Films

The Foreigner (2017)

Director: Martin Campbell
Stars: Jackie Chan, Piece Brosnan

A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat-and-mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers’ identities.

★★★✮☆

Advertisements
Films

Bad Genius (2017)

Chalard games goeng (original title)

Director: Nattawut Poonpiriya
Stars: Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying, Eisaya Hosuwan, Teeradon Supapunpinyo, Chanon Santinatornkul

Lynn, a genius high school student who makes money by cheating tests, receives a new task that leads her to set foot on Sydney, Australia. In order to complete the millions-Baht task, Lynn and her classmates have to finish the international STIC(SAT) exam and deliver the answers back to her friends in Thailand before the exam takes place once again in her home country.

★★★✮☆

Films

American Hustle (2013)

Director: David O. Russell
Writers: Eric Warren Singer, David O. Russell
Stars: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Jeremy Renner

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild F.B.I. Agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and the Mafia.

★★★☆☆

Probably my life quote
Films

The Bling Ring (2013)

Director: Sofia Coppola
Writers: Sofia Coppola, Nancy Jo Sales (based on the Vanity Fair article “The Suspect Wore Louboutins” by)
Stars: Katie Chang, Israel Broussard, Emma Watson

Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the internet to track celebrities’ whereabouts in order to rob their homes.

★★✮☆☆

I was just curios, because you know, it’s from real life events in Hollywood.

Films

22 Jump Street (2014)

Directors: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Stars: Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Ice Cube

After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college.

★☆☆☆☆

I ran out of Korean dramas to watch and I thought this movie would make me laugh. I was wrong. Ang chaka nito. Di ko rin alam kung pa’no ko natapos.

Films

Windstruck (2004)

windstruck

Nae yeojachingureul sogae habnida (Let Me Introduce (You to) My Girlfriend) (original title) 

Director: Jae-young Kwak
Writer: Jae-young Kwak
Stars: Ji-hyun Jun, Hyuk Jang, Su-ro Kim

The heart-warming romance story between Kyungjin and Myungwoo. Even though he has passed away, he will be always with Kyungwoo forever.

★★★✮☆

I’ve forgotten how this story goes. I’m also not sure if I also cried the first time I saw it. Kung gusto mo ng masakit sa puso, ito yun.