At our film class, we were made to watch a Filipino classic by Lino Brocka, Maynila sa mga Kuko ng Liwanag (Manila in the Claws of Light) which was apparently one of the greatest films of Filipino cinema. 266 more words
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TL;DR: Raya Martin’s adaptation of F.H. Batacan’s critically acclaimed novel eschews the lurid thrills in its premise to examine corrupt institutions & God’s place within it.
TL;DR: AWOL filters Duterte’s Drug War into a tale of state-sponsored vigilantism that’s not only morally irresponsible, but boring.
Lt. Abel Ibarra (Gerald Anderson) is the leader of an elite sniper squad, highly respected & easily befriended by his peers.727 more words
An OFW story is not new to Philippine cinema, but there’ll always be something in it that the Filipino audience will come to see. Joseph Abello’s first film… 375 more words