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Got to catch a special screening of the film Respeto, the Best Picture recipient of Cinemalaya 2017, over the weekend in my alma mater UST. The event, organized the university’s official student publication, The Varsitarian, also paid tribute to the film’s director, Treb Monteras, who is a UST alumnus and was the Art Editor of the school paper during 2000-2001.It was something exciting for me, having…

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The Things I Saw in “Kita Kita” (Warning: Not-so Spoiler-free)

By now, almost everyone has seen “Kita Kita,” a romantic-comedy movie topbilled by Alessandra de Rossi and Empoy Marquez that has become a surprise hit. As a refresher (because you’ve probably seen it already), the film revolves around two Filipinos living in Sapporo in Japan. Lea (Alessandra) is a tour guide who goes temporarily blind due to stress and heartache. While dealing with her physical — and emotional — condition…

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41 thoughts on Game of Thrones’ Season 6 finale

I’m so much into Game of Thrones. Ever since my friend told me about it — she sold the fact that Sean Bean was in it and died before the first season ended (I really don’t care about spoilers) — I got curious about the show.Medieval fantasy, politics, intrigue, and body count — this was basically what the show had. And tons of bleep words, too. But it also had…