Most Popular "Philippine History" Titles
1. José Rizal (1998)
178 min | Biography, Drama, History
Jose Rizal's life and works are recounted through a series of non-linear flashbacks which reflect on various aspects of his life - as writer, propagandist, lover, friend, brother, doctor, and the man that inspired a revolution.
2. Felix Manalo (2015)
176 min | Biography
Felix Ysagun Manalo is a sprawling historical epic that traces the origin of Iglesia Ni Cristo (The Church of Christ) which is established in the Philippines from its humble beginnings in 1914 through the present day.
4. Lorenzo Ruiz... The Saint... A Filipino! (1988)
Biography, Drama, History
Saint Lorenzo Ruiz (c.1600 - September 29, 1637), was born in Binondo, Manila, Philippines. His Chinese father taught him Chinese, and his Filipino mother taught him Tagalog. Both of his ... See full summary »
5. Agila (1980)
210 min | Action, Drama, Romance
Flashbacks encompass the history of the Philippines as well as the life story of the elderly Daniel Aguila. The Aguila family gathers to celebrate Daniel's 88th birthday, but the old man is... See full summary »
9. Forgotten Soldiers (2012)
87 min | Documentary, Drama, History
When the Japanese launched their Pacific attack, General Douglas MacArthur's United States Army Forces in the Far East included ten divisions of newly recruited and poorly equipped ... See full summary »
11. A Nation Is Born (1947)
20 min | Documentary, Short, History
This RKO short, part of the "This is America" series, details (as much as possible in a 20-minute short) the transformation, following World War II, of the Philippine Islands, from a ... See full summary »
14. Tandang sora (1947)
Action, Biography, History
It tells the life story of the great grandmother of Philippine Revolution who was also called Mother of Balintawak. She became the oldest Filipino hero dying at the age of 107.