GADGETS THAT SAVE THE WORLD IN “KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE”

Every hero is only as strong as their villain, of course.  And in the latest “Kingsman: The Golden Circle,” that conflict comes from the introduction of Poppy Adams (Julianne Moore), a drug dealer who, as head of the mysterious Golden Circle criminal enterprise, sets in place a nefarious plan that sets her on a collision course with Eggsy (Taron Egerton). For director Matt Vaughn, the villain’s plot was of paramount importance – and to stop the ultimate heinous threat, the Kingsman are equipped with gadgets customized for the unrelenting explosive…

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AXN Delivers Non-Stop Action in Revenge Thriller “Taken”!

New action series starts September 20, Wednesdays at 9:45 pm  PHILIPPINES (September 6, 2017) – Executive producer Luc Besson brings to the small screen the prequel to his international blockbuster franchise in the action-packed drama series Taken, which premieres this September on AXN. Based on the film trilogy of the same name, the series serves as an origin story set in the modern day that follows a young Bryan Mills (Clive Standen), a former Green Beret and CIA agent, and his beginnings as an intelligence operative. While dealing with a…

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BRYAN SINGER HELMS BRITISH ROCK BAND QUEEN BIOPIC MOVIE  –  “BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY”  

Coming to life soon on the big screen is the story of the phenomenal and iconic British rock band Queen in “Bohemian Rhapsody” starring Rami Malek, directed by Bryan Singer and produced by Graham King.   20th Century Fox/New Regency has just released the first look photo of the movie –  Rami Malek takes center stage in the movie as the rock icon, Freddie Mercury.   “Freddie Mercury was larger than life and seeing Rami completely transform into him has only further solidified that he is the perfect choice for this…

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EXTRAORDINARY LOVE AMIDST WAR IN “THE LAST FACE” EXCLUSIVE AT AYALA MALLS CINEMAS ON SEPTEMBER 13 AT GREENBELT 1 AND TRINOMA

            When worlds are torn apart, it is doctors who are the unsung heroes. From two-time academy award winning (“Mystic River”, “Milk”) actor Sean Penn comes his fifth directorial feature in a film that breaks barriers in telling the stories of those who give everything to help those in need. “The Last Face” tells the story of Wren Petersen (Charlize Theron) a physician and activist who is continuing the work of her deceased father in the organization Doctors of the World. In 2003, he meets Doctor Miguel Leon (Javier Bardem),…

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Dylan O’Brien goes through intense training with trained Navy SEALS in “American Assassin”

To prepare for Hollywood’s most action-packed movie of the year, rising Hollywood star Dylan O’Brien, together with his co-stars Golden Globe winner (Birdman) Michael Keaton, Taylor Kitsch, Shiva Negar, underwent months of intensive training to become one of the United States “American Assassin” Early on, they worked closely with ex-military and ex-intelligence officers to fully prepare for their big roles in the movie, taking up intense training on physical and mental details, learning martial arts, intelligence terminology and even high-speed driving. “American Assassin” tells the story of Mitch Rapp (O’Brien)…

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The Adventure Continues in “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders” this September on Animax!

 The Philippines, 04 September 2017 – The Joestar family saga continues in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders, which premieres on 8 September, from Wednesday to Friday at 10 pm on Animax. High school student Jotaro Kujo suddenly finds himself haunted by a ghost-like entity. His grandfather, Joseph Joestar, explains that this special power known as a “Stand” physically manifests its user’s spirit and can be controlled by its user. However, the sudden emergence of these Stands, caused by the revival of their family’s nemesis Dio, is revealed to be putting…

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MIND-BENDING AND THRILLING SUPERNATURAL MOVIE “THE VAULT” OPENS SEPT. 6

An interesting fusion of action and the supernatural comes alive in “The Vault” where the audience will be taken into a thrilling hell ride -hardcore, horrifying, and heartbreaking – driven by a bank robbery, vengeful ghosts and three siblings who must learn to trust each other or die. Starring multi-faceted James Franco along with Clint’s daughter, fast-rising star Francesca Eastwood and Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black” star Taryn Manning, “The Vault” is set in modern day – inside a timeworn bank in a small, forgotten, working-class city. It could…

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AWARD-WINNING ACTORS CHARLIZE THERON AND JAVIER BARDEM IN “THE LAST FACE”

OPENS SEPT. 13 EXCLUSIVE AT AYALA MALLS CINEMAS   For decades politics, power and corrupt governments scrambling for mineral rich territories,  have given rise to civil war in Africa and created conflict zones where the scale of destruction is now unimaginable. Hundreds and thousands of people have been slaughtered in military coups, are emotionally destroyed through rape and gender-based violence, and have been victims of unspeakable human rights violations. The civilians who have managed to survive the decimation have been forced to flee to safety from rebels sewing terror in their regions,…

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MAZE RUNNER’S DYLAN O’BRIEN IN LATEST FULL-THROTTLE ACTION MOVIE “AMERICAN ASSASSIN”

From his first notable on-screen role as Stiles Stillinsky in the 2012 adaptation of the 1980’s cult classic “Teen Wolf” to his first lead role in the dystopian flick “The Maze Runner”, Dylan O’Brien now stars in the all-action packed movie “American Assassin”. Since then, the actor has continuously proved to everyone that he is one Hollywood’s most versatile actors. From being able to take on the role of a best-friend, a rebel, a freedom-fighter and now a deadly assassin.   Dylan takes on the role of Mitch Rapp in…

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JAMES FRANCO STARS IN NIGHTMARISH HEIST-MEETS-HORROR MOVIE “THE VAULT”

Known for his versatility and expansive acting chops, James Franco is back on the big screen in “The Vault” an action-thriller that takes you to oblivion every single scene starring with Clint’s daughter Francesca Eastwood and Taryn Manning (Netflix star in “Orange is the New Black”). “The Vault” starts off like any other day for weary bank manager Ed Maas (James Franco) get coffee, stare blankly at the clock, gripe about a quiet bank. All seems normal until the day turns unexpectedly fast and dizzying as he’s confronted with a…

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NARCOS’ PEDRO PASCAL WHIPS NEW GAME IN BIG SCREEN ROLE – “KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE”

“Game of Thrones” and “Narcos”’ notable star Pedro Pascal stars in the upcoming theatrical release of “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”, sequel to the blockbuster action “Kingsman: The Secret Service” that reinvented and introduced the world to a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency’s ultra-competitive training program.   Back in their lead roles as part of the Kingsman organization are Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, Mark Strong and Sophie Cookson with new cast members Channing Tatum, Halle Berry, Pedro Pascal and Jeff Bridges who…

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AYALA MALLS CINEMAS’ EXCLUSIVE “A FAMILY MAN” IS A TIMELY OFFERING FOR FAMILIES ON AUG. 23

Action and blockbuster star Gerard Butler stars in his latest passion project “A Family Man” that tackles the under-explored world of corporate headhunting with characters confronting relatable and universal challenges: “the balance between work and family, husband and wife dynamics, the father and son relationship, losing a job and finding a job.”   Opening exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas’ Trinoma and Greenbelt 1 screens starting August 23, “A Family Man” is a family drama that deals with real-life dilemmas. A simple, elegant and classic throwback movie about a deeply touching father…

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BIGGEST INDIE FILM FESTIVAL THE 13TH CINEMALAYA @ AYALA MALLS CINEMAS

Ayala Malls Cinemas brings the biggest independent film festival in the country closer to the audience as the 13th Cinemalaya Film Festival opens on August 5 -13 at Glorietta 4, Greenbelt 1, TriNoma, Fairview Terraces, U.P. Town Center, and now reaching Pampanga audiences at MarqueeMall.   This year’s highly-anticipated Cinemalaya features an exciting lineup of nine full length feature films and twelve short films featuring talented and iconic actors in their most challenging roles yet such as Sharon Cuneta, Alfred Vargas, Jake Cuenca, Boots Anson-Roa, Yayo Aguila, Bembol Rocco, Gina…

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Halle Berry Chases Down Her Son’s Abductor in ‘KIDNAP’

Halle Berry was one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood during the 2000s and has been involved in the production of several of the films in which she performed. Her breakthrough film role was in the romantic comedy Boomerang, alongside Eddie Murphy, which led to roles in films such as the comedy The Flintstones, the political comedy-drama Bulworth and the television film Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999), for which she won the Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress, among many other awards. In addition to her Academy…

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Run, skip, slide and run to new obstacles at CM Challenge Manila

14 July 2017 – Manila: Color Manila’s CM CHALLENGE, the biggest obstacle fun run in the country, is scheduled on July 30, 2017, at McKinley West, Taguig, after successful back to back legs in Cebu, Laguna, and most recently – Cavite. CM Challenge is a unique fun run as it incorporates obstacles on the race route. Participants a.k.a “Challengers” need to skip, slide, crawl, climb walls, and run, all at their own pace. Color Manila adds its own flavor of colorful fun as color stations are situated throughout the route; runners start off clean but and awash in color as they cross the…

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