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  • Kaaway Hanggang Hukay

    Kaaway Hanggang Hukay

    AFP Col. Baltazar Soriano (Philip Salvador) cannot understand why, his close buddy and classmate at the PMA Carlos Ricarte (Edu Manzano) should turn to become his bitter enemy, seeking to destroy him. After facing ambush attempts and confrontational gun fights with him, Bal visits retired army general Ricarte (Bob Soler) to help him understand his buddy’s behavior. What he learns from Carlos’s father and what transpires after that complicates the story. Baltazar is called by Lt. Col. George Montoya (Robert […]

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  • Manila Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story

    Manila Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story

    Manila Kingpin is based on the story of the notorious Tondo, Manila, gang leader Nicasio “Asiong” Salonga, whose true-to-life accounts had been portrayed in several movie versions since 1961 (starring Joseph Estrada). It is also the first Filipino major film produced in black-and-white in the 21st century as well as the returning action genre movie.

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  • Baler

    Baler

    The Siege of Baler, an 1898 battle that pitted patriot Filipino forces against the Spanish colonial army, provides the backdrop for this cinematic portrait of the controversial romance between a half-Spanish soldier (Jericho Rosales) and a young Filipina girl (Anne Curtis). Their story stretches across the 337 grueling days during which a small Spanish rifle battalion inside the town held out heroically against the local forces surrounding them.

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  • Ang Panday

    Ang Panday

    A meteor crashes into the desert of Sto. Sepulcro. The town blacksmith, Flavio, forges a dagger and a churchbell from the remains of the meteor. He uses the dagger to fight off the evil Sombra Oscura, who constantly attacks the town. By some mystical power, the dagger transforms into a great sword every time Flavio wields it. In his final battle against evil, the Panday faces off against Lizardo, the son of the devil and the leader of the Sombras. […]

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