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  • Aurora

    Aurora

    ★★

    I thought Anne Curtis would have a third streak of quality films this 2018 succeeding her BuyBust and Sid & Aya but this film Aurora failed my expectations. Anne Curtis is a good actress and Yam Laranas is a good director (he directed one of my most favorite local horror films, The Road) but the film’s story failed them. The camera is too shakey especially at the start of the film and the shots are too up close. The sequences where…

  • Folklore: A Mother's Love

    Folklore: A Mother's Love

    ★★★½

    Folklore: A Mother’s Love is the first episode of HBO Asia’s horror anthology, Folklore. This TV movie focuses more on the drama between the mother and her child rather than the horror that follows them. Combined with a good score, its cinematography succesfully contributes to the film’s creepiness. Marissa Anita also delivers an excellent performance in this episode.