Lovi Poe, tagged as the horror films princess

If there is a young actor with a good track record of box office hits, most especially in the horror genre, It would be no other than Lovi Poe. Who could ever forget last year’s surprise hit, “Aswang“? The Jerrold Tarrog film made a killing at the box-office when it was shown last Halloween. The film, along with Lovi’s performance, was also critically acclaimed. Lovi also made her film debut a few years ago in “Shake, Rattle & Roll Part 9” which was the 2nd …

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“Just One Summer,” A story of two people finding each other and finding their own selves in one summer

“Just One Summer”, the upcoming romantic film from GMA Films starring Julie Anne San Jose and Elmo Magalona or JuliElmo. This film is Directed by Mac Alejandre and coming to theaters on August 15, 2012. Daniel Cuaresma, Jr is a rich boy fresh from highschool. Dahil only son ng isang doktorang may-ari ng isang ospital sa Maynila, pangarap din niyang maging doktor. And he is close to reaching this dream, dahil natanggap siya sa isang med school abroad for college. Handa na ang lahat—his passport, …

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“Two Funerals,” the film that puts ‘fun’ in funerals starring Tessie Tomas, Jeffrey Quizon and Xian Lim this Sunday on Cinema One

The award-winning Cinemalaya independent film, “Two Funerals” starring Tessie Tomas, Jeffrey Quizon and Xian Lim, airs on Cinema One this Sunday (August 5). The film marks Lim’s first appearance in a full-length movie. The film depicting ‘grief as a seriously funny business’ by Cinemalaya Best Director, Gil Portes follows the life of a mother (Tomas) who searches for the body of her daughter (Princess Manzon) after getting mixed up with the corpse of a wanted man. To claim back her daughter’s body, Tomas travels with …

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Official Full Trailer: Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment’s “Skyfall”

Just days after the spectacular appearance of Agent 007 with the Queen at the London Olympics opening ceremonies, fans are treated again with the arrival of a new trailer for “Skyfall,” the 23rd James Bond adventure in the longest-running film franchise of all time. Watch the trailer here Daniel Craig once again stars as the British super spy, his third Bond movie in a row coming off “Quantum of Solace” and “Casino Royale.” Joining Craig in the cast are Javier Bardem, Dame Judi Dench, Naomie …

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Will Ferrell vows to get elected at all costs in “The Campaign”

Will Ferrell stars as long-term Congressman Cam Brady who commits a major public gaffe before an upcoming election, in Warner Bros.’ “The Campaign,” a mud-slinging, back-stabbing, home-wrecking comedy. When Brady’s scandal exposed his vulnerability, a pair of unscrupulous power brokers plots to put up a rival candidate and gain influence over their North Carolina district. Their man: naïve Marty Huggins (Zach Galifianakis), director of the local Tourism Center. At first, Marty appears to be the unlikeliest possible choice but, with the help of his new …

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On Rachel Weisz’ biggest challenge on doing “The Bourne Legacy” : “There are a lot in the film. In Manila, we have this huge chase scene on a motorcycle and Jeremy and I did most of it”

Academy Award® winner Rachel Weisz, known for her powerful performances in such films as The Constant Gardener, The Lovely Bones and The Whistleblower, was eager for the challenges that lie ahead and the results were more than they had hoped for. In her new anticipated movie The Bourne Legacy she plays Marta a workaholic, utterly devoted to her groundbreaking research as a biochemist at a top-secret lab in Maryland. Marta’s mundane life is turned upside down and she becomes a target when Outcome is rapidly …

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Q & A with the Academy Award® nominee Jeremy Renner about “The Bourne Legacy”

Two-time Academy Award® nominee Jeremy Renner a performer as comfortable with drama as he is with action, stars in Universal Pictures “The Bourne Legacy” he plays Aaron Cross is one of six agents in a program called Outcome. Unlike the CIA’s Treadstone, Outcome agents have been developed and trained for use by the Department of Defense. More than assassins, Outcome agents are designed for use in isolated, high-risk, long-term intelligence assignments. The behavioral science that was suggested as the underpinning of the Treadstone agents has …

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Star Cinema’s “The Healing” rakes Php 80M in just seven days

Chito Roño’s latest thriller master piece, “The Healing” has already raked P80 million at the box office in its first week alone. Despite the continuous heavy rains and the film’s restricted rating from the MTRCB, countless moviegoers braved the flooded roads to witness the one-of-a-kind suspense-horror flick that kicks-off the grand celebration of the Star for All Seasons Vilma Santos’ 50th anniversary in showbusiness. Aside from its regular screening in 145 theaters nationwide, “The Healing” is also being shown in cinemas overseas including North America, …

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Enchong Dee, Enrique Gil, Kean Cipriano, Xian Lim and Jessy Mendiola topbill Star Cinema’s ultimate barkada movie event of the year “The Reunion”

Star Cinema pumps up the silverscreen with its ultimate ‘barkada’ movie event of the year titled “The Reunion,” which gathers four of the most promising actors of their generation–Enchong Dee, Enrique Gil, Kean Cipriano, and Xian Lim. “The Reunion is set to hit cinemas on August 15 (Wednesday). Directed by Frasco Mortiz, “The Reunion” is a coming-of-age comedy flick that follows the adventures and misadventures of Lloyd (Enchong), Bogs (Enrique), Pat (Kean), and Joax (Xian) after their life in high school and now as they …

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Kate Beckinsale, loving wife turned killer in “Total Recall”

Fresh from returning as iconic vampire huntress Selene in last January’s “Underworld: Evolution,” Kate Beckinsale now plays Lori, the seemingly loving wife who turns ruthless killer, in Columbia Pictures’ sci-fi action-thriller “Total Recall.” The film is directed by Len Wiseman, Beckinsale’s real-life husband of seven years. The two previously worked together on the “Underworld” films. In the movie, Rekall is a futuristic company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid (Colin Farrell), even though he’s got a …

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