We arrange the Filipino movies by genre so you can easily browse the specific films you like to watch.  If you like to watch Tagalog movies of your favorite actor or actress, we also have that options for you.

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You can also select drama, romance, action, comedy, thriller, and other types of films by visiting any of the following links below.

Watch Pinoy Movies Based on Genre

* Action, Crime, Adventure – These Tagalog films include some of the finest action movies by Fernando Poe. Jr, Bong Revilla, Rudy Fernandez, Lito Lapid, and Robin Padilla among others.

* Historical Action Drama – These action drama movies are life stories of Filipinos such as heroes, politicians, hero cops, and controversial criminals. Among these films are Ka Hector, Balweg, Joe Pring Homicide Manila Police, Afuang Bounty Hunter, Boy Negro, Bonifacio Ang Unang Pangulo, Ping Lacson Super Cop, Lagalag The Eddie Fernandez Story, Markang Bungo The Bobby Ortega Story, Hagedorn, and The Epimaco Velasco Story: NBI. So if you love true-to-life movies, this category is best for you.

* Socio Political – These movies tackles serious problems in politics and in our society. Probably, the best example of such movies is Sister Stella L and Lino Brocka’s Orapronobis (Fight For Us), which was initially banned by then-President Corazon Aquino due to its subversive message.

* Massacre True Story – During the 90s, Tagalog massacre movies based on true story became a trend. Most of them were produced by Golden Lion Films and directed by Carlo J Caparas. This includes the controversial Visconde Massacre, Lipa ‘Arandia’ Massacre, and more. If you love watching such gruesome and tearjerker films, this category is definitely for you.

* Family Comedy – Laughter is the best medicine especially if the whole family is involved. This category includes comedy films by Comedy King Dolphy, Vic Sotto, and Ai-Ai de las Alas among others.

* Satire Parody Slapstick comedy – Back in the 80s and 90s, the likes of Comedy King Dolphy and Vic Sotto created parody movies of famous personalities, controversial issues, and even Hollywood movies. In addition, Andrew E and Rene Requiestas also did some blockbuster slapstick comedy films. So if you love such kind of comedy films, this category is for you.

* Comedy Drama – Incidentally, some Pinoy movies are mixture of comedy and drama, but are not love stories, not about family and has no action scenes. Instead, some of them may be about friendship and serious facts of life that we can laugh about. Among the best examples of films under this category are The Gifted, Beauty in a Bottle, That Thing Called Tadhana and Kita Kita.

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Madrasta, one of the best Pinoy drama films

* Family Drama – Back in 80’s and 90’s, family drama films are making big hits on Philippine box office. If you love emotional Tagalog movies, visit this category to watch Nora Aunor, Vilma Santos, Sharon Cuneta, Maricel Soriano, and other Philippine drama queens.

* Fantasy – Except for Darna movies, many Filipino fantasy films are underrated. So if you are looking for the best Pinoy movies that would blow-up your imagination, visit this category.

* Horror, Thriller – White Lady, Vampira, and the famous Shake, Rattle, and Roll film series are only some of scary Pinoy horror films. So you haven’t seen them yet, visit this category. Just make sure you don’t them alone at night.

* Comedy, Romance – Calling all fans of John Lloyd Cruz and Sarah Geronimo, JaDine, and even KathNiel – this category is for you.

* Drama, Romance – A romance film without drama is useless. Films like “One Last Try” by Dingdong Dantes, Angel Locsin, and Angelica Panganiban are included in this category.

* Action, Comedy – Who says Filipino action stars cannot do comedy films? And who says local comedians cannot do action movies? If you like the combination of action and comedy, visit this category to watch some FPJ comedy movies and others.

* Action, Romance – These films include those that actions stars and his leading lady share the same top billing such as Sharon Cuneta movies with FPJ, Rudy Fernandez and Bong Revilla. So if you love action movies with romance, visit this category.

* Cinemalaya Movies – Every year since 2005, 10 Pinoy indie films are selected as entries to the Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival, with a committee by veteran Filipino director and actress Laurice Guillen. To date, even major stars including Nora Aunor, Vilma Santos and Sharon Cuneta have already contributed their superb acting talent as support to Cinemalaya. If you love high-quality Pinoy indie films, this category is definitely for you.

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