I’m writing this while we’re watching Rounin, a fantasy-adventure series shown on weekdays in ABS-CBN. Rounin is reportedly not doing well in terms of ratings, which is sad, because the show is a good one. It features great special effects and exciting fight scenes. Its cast includes popular young stars like Shaina Magdayao, Rayver Cruz,… Continue reading Rounin

The Da Vinci Code

I’m not the type who reads bestsellers. Usually, it takes me years before I read books raved about by everyone. It took me three Harry Potter books to pass before I had an interest to might as well read the first one. Last week, while I was rummaging through some books I bought but haven’t… Continue reading The Da Vinci Code

Name Game

I read somewhere that a villain in Krystala–ABS-CBN’s new fantasy series–is called “Haribon,” which is the name of an environmental organization. Incidentally, the owners of the network is also running an enviromental task force called Bantay-Kalikasan. Hmmmmm…

UP Film Institute Premieres Fahrenheit 9/11

Here’s a chance for those of us who haven’t seen this movie yet: UP Film Institute premieres Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit 9/11 The UP Film Institute in Diliman, Quezon City premieres Michael Moore’s Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or winner, Fahrenheit 9/11, on Sunday, September 26, at 7 p.m.

The Pinoy Dream

I passed by in front of GMA TV Network building this afternoon and was amused at the crowd of young people gathered there. It must be another day of StarStruck audition. Too many teenagers want to follow the footsteps of Mark Herras, Jennylyn Mercado, Rainier Castillo, and Yasmien Kurdi.