Friday, February 23, 2018

“SIARGAO” AND “DEADMA WALKING” PREMIERE ON SKY MOVIES PPV


SKY subscribers will get another chance to watch acclaimed Metro Manila Film Festival movies “Siargao” and “Deadma Walking” as they make their TV premier via SKY Movies Pay-Per-View.  

“Siargao,” which won 2nd Best Picture along with Best Director with Paul Soriano, ties the stories of three people to the beautiful island of Siargao. It is home to a burned-out musician Diego (Jericho Rosales) to which he returns to escape his troubles, where sheltered vlogger Laura (Erich Gonzales) tries to move on from a failed love, and where a local island girl (Jasmine Curtis-Smith) has second thoughts about a lost love.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

GET TO KNOW THE CHARACTERS ​OF​ DISNEY'S “A WRINKLE IN TIME”


Meet the cast and characters of Disney’s A Wrinkle in Time, an epic adventure based on Madeleine L’Engle’s timeless classic which takes audiences across dimensions of time and space, examining the nature of darkness versus light and, ultimately, the triumph of love

Directed by Emmy-winner and Oscar and Golden Globe-nominee Ava DuVernay from a screenplay by Oscar winner Jennifer Lee, A Wrinkle in Timestars two-time Academy Award-nominee Oprah Winfrey, Oscar-winner Reese Witherspoon, Emmy-nominee Mindy Kaling, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Peňa and introducing Storm Reid, with two-time Emmy winner Zach Galifianakis and Emmy nominee Chris Pine.

THE MURDER MYSTERY BECOMES REAL IN “GAME NIGHT”


In Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema's Game Night, an action comedy with wild adventures, Max (Jason Bateman) and his wife, Annie (Rachel McAdams), and their four friends, are all set for a murder mystery party, courtesy of Max’s brother, Brooks (Kyle Chandler).

Always looking to one-up his little bro, Brooks has promised the avid small-time gamers an epic night, far beyond their usual menu of charades, trivia and Pictionary. So, minutes later, when armed thugs break down the door and drag him away, bound and gagged, his guests are duly impressed by how realistic the fight seemed, how terrified Brooks had looked, and how menacing his assailants were. They can hardly believe it was all staged.

“TOMB RAIDER” STAR ALICIA VIKANDER GREETS PHILIPPINES


Warner Bros. Pictures has a special video of “Tomb Raider” star Alicia Vikander greeting the people of the Philippines as she opens up about her fascination with Lara Croft, the female-empowering hero of the beloved game, and now, the film reboot.

Check out the video at the following links and watch “Tomb Raider” in Philippine cinemas Thursday, March 8.

DIVE DEEP INTO THE WORLD OF ESPIONAGE AND SEDUCTION IN “RED SPARROW”


Time to meet brutally badass spies as Jennifer Lawrence brings to life the most fearless and most astute heroine on the big screen in the latest adult spy thriller “Red Sparrow”.  In the movie, Lawrence takes on the role of prima ballerina Dominika Egorova turned Russian spy and forced into the world of deception and seduction in order to survive.

                “Red Sparrow” is directed by Francis Lawrence, whose credits include global blockbuster films such as “Hunger Games” and “Constantine” composed of an impressive ensemble that includes Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons, Charlotte Rampling, Matthias Schoenaerts, Joel Edgerton and Joely Richardson.  “The diversity of talent represented by our phenomenal cast speaks to the quality of the writing, the incredible vision of Francis and the rooting interest in Dominika as a character,” observes Producer David Ready. “Almost all of the actors who read the script were taken by what a page turner it was, and that they couldn't predict the ending.”

KLARISSE LAUNCHES AN ALL LOVE BALLAD ALBUM

Klarisse sings the OPM classic “Paalam Na”

Kapamilya homegrown talent Klarisse de Guzman is all set to fascinate listeners this 2018 as she promotes her much-awaited, self-titled album “Klarisse,” her first major project with her new record label Star Music.

The second placer in “The Voice of the Philippines” season 1 recently released her seven-track album, all love ballads in Tagalog, featuring the female balladeer’s beautiful voice.

STAR CINEMA BRINGS "NEVER SAY DIE" TO PH

Chinese megablockbuster film "Never Say Die" to premiere in PH

Prepare for a LOL (laugh out loud) big screen experience as "Never Say Die," the body-swapping sports comedy film that has broken box-office records in China, opens in Philippine cinemas this February.

"Never Say Die" is top billed by Chinese superstars Ai Lun and Ma Li, and was helmed by Song Yang and Zhang Chiyu. It is an adaptation of Manhua Funage stageplay of the same title, which was also directed by Song and Zhang.

RIA ATAYDE TOPBILLS “IPAGLABAN MO” THIS SATURDAY


Ria Atayde topbills “Ipaglaban Mo” this Saturday (Feb 24) to play a woman fighting for her rights after her employer dismissed her from work just because she got pregnant out of wedlock.

Growing up in a dysfunctional family, Gladys sees to it that every day she strives hard to have a better life. With hard work, she managed to excel in the school she is working in and even got recognized as ‘Employee of the Year.’ On top of that, she also found love through her boyfriend Ben (Enzo Pineda).

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Vivo takes music-lovers to an out-of-this-world gig at the UP Fair

Thousands of young music-lovers joined global smartphone brand Vivo at the University of the Philippines Sunken Garden on Friday, February 16, to an out of this world musical trip at the UP Fair Cosmos gig.    


Crowds flock the Sunken Garden as early as 3:30pm for the UP Fair Cosmos concert.

Vivo co-sponsored the concert headlined by the country’s top acts like Ebe Dancel, Barbie Almalbis, Aia de Leon, Mayonnaise, Callalily, Rocksteddy, Silent Sanctuary, Hale, and Itchyworms. They also shared the stage with up and coming artists such as IV of Spades, Ben&Ben, and Absolute Play.

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