5 Good Reasons to Support Magbuwag Ta Kay
Cebuanos can be quite picky when it comes to movies. A lot of films that enjoy tremendous success in other parts of the country can sometimes fail miserably when they hit Cebu theaters. But it is also know that Cebuanos go for ones that are not only entertaining but are also worthy of their money, time, and energy. They go for substance over style and beauty.
Magbuwag ta Kay, a film produced by Heritage Productions and distributed by Viva Films, recently held its premiere screening here in Cebu and the response was tremendous. If that’s not enough to convince you, here are five more that will surely pique your interest.
1. It’s Medyo Maldito’s First Movie
After enjoying tremendous popularity on social media, Rowell Ucat takes the big leap and gives the big screen a shot. Be part of this momentous event as Rowell Ucat aka Medyo Maldito officially adds another entry to his ever-growing list of achievements!
2. Akiko Solon is a Natural
After placing fifth in Star Power: Sharon Search For the Next Female Superstar, Akiko went on to appear in various ABS-CBN shows like Banana Split, Maalaala Mo Kaya, Pasion de Amor, and Bridges of Love among others. Watch Magbuwag ta Kay to catch Akiko playing the lead role. She’s a very talented actress and her performance is quiet memorable.
3. Strong Supporting Cast
Medyo Maldito should be very thankful as his film debut is fully supported by his friends and colleagues. Joining him in this endeavor are some of Cebu’s amazing local talents like Ms. Ligaya Rabago, Dante Luzon, Ukay Diva Alem, and the phenomenal star Snake Princess, among others.
4. It’s Proudly Cebuano
Magbuwag ta Kay is a breath of fresh air as this cute little romantic comedy film is in Cebuano. If you feel like taking a quick break from English and Filipino films, this flick is for you. So go watch it with the whole gang and #SupportBisaya!
5. VIVA is Distributing It
Viva Films has signed a distribution deal with film producer Heritage Productions and that’s a huge deal! Viva Films has been on the look out for quality Cebuano Films for nationwide distribution and Magbuwag ta Kay just happens to be a perfect candidate. Congratulations Viva and thanks for putting the Cebuano film on the spotlight.
Magbuwag ta Kay officially premiered on November 30, 2017 at 7 pm at SM City Cebu Cinema 8. The movie will have a series of advance screenings on December 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, and 10 (4:00 pm, 5:30 pm, 7:00 pm) at SM City Cebu Cinema 8. And the film will hit theaters nationwide in January 2018. Don’t miss it!