young ladies from different social backgrounds and each for their own
various reasons, enlists in the fictional "Miss Manila Sunshine
first of which is Virginia P. (Heart Evangelista), a college student
who entered the contest in order to earn independence from her family.
is spoiled, rich socialite, Serafina F. (Lovi Poe), whose every whim is
attended to by her maid Nympha (Rufa Mae Quinto), learned of the
contest when fliers dropped from a helicopter interrupts her sunbathing
at the family pool and out of sheer vanity decided to sign up.
Pura K. (Solenn Heussaff), who saw the pageant's TV spot, is a social
climber who decided to join the contest out of her frustrations over her
current situation. Rounding up the group is Christina G. (Marian
Rivera) a con-artist who plans to rig the contest by using her and her
boyfriend's sexuality to influence the judges into voting for her. The
ladies later became the finalists for the competition.
will be observed for one whole month by the board of judges starting
with the yachting cruise. As fate would have it, a fire breaks out in
the yacht. The occupants jump overboard for safety. The four lovely
ladies end up in a desert island devoid of potable water, food, and
shelter. Five other people also share their misfortune as castaways.
Joshua (John Lapus) is the gay coordinator of the beauty contest.
Ricardo (Mikael Daez) is the current flame of Joshua. Stowaway Alfred
(Aljur Abrenica) is an ardent admirer of Virginia. Umberto (Tom
Rodriguez) is a hunky cruise ship waiter. Nympha (Rufa Mae Quinto) is
the loyal maid of Serafina. Their interactions with the finalists spell
out who will survive and who will not survive the horrendous ordeal. The
castaways get to throw away their petty quarrels, biases, material
riches, and even their panties.
Released: JULY 2011
Format: DVD Movie
Running Time: 155 MINS
Marian Rivera, Lovi Poe, Solenn Heussaff, Heart Evangelista, Ruffa Mae Quinto, John Lapus, Aljur Abrenica, Tom Rodriguez, Mikael Daez,
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 24 August, 2011.