Cris Aquino and Claudine Barretto on the DVD cover.
|Directed by||Chito Rono|
|Starring|| Kris Aquino|
Glaiza de Castro
|Distributed by||Star Cinema|
|Release date(s)||July 28, 2006|
|Running time||100 min|
Subok (titled The Wedding Curse internationally) is a 2006 Star Cinema film starring Kris Aquino and Claudine Barretto. The movie was directed by Chito Rono who Kris worked with in the 2004 hit horror film Feng Shui. It was released on July 28, 2006 and went on to become the highest grossing Filipino film of the year, grossing more than 200 million pesos at the box office (said by Aquino on her talk show The Buzz).
The plot centers around the Philippine belief of wedding curses. In this movie, two long lost sisters- Sandy (Kris Aquino) and Diana (Claudine Barretto) are both confused because each of their family members begin to die and their bodies cannot be found. This happens after their weddings. They must reunite somehow to stop the curse but one of them must make a sacrifice. A detailed overview of the movie will follow.
- 2006 Box Office Entertainment Awards
- Box Office Queen - Kris Aquino & Claudine Barretto
- Most Promising Female Star - Maja Salvador
- Most Popular Screenwriters - Chito Roño & Chris Martinez