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Release Date:
25 December 1984 (Philippines) See more »
Today, a mother will fight her bravest battle.
9 wins & 13 nominations See more »
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  (in credits order)

Nora Aunor ... Angela

Gina Alajar ... Juliet
Celia Rodriguez ... Luna

Perla Bautista ... Viring
Mitch Valdez ... Barbie (as Maya Valdez)
Zenaida Amador ... Tonya
Maritess Gutierrez ... Patricia

Gloria Romero ... Mother of Patricia
Shyr Valdez ... Yolly

Ricky Davao ... Crisanto
Bella Flores ... Olga Balla (as Bella Florez)
German Moreno ... Warden Ambrocio
Augusto Victa ... Warden Esteban
Alvin Enriquez ... Juliet's Son
Toby Alejar ... Mike
Mandy Bustamante ... Leon
Carmen Enriquez ... Att. Jacob

Gigette Reyes ... Adela (as Gidgette Reyes)
Aida Arellano ... Joanna
Rod Francisco ... Santillan
Tom Olivar ... Paquito
Romy Nario ... Totoy
Renato Morado ... Subas
Edwin O'Hara ... Father Eusebio
Estrella Antonio ... Abortionist
Yoly Unabia ... Isabel (as Yolly Unabia)
Jack Alejandro ... Luna's Son
Virgo Antonio ... Kardo
Sarah Gayotin ... Viring's Daughter
Cris Daluz ... Atty. Diaz
Ruben O'Hara ... Judge
Josie Galvez ... Clerk of Court
Tony Aguilar ... Psychologist
Jean Nolasco ... Doris
Ruben De Samparo ... Barangay Tanod (as Ruben Desamparo)
Marietta Sta. Juana ... Juliet's Cousin
Tessie Portugal ... Housemaid
Nanding Salcedo ... Traffic Policeman
Ricardo De Guzman ... Manila Zoo Director MM (as Carding De Guzman)
Carlos Sta. Maria ... Driver (as Carlito Sta. Maria)
Christopher Lou ... Angela's Son
Gil Arceo ... Policeman
Greg Rocero ... Policeman
John Portugal ... Policeman (as Jon Jon Portugal)
Hashim Salazar ... Policeman
Danny Cruz ... Policeman
Boy Gayotin ... Policeman

Directed by
Mario O'Hara 
Writing credits
Lualhati Bautista (story and screenplay)

Produced by
Archie Cobarrubias .... producer
Cherry Cobarrubias .... producer
Original Music by
Tony Aguilar 
Cinematography by
Johnny Araojo 
Film Editing by
Efren Jarlego 
Production Design by
Tony Aguilar 
Art Direction by
John Portugal  (as Jon Jon Portugal)
Production Management
Pearl Valdez .... production in charge
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ricardo De Guzman .... assistant director (as Ricardo B. De Guzman)
John Portugal .... assistant director (as Jon Jon Portugal)
Sound Department
Rodel Capule .... sound effects
Vic Macamay .... sound mixer

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Also Known As:
"Flowers of the City Jail" - International (English title) (alternative title)
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Philippines:110 min
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Indeed, Nora Aunor's finest film., 11 March 2000
Author: jonard ( from Sydney, Australia

'Bulaklak ng City Jail' is an outstanding Filipino film that depicts the situation of women in the City Jail.

Nora Aunor, as the leading actress, played her part so convincingly.

Other players in the movie are also brilliant, thus making the movie a truly Filipino classic.

Watch it and be amazed!

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