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Mindanao Film Review 2, from Another Point of View

What’s great about art and consuming it is the gift of interpretation, reflection, and (more) research. Whether the art form is profound or not, there’s always something we can learn from it. Now, those learnings and interpretation are still based on how we were brought up, the things that shaped us, and most importantly, the things which we are most exposed to–our family, peers, the … Continue reading Mindanao Film Review 2, from Another Point of View

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CNA’s ‘Beyond the Viral Video’ Discusses the Effects of Social Media

Only a few of us would admit that we’re addicted to social media. And yes, social media addiction is real. Consuming content and getting likes produces endorphins in our brains. The endorphins, or feel-good hormones are temporary, so in order to get another boost, we turn to social media again. Social media addiction is rarely discussed in the cute cat videos, senseless (and witty) memes, … Continue reading CNA’s ‘Beyond the Viral Video’ Discusses the Effects of Social Media

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Stream Acclaimed Japanese Films for Free at the JFFPlus Online Festival

Great News, Japophiles! Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there’s no stopping the annual Japanese Film Festival. However, since we are at the “new normal,” the Japan Film Festival is following health protocols. That’s why they’re bringing the filmfest online, which is safer, and not to mention, will bring in more viewers than if it were organized in cinemas. The Japan Film Festival (JFF) is an … Continue reading Stream Acclaimed Japanese Films for Free at the JFFPlus Online Festival

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4 Reasons to Watch Netflix’s Sing On!

I’m not sure if you’ve already heard of Netflix’s Sing On! or if the Game Show was suggested to you by the streaming platform, but you are definitely missing out if you still haven’t watched a single episode! What is Sing On!? So, let me get you through the basics. Sing On! is a Reality Game Show on Netflix hosted by Tituss Burgess (of Unbreakable … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Watch Netflix’s Sing On!

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CNA’s ‘The Longest Day’ Showcases How Climate Change Affects Asia

Climate Change is so real. Yes, most of us probably believe it. We even condescendingly hit US President Donald Trump for saying that he doesn’t. And yes, again, let me tell him and people like him that it is indeed REAL. I’ve noticed it from five years back–how the light coming from the sun seems orangey. I don’t remember days being colored like it–how the … Continue reading CNA’s ‘The Longest Day’ Showcases How Climate Change Affects Asia

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Park Seo-Joon Kissed Me in a Dream

As one of the top Hallyu actors, all of Park Seo-Joon’s dramas are hits. Many of his fans always look forward to the Park Seo-Joon kissing scene. I agree that he’s one of the actors who kisses well, at least based on what I see on screen. I’m pretty sure that many of his fans also want a taste of that Park Seo-Joon kiss. Have … Continue reading Park Seo-Joon Kissed Me in a Dream

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Send Your Memorial Message to Haruma Miura through this Website

It’s been almost 2 weeks since one of Japan’s most beloved actors, Miura Haruma, was found dead on arrival in a hospital in Tokyo. He died of a suspected suicide, after the police found a note beside his dead body. Despite that, there are still no official reports on his cause of death up to this day. Haruma’s death was too sudden. No one ever … Continue reading Send Your Memorial Message to Haruma Miura through this Website

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Funny Girl Film Review and the Oscar Love Curse

This Funny Girl Film Review relates to what many of the female Oscar Winners have gone through in their lives, and how The Oscar Love Curse came into place in pop culture. The 1968 musical rom-com was technically an ode to Fanny Brice, one of the most popular singer-comedienne during the 1930s just before World War 1 broke out. Albeit successful in reiterating Brice’s career … Continue reading Funny Girl Film Review and the Oscar Love Curse

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Movie Fathers that Taught us Valuable Life Lessons

Happy Father’s Day to all fathers out there! For this occasion, I will jot down some lessons that movie fathers have taught their children and the audience as a whole. Mothers and fathers have different roles in society. Yes, we could always bend those “rules,” but in general, all humans have succumbed to what society has catechized in us, or what we should become. While … Continue reading Movie Fathers that Taught us Valuable Life Lessons

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9 Most Essential Films in the Year 2000

So what’s the significance of blogging about the most essential films in a particular era or year? As we all know, more than half of the world’s population is now in quarantine, and the country with the most coronavirus cases in the USA. Since it is the world’s largest economy, all its entertainment, fiscal, and political relations are affected. News about spring and summer film … Continue reading 9 Most Essential Films in the Year 2000