Check out the full trailer of Pagpag: Siyam na Buhay starring Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla. The movie is an official entry to the 2013 Metro Manila Film Festival opening Christmas Day. Check out the official movie poster here.
Pagpag is inspired by the ancient Filipino tradition that is anchored on the superstitious belief that one should not go directly home after visiting a wake at the risk of bringing home evil spirits.
The film’s subtitle, Siyam Na Buhay represents 9 prevalent Filipino superstitious beliefs that are associated with deaths and funerals and are observed and practiced to this very day by most Filipinos. It is said and widely believed that once broken, sinister deaths representing each of the 9 beliefs shall await anyone who violates and disrespects these ancient practices.
Directed by Frasco Mortiz, Pagpag also stars Paulo Avelino, Shaina Magdayao and Clarence Delgado with the support of Matet De Leon, Dominic Roque, Miles Ocampo, CJ Navato, Michelle Vito, Janus Del Prado, and Marvin Yap. Watch the full trailer below.