Filipino Reviews

BoyBand Love (2020) Episodes 1-2 [Review]

Being famous isn’t easy. Behind the glamorous life of every famous person, there’s a side story that we can’t comprehend; a hidden struggle that they keep to themselves. Aiming to tackle issues of the LGBTQ+ in the entertainment industry, BoyBand…
Mals!
October 11, 2020
Filipino Reviews

My Day the Series – Episodes 8 & 9 [Review]

I'm still uncertain about these episodes. After reviewing my notes (yes, I know, I'm old-fashioned), I realized there's a problem with consistency. The episodes lack continuity of quality. I'm constantly weaving between moments that are good, bad, and meh. I'm…
jenhg
October 9, 2020

Fujoshi, Ukkari Gei ni Kokuru – 腐女子、うっかりゲイに告る。(2019)

From Japan, where BL (Yaoi) originates, comes a heartwarming tale of love, friendship, familial relationship, peer pressure and coming out. Daichi Kaneko, 24, plays the lead role as Jun, a closeted teenage gay, who is intimately involved with a matured…

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Getting personal with Luke Ishikawa Plowden

While Luke Ishikawa Plowden has yet to appear in any Thai BL series, his casting in Ton Thanasit’s video which is BL-inspired in its cuteness is good enough for me.

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THAI BL Newsfeeds! [Archives]

Casting news and buzz are becoming lightning fast, so this is a daily (or even hourly) update on what’s happening – right here, right now! 13 March/2020 11:17 am BKK Zee Pruk as Fighter in WhyRU It takes a certain…

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HIS: I Didn’t Think I Would Fall in Love ~恋するつもりなんてなかった~ (2019)

After the Takumi-kun craze in 2007, it was only Seven Days that kept the quality of Japanese BL above mediocre. Of course, the Yaoi animations remain at very consistent levels, but the BL live-action suffered tremendously. 2018-2019 appear to be…

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Why RU: The Series – เพราะรักใช่ป่าว Episode 7 [Review]

Episode 7 of WhyRU is an acting highlight for Saint Suppapong as he says goodbye to his sister who has supported him throughout his young and eventful life. Zee’s Fighter kept himself in the sideline amidst Tutor’s emotional turmoils. Yet…

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2Gether The series – Episode 3 [Review]

Someone said, spoilers are necessary to push the drama narrative. In the beginning, I would disagree but things have change in how we review, analyze and discuss series, especially BL (and gay for that matter). In Episode 3 of 2Gether,…

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River’s Edge – リバーズ・エッジ (2018)

This movie has a gay guy as the main character and is played by one of Japan’s rising stars, Ryo Yoshizawa.

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Close Knit – 彼らが本気で編むときは、(2017)

11-year-old Tomo (Rinka Kakihara) lives with mother Hiromi (Mimura), but Hiromi decides to give up on her and leaves their home.

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10 x 10 – Ten boys, Ten stories [Vol 1]

On the spotlight! (From top to bottom) – Mos Saksitt, Gulf Kanawut, Toy Thanaphat, Bright Vachirawit, Ohm Pawat, Mix Sahaphap, Seng Wachit, Ohm Thitiwat, Boun Noppanut, and Pavel Phoom Mos Saksitt appeals to me more from a male model standpoint….

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