Films

Birdshot (2016)

Director: Mikhail Red
Writers: Mikhail Red, Rae Red (screenplay by)
Stars: Arnold Reyes, Mary Joy Apostol, John Arcilla

A story of a young Filipina farm girl who wanders into the boundaries of a Philippine reservation forest. Deep within the reservation, she mistakenly shoots and kills a critically endangered and protected Philippine Eagle. As the local authorities begin a manhunt to track down the poacher of a national bird, their investigation leads them to an even more horrific discovery.

★★★✮☆

Harrowing. So good.

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Films

Bank Chor (2017)

Director: Bumpy
Stars: Riteish Deshmukh, Vivek Oberoi, Rhea Chakraborty

A comic-caper, that tells the story of 3 morons trying to rob a bank who pick the worst day possible when everything that can go wrong, goes wrong and how they’re inadvertently caught in the crossfire.

★★★✮☆

This one’s funny.

Films

Chong Qing Hot Pot (2016)

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Director: Qing Yang
Writer: Qing Yang
Stars: Kun Chen, Baihe Bai, Hao Qin, Entai Yu

When a young man and his friends dig a hole to expand their restaurant, they enter a nearby bank vault that is being robbed.

★★★✮☆

This is a good one. Has a very good, elaborate plot, and the actors are good as well. I just had many “why’s” towards the end. But definitely worth the time.