Kahit Konting Pagtingin

Kahit Konting Pagtingin (lit. 'Even a Little Glance') is a 1990 romantic action film directed by Pablo Santiago and starring Fernando Poe Jr. and Sharon Cuneta. It also stars Ricky Davao, Bing Loyzaga, Paquito Diaz, Dencio Padilla, Subas Herrero, Lucita Soriano, Bert Olivar, and Romeo Rivera. The plot revolves around Georgia, a spoiled heiress, and her humble bodyguard Delfin.[2] Produced by Viva Films, the film was released on February 14, 1990. A sequel, Minsan Pa: Kahit Konting Pagtingin Part 2, was released in 1995.

Kahit Konting Pagtingin
Directed byPablo Santiago
Produced byWilliam Leary
Screenplay by
  • Amado Lacuesta Jr.
  • Jose Bartolome
Story by
  • Amado Lacuesta Jr.
  • Fred Navarro
Starring
Music byJimmy Fabregas
CinematographyVer Reyes
Edited byAugusto Salvador
Production
company
Release date
  • February 14, 1990 (1990-02-14)
Running time
120 minutes[1]
CountryPhilippines
LanguageFilipino

CastEdit

  • Fernando Poe Jr. as Delfin Maniego
  • Sharon Cuneta as Georgia
  • Ricky Davao as Charlie, Georgia's suitor[2]
  • Bing Loyzaga as Cynthia, Georgia's secretary and friend[2]
  • Paquito Diaz as Donato
  • Dencio Padilla as Basilio
  • Subas Herrero as Dionisio
  • Lucita Soriano as Teresa
  • Bert Olivar as Damian
  • Romeo Rivera as Mr. Torres
  • Naty Santiago as Nana Juling
  • Manjo del Mundo as Cesar
  • Ernie Zarate
  • Vangie Labalan
  • Rene Tupaz
  • Usman Hasmin
  • Ronnie Olivar
  • George Sura
  • Buddy Dator
  • Telly Babasa
  • Bebeng Amora
  • Bert Garon
  • Efren Belardo
  • Renato Tanchingco
  • Van de Leon Jr.
  • Boy Sta. Maria
  • Boy Bernal
  • Boy Gomez
  • Gonzalo Salvador

ProductionEdit

FilmingEdit

During filming, Fernando Poe Jr. regularly brought Sharon Cuneta food on set.[3] Though Kahit Konting Pagtingin is a love story, no kissing scene was shot between Poe and Cuneta.[3]

ReleaseEdit

Before release, Kahit Konting Pagtingin was already expected to become an enormous success at the box office with its pairing of two highly popular stars in Philippine show business.[4][5][2] It was released on February 14, 1990 in 80 theaters within Metro Manila,[4] a record number at the time.[5]

Home mediaEdit

Kahit Konting Pagtingin was released on DVD by Viva Video in 2002.[6] Later, it was paired with its sequel Minsan Pa for Viva Video's "Da King" collector's edition DVD release.[7]

SequelEdit

A sequel, Minsan Pa: Kahit Konting Pagtingin Part 2, was released in 1995.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kahit Konting Pagtingin". iWantTFC. ABS-CBN Corporation. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  2. ^ a b c d Libo-on, Eddie (February 11, 1990). "Vi's biography". Manila Standard. Kagitingan Publications, Inc. p. 12. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  3. ^ a b Libo-on, Eddie (February 4, 1990). "Ai Ai -- quitting showbiz". Manila Standard. Kagitingan Publications, Inc. p. 13. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  4. ^ a b Miralles, Nitz (February 8, 1990). "Sharon turns lyricist". Manila Standard. Kagitingan Publications, Inc. p. 17. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  5. ^ a b Adobas, Dennis (February 9, 1990). "A mega movie". Manila Standard. Kagitingan Publications, Inc. p. 12. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  6. ^ "Kahit konting pagtingin". WorldCat. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  7. ^ "Kahit Konting Pagtingin & Minsan Pa - Fernando Poe Jr. & Sharon Cuneta - Philippine 2in1 Movie DVD". Amazon.com. Amazon.com, Inc. Retrieved November 30, 2020.
  8. ^ Deza, Alfonso B. (2006). Mythopoeic Poe: Understanding the Masa as Audience Through the Films of Fernando Poe, Jr. Great Books Pub. p. 245. ISBN 971-0391-18-6. Retrieved November 30, 2020.

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