sa ngalan ng amaVerdict: Do Something Else

Pinoy Rebyu Score: 1.75 (2 ratings)

Genre: Action, Drama

Director: Jon Villarin

Cast: Robin Padilla, Daniel Padilla, Mariel Rodriguez, Kylie Padilla, RJ Padilla, Bela Padilla, Matt Padilla

Synopsis: In 1986, Ongkoy (Robin Padilla) is living a peaceful life in Zamboanga del Norte with his family. But he’s drawn back to Ozamiz by an old friend, who asked him to intercede in the growing conflict between the military and the NPA rebels that have taken root in the region. Over the next few years, Ongkoy and his family wage war against various armed interests, putting their lives at risk in the name of peace and protecting the masses. (Click the City)

MTRCB rating: R-13

Running time: 95 mins.

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Reviews:

2.0         Philbert Dy (Click the City)

“It just rambles from one scene of violence to the next, blindly making the case for the heroism of these characters. The result is actually laughable at times, the movie overselling every bit of sentiment, turning them into objects of ridicule.” (Read full review)

1.5         Cathy Peña (Make Me Blush)

“If there’s one thing that Sa Ngalan ng Ama, Ina at Mga Anak succeeded in doing, it’s the stentorian reminder of why Pinoy action films died a natural death long time ago. May it rest in peace.” (Read full review)