Alpha: The Right to Kill review: The devil in the details

Details are what make Brillante Mendoza’s Alpha: The Right to Kill more than just your regular Duterte-age drug flick. Here, drugs aren’t just simply peddled by scrawny ragamuffins in dark and dank alleyways. Instead, plastic pouches of meth are put inside juicy mangoes, transported by trusty pigeons, and sewn into the ........»»

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Liam Neeson Takes Hard-Action Genre to New Heights in “Cold Pursuit”

Blockbuster action icon Liam Neeson is back with a vengeance in a heady mix of rage and dark humor in “Cold Pursuit”. Infused with irreverent humor, “Cold Pursuit” sees Liam Neeson as Nels Coxman, a family man whose quiet life with his wife (Laura Dern) is upended following the mysterious death of their son. Nels’ […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJan 15th, 2019Related News

The Score: Expect Alaska, Phoenix to make noise in All-Filipino Cup, analysts say | ABS-CBN News

The Score: Expect Alaska, Phoenix to make noise in All-Filipino Cup, analysts say ABS-CBN News PBA legends Allan Caidic and Ronnie Magsanoc believe Alaska and Phoenix are dark horses, as the 2019-20.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsJan 14th, 2019Related News

‘Family-oriented’ June Mar Fajardo taught by mom to always stay away from trouble

BULACAN, Philippines---June Mar Fajardo returned to the venue that hosted a dark chapter in his illustrious career. San Miguel's jovial giant went back to Philippine Arena to collect his fifth straight MVP during the opening ceremonies of the 2019 PBA season six months after the Philippine national team got involved in one of the worst basketball incidents in sporting history. Gilas Pilipinas and the Australian national team got into a huge brawl late in the third quarter of their match in the Fiba World Cup Asian Qualifiers that saw basketball's governing body suspend a total of 13 players from both teams get suspended. Of the 13, 10 were from the Philippines but Fajardo wa...Keep on reading: ‘Family-oriented’ June Mar Fajardo taught by mom to always stay away from trouble.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 13th, 2019Related News

Is the midlife crisis a real thing?

Middle age is often seen as life’s pivot point. A hill has been climbed and the view over the other side is unsettling. As Victor Hugo said: “forty is the old age of youth” and “fifty the youth of old age.” The idea adults in midlife face a dark night of ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 12th, 2019Related News

Fil-Am entry among 6 chosen for first Google podcast creator program

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California --A Filipino American millennial host, producer and creator ofan independent narrative podcast about the Filipino diaspora, together with her Fil-Am co-producer and voice actor for the podcastwere among the teams selected for thefirst cohort of podcasts in the accelerator portion of theGoogle Podcasts creator program.   Chosen for the program were Paola Mardo,host-producer of "Long Distance",and her co-producer Patrick Epino, who recently starred as the black sheep family member Troy in Fil-Am director'sH.P. Mendoza's award-winning dark comedy,"Bitter Melon"(an ABS-CBN Cinematografo Original film in collaboration with Ersatz Film and Gravitas Vent...Keep on reading: Fil-Am entry among 6 chosen for first Google podcast creator program.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 11th, 2019Related News

China s moon rover prepares for a rough ride on the dark side

BEIJING, China – China on Friday, January 11, hailed its historic mission to the far side of the moon as a "complete success" so far but said new challenges await its rover as it explores rugged terrain. The Chang'e-4 probe – named after a moon goddess – made the world's first ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 11th, 2019Related News

Intimate concert with Lawson vocalist for PH fans

Andy Brown, the former lead vocalist and guitarist of the British pop-rock band Lawson, will perform unplugged for his intimate, one-night concert on March 30 at Skydome in SM City North Edsa.   Mounted by KBeam Events, the acoustic show is expected to have Andy playing some of his new songs, including "Talk of the Town" and "Lay with Me" from his solo debut album, "Cedarmont."   The singer-songwriter's set will also feature material from Lawson's discography, like the UK hits, "When She was Mine" and "Standing in the Dark" (call 470-2222).   With Lawson currently on a hiatus, Andy went on to pursue a solo career in 2017 as a country artist.  ...Keep on reading: Intimate concert with Lawson vocalist for PH fans.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 10th, 2019Related News

Traslacion 2019: Manila streets take another hit from litterbugs | Inquirer News

MANILA, Philippines --- Trash and more trash - that's the dark side of this year's Traslacion procession that concluded early Thursday. Despite repeated pleading from an environmental group, m.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2019Related News

1 dead, 2 missing after oil tanker blaze off Hong Kong

HONG KONG – One man was killed and two others declared missing after an oil tanker caught fire while it was being refuelled off Hong Kong on Tuesday, January 8, sending a huge cloud of dark smoke billowing into the air. Twenty-three people were rescued after those on board the stricken ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 9th, 2019Related News

WATCH: Janelle Monáe drops ‘Screwed’ video featuring futuristic party-goers

Janelle Mone has shared a futuristic video for her Zo Kravitz-assisted track "Screwed" featuring actress Tessa Thompson. In the clip, Mone and a group of fellow revelers awaken on a rooftop just in time to see a UFO approach them. As they take flight through the streets, and the tiny, ominous object continues to follow them, they hit an underground club to dance, party and watch politically charged footage. Later, when they emerge from the club, Tessa Thompson is kidnapped and carried away in a dark van as the UFO continues to lurk overhead. "Screwed" was a single off Mone's 2018 album "Dirty Computer," which earned an "Album of the Year" nomination for the 2019 Grammys.MKH ...Keep on reading: WATCH: Janelle Monáe drops ‘Screwed’ video featuring futuristic party-goers.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 8th, 2019Related News

SUSPECTS OR FALL GUYS?: Councilor’s aides tagged in Mandurriao ambush

ON JANUARY 6, 2019, Senior Superintendent Martin Defensor, Iloilo City police director, was every bit uneasy as investigators were still in the dark regarding the murder of Mercedes “Ging-Ging” Nava and her companion Erwin Fontillas two days before. Apparently, pressure was mounting on the Iloilo City Police Office to solve the deaths of Mercedes Nava, […] The post SUSPECTS OR FALL GUYS?: Councilor’s aides tagged in Mandurriao ambush appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsJan 7th, 2019Related News

Chinese rover makes tracks on moons dark side | The Manila Times Online

BEIJING: The Chinese rover on the dark side of the moon is making its tracks on the soft lunar surface. The Jade Rabbit 2 rover drove off its landers rampREAD The post Chinese rover makes tracks on mo.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsJan 6th, 2019Related News

Will China s moon landing launch a new space race?

China became the third country to land a probe on the Moon on January 2. But, more importantly, it became the first to do so on the far side of the moon, often called the dark side. The ability to land on the far side of the moon is a ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 5th, 2019Related News

Filipina’s baby girl is Edmonton’s New Year’s infant —  born 12:08 a.m.

EDMONTON, Alberta -- A Fil-Canadian infant is Edmonton's New Year's baby, born at 12:08 a.m., Jan.1, 2019 at the Royal Alexandra Hospital's Lois Hole Hospital for Women. Baby girl Tia Alona Bocauto was born three weeks before her mother Mila Bocauto's due date. The baby weighed five pounds, seven ounces and measured 47 centimetres long. Bocauto, a 43-year-old first-time single mom, told the Edmonton Journal that Baby Tia was the result of fertility treatments. Tia is short for Althia, Bocauto said. Bocauto emigrated from the Philippines when she was 32, and came to Edmonton seven years ago. She has long wanted to be a mother, she said. Tia, who was born with a crop of dark h...Keep on reading: Filipina’s baby girl is Edmonton’s New Year’s infant —  born 12:08 a.m......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 3rd, 2019Related News

China lands probe on moon

China’s Chang’e-4 lunar rover landed on the far side of the moon Thursday, the first probe to do so, state broadcaster CCTV reported. The probe landed at 10:26 am Beijing time (0226 GMT) and relayed a photo of the “dark side” of the moon to the Queqiao satellite, which will relay communications between controllers on […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 3rd, 2019Related News

NASA spacecraft survives risky encounter with faraway dark world – Al Jazeera

AN UNMANNED NASA spacecraft has sent a signal back to the Earth that it has successfully made it through a risky flyby […].....»»

Source: Mindanaoexaminer MindanaoexaminerCategory: NewsJan 2nd, 2019Related News

NASA spaceship nears edge of Solar System — Ultima Thule

Tampa,United States --- A NASA spaceship is zooming toward the farthest, and quite possibly the oldest, cosmic body ever photographed by humankind -- a tiny, distant world called Ultima Thule -- in the hopes of learning more about how planets took shape. The US space agency will ring in the New Year with a live online broadcast to mark the historic flyby of the mysterious objectlocated about four billion miles (6.4 billion kilometers) away in a dark and frigid region of space known as the Kuiper Belt. A solo track recorded by legendary Queen guitarist Brian May -- who also holds an advanced degree in astrophysics -- will be released just after midnight to accompany a video simu...Keep on reading: NASA spaceship nears edge of Solar System — Ultima Thule.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 1st, 2019Related News

French start-up offers & lsquo;dark web& rsquo; compass, but not for everyone

French start-up offers & lsquo;dark web& rsquo; compass, but not for everyone.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: FinanceDec 30th, 2018Related News

Landslide claims 11 lives in Albay town; 8 still missing

LEGAZPI CITY---Rescuers in Tiwi town in Albay province will continue the search overnight for eight remaining residents, now believed to be dead, in three villages after a landslide spawned by Tropical Depression "Usman" covered multiple houses in the area on Saturday evening. Jose Rodrigo Jr., Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management officer 1 in Tiwi, said that floodlights have been installed in the area to facilitate the retrieval operations if the bodies of the victims would not be found before dark. Meanwhile, 11 have been confirmed dead in the villages of Sugod (7), Bariis (1); and Maynonong (3). The youngest victim was Nia Angeline Bobis, 6, whose body was found in Su...Keep on reading: Landslide claims 11 lives in Albay town; 8 still missing.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 30th, 2018Related News