The 41st Metro Manila Film Fest entries have already earned P640 million in the box-office as of January 1, 2016, but this was down by P80 million as compared to the previous year of same period.
In a Facebook post, the MMFF committee said that in no particular order, My Bebe Love, Beauty and the Bestie, Walang Forever, and Haunted Mansion remain the top 4 earners out of the 8 films.
The committee did not disclose the specific figures for each film.
Just like on December 25, My Bebe Love, Beauty and the Bestie and Haunted Mansion, continue to be the top three earners.
Last December 26, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) revealed that the combined box-office gross of the eight official mainstream entries already reached over P150 million.
On December 30, the committee announced gross earnings of P468 million for the first 4 days.
Completing this year’s official entries to the MMFF are the following (in no particular order): the romantic film All You Need is Pag-ibig, the action horror film Nilalang, the drama film Honor Thy Father and the comedy-psychological horror thriller film Buy Now, Die Later.
MMDA Chairman Emerson Carlos told Rappler that all 8 films earned a total of P271 million on the first two days of the festival. (READ: #MMFF2015: Box Office Earnings (Day 2))
The 41st Metro Manila Film Festival started on December 23 with the annual Parade of Stars. The awards night was held on December 27, with Walang Forever taking home the most awards.