6.5/10
25
0 user 4 critic

Manoro (2006)

The plot of the film surrounds Jonalyn and her father's journey to look for Apong Bisen- her grandfather who went hunting in the forest and had not returned to cast his vote for the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

(screenplay)
Reviews
3 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Ma' Rosa (2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

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 »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Jaclyn Jose, Julio Diaz, Baron Geisler
Taklub (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

After the Supertyphoon Haiyan, which changed the city of Tacloban in the Philippines into its horrendous state, the lives of Bebeth, Larry and Erwin intertwine. The survivors are left to ... See full summary »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Nora Aunor, Julio Diaz, Aaron Rivera
Thy Womb (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An infertile midwife and her husband find a surrogate mother so that they can have a child.

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Nora Aunor, Bembol Roco, Lovi Poe
Lola I (2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

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 »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Anita Linda, Rustica Carpio, Tanya Gomez
Tirador (2007)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Jiro Manio, Coco Martin, Kristoffer King
Pantasya (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A digital feature has five episodes that all deal with wild gay fantasies involving men in uniform. It starts with "Biyahe," about a jilted taxi driver and his jealous passenger who find ... See full summary »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Arthur Estrella, Rov Roxas, Mark Dionisio
Kaleldo (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The story is set in Guagua, Pampanga a decade after the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo which ravaged the province with lahar. It follows the lives of Rodolfo "Mang Rudy" Manansala, a woodcarver, ... See full summary »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Johnny Delgado, Cherry Pie Picache, Angel Aquino
Kinatay (2009)
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A young man tries to make some money so he can marry his girlfriend. He takes a job for $2,000 and then soon realizes that this job involves killing a woman.

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Coco Martin, Maria Isabel Lopez, Julio Diaz
Foster Child (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A drama centered on the state of foster care in the Philippines.

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Cherry Pie Picache, Kier Segundo, Eugene Domingo
Serbis (2008)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A drama that follows the travails of the Pineda family in the Filipino city of Angeles. Bigamy, unwanted pregnancy, possible incest and bothersome skin irritations are all part of their ... See full summary »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Gina Pareño, Jaclyn Jose, Julio Diaz
Captive I (2012)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

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.

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Katherine Mulville, Marc Zanetta
Sapi (2013)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

With the rival station Philippine Broadcasting Channel (PBC) eating up the TV audiences' major share, Sarimanok Broadcasting Network (SBN) needs a miracle to stay alive in the competition. ... See full synopsis »

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Stars: Meryll Soriano, Baron Geisler, Dennis Trillo
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jonalyn Ablong ...
Jonalyn
Edgar Ablong ...
Father
Carol Ablong ...
Mother
Carlito Ablong ...
Grandfather
Losing Miranda ...
Grandmother
American Miranda ...
Flutist
Indung Barasati Balatbat ...
Guitar Lady
Robylyn Miranda ...
Jonalyn's Friend
Vilma David ...
Dororo Singer
Concing Pamintuan ...
Dororo Singer
Iyeeh David ...
Snake Man
Bago Naval ...
Charcoal Man
Freddie Pan ...
Graduate Boy
Edit

Storyline

The plot of the film surrounds Jonalyn and her father's journey to look for Apong Bisen- her grandfather who went hunting in the forest and had not returned to cast his vote for the election. Throughout the journey, Manoro depicts the relationship between Jonalyn and her fellow villagers, her eagerness to help the people as well as the various traditional fractions of the Aetas. Written by JAG

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 March 2008 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kapampangan is the primary language of the film See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Best of 2017: Our Favorite Movie and TV Stills

Take a look at our favorite movie and TV stills from the past year. Spot any of your faves?

Browse the Best of 2017