The government and TV watchdogs have been drawn into a pay TV row after content provider Star TV pulled its channels from Destiny cable.
No. 2 network GMA-7 is riding high despite the bad Philippine economy. It recorded sales revenues of 400 million pesos ($7.6 million) in August, its highest for a single month and it's challenging…
The Philippines is lagging far behind its Asian neighbors when it comes to producing internationally viable movies that would give the local cinema industry a much-needed shot in the arm.
The Philippines' war against piracy has taken a cinematic twist. President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's chairman appointee to the Video Regulatory Board -- thesp Ramon "Bong" Revilla Jr. -- has brought…
The makers of "American Adobo," one of the few Filipino films to find theatrical distribution in the States, are back with a new movie set for a February release.
Forget quizzers: The new battlefield for auds in the Philippines is cinenovelas, the local word for TV movies, which has become synonymous with star power and high production levels.
Who's afraid of the Philippines' No. 1 network ABS-CBN? Not No. 2 net GMA-7, which has unveiled a comprehensive package to steal back the top spot it lost in the mid-1980s.
The Philippine cable industry has resolved a bitter financial dispute that has kept Star Group's popular channels off the tube for six months.
Lav Diaz, one of this Asian country's bolder and more experimental directors, fearlessly says "yes." His latest film, "Batang West Side" (Westside Kid), is five hours long and tackles the drama in…
Movie and TV stars, entertainers, producers, directors and the press swooped down on the Philippine Senate early February to seek legislative support in their campaign to save the entertainment…