1h 44min | Comedy, Romance |


A humorous and heartwarming slice-of-life story about family and friends, dealing with the everyday struggles of people trying to bridge two cultures, as well as their attempt to find happiness and security in their new homeland.

Laurice Guillen


Vincent R. Nebrida (writer)


Steve Max Grenyo (producer)
Tony Gloria (producer)
Vincent R. Nebrida (producer)
Cindy Sison (associate producer)
Charo Santos-Concio (executive producer)
Kevin J. Foxe (executive producer)
John P. Adams (line producer)
Tess V. Fuentes (supervising producer)
Ruben R. Jimenez (supervising producer)


Lee Meily (director of photography)


Nonong Buencamino

Editorial Department:

Efren Jarlego (film editor)

Production Design/Art Department:

Fiel Zabat (production designer)
Anna Valencia (art director)
Carey Rothman (assistant art director)
Cassandra Keating (key hair stylist/key makeup artist)
T'rah Veal (assistant hair stylist/assistant makeup artist)
Renato Deang (special effects supervisor)
Francisco Fajardo (armorer/special effects)
Romel San Jose (armorer/special effects)
Mark Serador (armorer/special effects)
Dick Sto. Domingo (armorer/special effects)

Production Management:

Gary Granger (unit production manager)

Sound Department:

Albert Michael Idioma (supervising sound editor)
Tammy Douglas (additional boom operator)
Dan Ferat (sound mixer)

Camera and Lighting Department:

Sergei Franklin (steadicam operator)
Jessica Miglio (still photographer)
Todd Armitage (first assistant camera)
Christopher Norris (second assistant camera)
Aida Artieda (company electrician)
Simeon Moore (best boy electric)
Vincent Mangano (key grip)


Steve Calalang (mastering colorist)

Assistant/Associate Director:

Thomas Fatone (first assistant director)
Kim Thompson (second second assistant director)

Production Company:

Magic Adobo Productions
Outrider Pictures
Unitel Pictures


hristopher De Leon (as Mike)
Dina Bonnevie (as Marissa)
Ricky Davao (as Gerry)
Cherry Pie Picache (as Picache  Tere)
Paolo Montalban (as Raul)
Randy Becker (as Sam)
Keesha Sharp (as Debbie)
Sandy Andolong (as Emma)
Gloria Romero (as Gerry's Mom)
Susan Valdez-LeGoff (as Gigi Manalastas)
Sol Oca (as Lorna)
Wayne Maugans (as Chris)
Martha Millan (as Candy Manalastas)
Lorli Villanueva (as Lydia)
Jojo Gonzalez (as Frank)
Luis Pedron (as Nonong)
Jason Verdadero (asMark)
James C. Burns (as James Burns)
Marcel Simoneau (as Sal)
Jim Edward Castellvi (as Infant Child)
Jeremy Brena (as Hospital Couple)
Langley Lamark (as Day Player)
Hyacinth Nier (as Nurse)
Traci Ann Wolfe (as Denise)

Additional Crew:

Jackie Bazan (publicist)
Jonathan Gray (production counsel)
Kim Thompson (production assistant)

Alternative Title:
Year: 2001
Genre: Comedy






Awards, Recognition, & Participation:

Best Supporting Actress - Cherry Pie Picache
FAP Award (2003)

Nominations - FAMAS Award (2003)
Best Supporting Actress - Cherry Pie Picache
Best Production Design - Fiel Zabat

Nominations – Gawad Urian Award (2003)
Best Direction (Pinakamahusay na Direksyon) - Laurice Guillen
Best Actor (Pinakamahusay na Pangunahing Aktor) - Ricky Davao
Best Actress (Pinakamahusay na Pangunahing Aktres) - Cherry Pie Picache
Best Actress (Pinakamahusay na Pangunahing Aktres) - Dina Bonnevie
Best Sound (Pinakamahusay na Tunog) - Dan Ferat

Total Running Time: 1h 44min
Color: Color
Aspect Ratio:
Sound Mix:
General Carrier Specific Carrier Form Completeness
Optical DVD Feature Complete
18 October 2019, Friday