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BRAIN ON FIRE – opens Feb. 22

A RIVETING TRUE STORY OF A WOMAN’S STRUGGLE IN AND OUT OF MADNESS IN “BRAIN ON FIRE” “Brain on Fire” is the astonishing true story of a young woman’s descent into madness in the face of a medical mystery starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Thomas Mann, Carrie-Anne Moss, Richard Armitage, Jenny Slate and Tyler Perry. Based… Read More »

A KIND OF MURDER – February 15

FANTASIZING SPOUSE’S DEATH IN “A KIND OF MURDER” Patrick Wilson, known for the phenomenal and hair-raising “The Conjuring” movies stars anew in the psychological stylish thriller “A Kind of Murder” with Jessica Biel, Haley Bennett and Vincent Kartheiser. Directed by Andy Goddard, “A Kind of Murder” is based on Patricia Highsmith’s novel “The Blunderer,” set… Read More »

PSYCHO THRILLER “A CURE FOR WELLNESS”

MIND-BOGGLING PSYCHO THRILLER “A CURE FOR WELLNESS” ON FEBRUARY 15 From visionary director, Gore Verbinski, “A Cure for Wellness” is a chilling and mind-bending psychological thriller. Embarking on the movie, Verbinski wanted to make a thriller with the depth, insight and power of classics in the genre that he admired, such as “The Shining” (Stanley… Read More »

HUGH JACKMAN ONE LAST TIME IN “LOGAN”

HUGH JACKMAN ONE LAST TIME AS THE WOLVERINE IN “LOGAN” – MARCH 1 IN PHILIPPINE CINEMAS Academy Award-nominated, Golden Globe- and Tony Award-winning performer Hugh Jackman first brought his electrifying energy to the mutant known as Wolverine way back in 2000 in the film that launched the modern-day comic-book blockbuster, director Bryan Singer’s original X-Men.… Read More »

OSCAR WINNER OCTAVIA SPENCER IN “THE SHACK”

OSCAR WINNER OCTAVIA SPENCER STARS IN FAITH-BASED MOVIE “THE SHACK” Based on the New York Times best-selling novel, “The Shack” takes us on a father’s uplifting spiritual journey. After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips (Sam Worthington) spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he… Read More »

DEATH NOTE: LIGHT UP THE WORLD in cinemas soon

PHENOMENAL MANGA “DEATH NOTE: LIGHT UP THE NEW WORLD” IN CINEMAS MARCH 15 The highly-anticipated manga film adaptation “Death Note: Light Up the New World” is an interesting follow up to the original three Death Note films. The story takes place 10 years later since two geniuses fought the battle of intelligence and now, six… Read More »

ZOEY DEUTSCH IN “BEFORE I FALL”

POPULAR GIRL LIVES AND DIES SEVEN TIMES IN “BEFORE I FALL” Zoey Deutsch, who recently played James Franco’s smart girlfriend in “Why Him?” stars anew as in the deeply touching book-to-movie adaptation “Before I Fall”. In “Before I Fall,” Deutsch plays Sam, a high school student who has everything a girl could want: popularity, a… Read More »

TERRIFYING CINEMATIC SPA EXPERIENCE IN “A CURE FOR WELLNESS”

TERRIFYING CINEMATIC SPA EXPERIENCE IN “A CURE FOR WELLNESS” A superb storyteller and a master of pacing, director Gore Verbinski, along with an impressive cast that includes Dane DeHaan, Mia Goth and Jason Isaacs creates an unsettling, ominous atmosphere throughout “A Cure for Wellness”, immersing the audience in the world of the spa, where nothing… Read More »

Suspension of classes on Feb. 1 and 25 announced

The 22nd edition of Baguio Flower Festival will be held from February 1 and will end March 5 where numerous traditional and community-led and government-supported activities will be conducted to boost the city’s robust tourism industry. “The grand opening parade, which was converted into a competition among participating elementary and secondary schools in the city… Read More »