” – Martin Scorsese