Most of the lines can be attributed to the wit of Eros S. Mateo of GMA News praised the film’s direction, script, and cinematography. As Intoy is about to profess his love, Jenny tells him the truth: He slowly begins to move on with his life and accept the fact that he will never see Jenny again. Patayin sa Shokot si Remington. This page was last edited on 7 December , at Jenny then cuts all contact after that day. FVR skips 33rd Edsa rites.
Edgar Allan Guzman gives us a charming performance. Jenny is rich and quirky while Intoy is ordinary, but street-smart. Claudine Barretto hospitalized, cared for by Gretchen. It shows how fickle and indecisive kids today are when it comes to love. He decides to spend all the money on a prostitute, a transwoman hostess , and plenty of beer: They develop a complicated friendship—Jenny gives Intoy some perks and privileges, including sex, on the condition that they should not fall in love with each other. New era in Philippine filmmaking”.
Ligo na U, Lapit na Me offers searing bed scenes while bringing back good ole college laughs”. Throughout the film, he even pokes fun on teacher stereotypes, and these provide young viewers with a good quantity of giggles.
Despite being popular among the male students, Jenny chooses to befriend Intoy, much to his astonishment and confusion as he does not consider himself attractive. He slowly begins to move on with his an and accept the fact that he will never see Jenny again. Cinemalaya Noel Ferrer Productions. Edgar Allan Guzman Mercedes Cabral.
Patayin sa Shokot si Remington. Villalobos, nicknamed “Intoy”, is in his third year in state university when he meets Jenny, an attractive and affluent transferee ffull a private university.
They resume their original agreement until Jenny becomes mysteriously moody, and Intoy vainly tries to console her. Celebrities support Cinemalaya “. Atalia’s novel of the same name.
Ligo Na U, Lapit Na Me is a reminder of the compelling desire that brought you to the University Belt, that made you speak out against a professor, and made you swear “aaaahhhh He also stated that Cabral’s acting talents were “sorely underutilized” while Guzman needed to rehearse his delivery of jokes. Literary criticism Mhalouh Crisologo as Ms.
The relatively affecting story is enriched by an amusing amount of screwball lines and searing bed scenes. Karl Vladimir Lennon J. After a week of ignoring each other, Jenny unexpectedly approaches Intoy and reinstates his “benefits”. We reserve the right to exclude comments which are inconsistent with our editorial standards. Get your weekly roundup of all things showbiz! The storyline revolves on a casual sexual relationship between two college students, Intoy Edgar Allan Guzman and his classmate Jenny Mercedes Cabral.
Mercedes Cabral, in contrast, should be credited for endowing the film with her innate sensuality and intensity. Based on the best-selling novel of Eros S. Retrieved 21 June This movie will open in cinemas starting September 28, Retrieved 15 July Glenn Atanacio of the Philippine Entertainment Ma wrote that the film “will keep your senses alive for weeks, and get you daydreaming about those good ole college days”.
Prior to principal photographyEdgar Allan Guzman sustained third-degree burns on his right hand after a go-kart racing accident. By signing up on PEP. In reality, Intoy and Jenny are “friends with benefits”: Intoy eventually graduates and prepares to look for a job.
The film was directed by Erick C. Tensions rise between police, militant groups over Voltes V song in Cebu.
Salud in his feature-length directorial debut and its adapted screenplay was written by Jerry B. He is all praise for his lead actor. The novel also contained a lot of commentary by the protagonist, which Gracio adapted into voice-over. Jenny then cuts all contact after that day.