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FULL LIST: Nominees, Luna Awards 2016

Sep 09, 2016 - 9:33 PM

Heneral Luna Felix Manalo Honor Thy Father are among this year s nominees

Anne Curtis to star in Erik Matti movie with Fil-Am MMA fighter Brandon Vera

Jun 29, 2016 - 8:56 PM

Anne Curtis says she s doing her own stunts in her upcoming movie with Brandon The Truth Vera

ANNE CURTIS AND BRANDON VERA. Anne Curtis is set to star in a movie with Filipino-American MMA fighter Brandon 'The Truth Vera.' Screengrab from Instagram/erikmatti

Erik Matti welcomes MMFF 2016 changes

Jun 29, 2016 - 7:33 PM

It s in favor of the industry It s in favor of the festival the filmmaker says

Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

FULL LIST: Nominees, Gawad Urian 2016

May 17, 2016 - 5:41 PM

Honor Thy Father and Heneral Luna lead this year s nominees

MMFF official denies dictating 'Honor Thy Father' disqualification

Jan 13, 2016 - 9:06 PM

[The MMFF] is now run by people with vested interests We should look into the commercialization of the festival a party list congressman says

CONSPIRACY. 8-year Executive Committee member Dominic Du is linked to producers of two MMFF awardees 'Walang Forever' and 'Buy Now, Die Later.' Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

John Lloyd Cruz on PH cinema: 'Kapag mahal mo, ipaglalaban mo'

Jan 13, 2016 - 5:12 PM

John Lloyd speaks for the first time on the MMFF Honor Thy Father issue Sa atin ang pelikulang Pilipino Tayo po ito Sino pa bang magkukwento ng mga kwento natin kundi tayo rin?

FIRST COMMENT. John Lloyd Cruz attends for the first time the House probe on Honor thy Father where he issued his first statement on the MMFF controversy. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

It’s not traffic: MMDA’s hold on film fest is illegal

Jan 12, 2016 - 6:16 PM

If the traffic agency continues to operate the Metro Manila Film Festival we should call it as the Metro Manila Dictatorship Authority

MMFF official linked to 2 films that won awards

Jan 11, 2016 - 11:32 PM

Dominic Du an executive committee member of MMFF owns a company that promoted Walang Forever and Buy Now Die Later

MMFF Over-ALL Chairman Atty. Emerson Carlos and Atty. Eugino Villareal member of the MMFF Executive Committee before the start of an inquiry on the disqualification of the film, "Honor Thy Father," from the selection of best picture category of the 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), at the House of Representative on Monday. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

'Honor Thy Father' producers to MMFF committee: Tell the truth

Jan 02, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Producers Dondon Montiverde and John Lloyd Cruz respond to the MMFF s allegations that they did not disclose the film s participation in the Hawaii International Film Festival

12 best Filipino films of 2015

Jan 01, 2016 - 8:01 PM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives a rundown of 2015 s best local films

BEST MOVIES OF 2015. 'Manang Biring,' 'Honor Thy Father,' 'Heneral Luna,' and 'Imbisibol' make the cut. Photos courtesy of Artikulo Uno/Reality Entertainment, Screengrabs from YouTube

Movie reviews: All 8 MMFF 2015 films

Dec 31, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Here are reviews for all 8 Metro Manila Film Festival entries including Honor Thy Father My Bebe Love and more

12 showbiz controversies of 2015

Dec 31, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Kris Aquino Jessy Mendiola and Gab Valenciano among others had people buzzing this year

Photos from Instagram/withlovekrisaquino/senorita_jessy, John Lloyd photo courtesy of Reality Entertainment, Robin Padilla photo by  Rob Reyes/Rappler

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Tax incentives for ‘quality’ movies and Miss Universe?

Dec 29, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Do films like ‘Honor thy Father’ get tax breaks? What can newly crowned Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach expect to pay in local taxes?

Duterte on DQ cases, Boko Haram attacks, MMFF 2015 | 12PM wRap

Dec 29, 2015 - 12:09 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

WATCH: Armi Millare, John Lloyd Cruz cover Sampaguita's 'Tao'

Dec 29, 2015 - 11:44 AM

Armi and John Lloyd sing the MMFF 2015 Best Song from Honor Thy Father

'TAO.' Armi Millare and John Lloyd Cruz cover Sampaguita's 'Tao,' a song that Armi sang for 'Honor Thy Father.' Screengrab from Facebook/Armi-Millare

'Honor Thy Father' producer: No due process from MMFF

Dec 29, 2015 - 9:11 AM

It s a question of timing producer Dondon Monteverde says after Honor Thy Father was disqualified from the MMFF s Best Picture category

SC on Poe’s DQ, PH volcanoes, Honor Thy Father | 6PM wRap

Dec 28, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Dan Fernandez seeks House probe into 'Honor Thy Father' controversy

Dec 28, 2015 - 3:47 PM

Laguna Representative Dan Fernandez also shares how John Lloyd Cruz took the disqualification

'HONOR THY FATHER.' Producer Dondon Monteverde, actor and congressman Dan Fernandez, and lawyer Agnes Maranan file a resolution to investigate the disqualification of the film in the Best Picture category of the 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/Rappler

Director Dan Villegas weighs in on 'Honor Thy Father' controversy

Dec 28, 2015 - 11:37 AM

The Walang Forever director says he feels the sentiments of director Erik Matti

'Honor Thy Father' receives thunderous applause as it wins 5 awards at 2015 MMFF awards

Dec 28, 2015 - 9:56 AM

Artists and producers air their sentiments on the film s Best Picture disqualification issue

IN PHOTOS: Stars at the MMFF Awards Night 2015

Dec 28, 2015 - 7:02 AM

See photos of the winners and performers here

BEST ACTRESS. The 'Walang Forever' star Jennylyn Mercado wins the award at the 2015Metro Manila Film Festival. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappelr

'Honor Thy Father' director Erik Matti no-show at MMFF 2015 Awards Night

Dec 28, 2015 - 12:30 AM

Demand for better films Demand for more choices in the cinemas Kaya pa natin baguhin to Hindi ako titigil kung hindi kayo titigil Matti says through a representative

ERIK MATTI. The director wins Best Director for his movie 'Honor Thy Father' at the Metro Manila Film Festival 2015.

FULL LIST: Winners, MMFF 2015 awards night

Dec 27, 2015 - 11:15 PM

Walang Forever brings home the Best Picture award among many other awards Buy Now Die Later wins 2nd Best Picture while Honor Thy Father also wins big

MMFF 2015 AWARDS NIGHT. 'Buy Now Die Later,' 'Walang Forever,' and 'Honor Thy Father' win awards at the 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival. Screengrabs from YouTube/TIFF Trailers/Quantum Films

DGPI condemns disqualification of 'Honor Thy Father' in MMFF 2015 category

Dec 27, 2015 - 9:21 PM

The Directors Guild of the Philippines demands fair play and transparency from the Metro Manila Film Festival

HONOR THY FATHER. The Directors Guild of the Philippines condemns the MMFF executive committee's decision to disqualify the film from the Best Picture category. Screengrab from YouTube/TIFF Trailers

‘Honor Thy Father’ review: Honoring its audience

Dec 27, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz says John Lloyd Cruz delivers a stirring performance in this marvellously engineered film

MMFF 2015 clarifies 'Honor Thy Father' disqualification

Dec 27, 2015 - 2:09 PM

UPDATED The MMFF says that Honor Thy Father s October 27 non disclosure of the film s inclusion in another festival is the reason behind the disqualification

DISQUALIFIED. 'Honor Thy Father,' an entry in the 2015 Metro Manila Film Festival starring John Lloyd Cruz, is disqualified from the Best Picture category of the awards. Photo courtesy of Reality Entertainment

'Honor Thy Father' disqualified from MMFF 2015 Awards Best Picture category

Dec 26, 2015 - 8:35 PM

UPDATED Producer Dondon Monteverde releases a statement about the disqualification

'HONOR THY FATHER.' The Metro Manila Film Festival movie is disqualified form the Best Picture category in the festival's awards. In the photo, John Lloyd Cruz stands with director Erik Matti and producer Dondon Monteverde. Photo courtesy of Reality Entertainment

MMFF 2015: 5 things to know about 'Honor Thy Father'

Dec 24, 2015 - 12:01 PM

John Lloyd Cruz stars in the movie directed by Erik Matti