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Archive for the ‘Cinema Paradiso’ Category

Used To Be A Little Boy

March 16, 2009

“life has a funny way of turning you into the one thing you don’t wanna be” – Dr. Jeffrey Squires (The Wackness) Advertisements

“Sweding” Is Fun!

September 8, 2008

Two Days in Paris @ the 9th Cinemanila

August 21, 2007

I first fancied Julie Delpy when she played Céline in Before Sunrise and Before Sunset. I found these films very interesting; the issues the characters are facing stuck me in an uncanny way. It is of course not a surprise that I was very much excited to know about a film which not only stared […]

Mann’s Vice

August 7, 2006

It has been a long time since me and Carla went to Glorietta’s THX. I egged her to watch Miami Vice. I feel Carla’s reluctance to watch a Michael Mann’s flick because of the “Collateral” incident (Tom Cruise being the bad guy —boohoo!). Carla is not exactly into movies with uber dark characters and scenes […]

A Long Wait for Mr. Web-Head

July 14, 2006

Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man 3 will not be out ’till 2007. I can’t wait to see Parker’s new powers and the new black suit – booyah! Old time fiends are also ready to come out, namely Moe, Larry and Curly… erm I mean Hobgoblin, Sandman and of course the “not-so-itsy-bitsy-spider” Le Venom.  If you ask me […]

Why do I love “Failure…”

June 6, 2006

It's movietime again with Carl over the weekend, this week's main course: Failure To Launch. Another romantic comedy putting Matthew McConaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker on the ring. But the reason I was happy with this flick is because of Zooey Deschanel. I was honestly more mindful of her "jaded roommate" character than the MCc and SJP conflict. […]