Bembol Roco | Actor
Maynila Sa Mga Kuko Ng Liwanag
Julio, a fisherman from a poor area, descends into social alienation, as he arrives in Manila to search for his loved one, Ligaya. Maynila Sa Mga Kuko Ng Liwanag is a 1975 Filipino drama film directed by Lino Brocka based on the novel In the Claws of Brightness by Edgardo M. Reyes. It is considered by many as one of the greatest films of Filipino cinema, produced by Mike De Leon.
Tuli (Filipino for circumcise) is the story of Daisy and her life in an isolated province. Her father, an abusive drunkard who abuses her and her mother, is responsible for the circumcision of almost all the males in town which made her hate men in general. She was also forced into a fixed marriage. Despite all these, Daisy must follow in the footsteps of her Father and become the town's official circumciser. She challenges the status quo and rebels against everything that she hates while a young man defends her. In this rite of passage tale, Daisy tells you her brutal and painful story.
Maynila Sa Mga Kuko Ng Liwanag (The Making)
Take a look behind the scenes of the iconic Maynila Sa Kuko Ng Liwanag.
After Bea ( Joyce Jimenez ) loses her money in the casino she tries desperately to regain her capital by trying her luck in gambling and using her car as collateral. But it seems luck is not on her side so instead of winning back her assets she sinks deeper in the trap. Danny (Mark Anthony Fernandez) is the liaison between the gambling lord and the collector at the casino. As they lay their eyes on each other the attraction just seem undeniable that they cannot help it. So together they run for their lives as the gambling syndicate goes after them.