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  • Kings of Reality Shows

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  • Zola

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  • Gunpowder Milkshake

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  • My Dinner with Andre

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  • Kings of Reality Shows

    Kings of Reality Shows

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    "Mahirap ma-inlab sa sining ng komedya."

    It's difficult to wade through the parade of DDS figures, but when Ariel pulls his punchlines, for a second, I could abandon the thought.

    The film has a meta-type approach. More than half of it was about the conception of the actual movie and the remaining was alloted to share the prerecorded excursion that was filmed more than a decade ago.

    It is still packed with segues and segments from time to time. Though…

  • Zola

    Zola

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    "You wanna hear a story about how me and this bitch here fell out? It's kinda long, but it's full of suspense."

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  • The Girl and The Gun

    The Girl and The Gun

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    "Gusto mo 'to? Gusto mong iputok ko sa'yo 'to?"

    Though aptly connected, it feels like 2 individual short stories mashed up to appear like a single feature-length.

    Janine Gutierrez' profanity is music to my ears.

  • Another Round

    Another Round

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    "Have I become boring?"

    It's a good thing that the story has a refreshing approach on alcohol intake and doesn't treat it as a villain but rather an agent of change. Depending on the intention and degree of consumption, it is an act posing as a double-edged sword.

    The only thing has been bugging me was how could these high school instructors afford all those luxuries. (Or maybe I'm just assuming that other countries pay shitty compensation for teachers same as ours)