Or in short, here's my take on this year's remake of a tale as old as time, but the messaging is as problematic as ever. Yes, I know it's as predictable as hell but it still needs to be scrutinized, especially these days when media bombards women and girls with questionable embedded values. CINDERELLA (2015) … Continue reading Spinderella cut it up one time!
Cinema-watching, for me, is not really a waste of time as some people treat it. Kanya-kanyang habit lang iyan, I suppose. We all have our favorite ways of spending our time or we have techniques in wasting time. Walang basagan ng trip, 'ika nga. But it's a totally different thing if a film wastes my … Continue reading of wrong timings and wasting time
But no, I had to watch a remake of a film made 30 years ago, back when I was 8. Eight! Like eight years old eight, you know. I mean, if people need to age and grow, so do movies. Especially remakes. Jeezus where do I begin? ARTHUR (2011) s. from the 1981 film-story by … Continue reading can I get caught between the moon and New York City instead?
It's Oscar day today as I type this, here in Manila, that is. But back in the US, it's Oscar night. Same same. I remember where I was a year ago today. I was here, inside Stonewall bar, the birthplace of queer pride in New York City, watching the pre-Oscar red carpet show with a … Continue reading and the Oscar goes to…
Or in short, here's my elaboration on my disbelief about why why why whyyyyyyyy this film is thought to be great! AND AND AND if you haven't seen this, don't read this because I'm giving spoilers. Boo hoo you. THE KIDS ARE ALL RIGHT d. Lisa Cholodenko s. Lisa Cholodenko, Stuart Blumberg c. Annette Bening, … Continue reading if the kids are all right, then houston we have a problem
...or in short, here's my review of the first movie I saw for the year. And yes, sometimes I watch films accidentally, meaning I saw how horrendous the traffic was going home so I thought of killing time in a cool place and letting myself willingly suspend my disbelief for two hours or so in … Continue reading and an Asian saves the U.S. caucasian’s ass!
I don't know about you but this film just shouts queer! queer! queer! to me hehe. That, or I'm overreading hehe. If Judith Butler's ideas came to life, wore tights and a cape, they'd be Megamind! Hahaha I kid you not. Chos. Heniwey, here goes. MEGAMIND p. Dreamworks music. Hans Zimmer and another dude or … Continue reading Megaqueer! No kidding, kids! 🙂