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Top 10 Best Vilma Santos-Christopher De Leon Movies of All Time

Top 10 Best Vilma Santos-Christopher De Leon Movies of All Time

Show Business & Celebrities
Without a doubt, Vilma Santos is one of the bankable and best actresses in the Philippines. Dubbed as the Star for all Seasons, she is the longest-reigning box office queen of Philippine cinema. But of course, her movie career will not be that successful without her leading men, especially the Drama King, Christopher de Leon. The Vilma-Boyet tandem movies started back in the mid-1970s, and as of 2004, they have made 23 movies together! As an avid fan of local movies since the early 80s, I watched almost all of them in theaters. And although I think all of them are great, below is my list of the top 10 best Vilma Santos-Christopher de Leon movies of all time, along with some movie video clips. 10. Paano ba ang Mangarap? (1983) https://youtu.be/6EqgULjaJIU Produced by Viva Films,...
List of Sharon Cuneta-Gabby Concepcion Movies

List of Sharon Cuneta-Gabby Concepcion Movies

Show Business & Celebrities
Without a doubt, the Sharon Cuneta-Gabby Concepcion love team is one of the most well-loved love teams in the Philippine entertainment industry. And although their marriage lasted for only three years, fans still love their reunion movies. The ex-couple has a daughter, KC Concepcion, who is also somehow doing well in her showbiz career. As a teenage girl growing up when Sharon and Gabby did their first movie together, I was able to watch almost all of their movies in cinemas. And because they were recently reunited via a McDonald’s TV commercial that immediately viral, below is the complete list of all the Sharon-Gabby movies, so fans can recall their kilig moments. 1. Dear Heart (1981) Directed by Danny L. Zialcita, ‘Dear Heart’ is the first-ever movie of Sharon and Gabby and is ...
Cannes 2021: 24 Films that will Compete for the Golden Palm

Cannes 2021: 24 Films that will Compete for the Golden Palm

Show Business & Celebrities
Wes Anderson, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Mia Hansen-Løve, and more filmmakers will roam the 'Croisette this year. Which of your films will get into the list of winners? The Cannes Film Festival is going to arrive more eager than ever this year. After canceling its edition in 2020 due to the expansion of Covid-19 in France (and the rest of the world), the contest faces another complicated edition, still in times of pandemic and later than usual. But the 'Croisette can do it all: from July 6 to 17, Cannes will open its doors to some of the most important films of the next cinephile season, where, as has already been confirmed, we will enjoy filmmakers of the stature of Wes Anderson, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Jacques Audiard, Leos Carax, Paul Verhoeven, Mia Hansen-Løve, Nanni Moretti and ...
These Filipino Celebrities Ran in Elections more than Once and Lost

These Filipino Celebrities Ran in Elections more than Once and Lost

Government & Politics, Show Business & Celebrities
Elections in the Philippines are colorful, especially when famous celebrities enter politics. Needless to say, former president and now Manila mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada is the most famous actor-politician in the Philippines. And although some of them are really sincere and have the abilities to serve, not all of them are destined to be politicians. Without a doubt, being popular is a huge advantage in Philippine elections, but it is not the only factor to attract votes. Having good looks and winning awards in the chosen field may also help, but not always. As proof, below are the top 10 Filipino celebrities and personalities who ran in local and national elections more than once but never won. 10. Kuhol Phillip “Kuhol” Supnet ran for a board member of Barangay North Fairview, Quezon...