Michelle Pfeiffer describes “People Like Us” as ‘about family skeletons and forgiveness and healing’

Michelle Pfeiffer stars as Lillian, a widowed mother whose estranged son makes a stunning discovery about their family, in DreamWorks Pictures’ critically acclaimed drama comedy “People Like Us.” The film will be shown exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas (Glorietta 4 & Trinoma) starting Aug. 15. In “People Like Us,” street-wise salesman Sam (Chris Pine) finds his latest deal collapsing on the same day he learns that his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home, where he must put his father’s estate …

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Teaser Trailer: Columbia Pictures’ “Battle of the Year” starring Josh Holloway, Chris Brown

The film stars Josh Holloway (“Lost,” “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol”) and recording artist Chris Brown (“Takers”). With compelling characters and vibrant dance sequences, “Battle of the Year” is set in the international world of B-boying – the urban dance more commonly known as “breakdancing.” This is the official trailer Unforgettable images frame the intimate stories of an all-star American dance crew who, with the help of their tough coach (Josh Holloway), struggle to reach their dreams despite being misunderstood by society and even their own …

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Cinema Evaluation Board gives “The Reunion,” “Just One Summer,” B-rating

Star Cinema’s “The Reunion” and GMA Films’ “Just One Summer” recieve B-rating from Cinema Evaluation Board (CEB) “The Reunion” revolves around a group of young men who are friends since high school. Several years later, they decided to meet once again. They have come to know that each other has a feeling of not moving on with their lives because of a wrong did way back high school. Now, they are in the journey of finding the true meaning of love and happiness as they …

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Movie Review : GMA Films’ “Just One Summer”

I watched the movie “Just One Summer” at its premiere night thinking this is just another cutie teeny bopper flick where one boy meets a girl. They fall in love and live happily ever after. These are the usual scenario and these are my usual expectations when it comes to romantic movies like this one but in the case of “Just One Summer,” it’s not just an ordinary love story of teenage boys and girls. It’s more of a family movie that tackles relationship between …

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Columbia Pictures releases a “legacy” video for its upcoming 3D sci-fi action-thriller “Resident Evil: Retribution”

It is a montage of scenes from the past “Resident Evil” movies, along with new footage from “Retribution,” that tells the story/history of the franchise leading up to the new film. In “Resident Evil: Retribution,” the Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice (Milla Jovovich), awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most clandestine operations facility and unveils more of her mysterious past as she …

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“Total Recall” star Colin Farrell in stepping into Arnold Schwarzenegger’s shoes: “No, honestly, I didn’t feel any pressure”

Irish actor Colin Farrell stars in Columbia Pictures’ “Total Recall,” an action thriller about reality and memory. In the film, Rekall is a futuristic company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid (Farrell), even though he’s got a beautiful wife (Kate Beckinsale) who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life – real memories of life as a super-spy might be just what he needs. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, …

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Star Cinema’s “The Reunion” opens in cinemas on August 15

Double-up the celebration of the timeless music of the iconic Filipino pop-rock band The Eraserheads this August with the much-awaited nationwide screening of Star Cinema’s ultimate barkada movie of the year, “The Reunion” this Wednesday (August 15), and Star Records’ top-selling “The Reunion: An Eraserheads Tribute Album.” While “The Reunion” movie stars six of the most promising young stars of the new generation namely Enchong Dee, Enrique Gil, Jessy Mendiola, Julia Montes, Kean Cipriano, and Xian Lim; “The Reunion” album takes pride in bringing together …

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“Katy Perry : Part of Me,” extraordinary trek, both personally and professionally of the first woman in music history to produce five number one singles off of one album

The first woman in music history to produce five Number One singles off of one album, Katy Perry has scaled the heights of pop music stardom few have reached before her.  So when the artist invited two young filmmakers to tag along (and “catch everything on film—nothing off-limits”) as she circled the globe on her record-breaking “California Dreams Tour,” she thought it might produce something of interest to her legions of fans. But it proved to be bigger than anyone could have predicted… The result …

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Adam Sandler plays an overprotective dad to Selena Gomez in “Hotel Transylvania”

Welcome to “Hotel Transylvania,” Dracula’s lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up, free to be the monsters they are without humans to bother them. On one special weekend, Dracula (voice of Adam Sandler) has invited some of his best friends – Frankenstein and his bride, the Mummy, the Invisible Man, the Werewolf family, and more – to celebrate his beloved daughter Mavis’s 118th birthday. In the vampire world, that signals the time to break out from the sanctuary. For Drac, …

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Shia Labeouf, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Jason Clarke and Guy Pearce stars based on a true story movie “Lawless”

Acclaimed director John Hillcoat (“The Road”) delivers a thrillingly vivid slice of American outlaw history in The Weinstein Company’s critically-applauded epic gangster tale, “Lawless.” The film will be shown soon exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas (Glorietta 4, Greenbelt 3 and Trinoma). An official competition entry in last May’s Cannes Film Festival, “Lawless” is the true story of the infamous Bondurant Brothers: three bootlegging siblings who made a run for the American Dream in Prohibition-era Virginia. Based on author Matt Bondurant’s fictionalized account of his family, …

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