7.2/10
199
2 user 7 critic

Scorpio Nights (1985)

In a crowded, multi-appartment house, a young student peeps on his neighbours making love and subsequently develops a steamy affair with the neighbour's wife. The affair slowly becomes an ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story) (as Romel Bernardino) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

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.

Director: Erik Matti
Stars: Albert Martinez, Joyce Jimenez, Daisy Reyes
Insiang (1976)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The first Filipino film to show at the Cannes Film Festival is set in the slums of Manila. A beautiful girl gets raped by her mother's lover, and then learns how to exact revenge.

Director: Lino Brocka
Stars: Hilda Koronel, Mona Lisa, Rez Cortez
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Júlio Madiaga, a 'provinciano', arrives in Manila to search for Ligaya, his loved one.

Director: Lino Brocka
Stars: Hilda Koronel, Bembol Roco, Lou Salvador Jr.
Batch '81 (1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The lives of seven neophytes as they strive to enter a Greek letter fraternity through a difficult hazing process. The entire experience is seen through the eyes of Sid Lucero, one of the neophytes.

Director: Mike De Leon
Stars: Mark Gil, Sandy Andolong, Ward Luarca
Silip (1985)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In the remote countryside of Ilongo, various women are sexually abused by local men. Two sisters meet Simon, the most attractive man in the village, and fight over him--one constantly haunted by Catholic dogma because of the abuse she suffered previously.

Director: Elwood Perez
Stars: Sarsi Emmanuelle, Maria Isabel Lopez, Myra Manibog
Karnal (1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Marilou Diaz-Abaya
Stars: Charito Solis, Phillip Salvador, Vic Silayan
Metro Manila (2013)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

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 »

Director: Sean Ellis
Stars: Jake Macapagal, John Arcilla, Althea Vega
Magnifico (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Even though he is not good in school and belongs to a poor and unfortunate family, Magnifico still have a big heart and a large amount of optimism that enabled him to help not only his family but also the community.

Director: Maryo J. de los Reyes
Stars: Lorna Tolentino, Albert Martinez, Gloria Romero
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

After 30 years of wrongful imprisonment, a woman plans to take revenge on her former lover.

Director: Lav Diaz
Stars: Charo Santos-Concio, John Lloyd Cruz, Michael De Mesa
Mumbaki (1996)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The story is about the son of an Ifugao chieftain named Joseph who returns to his tribe after the death of his father (an Ifugao chieftain who was killed in a tribal dispute with the Alimit... See full summary »

Director: Butch Perez
Stars: Raymart Santiago, Albert Martinez, Joel Torre
Kisapmata (1981)
Crime | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

An crime-drama-suspense genre film not often seen in Philippine cinema, a controlling patriarch loses it over his daughter's marriage and her attempts to escape from their incestuous household.

Director: Mike De Leon
Stars: Charo Santos-Concio, Jay Ilagan, Vic Silayan
Tuhog (2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

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 »

Director: Jeffrey Jeturian
Stars: Ina Raymundo, Klaudia Koronel, Jaclyn Jose
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Orestes Ojeda ... Security Guard
Anna Marie Gutierrez ... Security Guard's Wife
Daniel Fernando ... Danny
Eugene Enriquez ... Genio
Amanda Amores ... Fely
Mike Austria ... Mike
... Barkada (as Crispin Medina)
Uro Q. dela Cruz ... Barkada (as Rosauro Q. dela Cruz)
Lore Reyes ... Barkada (as Lorenzo A. Reyes)
Apol Salonga ... Barkada (as Rafael Salonga)
Caloy Balasbas ... Elton (as Carlos Balasbas)
Carlito Abrasia ... Karlo (as Carlito Abracia)
Jed Arboleda ... Ilonggo Student
Dwight Gaston ... Ilonggo Student
Erin John Martir ... Ilonggo Student
Edit

Storyline

In a crowded, multi-appartment house, a young student peeps on his neighbours making love and subsequently develops a steamy affair with the neighbour's wife. The affair slowly becomes an obsession and spins out of control. Written by Piotr Zembrowski <zembrows@astro.utoronto.ca>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Scorpio Nights (1985)

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

18 June 1985 (Philippines)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Scorpio Nights was later remade into a Korean film called Sseommeotaim (2001) directed by Jae-ho Park. See more »

Connections

Remade as Sseommeotaim (2001) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Stream Comedy Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular comedy titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed