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Review: Citizen Jake is every Filipino

MANILA, Philippines — No one would dare say "Citizen Jake" was coward and passive; not with its unflinching observations of the current political climate; no.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: philstar philstarMar 14th, 2018

Review: Citizen Jake is every Filipino

MANILA, Philippines — No one would dare say "Citizen Jake" was coward and passive; not with its unflinching observations of the current political climate; no.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018

Citizen Jake: Of fathers and sons

By Menchu Aquino Sarmiento Movie Review Citizen Jake Directed by Mike de Leon FILIPINO FILM auteur Mike de Leon’s varied oeuvre spans musical screwball comedy (Kakabakaba Ka Ba, 1980), dark twisted psychodrama (Kisapmata, 1981), the inspiring politicization of once complacent religious during Marcos martial law (Sister Stella L., 1984), and the harrowing indictment of the […] The post Citizen Jake: Of fathers and sons appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

June 12 treat: ‘Halimaw,’ ‘Citizen Jake,’ ‘Respeto’ screenings at Cinema Centenario

It's not too late for people to watch three well-regarded new Filipino films. OnJune 12, a holiday, the 12oth anniversary of Philippine Independence, Lav Diaz's "Ang Panahon ng Halimaw," Mike de Leon's "Citizen Jake," and Treb Monteras' "Respeto" will be screened one after the other:1 p.m.("Halimaw");8:30 p.m.("Citizen Jake"); and11 p.m.("Respeto") at the 65-seater Cinema Centenario,95 Maginhawa St., Quezon City. The ties that bind these unusual films---aside from having been made by maverick directors Diaz, De Leon, and Monteras---are their personal views on the effects of martial rule in the Philippines. "Halimaw" runs for over four hours, but it's a holiday anyway,...Keep on reading: June 12 treat: ‘Halimaw,’ ‘Citizen Jake,’ ‘Respeto’ screenings at Cinema Centenario.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

‘Citizen Jake’ gets an R-13

Here's less stressful news from the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB), for a change. The MTRCB has given "Citizen Jake," the comeback movie of acclaimed filmmaker Mike de Leon, an R-13 rating, no cuts---meaning teenagers, high-school and college students can watch it. That's good news for the people behind the film, which has earned rave reviews from a number of critics. De Leon later issued this statement, which was posted to the film's official Facebook page: "We would like to express our deepest gratitude to all those who have supported and are still supporting 'Citizen Jake.' We would also like to thank the viewing committee that rated the film...Keep on reading: ‘Citizen Jake’ gets an R-13.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 15th, 2018

The anger of Jake Herrera

Film review: Citizen Jake.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 16th, 2018

PH-China, SC justice applicants, Passport slots | Evening wRap

  Today on Rappler: Drilon urges Duterte to review 'appeasement policy' towards China . Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said he doesn't care if Filipino fishermen are allowed to fish Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal out of China's  "goodwill,"  as what matters is that they now have access to the shoal's resources. What are the elements of freedom of expression? This was the question asked ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

June 12 treat: Halimaw, Citizen Jake, Respeto screenings at Cinema Centenario

'Halimaw' runs for over four hours, but it's a holiday anyway, and there's time for an unhurried meal and a few drinks on Maginhawa food row before going back to the cozy Centen.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

Max will work with Mike again in a heartbeat

Quite understandably, actress Max Collins would rather steer clear of the raging cyberskirmish between "Citizen Jake" coworkers, filmmaker Mike de Leon and costar Atom Araullo. She would rather not comment, she told the Inquirer. Suffice it to say that misunderstandings are par for the course in the business of show. "It's unfortunate. Movie sets are very stressful. I had been in situations that were far more nerve-wracking. What happened was nothing out of the ordinary." The GMA 7 talent explained: "A director has his vision and everyone must cooperate to attain that goal and, on a movie set, there are so many people who need to work together to create a masterpiece." Eye-o...Keep on reading: Max will work with Mike again in a heartbeat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

Giyerang Atom at Direk Mike, ’di gimik -- Max

“IT was awesome,” ang sagot ni Max Collins nang tanungin kung kumusta katrabaho ang legendary Mike de Leon sa pelikulang Citizen Jake. “It was really fun, it was really inspiring because he really works differently from other directors that I’ve worked with. He’s very meticulous about the set. It was….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

Why we can’t all be Citizen Jake

“Citizen Jake” is the reclusive auteur Mike de Leon’s first film in 18 years, which makes it a landmark in itself and with a reputation that precedes it......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2018

Gabby, ayaw makisawsaw sa giyerang Atom-Direk Mike

AYAW makisawsaw ni Gabby Eigenmann sa rift ng direktor niya sa Citizen Jake na si Mike de Leon at co-star niya sa movie na si Atom Aurallo. “Just let them be. Ayokong makialam,” ang sambit niya nang matanong namin siya sa block screening ng movie na sponsored ng talent management….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2018

Solenn Heussaff calls on cinemas to keep Citizen Jake

I hope the cinemas keep Citizen Jake longer in the theaters and wish for pinoys to watch it. There is some sad reality to it that all you can do is laugh at some parts. Such a great film. Congrats.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

In Focus: Acting Newbie Atom Araullo Spills What Went Inside His Head While Filming Citizen Jake

"Some might not even be rooting for me and I should be okay with that.”.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Sister Fox: Whatever happens, my heart is with the Filipino people

Australian missionary Patricia Fox on Wednesday said she welcomes the idea of becoming a Filipino citizen after the House of Representatives’ Makabayan bloc filed a bill, which seeks to grant her Filipino citizenship......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Mike de Leon responds to Atom Araullo over differences, ‘Citizen Jake’

And the spat between "Citizen Jake" director and lead actor continues......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Atom Araullo breaks silence after Citizen Jake director s tirades

MANILA, Philippines – Journalist-turned-movie-actor Atom Araullo broke his silence on Wednesday, May 30 – more than a week after director Mike de Leon said on Facebook that the Citizen Jake star "disappointed him... not as an actor but as a person." On his personal Facebook account, Atom said he deliberately chose ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Citizen Jake and the Past That Won t Let Itself Be Damned

I do not know much, I'm just an ordinary viewer after all. I only felt tremors of what should have been an earth-shattering experience. Citizen Jake (2018). I fancied a much more complex plot,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Atom Araullo on journalism, celebrity, and what he learned from Citizen Jake

MANILA, Philippines – These days, Atom Araullo seems to be on a steady trajectory towards stardom. Just this year, the GMA presenter starred in a McDonald’s campaign set in Marawi, made his big-screen acting debut in Citizen Jake, and, most recently, is set to appear in a commercial for Cherifer ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Atom naipit sa tunay na dahilan

MUKHANG flop ang unang pelikulang pinagbidahan ni Atom Araullo. Umpisa pa lang, marami nang isyung kinasangkutan ang kanyang movie na Citizen Jake. Una, hindi ito nakasama sa Magic 8 ng nakaraang Metro Manila Film Festival. There was so much hype from the start of its filming as this was megged….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Cheap gimmick

HINDI sasagot si Atom Araullo kay Direk Mike de Leon kahit ano pa ang mga sinabi ng director laban sa kanya. Ayaw ni Atom na isipin ng tao na cheap gimik iyon para pag-usapan ang Citizen Jake, kaya tuluy-tuloy lang siya sa trabaho. Ang tiyak, sa kinalabasan ng debut movie….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 27th, 2018