The screening committee of the 2005 Metro Manila Film Festival ( Philippines ) announced the four other entries in this year’s festival, bringing to 10 the films to be shown in this year’s filmfest.
The four films are Terrorist Hunter of Double Impact Films, Lagot Ka sa Kuya Ko of Rocketts Productions, Blue Moon of Regal Entertainment Inc. and Mourning Girls of Teamwork and Zennet World . The films were chosen from a batch of eight finished prints which were screened last week.
Terrorist Hunter will be shown starting on Christmas Day, together with the first six entries which were earlier selected based on submitted screenplays. These are Ako Legal Wife of Regal Entertainment Inc., Mulawin of GMA Network Films Inc. & Regal Entertainment Inc., Enteng Kabisote 2 (Okay Ka, Fairy Ko…The Legend Continues) of Octoarts Films & M-Zet TV Productions Inc., Shake, Rattle and Roll 7 of Regal Entertainment Inc., Kutob of Canary Films and Exodus (Tales of the Enchanted Kingdom) of Imus Productions and Reality Entertainment Inc.
The filmographies of the 10 entries are as follows:
For December 25, 2005 opening:
–Ako Legal Wife, a comedy film produced by Regal Entertainment Inc., directed by Joel Lamangan, starring Zsa Zsa Padilla, Ruffa Mae Quinto, Jay Manalo, John Pratts, Cherrie Pie Picache, Giselle Sanchez and Bianca King. Script: Roy Iglesias. Cinematography: Rolly Manuel. Score: Vincent de Leon. Editing: Manet Dayrit. Design: Eggay Littaua.
– Enteng Kabisote (Okay Ka, Fairy Ko…The Legend Continues) , a comedy-fantasy film produced by Octoarts Films & M-Zet TV Productions Inc., directed by Tony Reyes, starring Vic Sotto, Kristine Hermosa, Alice Dixson, G. Toenggi, Michael V., Oyo Boy Sotto. Script: Isabel de Rosa, Tony Reyes & Nikki Arriola. Cinematography: Ramoncito Redoble. Score: Elhmir Saison. Editing: Renewin Alano. Design: Mitoy Sta. Ana.
– Exodus (Tales of the Enchanted Kingdom) , an action-fantasy produced by Imus Productions & Reality Entertainment Inc., directed by Erik Matti, starring Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr., Aubrey Miles, Iya Villania, BJ ‘Tolits’ Forbes, Jay-R, Long Mejia, Benjie Paras. Script: Dwight Gaston. Cinematography: Lyle Sacris. Score: Von de Guzman. Editing: Alecks Castaneda. Design: Richard Somes.
– Kutob , a horror-suspense film produced by Canary Films, directed by Jose Javier Reyes, starring Rica Peralejo, Marvin Augustin, Alessandra da Rossi. Script: Jose Javier Reyes. Cinematography: Lito Mempin & Ricardo Jose Trofeo. Score: Francis Guevarra & Ferdie Marquez. Editing: Vito Cajili. Design: Willy Urbino.
– Mulawin , a fantasy film produced by GMA Network Films Inc. & Regal Entertainment Inc, directed by Dominic Zapata & Mark Reyes, starring Richard Gutierrez, Angel Locsin, Dennis Trillo, Dingdong Dantes, Karylle, Izza Calzado, Sunshine Dizon, Eddie Gutierrez, Zoren Legaspi, Amy Austria, Carmina Vallaroel, Paolo Contis, BoyBoy Quizon, Michael de Mesa, Allan Paule, Jay Aquitania. Script: Don Michael Perez. Cinematography: Richard Padernal. Score: Lutgardo Labad. Editing: Manet Dayrit. Design: Rodell Cruz.
– Shake, Rattle & Roll 7 , a horror trilogy produced by Regal Entertainment Inc., directed by Uro Q. dela Cruz, Rico Maria Ilarde & Richard Somes, starring ( Poso episode) Ai-Ai de las Alas, Gloria Romero, Rainier Castillo, Yasmin Kurdi, Janine Desiderio, Biboy Ramirez ( Aquarium episode) Ogie Alcasid, Ara Mina, Wilma Doesn’t, Paul Salas ( Lihim ng San Joaquin episode) Mark Anthony Fernandez, Tanya Garcia, Pen Medina, Ronnie Lazaro, Elizabeth Oropesa. Script: Aloy Adlawan & John Roque. Cinematography: Odyssey Flores . Score: Lutgardo Labad. Editing: Manet Dayrit. Design: Sonny Maculada.
– Terrorist Hunter , an action film produced by Double Impact Films, directed by Val Iglesias, starring Eddie Garcia, Dennis Roldan, Maricar de Mesa, Camille Roxas. Script: Jorge Isaac. Cinematography: Apolinar Cuenco. Score: Ed Barcena. Editing: Rudy Tabo-Tabo. Design: Jesse Sanchez.
For January 1, 2006 opening:
–Blue Moon , a drama film produced by Regal Entertainment Inc., directed by Joel Lamangan, starring Eddie Garcia, Christopher de Leon, Dennis Trillo, Boots Anson-Roa, Mark Herras, Jennylyn Mercado, Pauleen Luna, Paolo Ravanes, RJ Rosales. Script: Allan Tijamo. Cinematography: Lyle Sacris. Score: Von de Guzman. Editing: Marya Ignacio. Design: Joey Luna.
– Lagot Ka sa Kuya Ko , an action-comedy film produced by Rocketts Productions, directed by Ronn-Rick, starring Ronnie Ricketts, Mariz Ricketts, Nadine Samonte, Angelica Jones, Carlos Morales, Onyok Velasco, Dinky Doo. Script: Ronnie Ricketts. Cinematography: Rey de Leon. Score: Tony Cortez. Editing: Renato ‘Ningning’ de Leon. Design: Winky Gonzales.
– Mourning Girls , a drama-comedy film produced by Teamwork and Zennet World, directed by Gil M. Portes, starring Ricky Davao, Assunta da Rossi, Glydel Mercado, Chin Chin Gutierrez, Juliana Palermo, Janna Victoria, Cristine Reyes, Cogie Domingo, Roy Alvarez, Paolo Serrano. Script: Adolf Alix Jr., Gil M. Portes & Senedy Que. Cinematography: Diboy Trofeo. Score: Joy Marfil. Editing: George Jarlego. Design: Kris Manubay.