• Japanese Movies
  • [MOVIE] Ao Haru Ride (2014)

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    AO HARU RIDE (アオハライド) Alternative Title: Blue Spring Ride Director: Takahiro Miki Cast: Honda Tsubasa, Higashide Masahiro Genre: Romance One rainy afternoon, Yoshioka Futaba rushes towards a temple for shelter and there she meets the quiet Tanaka Kou. After sharing a few timid words, he offers her his gym clothes to dry herself from the rain before running off. From then on, […]

  • Filipino Movies
  • [MOVIE] English Only, Please (2014)

    English Only, Please Director: Dan Villegas Cast: Derek Ramsay, Jennylyn Mercado, Kean Cipriano, Isabel Oli Screenwriter: Antoinette Jadaon, Anj Pressumal Genre: Romantic Comedy Filipino-American Julian Parker (Derek Ramsay) is looking for someone who can translate in Tagalog his hate letter to his Filipina ex-girlfriend. Awed by the tutor Tere Madlanscay’s (Jennylyn Mercado) impassioned delivery of the letter, he […]

  • Movies
  • [MOVIE] Campus Confidential (2013)

    CAMPUS CONFIDENTIAL (愛情無全順) Director: Lai Chun Yu Cast: Bolin Chen, ivy Chen Genre: Romantic Comedy Campus Confidential tells the story of Kiki (Ivy Chen), the prettiest girl in campus who hates nerds. One day while going home, she encounters a mysterious phenomenon that embroils her in a romantic “scandal” with Lucky Wu (Chen Bolin) who embodies all the […]

  • Chinese Movies
  • [MOVIE] Tiny Times 1.0 & 2.0 (2013)

    TINY TIMES 1.0 & 2.0 (小时代) Director: Guo Jingming Screenwriter: Guo Jingming Cast: Yang Mi, Amber Kuo, Kai Ko, Rhydian Vaughan, Cheney Chen, Guo Biting, Xie Yilin, Li Yueming Genre: Drama, Romance Despite being two different movies, I don’t feel the need for two separate reviews of Guo Jingming‘s box-office hits Tiny Time 1.0 and its sequel Tiny Times 2.0. The franchise […]

  • Updates
  • [MOVIE] No Breathing (2013)

    NO BREATHING (노브레싱) Director: Jo Yong-Sun Screenwriter: Jo Yong-Sun, Yoo Young-A Cast: Seo In-Gook, Lee Jong-Suk, Kwon Yuri Genre: Sports, Coming of Age I had an Asian movie drought and I’m glad to report that No Breathing pulled me back. It’s no masterpiece, definitely not one for the awards. But it’s a light-hearted sports movie […]