Filming Location Matching "Metro Manila, Philippines" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Apocalypse Now (1979)
R | 147 min | Drama, Mystery, War
A U.S. Army officer serving in Vietnam is tasked with assassinating a renegade Special Forces Colonel who sees himself as a god.
Votes: 629,930 | Gross: $83.47M
2. On the Job 2: The Missing 8 (2021)
208 min | Action, Crime, Drama
This sequel to On the Job (2013) focuses on corruption and media censorship now that a new strongman, Duterte, is in power in the Philippines.
3. The Bourne Legacy (2012)
PG-13 | 135 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
An expansion of the universe from Robert Ludlum's novels, centered on a new hero whose stakes have been triggered by the events of the previous three films.
Votes: 292,205 | Gross: $113.20M
4. Naked Weapon (2002)
R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama
40 13 y.o. girls are kidnapped and the next 6 years forcefully trained to be sexy assassins. The survivors go on to be top int'l assassins known as China dolls. A CIA agent's on track of them.
5. The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
PG | 115 min | Drama, Romance, War
A young Australian reporter tries to navigate the political turmoil of Indonesia during the rule of President Sukarno with the help of a diminutive photographer.
Votes: 20,596 | Gross: $10.28M
7. Samsara (I) (2011)
PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music
Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.
Votes: 34,654 | Gross: $2.67M
10. Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990)
R | 111 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
When DEA agents are taken captive by a ruthless South American kingpin, the Delta Force is reunited to rescue them in this sequel to the 1986 film.
Votes: 7,231 | Gross: $6.70M
11. Enter the Ninja (1981)
R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Drama
After passing a ninja master test in Japan, Cole visits a war buddy in the Philippines. He helps him fight men, who want his buddy's plantation.
13. Metro Manila (2013)
Not Rated | 115 min | Crime, Drama
This riveting crime thriller follows Oscar, a recent emigrant to Manila who gets pulled into a harrowing world of corruption and violence when he takes a job as an armored car driver to support his family (in Tagalog w/ English subtitles).
14. Rupan sansei (2014)
133 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
The grandson of a legendary gentleman burglar assembles a team of thieves to steal a Cleopatran necklace from two parties - an ally-turned-rival, and an underworld tycoon.
15. Daughters of Satan (1972)
R | 90 min | Horror
An antique dealer living in Manila falls victim to an ancient Satanic curse--the result of his wife joining a cult. Seeking help from a local historian, he disbands the coven and rescues her.
16. Cover Girl Models (1975)
R | 73 min | Thriller
A fashion photography assignment teams three American models and inadvertently plunges them into the mystery and danger of international espionage.
17. Night Games (1980)
R | 100 min | Drama
A Californian housewife is terrified of having sex because of a past assault. When this phobia threatens to destroy her marriage, she takes refuge in a series of erotic fantasies about a masked man. But is it really all just a fantasy?
18. Xerex (2003)
108 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
After 15 years of unprecedented tabloid sex notoriety, the Xerex Xaviera fantasy achieves big screen fulfillment via three exciting escapades into sensual. "Kama" tells of a teenaged girl's... See full summary »
19. Showdown in Manila (2016)
86 min | Action
Private detectives Nick (Alexander Nevsky) and Charlie (Casper Van Dien) live and work in Manila. A murder investigation leads them to the jungle camp of an international terrorist called ... See full summary »
20. Stryker (1983)
R | 86 min | Action, Sci-Fi
The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road ... See full summary »
Votes: 675 | Gross: $1.72M
21. Dune Warriors (1991)
R | 80 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After the end of the world, Earth is a thirsty planet ruled by vicious warlords. One woman is brave enough to fight back; she bands together five warriors to save her town and their ... See full summary »
22. The Losers (1970)
R | 95 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
A quintet of CIA-trained Hells Angels take their specially armored hogs to Cambodia and head across southeast Asia to rescue a captured presidential advisor.
Votes: 524 | Gross: $0.46M
23. The Mistress (I) (2012)
Not Rated | 125 min | Drama
A young woman is torn between the affections of her two lovers.One is a young bachelor who brings passion into her life. The other is a married man who has kept her as his mistress for years.
24. Ang kabit ni Mrs. Montero (1999)
96 min | Drama, Romance
Cal Montero, a wealthy filmmaker recently paralyzed from the waist down, goes to his hacienda in Negros for recovery and physical therapy. He's morose, but tries to stay in full control. ... See full summary »
26. Wheels of Fire (1985)
R | 81 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In a postapocalyptic future, a ruthless vehicular gang called the Highway Warriors is conquering the wasteland through murder and plunder. During a raid, they kidnap the sister of a road warrior named Trace. He brings hell down upon them.
27. The Healing (2012)
TV-14 | 107 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A group of people venture into a remote village to ask a mysterious faith healer to cure their ailing loved ones, unaware that through unforeseen consequences, every miraculous "healing" would soon be repaid in kind.
28. Tong tatlong tatay kong pakitong kitong (1998)
114 min | Comedy
Orphan Jingle can't seem to find a home for herself. Hopeless with the situation, she is sent to Manila to live with three bachelors who are still awaiting their big break. When the trio ... See full summary »
30. Nagbabagang luha (1988)
TV-14 | 121 min | Drama
A couple, Alex, a businessman and Maita get a divorce after eight years of marriage as their marriage turns cold. They both love their only child Yeye a daughter, greatly and fight for her ... See full summary »
33. Goin' Bulilit (2005–2019)
This is TV's first gag show hosted purely by...non other than kids. Today's hottest pool of kids, two of them from the country's leading Teen Star Search, Star Circle Quest (Kid), Nash ... See full summary »
35. Lupe: A Seaman's Wife (2003)
105 min | Drama
Lupe ( Andrea del Rosario) and Manolo (Leandro Munoz) are a young couple whose marriage life is about to undergo a drastic change when Manolo leaves for another country. Left all alone ... See full summary »
36. Aswang (2019)
85 min | Documentary
When Rodrigo Duterte is voted president of the Philippines, he sets in motion a machinery of death to execute suspected drug dealers, users, and small time street criminals. ASWANG follows ... See full summary »
37. Sloane (1985)
94 min | Action, Comedy, Mystery
The story opens with Richard Thursby's murder and the abduction of his wife, Janice. Former cop and martial arts expert, Philip Sloane, is retained by family and flies to Manila in search ... See full summary »
38. Bloodfist (1989)
R | 85 min | Action, Sport
Don Wilson plays retired kickboxer Jake Raye, who travels to Manila, where his brother is favored to win a kickboxing competition. His brother is killed, and Jake realizes he must enter the... See full summary »
Votes: 1,108 | Gross: $1.77M
39. The Inmate (2007)
140 min | Drama, Romance
Set in two contrasting environments that undeline the same premise of imprisonment, Selda tells the story of Rommel (Sid Lucero), a young man who accidentally kills a boy, resulting in his ... See full summary »
40. Encantadia (2005)
TV-PG | 42 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Pirena, Amihan, Alena and Danaya, the four princesses of Lireo vie for the title of Queen. When The Queen doesn't acknowledge Pirena's victory over the crown, she goes to the Hathors, the enemy kingdom and danger stirs over Encantadia.
41. Ma' Rosa (2016)
Not Rated | 110 min | Drama
Ma' Rosa has four children. She owns a small convenience store in a poor neighborhood of Manila where everybody likes her. To make ends meet, Rosa and her husband, Nestor, resell small ... See full summary »
42. Ang huling birhen sa lupa (2003)
99 min | Drama
A priest, Father Emman (Jay Manalo) visits a small coastal town. Cion (Maui Taylor), a former nun who now teaches catechism in the island thinks that Father Emman is the priest she sent for... See full summary »
43. Home Sic Home (1995)
Comedy, Drama, Romance
Melanie (Dina Bonnevie) and her family hates Berto (Dolphy) because of their consistent disastrous encounters with him. But Berto has secret feelings for Melanie who acquires a visa to the ... See full summary »
48. Forever Emmanuelle (1976)
R | 95 min | Drama, Romance
At an institute in Manila, researchers and eco-tourists trade stories about the Mara tribe, who live on a remote island and have an annual festival of rebirth in which some of the tribe ... See full summary »
49. A Very Special Love (2008)
TV-PG | 106 min | Comedy, Romance
Laida Magtalas is a modern-day Belle. "Miggy" is the youngest member of the Montenegro clan a well established family in the business world. She applies as an Editorial Assistant at Miggy's... See full summary »