Review: “Only God Forgives” (2013, Nicholas Winding Refn) – by Ian Vicencio

RATING: 2/10 Director: Nicholas Winding Refn Cast: Ryan Gosling, Kirsten Scott Thomas, Vithaya Pansrigarm, Gordon Brown, Yayaying Rhatha Phongam, Tom Burke Screenplay: Nicholas Winding Refn Wow, where to even start? First off, I would just like to say that I had very high expectations for “Only God Forgives”. Nicolas Winding Refn did an amazing job on Drive, I…

CINEMALAYA 2013: “Rekorder” (2013, Mikhail Red) – Review by Hipster Marius

RATING: 7/10 Director: Mikhail Red Cast: Ronnie Quizon, Suzette Ranillo, Earl Ignacio, Abe Pagtama, Mike Lloren, Joe Gruta & Belinda Mariano Screenplay: Mikhail Red & Ian Victoriano Director Mikhail Red’s first feature film, “Rekorder” is the kind of film that leaves the audience a question with an answer that doesn’t come too easily. “Rekorder” is not a film…