By Rito P. Asilo
Early this year, when we were asked to list down our five favorite performances from the movies shown last year, it took us awhile to narrow down our choices. Among lead actors, our top picks included those turned in by Eddie Garcia (“Bwakaw”), Aga Muhlach (“Of All The Things”), Jericho Rosales (“Alagwa”), John Lloyd Cruz (“Unofficially Yours”), and Bembol Roco (“Thy Womb”).
By Nestor U. Torre
Many years ago, action films were really popular in this country, with screen heroes like Fernando Poe Jr., Joseph Estrada, Tony Ferrer, Lito and Jess Lapid and Ronnie Ricketts ranking among the local movie industry’s biggest and most popular stars. Later, however, the once popular film type ceased to attract and interest viewers, and for [...]