Halloween Screamfest with “Spirit of the Glass 2: The Haunted”

Never toy with the unknown because it might just come back to haunt you. This is the lesson from “Spirit of the Glass 2: The Haunted,” the latest horror movie set to hit Filipino theaters in time for Halloween. Three fashionista friends who are popular on social media attempt to have some offline fun by trying to contact spirits using the age-old Spirit of the Glass game and this opens up to a series of horrific haunting experiences. Bea is a lifestyle editor of a popular magazine, Lisette is an…

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NEW GAMES IN “JIGSAW” FROM ICONIC SLASHER FILM

t’s no surprise that when we hear the words Saw and Jigsaw, it only brings us to think about one of Hollywood’s finest slasher cult-classic film series, after more than fourteen years and grossing $874 million worldwide, the one and only Jigsaw is back and ready to play new games with everyone. The newest installment’s story takes off 10 years after the death of sociopath killer, John Kramer, who is also known as the “Jigsaw Killer” or simply “Jigsaw”. After a series of murders bearing all the markings of the…

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THE WORLD’S GREATEST DETECTIVE HERCULE POIROT AND HIS SUSPECTS IN “MURDER IN THE ORIENT EXPRESS”

Meet Hercule Poirot, the greatest detective on earth in the upcoming thrilling adventure “Murder on the Orient Express” composed of an impressive cast that includes Johnny Depp,  Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Judi Dench, Penélope Cruz, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi,  Willem Dafoe and Kenneth Branagh.   Our mystery detective’s exploits begin when someone is murdered in the luxurious Orient Express where a set of strangers have all become suspects in the crime committed inside the train. The setting for the thrilling and visually breathtaking detective story is a train ride through…

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Killer Blockbuster Franchise “Saw” Makes Goriest Comeback in Upcoming “Jigsaw” Movie

                 After more than fourteen years and grossing $874 million worldwide, one of the most critically acclaimed horror franchise is back, taking the Jigsaw killer’s signature brand of twisted scenarios to the next level in “Jigsaw” Considered as one of the goriest films in Hollywood horror history, the “Saw” franchise which was launched on the big screen in 2004 has become a timeless cult-classic in people’s Halloween must-watch slasher film list, and now it is back on its’ eight installments, making sure that audiences begin to hide and run for…

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“SPIRIT OF THE GLASS: THE HAUNTED” IN CINEMAS NATIONWIDE NOVEMBER 1

Written by Jose Javier Reyes, “Spirit of the Glass: The Haunted” sees three friends who gained popularity through social media: Bea, Lisette and Chelsea were called the Instaglams since their popularity was rooted on social media.   Bea is a lifestyle editor of a popular magazine as well as a stylist, Lisette is an up and coming young actress while Chelsea is a popular model for mainstream and viral advertising. The three girls gained that much-desired reputation of being the Girls of the Moment, basking on their youth and popularity.…

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SOLAR ENTERTAINMENT AND WEST BEIJING PICTURES IN TALKS FOR COLLABORATION OPPORTUNITY

MANILA, PHILIPPINES—The West Zishouzhenzhang (Beijing) Pictures of China Co., Ltd. represented by the Chief Producer Miss Deng Ziyi and Producer Mr. Lu Tianyi were invited to attend the 42nd Metro Manila Film Festival last year. The visit paved way for the discussion to collaborate for a film and television production between Solar Entertainment Corporation and West Beijing Pictures.   In the possible collaboration between Solar Entertainment and West Beijing Pictures, the production services of Solar will be acquired for another Chinese film Angel Action (tentative title). Angel Action depicts the…

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“Only the Brave” Based on True Story of the Most Courageous Team of Firefighters in US

Firefighters are one of the bravest people on earth, they go through intensive training and take extreme risks just to save the people in danger around us. But when a wildfire that goes downhill very fast, a team of highly trained firemen get tested in the fire of their lives. Starring American Award-winning actor Josh Brolin (“Milk”), Miles Teller (“Fantastic Four”) Jeff Bridges (“Iron Man”) and Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Connelly (“A Beautiful Mind”) comes a film that tells the story of the bravest people from the sixth deadliest fire…

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Adolfo Alix Jr. LGBT Hit Film “4 Days” – Exclusive at Ayala Malls Cinemas Starting October 18

Love holds no bounds they say, and for people who are part of the LGBT community, your first love is what sometimes define you and what you want in a partner. When things don’t work out, that love is what teaches you lessons in love and life. Most of us want a love that lasts, a love that will be nourished and cherished, and is what’s in store in Adolfo Alix Jr’s “4 Days” starring Mikoy Morales and Sebastian Castro. Set inside the spacious and beautiful grounds of the University…

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ACCLAIMED FILMMAKER GUILLERMO DEL TORRO GIVES ROMANCE GENRE A NEW FORM IN “THE SHAPE OF WATER”

Take a deep breath and plunge deeply into the latest genre-defying romance fantasy movie “The Shape of Water” starring an impressive cast that includes Academy winner Octavia Spencer with Academy Award nominees Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon and Richard Jenkins along with Doug Jones, known for his pivotal nonhuman roles. From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro (Pacific Rim, Pan’s Labyrinth, The Book of Life), comes “The Shape of Water”, an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory…

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Herbalife Nutrition Launches New Tastes of Formula 1 Shake Cookies and Cream, Herbal Aloe Concentrate Mandarin in The Philippines

PHILIPPINES, September 04, 2017 – Herbalife Nutrition, a global nutrition company, has recently launched two new exciting additions to its product line-up in the country: a new favor of Formula 1 Nutritional Shake Mix – Cookies and Cream, and Herbal Aloe Concentrate Mandarin.   “Formula 1 Nutritional Shake Mix is our flagship product and the new Cookies and Cream flavor will surely capture the taste buds of our Filipino consumers. We’re equally excited for Herbal Aloe Concentrate Mandarin, with its refreshing taste and nutritional benefits,” said Mr. Rosalio Valenzuela, General…

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Start the Christmas Vibe with Taiwan Excellence

With the holiday season around the corner, your gift list may be beginning to take shape. Upgrade this year’s list with help from the Taiwan Excellence Experience Zone 2 at the SM Mall of Asia Main Atrium, September 29 – October 1. Check out Taiwan’s best brands, which earned the Taiwan Excellence seal, in this interactive product showcase. Sponsored by Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) and the Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT), Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) organizes the Taiwan Excellence campaign to promote innovative and superior-quality products,…

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JENNIFER LAWRENCE’S “RED SPARROW” TEASER TRAILER REVEAL

Academy Award winner Jennifer Lawrence is irresistibly hot as a spy temptress in her latest movie “Red Sparrow” on the reveal of its teaser trailer  https://www.facebook.com/20thcenturyfoxphilippines/videos/10159337936880582/   Directed by Francis Lawrence (“Hunger Games” series, “Constantine”), “Red Sparrow” brings a powerhouse cast that includes Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons and Academy Award nominee Charlotte Rampling with Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts and Mary-Louise Parker.   Lawrence is highly-trained Russian spy Dominika Egorova in “Red Sparrow”, a devoted daughter who protects her mother at all costs, a prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her…

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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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PASSION TURNS DEADLY IN EROTIC THRILLER “DECADENCE” IN CINEMAS SEPTEMBER 27

Reminiscent of the highly successful “50 Shades of Grey” franchise, the upcoming thriller “Decadence” is an adult movie that follows a passionate affair that ends up as a dangerous sexual game.   Anabel (Natalie Umaña) is a beautiful young woman who manages to live a normal life with her modest job. Innocent and cheerful but her sweetness seems to make her a willful victim. Oskar Pratz (Alejandro Estrada) is a brilliant and handsome entrepreneur amassing an impressive fortune. At age 32, his lifestyle goes beyond the limits of imagination.  …

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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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