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9 Ways to Maximize Eating at Buffets

It’s not everyday that we get to do binge eating but when the circumstance calls for it, we have to maximize it, right? Be it birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, or any little big celebrations you may have, buffet is a good option. But are you getting your penny’s worth whenever you’re going at a buffet restaurant?…

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The Judge (2014)

Picture this: Tony Stark on a different world, wearing a suit (not his Iron Man suit though), peeing on another lawyer’s pants on purpose, riding a bike without holding on to the handlebars, and giving little care on the world. Basically, it’s the same charming, smart A-hole guy defending people in court instead of the…

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The Trial (2014)

Chito Roño’s latest courtroom drama, The Trial, is a breath of fresh air in the series of rom-coms from Star Cinema. It is compelling as it tries to delay the reveal with a lot of banters pertaining to social and family issues. Ronald (John Lloyd Cruz) is a 27 year old with a mind of…

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beTV is now Sony Channel PH!

Constructed to be fresh, confident, and stylish, Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia (aka Sony Channel), offers to provide the latest and most talked about TV series airing close to its US telecast. Launching today, October 15, Sony Channel PH will be offering a vibrant new look for the beTV audience. One of the four new…

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The Script will fly back to Manila on April 2015

They say third time’s a charm. Not to say that the first two concerts were a flop but this time around, it will surely be bigger. The Script, the Irish pop-rock band famous for songs like “Breakeven,” “The Man Who Can’t Be Moved,” and “Six Degrees of Separation” will be having their third live concert…

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Gone Girl (2014)

David Fincher’s Gone Girl is bizarre; it’s set in a fictional world that feels real. Catered with an unsettling situation, it shows a misanthropic view of everyone: the predator, the prey, the spectators, and the media. Everything is filtered, with propaganda of some sort, and yet it works. On the morning of their fifth anniversary,…

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7 Tips on Shooting Alone in Quiapo

“Is it safe to go to Quiapo, alone?” I get this often. If there’s a cabinet for all the places I love in Manila, Quiapo will sit side by side Divisoria on the topmost shelf. Why not? the place offers an abundant experience you couldn’t get anywhere else. Here, you get to see a wet…

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Ganito Kami Noon, Paano Kayo Ngayon? (1976)

Ganito Kami Noon, Paano Kayo Ngayon depicts the transition of administration, the colonial intrusion, and a lost identity. It is brave to ask a question that hides a discourse under the cloth of humor. In the beginning, we see the protagonist Kulas Ocampo (Christoper de Leon) as he traverse a river going to Manila. In…

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Mula Sa Kung Ano Ang Noon (2014)

Not everything is what it seems. I was born in the 90s. I am only knowledgeable with Martial Law through history books and from the stories some relatives tell me so I don’t have experience, nor memories about it. They say it’s one of the darkest period of the Philippines, others say it is a…