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Kaya kong abutin ang langit (1984)

Ever since she was a little girl, Clarissa has always wanted to get out of the slums that she lives in. She has always been close to her rich god-mother Monina Gardamonte and to Monina's ... See full synopsis »

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Clarissa Rosales
Charito Solis ...
Naty Rosales
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Nick Arnaldo
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Monina Gargamonte
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Nancy Rosales
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Oz
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Therese Gargamonte
Francis Martinez ...
Jerome Recto
William Martinez ...
Daryl Revilla
Robert Campos ...
Ralph Gargamonte
Ramil Rodriguez ...
Atty. Syjuco
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Maurice (as Jimmy Fabregas)
Yvette Quijano
Jennifer Sevilla ...
Young Therese
Tara Friño
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Ever since she was a little girl, Clarissa has always wanted to get out of the slums that she lives in. She has always been close to her rich god-mother Monina Gardamonte and to Monina's daughter, Therese. Too close in fact that she confides to her god-mother more than to her own mother, Naty and her elder sister, Nancy. Because of her closeness to her god-mother, Clarissa tasted the high life and has always wanted to be a part of it. When she grew up, she became more determined to be a part of high society, so she continues sucking up to Monina. Therese had a boyfriend named Daryll, whom Monina disapproves. Even though her mother dislikes Daryll, Therese still continues seeing him. Clarissa secretly wants Daryll so she tells Monina of the secret rendezvous of the two. Because of the incident, this triggered Therese's heart ailment. Therese knew inside how Clarissa is envious of her. Monina and her husband, Ralph, decided to go to the States to find a doctor but Clarissa insisted that...

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28 June 1984 (Philippines)  »

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Remade as Kaya kong abutin ang langit (2009) See more »

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