Star Cinema’s pre-Valentine comedy flick My Cactus Heart starring Matteo Guidicelli, Xian Lim and Maja Salvador opened at no. 3 in the local box-office race for the opening period January 25 to 29.
The romcom tells the story of Sandy(Maja) , a hopeless romantic who has dumped many boyfriends and also rejected a number of suitors. Her life changes when she meets Bene (Xian), a handsome heartthrob, at work. However, her friend Carlo (Matteo) will do everything to have her reciprocate his affection.
Meanwhile, topping Philippine box-office for the second week in a row is the Hollywood action horror movie “Underworld Awakening” which now has a total gross of P77.8 million.
Highest debuting film for the said period is “The Darkest Hour” which raked in a 5-day gross of P20.22 million placing the scifi/disaster flick at no. 2.