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Temptation Island (1980)

This is a story about a group of beauty contest finalists stranded in a desert island without food, water or shelter.


Joey Gosiengfiao


Toto Belano (story and screenplay)

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Complete credited cast:
Dina Bonnevie ... Dina Espinola
Azenith Briones Azenith Briones ... Azenith Tobias
Jennifer Cortez Jennifer Cortez ... Suzanne Reyes
Bambi Arambulo Bambi Arambulo ... Bambi Belisario
Deborah Sun ... Maria
Ricky Belmonte Ricky Belmonte ... Ricardo
Alfie Anido Alfie Anido ... Alfredo
Domingo Sabado Domingo Sabado ... Umberto
Jonas Sebastian Jonas Sebastian ... Joshua
Tonio Gutierrez Tonio Gutierrez ... Tonio
Anita Linda ... Nenuca Belisario
Lillian Laing Lillian Laing ... Conchita Syjuco
Bibeth Orteza ... Pageant Emcee
Ed Villapol Ed Villapol ... Pageant Emcee
Chito Santos Chito Santos


This is a story about a group of beauty contest finalists stranded in a desert island without food, water or shelter.

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Filipino | Tagalog | English

Release Date:

4 July 1980 (Philippines) See more »

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Regal Films See more »
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Did You Know?


Of the three new actresses introduced by star builder Regal Films in this film, only Dina Bonnevie became successful in show business. The showbiz careers of Bambi Arambulo and Jennifer Cortez did not take off. See more »


Suzanne Reyes: What are bitches for, but to bitch around their fellow bitches!
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Featured in Pridyider (2012) See more »

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cult camp classic
9 September 2003 | by pmaligayaSee all my reviews

Temptation Island is hands-down the most hilarious Filipino film ever made, and that's a compliment. Sadly, like most Filipino films made before the '90s, it is not available on video, and can be seen only on cable every now and then. When it's on, watch it!

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