Metro Manila fest hails record edition
Box office takings hit a record high of P530 million at the annual Metro Manila Film Festival, which wrapped earlier this week (25 Dec 25 2010 to 7 January 2011).
Takings climbed 21% from 2009-10’s P437 million, officials said.
The best selling film was Si Agimat at si Enteng Kabisote, an action fantasy starring Vic Sotto and Senator Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr, which accounted for P159 million of the total.
Agimat was produced by Imus Productions and co-produced by OctoArts Films, GMA Films, APT Entertainment and M-Zet Productions.