What’s on screens this week?

By: Reymundo Salao THE new films on mainstream theaters are not very impressive. It’s a good thing that some other films are on extended run… Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Set in the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter […]

Rififi to be screened at UPV Cinematheque

By: Reymundo Salao CINEMA Exmundo UPV Cinematheque will screen the French film noir masterpiece “Du Rififi Chez Les Hommes” (simply “Rififi”)  directed by Jules Dassin, on Sunday, May 7, 2017, 2 p.m., at the UPV Cinematheque of U.P Visayas-Iloilo City Campus. To reserve and confirm your seats, please send them an e-mail at cinemaexmundo@gmail.com or a […]

Sine at Panitikan 2017, USALT’s Cupcakes

By: Reymundo Salao Just Another Film Junkie THE FDCP Cinematheque Iloilo held “SiPat: Sine at Panitikan”, April 25 as part of the Buwan ng Panitikan ng Filipinas 2017. The event began with a screening of the newly restored film classic “Noli Me Tangere” by legendary Filipino filmmaker Gerry De Leon. A lecture and Q & A […]

Ang Lee to shoot Gemini Man

By: Reymundo Salao Just Another Film Junkie Ang Lee is being prepped for his next film “Gemini Man”, a science-fiction action film. According to Variety, Lee is in very early discussions to take on for Skydance, from a script originally penned by “Game of Thrones” honcho David Benioff. The movie follows a senior NSA official begins […]

CineLokal Iloilo’s successful launch

By: Reymundo Salao Photos by: atmos.ph ONCE upon a time, many film fans have been bullied by a system where they cannot get to enjoy and appreciate the quality award-winning Pinoy indie films that are being released nationwide because mall screenings have been so cruelly oppressive. Let’s say “ABC” is an award-winning Pinoy indie film; it is […]

Is there a sequel for ‘It’?

By: Reymundo Salao SOME of you may be excited for the upcoming remake/adaptation of Stephen King’s “It”. The horror film by director Andrés Muschietti (Mama) follows a group of teenagers in Derry, Maine who are attacked by the malevolent forced, Pennywise. Although Pennywise (Bill Skarsgard) is frequently depicted as a clown, he actually takes the form […]

Upcoming: Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk

By: Reymundo Salao CHRISTOPHER Nolan has quite a fan following. And while many other films that have been headlining blockbusters consists of comicbook adaptations, superheroes, and sequels, Nolan’s newest film, “Dunkirk” is a breather from all that. “Dunkirk” is a World War II-era film that follows Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France […]

Vikander and Uthaug talk about Tom Raider

By: Reymundo Salao FILMING is underway for the Tomb Raider reboot, and the first images have popped up online. Alicia Vikander stars in the upcoming film directed by Roar Uthaug (The Wave). This new film will break away from the Angelina Jolie pictures by being more in line with the 2013 reboot of the video game, […]