Tuesday, April 24, 2007

The Condemned - overview

The Condemned is the story of Joe Conrad, a prisoner who awaits for his death penalty to arrive in a corrupt prison. He was paid by a wealthy television producer just to be released for him to go to an island where 9 other condemned prisoners battle for their freedom.

Sunday, April 15, 2007

Bleach overview

Bleach was created by Tite Kubo in 2001 which was adapted into a series of anime. It is shown in TV Tokyo, YTV Canada, Viz Media, Cartoon Network, and soon, in GMA Network Philippines in April 16, 2007.

The story of a young teenager from the fictional town of Karakura named Ichigo Kurosaki who kept on seeing ghosts and other spiritual entities like Shinigami (Death Gods). One shinigami named Kuchiki Rukia was sent on a mission to save the world from the Hollows, evil spirits that are former pluses (ghosts attached with a soul's Chain of Destiny in which the chain slowly deteriorates each time the plus remains in the living world) which were not guided through the Soul Society (spirit world).

During the battle with a hollow, Rukia was wounded, which results to the transfer of her powers to Ichigo. When Ichigo obtained his shinigami powers, he and Rukia help each other in saving the world from hollows.

Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix would be released in July 13, 2007. In his fifth year, Harry Potter goes back to Hogwarts. But the authorities ignore him and his fellow classmates sees him with rejection. Albus Dumbledore claimed that Lord Voldemort has regained his body after 13 years.

Sunday, April 01, 2007

Hannibal Rising Summary

Hannibal Rising is the prequel to the previous Hannibal movies like, Red Dragon, Silence of the lambs, and Hannibal. The movie was released on February 9, 2007. Starring, Gaspard Ulliel as Hannibal, and Gong Li as Aunt Murasaki.

This is the story of Dr. Hannibal Lecter early days when he was still a child. Hannibal and his sister, Mischa
lived together after their parents and slaves have been when their lodge was attacked by the Nazis. Mischa was brutally murdered by former Latvian collaborators. Traumatized by the events, Hannibal lost his faith in God and became a vicious killer cannibal. In his 13 years of age, Hannibal lived with his uncle to France. Hannibal had formed a close relationship with his aunt, Lady Murasaki. Still looking for his Mischa's murderers, he is still bitter hoping he would be satisfying his desire for retribution.