The Adventures of Pureza: Queen of the Riles
The Adventures of Pureza: Queen of the Riles is a 2011 Filipino comedy film directed by Soxie H. Topacio and starring Melai Cantiveros as Pureza. The film was produced by Sine Screen and Star Cinema. The film a had limited release on July 13, 2011.
|The Adventures of Pureza|
Theatrical film poster
|Directed by||Soxie H. Topacio|
|Screenplay by||Gina Marissa Tagasa|
|Story by||Enrico C. Santos|
|Music by||Vince de Jesus|
|Edited by||Beng Bandong|
|Distributed by||Star Cinema|
A poor girl, by the name of Pura who lives near the rails of the train experiences fun, adventure, and romance, in the greatest adventure of her life. Together with her friend, Ruben, they try to find a model, by the name of Daniella Fabella Dela Bamba. If they did not succeed, they will be killed by the evil Mother Baby/Mother Greedy, and the Tsinelas gang. In search, Pura meets a boy by the name of Gerald, and falls in love with him. However, Gerald does not return her feelings, because he is in love with Daniella who is pregnant. Pura finds her mother, Purisima, who currently is a nun in a cathedral. Her mother helps her escape Mother Baby's guards. Sooner, Pura also learns that her best friend, Ruben, is in love with her, and falls in love with him in the process. When Mother Baby is defeated, she and Ruben get married, in the Train Station.
- Melai Cantiveros as Pura Buraot/Pureza Mayriles/Sor. Eyes
- Jason Francisco as Ruben Padilla/Sor. Throat
- Joem Bascon as Gerald Tanderson
- Martin del Rosario as Ulam Buraot/ Ulysses Buraot
- Bianca Manalo as Daniella Fabella de la Bamba
- Gina Pareno as Mother Baby/Mother Greedy
- Nico Antonio as Hipon
- Bella Flores as Sr.Pepa Papparazzi
- Bentong (comedian) as mother baby's guard
- Gerard Acao as mother baby's guard
- Pokwang as Sr.Purisima
- Bekimon as Zeppy
- Philippine Box-office: July 13-17, 2011 retrieved on July 27, 2011
- Mata, Paul (2011-02-11). "Soxie Topacio directs first Melason movie titled Pureza" (in Tagalog). The Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 2011-03-08.
- Melai Cantiveros and Jason Francisco on the set of Pureza
- Almo, Nerisa (2011-07-05). "Melason movie competes with the last installment of Harry Potter at the box-office" (in Tagalog). The Philippine Entertainment Portal. Retrieved 2011-07-05.