‘Ligo Na U, Lapit Na Me’ Still Showing in Theaters Nationwide
The 2011 Cinemalaya Film Festival entry "Ligo na U Lapit na Me" starring Edgar Allan Guzman and Mercedes Cabral is currently being shown in major theaters nationwide as released commercially by Regal Entertainment.
The sexy-comedy movie tells the story of Karl Vladimir Lennon J. Villalobos (a.k.a. Intoy), who is secretly in love with his friend Jenny.
Jenny and Intoy agree to become "friends with benefits" on the condition that none of them falls in love with each other.
Before graduation, Intoy decides to profess his love for Jenny, only to find out that Jenny is pregnant. Worse, Jenny tells him: "Don’t worry, this isn’t yours."
Based on the bestselling novel of Eros S. Atalia, Ligo na U, Lapit na Me is an examination of postmodern love and relationship and the way this generation deals with their love and fear.
Also stars Mel Kimura, Simon Ibarra, Tolyts "Shalala" Reyes, Evelyn Vargas, Beverly Salviejo, Malouh Crisologo, Jojo Saguin, Joseph Bitangcol, Lucky Mark Mercado, Joe Vargas, Christian Tan, Ian Lazibal, Alex Tiglao, Ardie Bascara, Victor Medina, with a special guest appearance by Luis Alandy, "Ligo na U Lapit na Me" is helmed by Erick Salud and screenplay by Palanca award-winning writer Jerry Gracio.
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