Rainbow Sunset: A Worthy Film to Hail at MMFF 2018

If there is one film that deserves all the awards last night—it’s the Joel Lamangan gay love story—Rainbow Sunset. Despite its theme, this official entry to the Metro Manila Film Festival 2018, have proven that a good material and storytelling coupled with great acting and directing, the said film by Heaven’s Best Entertainment have earned the nods not just from the festival’s jury as well as those who have come to watch the film. Like the very words of Loretta Young, “Love isn’t something you …

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UNOFFICIAL TALLY: Top earners of MMFF 2018

Vice Ganda-starrer Fantastica widened its gap between Jack Em Popoy: The Puliscredibles. Both contenders already reached its Php100-million mark. Vice expressed his gratitude on Twitter and Instagram Story, thanking his fans. Vice Ganda goes on top again! Fantastica becomes number one in an official tally of the gross of the eight 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival entries. The entries include Jack Em Popoy: The Puliscredibles, Aurora, Mary Marry Me, One Great Love, The Girl in the Orange Dress, OTLUM and Rainbow’s Sunset. The film festival opened on Christmas Day, …

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10 Reasons Why You Should See “Rainbow’s Sunset” This MMFF 2018!

Rainbow’s Sunset is now showing in cinemas. We counted down the Top 10 Reasons Why ‘Rainbow’s Sunset’ Is A Must-Watch This MMFF 2018! The annual Metro Manila Film Festival has already started. And one of the entries that made some buzz among audiences is the family drama Rainbow’s Sunset. The film is directed by Joel Lamangan, starring Eddie Garcia, Tony Mabesa and Gloria Romero. It is produced by Heaven’s Best Entertainment and distributed by Solar Pictures. We counted down the Top 10 Reasons Why Rainbow’s Sunset Is A Must-Watch This MMFF …

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MMFF announces complete lineup for 2018

The first 4 official entries to the MMFF 2018 based on script submissions. The last 4 movies for the Metro Manila Film Festival 2018 were announced on Tuesday, November 9. The following films were announced at the Club Filipino in Greenhills: Rainbow Sunset Starring: Eddie Garcia, Tony Mabesa, Sunshine Dizon Producer: Heavens Best Entertainment One Great Love Starring: Kim Chiu, Dennis Trillo Directed by Eric Quizon Producer: Regal Entertainment Mary, Marry Me Starring: Toni and Alex Gonzaga, Sam Milby Directed by RC delos Reyes Producer: …

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THEATER REVIEW: Dulaang UP’s “Six Characters In Search Of An Author” Is A Well-Balanced Mix Of Absurdist Drama And Theater Satire

The lines of illusion and reality are blurred in this adaptation of Luigi Pirandello’s meta-theatrical masterpiece, “Six Characters in Search of an Author” (and its Filipino translation, “Anim na Tauhang Naghahanap ng May-Akda) which opens Dulaang UP’s 43rd Theater Season. Under the direction of Professor Emeritus Tony Mabesa, Founding Artistic Director of Dulaang UP, this seminal work of Modern theater will take audiences into a rumination on the distinction between illusion and reality. Joining Tony Mabesa is a formidable and talented artistic staff which include …

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“MMK” shares the story of 78-year-old woman named Lola Auring who braves the streets of Manila to find her husband

“Maalaala Mo Kaya” shares this Saturday (June 23) the inspiring love story of a 78-year-old woman named Lola Auring Matias (played by Anita Linda), who braved the streets of Manila alone each day in search for her missing husband, Lolo Luis (played by Tony Mabesa). For two weeks, she went around the city with two “missing person” posters of Luis pinned on her dress. Every day, Lola Auring was full of hope that she and her husband will meet again. Luckily, a good Samaritan was …

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