I really loved the first installment of Tiktik: The Aswang Chronicles because it was innovative, edgy and super entertaining. When my brother, sis in law and I learned that there was going to be a sequel, we were super excited to see what it was all about. Aside from some initial reservations upon seeing the trailer,… Read More Kubot: The Aswang Chronicles Movie Review
A couple of years ago, I’ve read Gregory Maguire’s Wicked, about Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, the chief villainess of L. Frank Baum’s 1900 classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, and immediately became a fan of his writing. I also became Elphie’s supporter because its hard not to admire the green skinned rebel… Read More Wicked the Musical in Manila: Green is IN!
Last weekend, my buddy and I used the discounted tickets that I got months ago from an online shopping site and went to Seriland, located in the Manila Ocean Park building on the second floor. The park has three major features — The Trick Art Museum, the Mirror Maze and the 3D theater. The Museum… Read More Goofing Off, Having Fun: Seriland
When my friend Leslie and I heard that the international production of The Phantom of the Opera was coming to Manila, we couldn’t wait to see it. I’m not as big an expert of the show as she is but I did love the movie and I am absolutely nuts about musicals so what better… Read More Phantom Fever: The Opera takes Manila
I have always had an appreciation for mixed martial arts. Not because I want to watch athletes get their faces bashed in or because of the sheer violence of the sport but because I appreciate it as an art form. Like boxing and wrestling, and all its predecessors, mixed martial arts entail a huge amount… Read More Fight Night: OneFC Pride of a Nation
I admit to watching The Bourne Legacy only out of curiosity. The film shot for several weeks in the Philippines — Manila in particular and I remember that the circus had caused news channels to focus on the shoot and the stars rather than the humongous traffic that the film was causing due to detours.… Read More The Bourne Legacy: A Review
As soon as I heard that New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys have joined forces to stage a world tour last year, I have been praying really hard for them to come to Manila. Wishes really do come true because several months ago, I learned that they were going to stage a performance… Read More NKOTBSB in Manila: BEST. SHOW. EVER!!!