The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. It's more of the same here, with Navarro generally automatically in his attempt to give new life to a funny symbol. The original series is about the adventures and misadventures of a local faith healer, or albularyo, mixing comedy with supernatural elements. It is spearheaded by a big television star of ample following, riddled with uncouth and oftentimes insensitive jokes, sprinkled with substandard special effects, and carried over by a paltry storyline with no innovation. Like yung niloko ung ginupitan, ung Vape na naging bip.
It is blisteringly broad in its definition of what good and evil are, shying away from middle grounds, even if its characters are quick to commit to insults and insensitivities for the sake of easy laughs. Seemingly important characters are put on a bus near the halfway point, only to reappear after a while for no reason. The movie is more interested in flaunting Navarro's tricks and stunts, his rude rapport with his 3 best friends, his uncharismatic affair with his leading lady, and his unnecessary dance moves. All ads in the form of advertisement may be generated by a 3rd party ad network. If you go with this particular interpretation, it's a challenge to the role of the male or father in today's society: just as much as folktales change and evolve from past to present, so does the definition of 'family'.
With this, his mother is forced to tell him the truth that he is Mang Kepweng's son. Because of this, Mang Kepweng's old nemesis, Ingkong Kapiz Pen Medina came back to spread darkness and destroy Kiefer. Found footage is a genre that really works within the selfie-obsessed, instagram-taking generation that these characters embody. But if you look behind the lines, there's something different lurking behind the surface. This blog will only endorse products or services as believed to be worthy of such endorsement.
It is headed by a big tv celebrity of adequate following, full of uncouth and frequently insensitive humor, spread with poor results, and taken over by a modest tale with no advancement. In this situation, Navarro's a obsolete work, and as an outcome, the film is a completely weary. In between awful humor and poor scene, the film engages moments to forward its small tale. I think na-enjoy naman nila yung movie, probably because it's nostalgic for them? Once things get going sadly, not for long enough things get entertaining. Most of the jokes ay hindi benta.
The film doesn't really do a good job communicating this story. His first victim is Li Zhen who suffered emotional and mental depression as a result of Yuddy's wayward attitude. Culture and beyond We love pop culture. Goodness here is represented by Kepweng Vhong Navarro , the son of the original Mang Kepweng and heir to his magical bandana, which gives whoever wears it unlimited healing powers. Movie Star Rating : 7 This Filipino vampire film co-directed by Peque Gallaga and Lore Reyes tells the story of an aswang, the traditional shape-shifting creature of local legend.
But more than that, you will enable us to continue telling more stories. When Mang Kepweng died because of mysterious circumstances, he buried with him a secret--aside from his son Zacharias James Blanco , he had another son named Kiefer Vhong Navarro. With the help of his mother, Aling Milagros Jaclyn Jose and the magical powers of Princess Alisandra Jackie Rice , Kiefer will use his newfound powers to save the world against evil as the new Mang Kepweng. But the script was not good. The most anyone could do in the movie to stop the Ilawod is to drive it away temporarily. Vampire 1985 , Gagamboy 2004 , Ghostbusters 1984 , Ispiritista: Itay, May Moomoo 2005.
With Kiefer's determination to know more about his roots and how he is connected to the paranormal occurrences he is experiencing, he travels to the provinces meeting his half-brother Zach, a successful doctor who cannot cure his wife's mysterious illness. These characters are concerned mostly about themselves. As such, this first half is self reflection on the sheer vapidity of some of these characters. Mang Kepweng Returns is basically a film whose delights are reliant on its star. Mang Kepweng Profits, like all films of the same ilk, is about the causes of proper compared to wicked.
In some interpretations of the film, perhaps not. As such, Darkroom can be viewed as a subtle critique of our current generation. Bret Jackson being an excellent screamer with fantastic eyelashes really helps. The tone is a complete mess, and you really can't tell whether the film is taking things seriously or if everything's a joke. It's more of the same here, with Navarro basically on autopilot in his attempt to give new life to a comedic icon. There's a lot of blood and gore to satisfy a good number of horror fans, and although some of the horror moments aren't as effective as others, they're decent enough. He is more an adjunct of the persona that Navarro has built throughout his career of playing weaklings who trump adversaries and charm women.