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FDCP eyes online streaming platform for Cine Lokal 'like Netflix'

May 15, 2020 - 2:25 PM

'Yung gumagawa ng pelikula na wala talagang platform, magshishift tayo sa mga streaming platforms na parang Netflix, pero gobyerno ang gagawa,' says Film Development Council of the Philippines Chairperson Liza Diño

Cesar Montano gives update on planned 'Sultan Kudarat' movie

Mar 17, 2018 - 3:44 PM

Cesar Montano says the Tourism Promotions Board commits to produce one big historical film a year, and that his ultimate dream is to cast a 'Hollywood actor' in a project

5 things about the Pinoy sci-fi movie 'Instalado'

Jan 28, 2018 - 3:02 PM

The movie stars McCoy de Leon, directed by Jason Paul Laxamana

This film festival will bring you straight to Latin America this weekend

Dec 09, 2017 - 11:24 AM

Best of all, admission is free!

CIDADE DE DEUS. The Fernando Meirelles masterpiece is among the films you can catch at the Latin American film festival. Photo courtesy of Cine Latino

24 movies to watch at Cine Europa 2017

Sep 23, 2017 - 10:30 AM

Here's what you need to know about the European film festival this 2017

LOOK: What's on CINE LOKAL this September

Sep 13, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Select SM cinemas have been showcasing indie films on a regular basis; with the screening of at least one indie film every single week

PUTI. Mike Alcazaren's 2012 thriller is returning to movie screens this month for Cine Lokal. Screengrab from

Cine Europa inspires youth of Leyte

Nov 06, 2014 - 12:05 PM

Cine Europa the European film festival arrives in Leyte to inspire young survivors of super typhoon Yolanda to continue to dream and imagine

Cine Europa 2014: Exploring family ties

Sep 03, 2014 - 12:23 PM

Admission is free on a first come first served basis so come on over

'A Royal Affair': Period scandal

Sep 15, 2013 - 10:57 PM

Film celebrates romance and crucial chapter in Danish history

LOVE IN HIGH PLACES. Vikander and Mikkelsen in 'A Royal Affair.' Image from the film's Facebook

The Shortlist: Sights and sounds

Sep 07, 2013 - 1:00 PM

Here s your weekly list of things happening in the coming week

Cine Europa 2013: Bigger, sweeter

Aug 29, 2013 - 8:04 AM

Enjoy the best of European cinema with some Pinoy classics

SWEET 16. Cine Europa is bigger than ever. Photo from the Delegation of EU to PH Facebook

'Give Up Tomorrow' nominated in Emmys

Jul 12, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Give Up Tomorrow premiered in the Philippines in July 2012 as part of the Cinemalaya independent film festival at the Cultural Center of the Philippines

SEARCH FOR JUSTICE AND ANSWERS. 'Give Up Tomorrow' was shot in a span of 7 years. Screen shot from a video by Katherine Visconti/Rappler

Dolphy's legacy: A year later

Jul 10, 2013 - 2:19 PM

Remembering his life as the story of our entertainment on his death anniversary

Photo by Raffy De Guzman/Rappler

'White House Down': Classic action flick

Jul 08, 2013 - 11:40 AM

Action adventure comedy and just the right touch of drama

EXPLOSIVE. Director Roland Emmerich isn't afraid of blowing things up. Photos from the 'White House Down' Facebook page

Antics, daddy woes in 'Despicable Me 2'

Jul 01, 2013 - 9:51 AM

The animated film we ve been waiting for for two years is finally here

GRU IS BACK. The villain-hero is facing a new mission and daddy issues. Image from the 'Despicable Me 2' Facebook page

‘Monsters University’: Classy, if not classic

Jun 26, 2013 - 12:40 PM

Pixar’s 14th full length movie is enjoyable repeatable fare from a studio that has produced even better offerings

FIRST-DAY HIGH. ‘Monsters University,’ led by creepy cutesies Mike Wazowski (front, 2nd from left, voiced by Billy Crystal) and James P. Sullivan (back, 3rd from left, voiced by John Goodman), is just in time for this month’s opening of classes. All images by Disney/Pixar

'Man of Steel' director thanks Pinoys

Jun 24, 2013 - 5:38 PM

Zack Snyder sends a message to Superman s Filipino fans

MABUHAY, PHILIPPINES! Director Zack Snyder thanks Filipinos for supporting 'Man of Steel' and invites those who haven't seen the movie yet to go see it. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros Philippines

'Before Midnight': 3rd time's the charm

Jun 24, 2013 - 8:45 AM

Expectations were incredible and hard to live up to but Before Midnight the 3rd film in the Before Sunrise series delivers

BEFORE ANYTHING ELSE. Jesse and Celine are back, funnier — and more romantic — than ever. Image from the Before Midnight PH Facebook page

'World War Z': Exciting zombie movie

Jun 21, 2013 - 12:14 PM

In this adaptation of the best selling novel the events move fast and the zombies faster

NOT TO MISS. Brad Pitt is Gerry Lane in the zombie flick 'World War Z.' Image from the movie's Facebook page

Exploring identity in CineFilipino

Jun 16, 2013 - 2:31 PM

CineFilipino promises stories worth watching and movies worth celebrating

WORTH WATCHING, WORTH CELEBRATING. CineFilipino captures the Filipino identity on film. Screen grab from

‘Man of Steel’: Superman movie on steroids

Jun 12, 2013 - 4:56 PM

The new superhero blockbuster is big on action noise and CGI but small on resonance

GIRL FIGHT. Amy Adams and Antje Traue (seen here with Cavill) are souped-up successors to ‘Superman II’s’ Margot Kidder and Sarah Douglas. All photos from Warner Bros. Pictures

The trick, or treat, that is ‘Side Effects’

Jun 11, 2013 - 2:34 PM

Director Steven Soderbergh’s supposed big screen swan song implies that things are not always what they seem

GOOD GIRLS GONE... Catherine Zeta-Jones (right) and Rooney Mara play shadowy figures in 'Side Effects.' All photos from the ‘Side Effects Movie’ Facebook page

Cine Europa 2012: 21 films, 17 countries

Sep 10, 2012 - 7:29 PM

They all come together to make one amazing film fest

CINE EUROPA 2012: Bigger and better

[Movies] Eclectic crime plots at Instituto Cervantes

May 08, 2012 - 6:16 PM

Saturdays of May will never be the same with Instituto Cervantes Cine Negro film cycle

STARKEST NOIR. Instituto Cervantes de Manila features timeless crime films this May, to the film buffs' delight.