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Internationally acclaimed film ‘Yellow Rose’ gets Philippine digital release

Filipino acting icons Lea Salonga, Princess Punzalan return to cinema for “Yellow Rose”

Star Cinema Admin
Star Cinema Admin

1/18/2021 in News
Internationally acclaimed film ‘Yellow Rose’ gets Philippine digital release

The musical drama “Yellow Rose” by Filipino-American filmmaker Diane Paragas is finally coming to the Philippines!

The internationally acclaimed film follows the journey of a Filipina teen named Rose from a small Texas town who will face difficulties just to pursue her dreams as a country music performer, while also having to choose between staying with her family or leaving the only home she has known.

Playing the lead role is Tony Award nominee Eva Noblezada, who has already won the hearts of movie critics worldwide calling her performance a “standout."

“Yellow Rose” also brings together two of Philippine cinema’s greatest, Princess Punzalan as Rose’s mom, Priscilla, and Broadway Diva Lea Salonga as Rose’s aunt, Gail.

The film premiered at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival in May 2019 and screened at several other film festivals across the globe. It opened in 9th place at the US box office and showed in over 900 theaters over its opening weekend.

It currently stands with an 86% approval rate on Rotten Tomatoes and a 71/100 score on Metacritic.

Also starring Dale Watson, Gustavo Gomez, Libby Villari, and Liam Booth, “Yellow Rose” is streaming this January 29 on the following platforms: KTX.ph, Iwant TFC, Cignal PPV, and Sky Cable PPV! Bagong sine, now na!


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