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First Trailer For Erik Matti's BUY BUST Teases Dark Brutality

We have been big fans of Filipino director Erik Matti around these parts for a very, very long time now. Rising up through the Pinoy studio system before charting his own path as an independent, Matti has long been a...

SECLUSION: Check The Poster And First Stills For Erik Matti's Filipino Horror Film

We've been keeping tabs on On The Job and Honor Thy Father director Erik Matti's upcoming action thriller Buy Bust for a little while now but while prepping that film the director has very quietly - so quietly it's not...

Check Out Brandon Vera And Anne Curtis In Training For Erik Matti's Filipino Action Film BUY BUST

Filipino director Erik Matti has been on quite a roll in the past few years with his gritty thrillers On The Job and Honor Thy Father premiering in Cannes and Toronto, respectively, while his Aswang Chronicles films broke new ground...

Take A First Look At Erik Matti's HONOR THY FATHER

It's shaping up to be a busy year for On The Job director Erik Matti, with multiple projects on his slate. Up first - and now in production - is crime thriller Honor Thy Father, the story of a family...

Robot Hand Unleashed In Trailer For Erik Matti's KUBOT: THE ASWANG CHRONICLES

Filipino director Erik Matti had a very busy 2012, shooting a trio of films with erotic thriller Rigodon, effects driven action-horror-comedy Tiktik: The Aswang Chronicles and Cannes selected crime thriller On The Job. He contributed a spot to The ABCs...

Morelia 2014: ScreenAnarchy Picks 10 Must See Films

The 12th edition of the Morelia International Film Festival kicked off this past Friday, with the Mexican premiere of Alejandro González Iñárritu's Birdman. For the second year in a row, I'm in Morelia covering the fest for ScreenAnarchy, so expect...

KABISERA: Check A Pair Of Posters For The Filipino Crime Drama

It was just last week that we brought the first trailer for Borgy Torre's Filipino crime drama Kabisera - which stars On The Job's Joel Torre as a man drawn into the drug trade - and today we follow that...

Universal, Baltasar Kormákur Are ON THE JOB

Erik Matti's arresting and propulsive Filipino crime thriller On The Job has been a fave around these here parts since it premiered at Director's Fortnight in Cannes this past spring. Now get ready for Baltasar Kormákur's On The Job.While the...

Watch The Full Theatrical Trailer For Erik Matti's Filipino Hitman Thriller ON THE JOB

When director Erik Matti posted the theatrical poster for his Cannes selected hitman thriller On The Job to his Facebook page last week that should have tipped the observant off to the fact that the PR machine was building up...

PiFan 2013: SIGHTSEERS, ON THE JOB Win Big + NAFF Project Awards

Last night, Korea's Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival (PiFan) wrapped its 17th edition, handing out awards and screening the world premiere of Korean thriller The Terror Live, starring Ha Jung-woo, who was in attendance.The big winners of the night were...

Sitges 2013 to Open With GRAND PIANO

My favourite fantastic film festival has come out of the gate swinging with the first announcement of titles for the 2013 edition, and so far it's a pretty exciting line-up. The festival will open with local favourite Eugenio Mira's Grand...

Baltasar Kormakur To Remake Erik Matti's ON THE JOB

Premiering as part of this year's Director's Fortnight selection in Cannes, Erik Matti's On The Job is based on the sort of story that is too strange to be fiction - a true life tale of prisoners released on day...

Watch The Cannes Trailer For Erik Matti's ON THE JOB Now!

If it feels like we've been tracking Erik Matti's Filipino, based on true events hitman thriller On The Job forever now, it's pretty much because we have. And with the film soon to premiere as part of Director's Fortnight in...

Stellar First Trailer For Erik Matti's Hitman Thriller ON THE JOB

Twitch has a long history with Filipino director Erik Matti and his hitman thriller On The Job. Based on an actual scandal in which it came out that government officials, prison wardens and gangsters were collaborating to release prisoners on...

Get Behind The Scenes Of Erik Matti's ON THE JOB

Variously known at different stages as either OTJ or OJT, Erik Matti's long awaited prison hitman thriller has settled on the full title of On The Job and with the picture now nearing the end of principal photography a gallery...