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9TH INTERNATIONAL SILENT FILM FESTIVAL

Austrian film Orlacs Hände at the 9th International Silent Film Festival in Manila

 

 Dubbed as the only one of its kind in Asia, the 9th  International Silent Film Festival in Manila welcomed its new member–Austrian film Orlacs Hände (The Hands of Orlac), the 1924 horror film based from Maurice Renard’s novel and directed by Robert Wiene. The film featured Paul Orlac, a world famous pianist whose hands are the tools of his trade and his wife’s favorite part of his body, are mangled in a horrific train accident. His wife seeks the help of a surgeon to try and save Orlac’s hands. Eventually, the surgeon transplants the hands of a recently executed murderer. […]

THE MARKED ONES. Will the spin-off Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones heats up the excitement for the fifth installment?

Will the spin-off Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones heats up the excitement for the fifth installment?

 

 Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones opened in theaters on January 29, 2014 as the first horror flick salvo from United International Pictures through Solar Entertainment Corporation. The opening scene starts on a high school graduation rites with buddies Jesse and Hector rejoicing around. Jesse received a video camera as gift from his dad and soon played around recording every jack-ass moments with Hector. As they tweaked recordings, they eventually stumbled a long-time secret hidden under their noses, a dark secret by a rumored witch, Ana – a neighbor living at the basement flat of their apartment compound. They discovered eerie and weird things afterwards […]