Most Popular Tagalog-Language Feature Films
1. The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
R | 119 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
With a plan to exact revenge on a mythical shark that killed his partner, oceanographer Steve Zissou rallies a crew that includes his estranged wife, a journalist, and a man who may or may not be his son.
Votes: 147,302 | Gross: $24.01M
2. Constantine (2005)
R | 121 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Supernatural detective John Constantine helps a policewoman prove her sister's death was not a suicide, but something more.
Votes: 247,499 | Gross: $75.50M
3. The Internship (2013)
PG-13 | 119 min | Comedy
Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.
Votes: 165,906 | Gross: $44.67M
4. Can't Help Falling in Love (2017)
119 min | Romance
Upon getting engaged, a woman finds out that she is already accidentally married to a stranger and goes about getting her marriage annulled.
5. The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
PG | 115 min | Drama, Romance, War
A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer.
6. The Great Raid (2005)
R | 132 min | Action, Drama, War
Taking place towards the end of WWII, 500 American Soldiers have been entrapped in a camp for 3 years. Beginning to give up hope they will ever be rescued, a group of Rangers goes on a dangerous mission to try and save them.
Votes: 18,995 | Gross: $10.17M
7. Fierce People (2005)
R | 107 min | Drama, Thriller
A massage therapist looking to overcome her addictions and reconnect with her son, whose father is an anthropologist in South America studying the Yanomani people, moves in with a wealthy ex-client in New Jersey.
Votes: 5,651 | Gross: $0.09M
8. Ilo Ilo (2013)
Not Rated | 99 min | Drama
In 90s Singapore, the friendship between Filipino nursemaid Teresa and her young charge Jiale makes waves in a family, while the Asian recession hits the region.
Votes: 3,252 | Gross: $0.05M
9. Days of Being Wild (1990)
Unrated | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Set in 1960, the film centres on the young, boyishly handsome Yuddy, who learns from the drunken ex-prostitute who raised him that she is not his real mother. Hoping to hold onto him, she ... See full summary »
Votes: 12,870 | Gross: $0.14M
10. Metro Manila (2013)
115 min | Crime, Drama
Seeking a brighter future in megacity Manila, Oscar Ramirez and his family flee their impoverished life in the rice fields of the northern Philippines. But the sweltering capital's bustling... See full summary »
11. Mammoth (2009)
125 min | Drama, Romance
While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the Philippines, the maid's family struggles to deal with her absence.
Votes: 8,688 | Gross: $0.01M
13. Ma' Rosa (2016)
110 min | Drama
Ma' Rosa has four children. She owns a small convenience store in a poor neighborhood of Manila where everybody likes her. To make ends meet, Rosa and her husband, Nestor, resell small ... See full summary »
14. Die Beautiful (2016)
120 min | Comedy, Drama
Trisha, a Filipino transgender woman, suddenly dies while being crowned in a beauty pageant. Her last wish was to be presented as a different celebrity on each night of her wake, but her ... See full summary »
15. www.XXX.com (2003)
105 min | Drama, Romance
For Joanna, an 18-year old Fil-Am, the real world starts when she got involved in typical LA ghetto life. Despite being smart, she falls victim to her innocence trapped in the struggle to ... See full summary »
16. My Ex and Whys (2017)
120 min | Drama
The film follows the story of Cali, a blogger who owns the up and coming blog, "The Bakit List," and her ex Gio who will return to her life unexpectedly and surprisingly after breaking her heart.
17. Dream Home (2010)
Not Rated | 96 min | Horror
Cheng Li-sheung is a young, upwardly mobile professional finally ready to invest in her first home. But when the deal falls through, she is forced to keep her dream alive - even if it means keeping her would-be neighbors dead.
18. Barcelona: A Love Untold (2016)
132 min | Drama, Romance
A young man (Elly), still trying to get over his past relationship, meets a young woman (Mia) in Barcelona trying to run away from her past.
19. Norte, hangganan ng kasaysayan (2013)
250 min | Crime, Drama
An embittered law student commits a brutal double murder; a family man takes the fall and is forced into a harsh prison sentence; a mother and her two children wander the countryside looking for some kind of redemption.
20. Walang kawala (2008)
Unrated | 97 min | Drama
Joaquin (Polo Ravales), an unassuming fisherman, is forced to confront his homosexuality when his sex-starved wife Cynthia (Althea Vega) returns from her overseas job eager to get pregnant.... See full summary »
21. Northern Lights: A Journey to Love (2017)
98 min | Drama
A young boy travels to Alaska to visit his estranged father at the same time as a young woman also travels to Alaska to find her estranged mother.
22. Rosita (2015)
90 min | Drama, Romance
JOHANNES lives together with his father, the middle-aged widower ULRIK in a small fishing town in the northern part of Denmark. They live a quiet routine life, each minding their separate ... See full summary »
24. Lola (I) (2009)
110 min | Drama
Two elderly women bear the consequences of a crime involving their respective grandsons. One is the victim, the other is the suspect. Both weak and poor, they laboriously solicit money in ... See full summary »
25. Fidelio: Alice's Odyssey (2014)
97 min | Drama, Romance
Thirty-year-old Alice's occupation is rather unusual for a woman : she works as an engineer on a freighter. She loves her job and does it competently but even in a greasy blue overall a ... See full summary »
Votes: 484 | Gross: $0.00M
26. Baka bukas (2016)
Alex, is a twenty-something year old creative based in Manila. She is out to most people except her best friend- Jess who she has been secretly in love with since they were kids. When Jess ... See full summary »
28. Tuhog (2001)
105 min | Drama
A movie production company wants to make a film based on a newspaper report of a man convicted of raping his granddaughter. The producer and director interview the girl and her mother, ... See full summary »
29. This Time (I) (2016)
109 min | Drama, Romance
Childhood friends Coby and Ava, who only see each other during summer vacations. As time passes, the characters develop feelings for each other but having a relationship long-distance is a great challenge for both.
32. Nilalang (2015)
Action, Crime, Horror
Nilalang is about an NBI agent who teams up with an heiress to a transnational organized crime syndicate in Japan to put a stop to the centuries old curse that may be responsible for the spate of serial killings happening in Manila.
34. 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.
35. That Thing Called Tadhana (2014)
110 min | Romance
A story about a broken-hearted girl who meets a boy in a not so normal way. Together, they go to places and find out "where do broken hearts go?".
38. Silong (2015)
93 min | Mystery, Romance
Doctor Miguel Cascarro (Pascual) is still mourning the death of his wife Caroline (Jacob) while he scrambles to save his family home from creditors. As he drives home one day, he finds a ... See full summary »
39. Sonata (III) (2013)
110 min | Drama
A woman whose whole life is her art, but when she loses it she goes into a self-exile, only to be, hopefully, reinvigorated by a young boy daring to bring it all back.
40. 2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten (2016)
95 min | Drama, Reality-TV
Felix is a friendless achiever in high school whose life changes after the arrival of the half-American Snyder brothers, entangling him in their dark ambitions.
41. Scorpio Nights 2 (1999)
125 min | Drama
Andrew is meticulous almost to the point of obsession. From the way he carries his clothes to the manner he delivers his Physics lectures, Andrew is methodical in everything he does.
43. The Love Affair (2015)
125 min | Drama, Romance
A married couple is on the verge of annulment after the husband discovers his wife having an affair with his best friend. He then consults a lawyer who just broke up with her boyfriend.
44. Blanka (2015)
75 min | Drama
Blanka (Cydel Gabutero) makes her living on the street of Manila from small thefts and tricks. She dreams of saving enough money to "buy" a mom. When she meets talented Peter (Peter Millari... See full summary »
48. Captive (I) (2012)
120 min | Drama, Thriller
Follows the hostage crisis of the Dos Palmas kidnappings in the southern Philippines, the life of the hostages whose survivors were freed after an awful year in captivity.
50. Ang probinsyano (1997)
118 min | Action, Drama
Ador (Fernando Poe Jr.) is killed in a drug bust operation after he was betrayed by his fellow cop. His superior devices a plan for his twin brother, Kardo, a provincial cop, to assume his ... See full summary »