Tanging Yaman

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  • TV-PG
  • 2000
  • 1 hr 52 min
  • 7.6  (164)

Tanging Yaman (2000) is a Filipino drama film directed by Laurice Guillen. It features an all-star cast, including Gloria Romero, Hilda Koronel, Dina Bonnevie, Johnny Delgado, Edu Manzano, Joel Torre, and Marvin Agustin. The story revolves around a wealthy matriarch named Lola Gets (Gloria Romero) who is on her deathbed. Her three children visit her: Danny (Johnny Delgado), a priest struggling with his faith; Grace (Hilda Koronel), a successful businesswoman with a strained relationship with her mother; and Mary (Dina Bonnevie), a traditional housewife dealing with her own family problems.

Lola Gets requests her grandchildren to perform for her on Christmas Eve, and the children initially refuse, but later agree to grant their grandmother's request. The children, under the guidance of their uncle, provide Lola Gets with a memorable performance that brings her joy and solace in her final moments.

As the family copes with the aftermath of Lola Gets' death, they also face their personal demons and confront their own shortcomings. The family members are challenged to reconcile their differences and rediscover the meaning of love, faith, and forgiveness.

Tanging Yaman’s strengths are in its well-developed script with compelling characters and themes that deal with personal struggles, family conflicts, faith, and redemption. The movie expertly delves into the complexities of family dynamics and human relationships.

The performances are remarkable. Gloria Romero delivers a towering performance as Lola Gets, showcasing her range as an actress with her portrayal of a woman with a strong personality deeply rooted in faith and tradition. The chemistry among the cast members is palpable, particularly in the scenes where the whole family is gathered together.

The movie's cinematography and score are also noteworthy. The film's setting is a picturesque countryside, which adds to the film's charm and warmth. The score beautifully complements the story, bringing out the emotions of the scenes without overpowering the dialogue.

Overall, Tanging Yaman is a heartwarming film that speaks to the virtues of love, faith, and forgiveness that showcases the power of family, friendship, and the human spirit. It is a must-watch for anyone who loves family dramas with relatable characters facing tangible issues, and who is looking for a feel-good movie with depth and meaning.

Tanging Yaman is a 2000 kids & family movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 52 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6.

Tanging Yaman
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    1 hr 52 min
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    7.6  (164)