LOOK: 5 new Filipino movies to look forward this August

Thinking of going to the movies this coming August?

You may want to check out these upcoming Filipino movies that will be released in August.

BuyBust (August 1)


After surviving the slaughter of her entire squad in a drug raid compromised by dirty cops, anti-narcotics special operative Nina Manigan is eager to go head-to-head with the drug cartels that hold a bloody grip on Manila. But when her new mission in the city’s most dangerous slum goes south, the angry civilians turn on her squad. Trapped between a brutal drug gang and hordes of bloodthirsty citizens, their only option is to fight their way out.

Harry & Patty (August 1)

Dito Lang Ako (August 8)

Everyday, Nelia waits outside a store in Timog hoping for Delfin–a man that she lost 40 years ago–to comeback. Unwilling to forget the romance that she spent with him, she recalls their tale set amid the timeless beauty of Quezon City in 1970s. Will Nelia be able to move on? Will Delfin’s love transcend through time? As Nelia and Delfin’s story unfolds, ‘Dito Lang Ako’ becomes more than just a recollection of a past romance, it is an achingly compassionate story of heartfelt passion, tender moments and most of all, unselfish love.

Miss Granny (August 22)

A remake of the Korean movie with the same title about an elderly woman who regains her youthful appearance then changes her name and embarks on a quest for happiness.

The Hows of Us (August 29)

A long-time couple who have very different career aspirations where the guy is a member of a rock band chasing stardom and his partner has her eyes set on being a doctor.

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