be Damned (Hahamakin ang Lahat) tells the story of two completely
different couple whose nostalgia for their past waeves for them in the
present a web of deceit and conspiracy. A poor and struggling couple,
Renato's and Teresa's marriage and love are challenged by a series of
unfortunate events-- from miscarriages, eviction from their apartment,
and the failure of their business. Lucinda and Gerard, on the other
hand, gave up everything, including their love and respect for one
another, just to weild the power and riches they now share.
(Vilma Santos) decides to help her cousin Teresa (Snooky Serna) and her
ex-boyfriend Renato (Gabby Concepcion) get up on their feet. However,
her intentions are not noble, Until now, she has not learned to love
anyone but Renato whom she left in order to pursue her personal
ambitions. Gerarld (Eric Quizon), on the other hand, falls for the
sweet and naive Teresa. Separately, Gerald and Lucinda abuse Renato's
and Teresa's vulnerabilities and find means of conducting extramarital
affairs with them. While Gerard's affair with Teresa is momentary,
Lucinda becomes obsessed with Renato and plots a scheming and vicious
plan to get him back.
Rento's love for Teresa is steadfast. Realizing this, Lucinda searches
for the kindness in her and does everything she can do to bring
Renato's life back. For a woman who would do anything just to get her
way, will she suceed this time?
Cast: Vilma Santos, Gabby Concepcion, Eric Quizon, Snooky Serna, Dennis Roldan
Directed by: Lino Brocka