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Two movies on Yamashita

On Dec. 8, 1945, The Manila Times reported that Gen......»»

Category: entertainmentSource: philstar philstarJan 13th, 2018

Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

Thailand's military government wants to control how movies portray the ordeal of the young soccer players and their heroic rescue from a flooded cave that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign filmmakers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News14 hr. 27 min. ago

Want to do movies? Directors Gino Santos, Carl Chavez teach you how

MANILA, Philippines – Filmmakers Gino Santos and Carl Chavez know a thing or two about making movies. Still young enough to be part of the millennial crowd, both in their 20s, Gino and Carl already have quite an impressive resume. Gino directed blockbuster hits Ex ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News16 hr. 53 min. ago

Five local films to watch this rainy season

The gloomy weather and relentless rain isa great hassle for most of us, but be honest, the suspension of classes or work is something you look forward to, because it at least affords you some downtime to do whatever you want while waiting the storm out. And if the weather has got you feeling in a binge-watching mood, don't worry, we've got the perfect list of movies to get you started. If you're one to indulge on the melancholic, longing sentiment that comes with the gray weather, here are some local films you can check out which beautifully capture that feeling. So prepare your blanket, some chips, maybe some tissues, and hit play. Sakaling Hindi Makarating Sakaling Hindi Makarat...Keep on reading: Five local films to watch this rainy season.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 18th, 2018

Shaquille O Neal wants to score more in movies

Shaquille O'Neal--PHOTO BY RUBEN V . NEPALES LOS ANGELES--Shaquille O'Neal wants to score more in movies. The retired Lakers player, considered one of the greatest in NBA history, wants t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 15th, 2018

Andanar defends planned airing of Chinese shows in PTV-4

COMMUNICATIONS Secretary Martin M. Andanar on Wednesday said the People’s Television Network (PTV-4), which he also heads, is ready to defend before the Senate its plan to air Filipino-dubbed Chinese shows and movies on the state-run channel......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

Ingmar Bergman, portrayer of inner demons, 100 years on

Ingmar Bergman, one of the most distinguished filmmakers of his generation whose melancholic work is often tough-to-digest but celebrated, still captivates audiences as much as he puts off his critics. July 14 would have been his 100th birthday. Born in 1918 in Uppsala, north of Stockholm, Bergman directed some 60 movies between 1946 and 2003, including "Cries and Whispers" (1972), "Scenes from a Marriage" (1974), "Autumn Sonata" (1978)and his trademark film "Fanny and Alexander" (1982). He died 11 years ago aged 89 in his home in Faro, a small island in the Baltic Sea whose coast is strewn with distinctly-shaped limestone rocks and shrubland, where his disturbing ...Keep on reading: Ingmar Bergman, portrayer of inner demons, 100 years on.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

South Korea approves rare screening of North Korea films

South Korea approved a rare screening of North Korean movies at a local film festival on Tuesday, as a diplomatic thaw gains pace following two landmark summits between their leaders. The two countries technically remain in conflict after the 1950-53 Korean War ended without a peace treaty, and all cross-border civilian contact --- including trips, letters, or emails --- are banned unless endorsed by both governments. But officials have allowed three North Korean feature films and six short movies to be screened at the annual Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival on Seoul's outskirts from July 12, organizers said. The North's films include the 2016 drama hi...Keep on reading: South Korea approves rare screening of North Korea films.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

Spawn : Jeremy Renner joins Jamie Foxx

U.S. actor Jeremy Renner. Image: AFP/Loic Venance via AFP Relaxnews Having appeared in three 'Avengers' movies as Hawkeye, Jeremy Renner is adding another superhero arrow to his quiver, p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

‘Spawn’: Jeremy Renner joins Jamie Foxx

Having appeared in three "Avengers" movies as Hawkeye, Jeremy Renner is adding another superhero arrow to his quiver, playing homicide detective and expert marksman Twitch in 2019's comic book adaptation "Spawn". With Jamie Foxx announced to the film's lead role, that of assassinated, reanimated secret agent Al Simmons, or Spawn, Jeremy Renner has been nominated to the position of police detective Twitch Williams. The casting news means that production partners Blumhouse and McFarlane Films are now expected to name an additional lead actor to the role of Twitch's NYPD partner, the rough and impulsive investigator Sam Burke. Comic book illustrator Todd McFarlane, whose "Venom...Keep on reading: ‘Spawn’: Jeremy Renner joins Jamie Foxx.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

SKorea approves rare screening of NKorea films

SEOUL: South Korea approved a rare screening of North Korean movies at a local film festival on Tuesday, as a diplomatic thaw gains pace following two landmark summits between their leaders. The two countries technically remain in conflict after the 1950-53 Korean War ended without a peace treaty, and all cross-border civilian contact—including trips, letters,… link: SKorea approves rare screening of NKorea films.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

SKorea approves rare screening of NKorea films

SEOUL: South Korea approved a rare screening of North Korean movies at a local film festival on Tuesday, as a diplomatic thaw gains pace following two landmark summits between their leaders. The two countries technically remain in conflict after the 1950-53 Korean War ended without a peace treaty, and all cross-border civilian contact—including trips, letters, [...] The post SKorea approves rare screening of NKorea films appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Post-apocalypse now: The end of the world at the movies

LOS ANGELES — From the Bible to Nostradamus, the Mayan calendar and the Millennium Bug, fatalists, fantasists and the fervently religious have long been fascinated by the end of the world......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ review: Bite-sized marvels

Coming at the heels of the enormity of scope of Anthony and Joe Russo’s Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Peyton Reed’s Ant-Man and the Wasp feels modest and minuscule, which is surprisingly a very good thing. Comedy, caper and camp Given that the trajectory of superhero movies seems ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 8th, 2018

Life-size BB-8 replica costs a small Galactic Imperial ransom

"Star Wars" fans will have a chance to take home a full-scale figure of the lovable droid BB-8 if they have $3,950 (around P220,000) of spare cash lying around. Thisdoes not include shipping and taxes. Collectibles maker and distributor Sideshow recently opened pre-orders for a life-size re-creation of BB-8 from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and "The Last Jedi." At 37 inches tall, Sideshow created the BB-8 replica to look exactly the way it should from the movies. The orange and silver paint job even comes with weathering effects to reflect the droid's journey thus far in the galaxy far, far away. While this fiberglass replica won't be able to move around like the remot...Keep on reading: Life-size BB-8 replica costs a small Galactic Imperial ransom.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

Basagan ng Trip with Leloy Claudio: 5 movies about Philippine history

  In this episode of "Basagan ng Trip," Leloy Claudio talks about 5 movies that will teach you about Philippine history. Who is Jose Rizal? Are we sure he was a Catholic when he died? What does it mean to be a Filipino in the 19th century? What is independence and what ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

How to survive a terrible work day according to ‘Set It Up’

It's aWednesdayhump day and what better way to get us through a tough workweek than be inspired by a new flick? I'm talking about Netflix'sSet It Up. Probably one of the most relatable movies I've seen in a while---most especially when it comes to being part of the work force. No, our bosses are not as intense as Lucy Liu and Taye Diggs' characters, but just like anyone we also get bad days. Just in case you haven't seen it yet, which I strongly believe you should (RN!), the movie is about two overworked assistants Harper and Charlie, played by Zoey Deutch and Glenn Powell respectively, whotriesto set up their bosses with the hopes of getting a work-life balance. Butop, let me stop...Keep on reading: How to survive a terrible work day according to ‘Set It Up’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

MMFF announces first 4 movies for 2018 film festival

MANILA, Philippines – The Metro Manila Film Festival Committee announced on Friday, June 29, the first 4 films that will be part of the annual film festival scheduled this December. The movies starring Anne Curtis, Vice Ganda, the tandem of Vic Sotto and Coco Martin, and Jessy Mendiola lead the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

Samurai, manga and LGBT rights in this year s Eigasai

'Memoirs of a Murderer' Talk about all-encompassing. The movies in this year's Eigasai, also known as the Japanese Film Festival, tackle topics as diverse as samurai culture and LGBT.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

In Focus: 5 Anime Films That Will Give You The Feels

When you need movies to hit your feels, these anime films are here for you......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Katrina learns from past mistakes

KATRINA Halili has the singular distinction of being the first of FHM’s Sexiest Woman who won twice in a row in 2006 and 2007. Her career was at its peak then and she was doing movies and TV shows one after another. But it got derailed because of a troublesome….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018