A NEW DAWN, and possibly even a franchise, await the legend of British folklore hero King Arthur. Continue reading “King Arthur fights back to big screen, leading the resistance”
PARIS — Alien creator Ridley Scott says he’s convinced that there are aliens out there — and one day they could come for us.
By Richard Roeper
Directed by Marc Webb
LOS ANGELES — Three years ago, Guardians of the Galaxy arrived as a breath of fresh air, a smart corrective to the self-important pomposity of many superhero movies, and proved a box office smash. Continue reading “Guardians 2: ‘Not as funny’ but eyeing box office jackpot”
By Noel Vera
Richard Abelardo’s Mutya ng Pasig (Pearl of the Pasig, 1950) at first glance plays like a musical version of Wuthering Heights (Doña Sisang’s LVN Pictures was known for its many musicals): the star-crossed lovers separated (this time due to a false accusation and a prison term); the woman marrying another; the death in mid-narrative; the man haunted by ghosts of memories past.