This Time is a 2016 Filipino romantic drama film directed by Nuel Crisostomo Naval, starring real-life couple, James Reid and Nadine Lustre. The film was loosely based on the Wattpad novel That One Summer by Aly Almario. This Time is Rated G by the MTRCB and Graded A by the Cinema Evaluation Board. It was released on May 4, 2016 by Viva Films and made ₱15 million pesos on its first opening day of showing.
This film is one of a number of the couple’s films that was loosely based on Wattpad stories.
Coby Martinez (James Reid) and Ava Buhay (Nadine Lustre) are childhood friends who only see each other every summer. Their friendship blossomed into a romance; however, they have yet to put a label on it. When Ava enters college she struggled with continuing her unclear relationship with Coby. She has met a new friend in Aldrin which made Coby reflect on the value of Ava in his life and their relationship
This Time Cast
James Reid, Nadine Lustre, Freddie Webb, Al Tantay, Candy Pangilinan, Yam Concepcion, Donnalyn Bartolome, Issa Pressman, and others