Prepare for an exciting movie marathon this May, as PBO Channel showcases 8 highly-anticipated local films featuring your favorite stars! From heartwarming romances to thought-provoking dramas, these cinematic masterpieces will keep you enthralled all month long. If you feel like spending some of your free time this month of May on the couch, watching films, PBO Channel has you covered with their lineup of Pinoy movies. And to make it even easier for you, we’ve rounded up eight movies from their lineup that you might want to catch on your TV! So, gather your friends and family, and embark on a whirlwind of emotions with these amazing Pinoy flicks.
PG | DRAMA, ROMANCE | 1 HR 40 MIN
May 1, 9:30 PM | May 12, 3:30 PM | May 28, 1:30 PM
Love conquers all, even when it’s put to the ultimate test. “Through Night and Day” showcases the journey of a couple who embarks on a trip to Iceland before getting married. Filled with laughter, tears, and breathtaking sceneries, this heartwarming movie is a testament to the power of true love.
PG | ROMANCE | 1 HR 30 MIN
May 4, 9:30 PM | May 13, 12:15 PM | May 24 1:30 PM | May 29, 11:30 PM
Get ready to be touched by this inspiring tale of a young doctor who finds solace in the company of a mysterious patient. “MIA” will take you on an emotional rollercoaster as it explores themes of love, loss, and healing.
Mia Salazar (Coleen Garcia), a self-destructive, alcoholic doctor who joined the Doctor to the Barrios program to heal from the tragedy of her fiance’s death meets the cheerful and nerdy forester Jay Policarpio (Edgar Allan Guzman). Together, the two will embark on a new journey.
| Comedy | 1 HR 23 MIN
May 4, 1:30 PM | May 9, 5:30 PM | May 17, 9:45 PM
Prepare for a unique romantic comedy that’ll have you laughing and crying in equal measure. “Ang Babaeng Walang Pakiramdam” tells the story of a woman incapable of feeling emotions, who suddenly finds herself smitten with a man who’s her polar opposite. Can love truly bridge the gap between two contrasting personalities?
R-16 | DRAMA, THRILLER | 1 HR 44 MIN
May 5, 11:30 PM | May 9, 1:30 PM
Unravel the truth behind a mysterious couple’s seemingly perfect marriage in “Untrue.” This psychological thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat, as secrets and lies are exposed, leaving you questioning everything you thought you knew. A bruised and beaten wife named Mara (Cristine Reyes) seeks the help of Georgian police against her husband Joachim (Xian Lim). In this He-she said film, truths, lies and the dark past will be uncovered.
PG | COMEDY, ROMANCE | 1 HR 55 MIN
May 7, 7:30 PM | May 16, 5:15 PM | May 22, 7:30 PM | May 29, 3:15pm
There’s always room for second chances, especially when it comes to love. “Maybe This Time” is a poignant romantic drama that follows two ex-lovers, rekindling their romance after fate brings them back together. Can they overcome the obstacles that once tore them apart? The story of sweethearts Steph (Sarah Geronimo) and Tonio (Coco Martin), whose relationship ends sourly when he leaves her without saying goodbye. Heartbroken, Steph toughens up and sets sights on bigger dreams, until she and Tonio cross paths again.
G | COMEDY, ROMANCE | 1 HR 39 MIN
May 3, 9:30 PM | May 15, 7:30 PM | May 27, 4:30 PM | May 30, 3:15 AM
Experience the highs and lows of young love in this quirky romantic comedy. It tells the story of a wannabe actor and a talented teleserye dubber who agrees to help him improve his acting. Her coaching helps him achieve his dream of becoming a star only to find herself heartbroken when he becomes successful. “Fangirl Fanboy” chronicles the adventures of a die-hard fangirl who falls for her celebrity crush. But will their love story have a happy ending or end up in heartbreak?
PG | ROMANCE | 1 HR 44 MIN
May 6, 9:45 PM | May 18, 7:30 PM
When a desperate guy hires a girl to be his pretend girlfriend, he gets more than he bargained for. A rich young man hires his classmate to pretend to be his girlfriend to appease his father. Though it is meant to be purely a business arrangement, real sparks fly as they spend time together. “Girlfriend for Hire” is a hilarious romantic comedy that proves love can blossom in the most unexpected places.
R-13 | DRAMA, ROMANCE | 1 HR 56 MIN
May 4, 5:15 PM | May 14, 1 PM | May 24, 7 AM |May 30, 3 PM |
A chance encounter between two strangers sparks an unlikely friendship in “Mr. and Mrs. Cruz.” As they explore the beautiful island of Palawan together, they discover that sometimes, fate has a funny way of bringing people together. The story of Raffy (JC Santos) and Gela (Ryza Cenon) who find themselves taking off for Palawan to escape the not so great realities of their current lives and catch up on their respective me-time.
Don’t miss out on these incredible movies arriving on PBO Channel this May 2023! Grab your popcorn, get comfy, and let the magic of cinema sweep you away. With a lineup of local films by our favorite stars, be prepared for a month filled with laughter, tears, and unforgettable moments. Keep an eye out for even more captivating movies premiering this month on PBO Channel, and make sure you’re ready for an enthralling cinematic experience like no other!
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[Note: schedules are subject to change without prior notice]