Life of Pi - updates

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Ang Lee: ‘I am not a master of filmmaking. I am a slave.’

Nov 30, 2013 - 10:11 AM

The Oscar award winning director visits Manila and reveals plans of shooting a film in the country

AS CANDID AS IT GETS. Lee answers questions from the press during the 40-minute forum that was followed by cocktails at the SM Aura Skypark. All photos by Jory Rivera

Animal rights group accused over Hollywood abuses

Nov 27, 2013 - 1:35 PM

Reports state several incidents of animal death on set of Hollywood blockbusters

LIFE OF PI. The Bengal tiger which is central to the movie reportedly nearly drowned. Screen grab from the film's trailer

The Avengers win big at MTV Movie Awards

Apr 15, 2013 - 4:31 PM

Check who took home the golden popcorn in the 2013 MTV Movie Awards

MOVIE OF THE YEAR. The Avengers emerge victorious. Photo from 'Marvel's The Avengers PH' Facebook page

VFX artists demand 'piece of Pi' during Oscars

Feb 27, 2013 - 6:51 AM

Protesters on Oscar night demanded better treatment for visual artists a week after the visual effects company behind Oscar winning Life of Pi filed for bankruptcy

STUNNING VISUALS. Despite Rhythm & Blues's fantastic work on 'Life of Pi,' they filed for bankruptcy. Image from the 'Life of Pi' Facebook page

'Argo' wins best picture on shared Oscars night

Feb 25, 2013 - 1:57 PM

Life of Pi won most Oscars with 4 awards against 3 for Argo and Les Miserables 2 each for Django Unchained and Lincoln and one for Zero Dark Thirty

Argo director Ben Affleck accepts the Oscar for Best Movie onstage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO/Robyn BECK

Hollywood prepares for its Oscars close-up

Feb 24, 2013 - 9:51 AM

The stage is set for the 85th Academy Awards on February 24 with Ben Affleck s Iran hostage drama Argo bidding to edge out Steven Spielberg s Lincoln at the climax of Hollywood s awards season

Women walk ot the red carpet in front of the Dolby Theatre in preparation one day before the 85th Academy Awards on February 23, 2013 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR

Why do we get Oscar movies late?

Jan 18, 2013 - 5:12 PM

If you re frustrated about Oscar films reaching Philippine movie screens late our expert attempts to explain why Read on

NO LONGER A DREAM. Oscar-nominated 'Les Miserables' is now showing in the Philippines. Photo from the 'Les Miserables' Facebook page

Guess who: Predicting the new Oscar winners

Jan 18, 2013 - 1:50 PM

Who among the latest major Academy Award nominees would win? These guesses are for your consideration

WHO’S THAT GIRL? Quvenzhané Wallis as the tender yet tough ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ child. Photo from the movie’s Facebook pageWHO’S THAT GIRL? Quvenzhané Wallis as the tender yet tough ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ child. Photo from the movie’s Facebook page

Entertainment wRap: Porn, Oscars, Hitler

Jan 13, 2013 - 8:59 PM

Porn film makers outraged at new condom requirement for actors Oscar nominations and Seth MacFarlane s nazi joke

BAD JOKE? Seth MacFarlane in a photo posted on Facebook by the Noreen Fraser Foundation against cancer

Hugh Jackman: Oscar nomination exciting, surreal

Jan 11, 2013 - 8:42 AM

Hugh Jackman Bradley Cooper Robert de Niro and other Oscar nominees welcome news of their nominations

'Lincoln', 'Life of Pi' lead Oscar nominations

Jan 10, 2013 - 10:16 PM

Lincoln Life of Pi lead nominees for the 85th Academy Awards;

HELLO OSCAR. A large replica of the Oscar statuette is viewed at the Samuel Goldwyn Theartre on January 10, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. AFP PHOTO/ROBYN BECK

Film review: 'Life of Pi'

Jan 07, 2013 - 12:08 PM

Even though dark heavy things happen there is this underlying feeling of assurance of things working out

COLORS AND ENLIGHTENMENT. The greatest asset of the film is the delivery of one overwhelmingly beautiful image after another. Photo from the 'Life of Pi' Facebook page

2013 first quarter movies

Dec 16, 2012 - 9:15 PM

Aside from Les Miserables here are other movies to watch out for

GOOD GIRL GONE BAD. Mia Wasikowska of Tim Burton's 'Alice in Wonderland' fame in a dark role in 'Stoker.' All images from 20th Century Fox

Ang Lee breaks rules in new film 'Life of Pi'

Sep 29, 2012 - 8:18 AM

Director Ang Lee says he broke every rule in Life of Pi which premiered Friday bringing the best selling novel into stunning 3D life with a production featuring an unknown lead actor 4 tigers and the world s biggest wave machine