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Pirena, Amihan, Alena and Danaya, the four princesses of Lireo vie for the title of Queen. When The Queen doesn't acknowledge Pirena's victory over the crown, she goes to the Hathors, the enemy kingdom and danger stirs over Encantadia.




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Dingdong Dantes ...  Ybrahim / ... 160 episodes, 2005
Karylle Karylle ...  Alena 160 episodes, 2005
Sunshine Dizon ...  Pirena 160 episodes, 2005
Iza Calzado ...  Amihan 160 episodes, 2005
Diana Zubiri ...  Danaya 160 episodes, 2005
Mark Herras ...  Anthony / ... 160 episodes, 2005
Jennylyn Mercado ...  Lira / ... 160 episodes, 2005
Yasmien Kurdi ...  Mira 160 episodes, 2005
Pinky Amador ...  Carmen 160 episodes, 2005
Polo Ravales ...  Hitano 160 episodes, 2005
Alfred Vargas ...  Aquil 160 episodes, 2005
Pen Medina ...  Hagorn 160 episodes, 2005
Marky Lopez ...  Wantuk 160 episodes, 2005
Leila Kuzma Leila Kuzma ...  Agane 160 episodes, 2005
Girlie Sevilla Girlie Sevilla ...  Gurna 160 episodes, 2005
Michael Roy Jornales ...  Apek 160 episodes, 2005
Noel Urbano ...  Imaw 160 episodes, 2005
Arthur Solinap ...  Muros 160 episodes, 2005
Lloyd Barredo Lloyd Barredo ...  Abog 160 episodes, 2005
Ma. Criselda Amistad Ma. Criselda Amistad ...  Dama 160 episodes, 2005
Krizzie Martinez Krizzie Martinez ...  Dama 160 episodes, 2005
John Regala ...  Apitong 152 episodes, 2005
Nancy Jane Nancy Jane ...  Muyak 152 episodes, 2005
Gayle Valencia Gayle Valencia ...  Dinna / ... 152 episodes, 2005
Denise Laurel ...  Marge 152 episodes, 2005
Ehra Madrigal ...  Gigi 152 episodes, 2005
Patricia Ismael ...  Yolanda 152 episodes, 2005
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Richie Albarida ...  Nakba 152 episodes, 2005
Rainier Atendino Rainier Atendino ...  Awoo / ... 152 episodes, 2005
Vangie Labalan ...  Rosita 150 episodes, 2005
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Cindy Kurleto ...  Cassiopea 144 episodes, 2005
Irma Adlawan ...  Amanda 142 episodes, 2005
Bobby Andrews ...  Asval 139 episodes, 2005
Brad Turvey Brad Turvey ...  Axilom 139 episodes, 2005
Gerard Pizzaras Gerard Pizzaras ...  Bandok 139 episodes, 2005
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Pirena, Amihan, Alena and Danaya, the four princesses of Lireo vie for the title of Queen. When The Queen doesn't acknowledge Pirena's victory over the crown, she goes to the Hathors, the enemy kingdom and danger stirs over Encantadia.

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The greatest magic is the power of love.


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Due to their foreign accents, Cindy Kurleto and Brad Turvey were made to speak their lines in Enchanta, a fictional language devised for this franchise. See more »


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Performed and Written by Karylle
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'The Lord of the Rings' Reduced to Local Soap Mush
31 May 2005 | by pope_innocentyearsSee all my reviews

I have heard in an interview somewhere that the production people of GMA's new fantasy soap opera 'Encantadia' admittedly watched the special features on the DVD release of the recent Blockbuster movie 'The Lord of the Rings' in order to get a grasp on how to create a full production in a high-fantasy setting.

Of course, their 'research' does not go unnoticed: 'Encantadia' is now the most watched show on Philippine TV. The people behind the show seemed to have caught the spirit of the movie it copied: colorful costumes, CGI settings, even the lovable animatronic characters were caught to a sharp T. There's only one problem though: Hello??? Universal storyline that applies to all humankind? Where are you? The producers caught everything from LOTR except the one thing that made it all special to millions worldwide: The solid themes of fellowship, perseverance, and corruption that leads to imminent danger.

Let me deliver a comparison: in LOTR, a simple, almost nobody-homebody proves that even the smallest person can change the course of the future as he goes through the toughest obstacles in his life to save the world.

in Encantadia: a royal family struggles to keep their power amidst the threats of destabilization from other groups. The story does have attempts at the usual 'universal storyline' themes (fairy princess/infant stolen and forced to live poor life, mortal falls in love with immortal, etc), but these petty events don't add up to the big picture. Wait a minute... What is the big picture anyway?? No epic quest, no test of friendship, no test of resolve or integrity, no character exploration; Just a series of soap operatic events. I guess in the end all we have to expect is that the hero royal family wins.

Storyline aside, the show works well anyway. The costumes and masks seemed believable enough. How about the mythology? What makes stories such as this is how this 'alternate world' came to be. Again, Tolkien turns over in his grave: the world of 'Encantadia' seemed to have popped out of nowhere. Unlike LOTR which originated from the creation story 'Ainulindale' from the unforgettable epic book 'The Silmarillion', 'Encantadia' does not provide a mythology which makes the story (like 'Mulawin' before it) unbelievable and a tad uninteresting.

Cheers to the network for creating a top-rater, and jeers to the shortcomings intelligent viewers cannot overlook.

By the way: who ever said intelligent viewers were the market of 'Encantadia'?

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