I am currently guilty of a crime that most bookworms would never forgive. Its been a recent habit that’s been brewing over the past couple of months. I know it kind of defeats the purpose of curling up with a good book in the first place but since I started, I just couldn’t stop. I’ve… Read More Skip Reading. Are you guilty of the crime?
True Beauty is a reality show/social experiment wherein 10 “beautiful” people are asked to stay in the same house and participate in different challenges throughout the season in order to determine who will become America’s Most Beautiful. However, the catch is that they are not only being judged based on their outer beauty but rather… Read More True Beauty
Now that the evil lords of cinema and literature have been crowned, welcome to the next round of Baddie Awards to be given to those who have been evil beyond and above the call of duty in the small screen. In this poll, we honor TV villains spanning the globe from the United States, to… Read More Baddie Awards for TV: Polls are open
The masses have spoken. Voting is officially over in the week-long poll for cinema and literature’s biggest villains. IT was a tight race for most categories but thanks to polldaddy, tabulating the scores was a breeze. And now without further ado, I present to you the winners of the first Cinerama Etcetera’s Baddie Awards, whose… Read More Baddie Awards: And the winners are….
The Mechanic is yet another one of Jason Statham’s action packed films featuring fast cars, fast women and basically, a lot of dead bodies by the end of the movie. If you ask me how its any different from any one of Statham’s previous offerings, then, the answer is none. Because basically, Statham’s involvement in… Read More The Mechanic: Kicking ass one job at a time
March 25, 2011: I woke up this morning all ready to buckle down to build a home. I recently signed up for a Gawad Kalinga outreach activity in Alapan, Imus Cavite (Philippines), for house construction and house painting. It has long been a dream of mine to participate in volunteer house construction. I’ve been asking… Read More Good Will Planting
While the results of the Biggest Baddies poll is still stewing in the backburners of this blog, let Cinerama Etcetera entertain you by listing down the best revelations in cinema in past 20 years or so. Again, these are based on movies that I have seen, so feel free to comment at the end of… Read More WTF! Movie endings that boggle the mind
I love villains, especially the ones in books and in movies. They give the heroes more opportunity to prove their heroism and at the same time entertain us with their evil laughter and dark twistedness. But while heroes are feted left and right, most of these villains are set aside and subjected to the background… Read More Baddest Baddies: A week-long poll
Fans of Taiwanese dramas like Fated to Love You, Meteor Garden, The Frog Prince and other RomCom series will be sorely disappointed over this offering starred in by HongKong superstar Charlene Choi and Taiwanese heartthrob Mike He (Devil Beside You). I initially watched this series after reading a brief synopsis, Mike He, who plays reluctant… Read More Calling Big Star: A big disappointment
I first got excited to hear about this remake of the 1978 horror classic “Day of the Woman” initially because of the reviews I read about the original. It was hailed in Time Magazine’s Top 10 list of Most Ridiculously Violent Movies of all time, and for a horror buff like myself, my curiosity was… Read More I Spit on your Grave: Not for the fainthearted