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Manila Skies (2009)

Himpapawid (original title)
Inspired by a true news account, this is the astounding story of a lone deranged hijacker who has struggled to survive in the chaos of modern Philippine society.

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8 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

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John Arcilla
Ronnie Lazaro
Soliman Cruz
Karlo Marko Altomonte ...
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Raul Morit
Sue Prado
Noni Buencamino
Archie Adamos
Nanding Josef
Tony Mabesa
Mon Confiado
Jess Evardone
Mike Lloren
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Inspired by a true news account, this is the astounding story of a lone deranged hijacker who has struggled to survive in the chaos of modern Philippine society.

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15 July 2010 (USA)  »

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Himpapawid (Manila Skies) has won two awards for best screenplay, despite having only a 12 page treatment as basis for shooting the film. The original 12-page treatment is now archived at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences library. See more »

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