Beauty and the Beast: Tale as Old as Time

By: Ranilo Abando (Manila, November 19, 2020) **** Tale as old as time Song as old as rhyme Beauty and the beast You had watched the 1991 animated movie.  You may even had watched the musical stage play live.  The story of Beauty and the Beast is estimated by researchers to have originated 4,000 yearsContinue reading “Beauty and the Beast: Tale as Old as Time”

The Matrix: There Is No Spoon

By:   Ranilo Abando   (Manila, October 16, 2020)   ***  The movie The Matrix, starring Keanu Reeves, was a big hit when it was released in 1999 because it was a novel idea in movie-making at that time.  The writers behind the movie had great insights about the nature of reality.  The sequels they produced, however, areContinue reading “The Matrix: There Is No Spoon”