Passions and Obsessions

Korean movies not in streaming
sites now in GMovies

Plus—Carey Mulligan starrer, other award winners

GMovies All Shows

With movie theaters still closed, GMovies, the leading online ticketing platform in the country, and UPSTREAM.PH take the cinematic experience to everyone at home.

Movie buffs can feast on award-winning international films, including titles never before shown in the Philippines, like Oscar-winning Promising Young Woman, and a selection from the featured filmmaker of the month and Cannes Film Festival Un Certain Regard winner, Hong Sang-Soo.

Show Me What You Got
Director: Svetlana Cvatko
Cast: Cristina Rambaldi, Neyssan Falahi, Matia Minasi

In a richly filmed black-and-white Los Angeles, the film follows three young millennials in a wholehearted ménage à trois, finding joy together by joining political protests, making art, and falling deeper into their unconventional love until one must return to Italy, and their experience there threatens the delicate balance of their relationship.

Director: Hong Sang-Soo
Cast: Kim Sang-kyung, Moon So-ri, Joon-Sang Yoo

While having drinks together, two friends share their memories of visiting the seaside resort of Tongyeong.

The Woman Who Ran
Director: Hong Sang-Soo
Cast: Kim Minhee, Seo Younghwa, Song Seonmi

While her husband is on a business trip, Gamhee meets three of her friends. She visits the first two in their homes, and the third she encounters by chance in a theater. While they make friendly conversation, as always, several currents flow independently above and below the surface of the sea.

Right Now, Wrong Then
Director: Hong Sang-Soo
Cast: Jung Jaeyoung, Kim Minhee

Synopsis: A married film director falls for a young painter—twice.

Our Sunhi
Director: Hong Sang-Soo
Cast: Kim Sangkyung, Yu Junsang, Moon Sori

A young woman returning to her old school to visit her professor runs into her old boyfriend and her senior, each of whom has a past with her.

In Another Country
Director: Hong Sang-Soo
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Yu Junsang, Jung Yumi

This three-tiered story centers on a trio of French tourists visiting the same seaside resort.

Promising Young Woman
Director: Emerald Fennell
Cast: Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie

After her life is thrown off course by a mysterious event, a woman leads a secret double life at night in this Academy Award-winning film.

David Byrne’s American Utopia
Director: Spike Lee
Cast: David Byrne

American Utopia is the filmed version of David Byrne’s acclaimed Broadway show. Featuring the titular musician and 11 musical artists from around the world, the cast performs songs from Byrne’s 2018 album of the same name, with other select songs from his solo and Talking Heads catalogue.

Come Play
Director: Jacob Chase
Cast: Azhy Robertson, Gillian Jacobs, John Gallagher Jr.

This frightening horror film features a lonely young boy named Oliver who turns to his phone and tablet in search of comfort and friendship. But when a terrifying creature takes advantage of Oliver’s devices to infiltrate our world, it’s up to Oliver’s parents to fend off the monster and save their son.

Director: Robin Wright
Cast: Robin Wright, Demián Bichir, Kim Dickens

Golden Globe winner Robin Wright’s feature film directorial debut tells the story of a grieving cosmopolitan lawyer who decides to give up her old way of life and live off the grid.

Brothers by Blood
Director: Jeremie Guez
Cast: Joel Kinnaman, Maika Monroe, Matthias Schoenaerts

In the City of Brotherly Love, eight-year-old Peter Flood helplessly watches as his little sister is killed by his neighbor’s reckless driving. Peter’s father, tormented by his daughter’s death, pays a high price when he seeks revenge. Thirty years later, an adult Peter still wrestles with his guilt, while his cousin, Michael, with whom he was raised, grows ever more powerful in the criminal hierarchy.  It’s a chilling cycle of betrayal and retribution.

To book these engaging films on GMovies, download the GMovies app or visit Next, select the movie you want to stream from the “Home” or “Stream Now” page. Then, tap the “Pay” button. You can choose your payment option on the “Payment” page.  After your payment confirmation, you have the option to “Stream Now on UPSTREAM” or watch later from the “My Shows” tab.

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