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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

FERNANDO POE, JR., BARBARA PEREZ, JOSE ROMULO, CARLOS PADILLA, JR., REBECCA, IMELDA ILANAN AND PAQUITO DIAZ IN "ASEDILLO" (1971)

FPJ received his second Famas Best Actor in 1971, for "Asedillo," a true-to-life story of Teodoro Asedillo, an idealistic schoolteacher who rose and rebelled against the American colonial government.


"Asedillo" (1971)
FPJ Productions
Release Date September 3, 1971
Cinematography Sergio Lobo
Music Restie Umali
Screenplay and Direction Celso Ad. Castillo
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Barbara Perez, Jose Romulo, Carlos Padilla, Jr., Rebecca, Imelda Ilanan and Paquito Diaz/ Also Starring Lito Anzures, Ruel Vernal, Roberto Talabis, Mario Escudero, Ding Salvador, Robert Talby, Resty Sandel, Jose Villafranca


(photo- courtesy of Esquire Magazine)



As a public school teacher





FPJ and Paquito Diaz in a fight scene






The lifeless body of Asedillo displayed at the town plaza


FPJ with then child star, Dennis Padilla

---On the set---
( photos, courtesy of FPJ Productions)


FPJ with cast and crew, Imelda Ilanan (to his right) and Roberto Talabis (to his left)



FPJ doing some still shots for possible camera angle


FPJ with Direk Celso Ad. Castillo (in white)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

FERNANDO POE, JR., JOSEPH ESTRADA, PILAR PILAPIL, ROSANNA ORTIZ IN "DIGMAAN NG MGA ANGKAN" (1971)


"Digmaan ng mga Angkan" (1971)
FPJ Productions
9th Anniversary Presentation
Release Date June 6, 1971
Music Restie Umali
Direction Pablo Santiago
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Joseph Estrada, Pilar Pilapil, Rosanna Ortiz/ Also Starring Leopoldo Salcedo, Jose Padilla, Jr., Paquito Diaz, Victor Bravo













Wednesday, October 4, 2017

ANDY POE, PAQUITO DIAZ, ROBERT JAWORSKI IN "BUGOY" (1971)

Fernando Poe, Jr., using the moniker, D'lanor (Ronald spelled backward, FPJ's real name) directed this action-comedy, Bugoy.


"Bugoy" (1971)
FPJ Productions
Release Date March 28, 1971/ Globe, Opera
Music Restie Umali
Direction D'Lanor
Cast Andy Poe, Paquito Diaz, Robert Jaworski/ Also Starring Rebecca, Lito Anzures, Victor Bravo, Nello Nayo, Vic Varrion, Ding Salvador, Mario Escudero, Nonoy de Guzman, Belo Borja, Robert Talby/ Featuring Romy Diaz, Zernan Manahan

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

FERNANDO POE, JR., PILAR PILAPIL, PABLO VIRTUOSO, DENCIO PADILLA AND CHICHAY IN "DAMPOT, PUKOL, SALO" (1970)


"Dampot, Pukol, Salo" (1970)
FPJ Productions
Release Date December 27, 1970/ Globe, Ace
Story and Screenplay Ading Fernando
Music D'Amarillo
Direction Pablo Santiago
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Pilar Pilapil, Pablo Virtuoso, Dencio Padilla and Chichay/ Also Starring Lito Anzures, Victor Bravo, Angelo Ventura, Dely Villanueva, Rudy Meyer, Rosa Santos




(l-r) Fernando Poe, Jr., Dencio Padilla, Pablo Virtuso





Wednesday, August 2, 2017

FERNANDO POE, JR., BOOTS ANSON-ROA, HILDA KORONEL AND DANTE RIVERO, WITH JAY ILAGAN, CARIDAD SANCHEZ, MARY WALTER, RUBEN RUSTA IN LINO BROCKA'S "SANTIAGO!" (1970)

A guerrilla (Fernando Poe, Jr.) inadvertently bombs a schoolhouse in which the Japanese garrisoned over a hundred civilians. He becomes conscience-stricken when he finds out and defects from the army. He languishes in a neighboring town and is branded a coward. (Source: Lino Brocka: The Artist and his Times)


"Santiago!" (1970)
Lea Productions
Release Date November 13, 1970/ Life
Cinematography Conrado Baltazar
Music Doming Valdez
Screenplay and Direction Lino Brocka
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Boots Anson-Roa, Hilda Koronel and Dante Rivero/ Also Starring Jay Ilagan, Caridad Sanchez, Mildred Ortega, Mary Walter, Ruben Rustia, Joonee Gamboa, Angie Ferro, Lorli Villanueva and the SOS Daredevils/ Featuring Mario O'Hara and Mildred Ortega (in a cameo role)
















Tuesday, July 25, 2017

FERNANDO POE, JR. AND SUSAN ROCES, WITH NELLO NAYO, NORMA BLANCAFLOR, MARY WALTER, VIC VARRION, LOURDES YUMOL AND RUBEN RUSTIA IN MARS RAVELO'S "DIVINA GRACIA" (1970)


"Divina Gracia" (1970)
FPJ Productions
Release Date May 30, 1970/ Odeon, Globe, Times, Grand
Story Mars Ravelo
Music Restie Umali
Direction Armando de Guzman
Cast Fernando Poe Jr., Susan Roces/ Also Starring Nello Nayo, Norma Blancaflor, Mary Walter, Vic varrion, Lourdes Yumol and Ruben Rustia/ Introducing Salvador Jose and Lorna Tolentino/ And the roles of Helen and Mario (Rosemarie and Ricky Belmonte)  to be portrayed by two top stars through special arrangements with Sampaguita Pictures

Friday, July 14, 2017

FERNANDO POE, JR., LIZA LORENA, VAN DE LEON, VICTOR BRAVO, PABLO VIRTUOSO, DENCIO PADILLA IN "TIERRA...SANGRE..." (1970)


"Tierra...Sangre..." (1970)
FPJ Productions
Release Date April 12, 1970/ Globe and Grand
Music Restie Umali
Direction Pablo Santiago
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Liza Lorena, Van de Leon, Victor Bravo, Pablo Virtuoso, Dencio Padilla, Nello Nayo, Manolo Robles, Rocco Montalban, Romy Diaz, Joe Cunanan/ Featuring Zernan Manahan/ Special Performance- Lourdes Medel, Ben Rubio