Amorosa (2012 film)

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Amorosa
Amorosa (Filipino Film).jpg
Theatrical movie poster
Directed by Topel Lee
Produced by Charo Santos-Concio
Malou Santos
Enrico Santos
Written by Enrico Santos
Joel Mercado
Screenplay by Enrico Santos
Kren Issa Mari Yap
Willy Laconsay
Starring
Music by Carmina Cuya
Cinematography Louie Quirino
Edited by Vanessa De Leon
Production
company
Distributed by Star Cinema
Release dates
  • August 29, 2012 (2012-08-29)
Running time 105 minutes[1]
Country Philippines
Language
  • Tagalog
  • English
Box office PHP 25,201,412[2]

Amorosa is a 2012 Filipino psychological horror drama film directed by Topel Lee, starring Angel Aquino, Enrique Gil, and Martin del Rosario. This film was produced by Skylight Films and released last August 29, 2012 by Star Cinema.[3][4]

Synopsis[edit]

Years ago, Amorosa (Angel Aquino), her husband, and her two boys Amiel and Rommel (Martin del Rosario and Enrique Gil) got into a car accident. Her husband died in the accident, leaving her alone to take care of her boys. In the present, she decides to move her family to a remote pension house. But once there, she discovers that the house is home to an angry spirit seeking revenge for sins committed years ago. And as she deals with the fear of this spirit popping up everywhere, she struggles to reconnect with Rommel, who hasn’t been the same since the accident.[1]

Cast[edit]

Reception[edit]

The film received R13 rating. The maindie film was released the same week with the musical film I Do Bidoo Bidoo. It earned an estimated P11,738,087 on its first five days well ahead of I Do Bidoo Bidoo. Amorosa grossed P25,201,412 in 2 weeks according to Box Office Mojo.[2][6][7] It ranked 2nd Top Grossing Independent Film of 2012 and one of the 20 Top Grossing Filipino films of 2012.[8][9]

Nominations[edit]

  • 29th Star Awards for Movies

-Indie Movie of the Year nominee
-Indie Movie Director of the Year nominee
-Indie Movie Screenwriter of the Year nominee

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Verdict: Proceed with Caution". Retrieved November 28, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Amorosa (2012 film)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 28, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Amorosa: The Revenge". Retrieved August 15, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Amorosa Trailer Movie". Retrieved August 17, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Angel Aquino stars in horror movie". Retrieved August 17, 2012. 
  6. ^ "'Amorosa' beats Apo musical movie at box office". Retrieved September 7, 2012. 
  7. ^ "Amorosa Grosses P11.74 Million on First Week, I Do Bidoo Didoo Rakes in P5.81 Million". Retrieved September 7, 2012. 
  8. ^ "20 TOP GROSSING FILIPINO FILMS OF 2012". Retrieved January 22, 2013. 
  9. ^ "CORAZON tops 2012 Maindie Films!". Retrieved January 22, 2013. 

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