Joel Torre - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Joel Torre


MMFF 2016: Spot these stars in more than one MMFF film

Dec 21, 2016 - 4:17 PM

These 5 celebrities appear in two different films and roles in the Metro Manila Film Festival

New 'On the Job' mini-series: 10 things we know so far

Jul 06, 2016 - 7:03 PM

What s it all about? What or who s coming back? What about that Rayver scene in OTJ ? We learn some tidbits about the upcoming OTJ mini series straight from Erik Matti the director behind the 2013 crime thriller

Photo courtesy of Reality Entertainment

'On the Job' to get mini-series on Hooq

Jun 03, 2016 - 8:02 PM

A six part mini series based on Erik Matti s 2013 crime thriller is set to stream on Hooq

Photo from Facebook/OnTheJobMovieUS

‘Ibong Adarna: The Pinoy Adventure’ Review: Fun, fireworks, eye candy

Oct 05, 2014 - 12:43 PM

At its best Ibong Adarna’s visual design is inspired At its worst its spectacles are stale and derivative writes movie reviewer Oggs Cruz

FULL LIST: Winners, 11th Golden Screen Awards

Oct 05, 2014 - 12:47 AM

Transit On The Job win big in this year s awards – plus a tie for Best Actress

‘Bang Bang Alley’ Review: Violence as a 3-course meal

Apr 12, 2014 - 5:13 PM

Movie reviewer Oggs Cruz says the flick is mostly successful with a few key points for improvement

Violence reigns in 'Bang Bang Alley'

Apr 11, 2014 - 6:41 PM

First time film directors Ely Buendia Yan Yuzon and King Palisoc present Bang Bang Alley

VIOLENCE REIGNS. Filmmakers Ely Buendia, Yan Yuzon, and King Palisoc present Bang Bang Alley. Screengrab from the film's trailer

Setting as character: The house in 'Oro Plata Mata'

Oct 19, 2013 - 9:48 PM

Immortalized in cinema is the Gaston family s ancestral home in Negros Occidental also the setting of Sonata

HOUSE OF MEMORIES AND CINEMA. The Gaston family ancestral home. Photos: Lore Reyes

Hollywood remake of 'OTJ' 'on the books' - critic

Oct 03, 2013 - 4:04 PM

Critic Chris Bumbray of joblo com also suggests Bryan Cranstron for Joel Torre s hitman role

PERFECT FOR BRYAN. Torre (right) with Anderson in 'OTJ.' Image courtesy of ABS-CBN

'On the Job': Adrenaline shot

Sep 07, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Film shows off what you can do if you have the money to realize your vision

DEFINITE DARKNESS. Anderson and Torre are soused in film's atmosphere. Still courtesy of ABS-CBN

Piolo, Gerald and Joel on the job

Sep 02, 2013 - 7:26 PM

OTJ lead stars Joel Torre Gerald Anderson Piolo Pascual tell Esquire magazine and Rappler what it means to be real men—and real actors

PIOLO ON THE JOB. Piolo Pascual on one of Esquire Philippines' triple August covers. Photo by Paco Guerrero

The Weekly List: Events you don't want to miss (Aug 24-31)

Aug 24, 2013 - 11:42 AM

Looking for something to do this weekend and the coming week? Here s a list to help you plan ahead

Shaina in lovemaking scene with Papa P

Aug 24, 2013 - 9:30 AM

Intermezzo in crime thriller OTJ filmed two days with multiple angles in the style but not spirit of porn

BIG-SCREEN SPLASH. Piolo said he will take care of Shaina. Photo from the SHAINAtics' Facebook

The odyssey of 'OTJ'

Aug 17, 2013 - 9:30 AM

Erik Matti film helps revive long dormant action genre in Philippine cinema

SOCIAL-REALIST ACTION. Gerald Anderson in 'OTJ.' Photo courtesy of Star Cinema

Piolo, Gerald in crime film 'On the Job'

Apr 03, 2013 - 4:07 PM

Newly released trailer shows Piolo Pascual and Gerald Anderson in the gritty crime action film

ON THE SET. Piolo Pascual, Gerald Anderson, and Rayver Cruz on the set of 'On the Job.' Photo from the Piolo Pascual Facebook page

Yesterday and today: 'Oro, Plata, Mata'

Mar 08, 2013 - 5:59 PM

Actress Cherie Gil joins the Rappler family with this first piece on a historic movie

TV PATROL INTERVIEW. 'Oro, Plata, Mata' was Joel Torre’s very first film, introducing him as a much sought after actor-director. All photos courtesy of Cherie Gil

SHOWBITZ: Celebrities at #Sinulog2013

Jan 21, 2013 - 6:07 PM

The Sinulog festival was a party and where there are parties there are celebrities Check out the snapshots we managed to get

HONORING THE CHILD JESUS WHILE PROMOTING PROJECTS. Celebrities joined the #Sinulog2013 festivities to promote their upcoming projects to the 4 million-strong crowd. All photos by Andrea Lugue