'A Second Chance' earns P400M in 10 days

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Dec 06 2015 11:42 AM | Updated as of Dec 06 2015 11:46 AM

MANILA – The movie “A Second Chance” starring John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo has earned P400 million in just 10 days.

This was announced by Star Cinema on its social media accounts on Sunday.

According to ABS-CBN’s movie outfit, “A Second Chance” passed the P400-million mark on Saturday. It is still in over 200 cinemas nationwide, as well as in various cinemas worldwide.

 

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In a recent interview, Alonzo said she and Cruz are overwhelmed by the success of “A Second Chance,” which is a sequel to their well-loved 2007 movie “One More Chance.”

“Parang ang hirap maniwala agad. Nakakalula. But we are very very happy na tinanggap siya ng tao ng ganito,” she said.

The two also said they are open to a third installment of Popoy and Basha’s story?

“Sana meron. After nung magandang resulta ng 'A Second Chance,' after namin mapanood na maganda yung reviews, nagkaroon kami ng hope na puwedeng maraming puntahan ang storya ng installment ng One More Chance. Sana may third,” Alonzo said.

 

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Directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina, "A Second Chance" also stars Dimples Romana, James Blanco, Bea Saw, Janus del Prado, and Ahron Villena.

It already holds the record of being the highest grossing non-Metro Manila Film Festival Filipino movie on its opening day, when it earned P43.3 million on November 25, beating out the P32 million 2015 record of the romantic comedy "Crazy Beautiful You," top-billed by Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo.