Watch List – Drama
Category – Movie
Content – Within the Philippines, there is a drug war going on. This foreign film depicts one woman’s struggle to survive and provide for her three children. When the police raid the neighborhood and declare Maria and her husband drug pushers, they have an option to surrender. They both do and perform the necessary steps to becoming reformed; however, they are placed on a watch list. And when her husband is brutally murdered, Maria has no choice but to sacrifice her beliefs and join the police as a watch. But this union is nothing what she thought, and Maria is forced to complete tasks that take her to a dark place. While she thought she was doing something good for the protection of her children, she was actually doing quite the opposite. This movie is subtitled and requires close watch. You don’t want to miss any details of this very dramatic story of corruption. This scores a 8.5 out of 10.
Acting – The entire cast in this movie is remarkable. Alessandra de Rossi leads this film beautifully with her passion and intensity. Her performance in this film should be acknowledged – Here’s to hoping that Alessandra be nominated for this role. Score is 8.5 out of 10.
Duration – 1 hr 34 min. A lot happens in this film in just over an hour and a half. The drama plays out well, and the action that comes into play later makes this movie flow very well. This gets a 8 out of 10.
TOTAL INDEX for Watch List – 25 out of 30
Recommended Watch – A definite watch! This movie is intense and portrays a life of corruption within the Philippines that people should be aware of.