Despite success of Star Cinema’s YOU CHANGED MY LIFE last February, Transformer supremacy leads the race as it earned more than 300,000,000.00 million mark here in the Philippines’ Box office ranking. This led to end of the four-month YOU CHANGED MY LIFE record earning 230,000,000.00 million pesos. As transformer still showing in the country, publicist and critics are expecting this gross to become one of the historical box office in the country.
Star Cinema vowed to the success of Transformer’s success yet the claim for the Box Office King again will be crowned to John Lloyd Cruz. Another Bea Alonzo Movie to be shown this August are expected to create tension on the Top 12 spot in the list.
Here are the Top Yearly Box Office as of this weekend:
1 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen UIP $6,000,709 6/24
2 You Changed My Life Star Cin. $4,724,411 2/25
3 Angels & Demons Sony $2,532,881 5/13
4 BFF (Best Friends Forever) Star Cin. $2,255,048 5/13
5 X-Men Origins: Wolverine WB $2,049,825 4/30
6 Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins Sony $1,977,183 5/27
7 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Fox $1,786,437 5/22
8 Tenement 2 Star Cin. $1,781,793 4/11
9 Underworld: Rise of the Lycans n/a $1,671,121 1/23
10 Fast and Furious UIP $1,664,302 4/2
11 Love Me Again n/a $1,418,466 1/15
12 When I Met U n/a $1,325,400 2/11
source box office mojo.
As of June 8, 2009, Angels and Demons ranked # 3 in the box office Title after its released last May 13, 2009. On the other hand, Star Cinema Best friends forever gross over 80 Million PHP (still Showing) beating other 70 films shown since the start of the year. X-Men Origins, despite its leak on raw unedited film, Ranked #2 in the Philippines’ Box Office Films with more than 90 million peso gross.
You Changed My Life Star Cin. $4,724,411 2/25
2 X-Men Origins: Wolverine WB $2,020,099 4/30
3 Angels & Demons Sony $1,873,200 5/13
4 Tenement 2 Star Cin. $1,781,793 4/11
5 BFF (Best Friends Forever) Star Cin. $1,743,058 5/13
Another Star Cinema Horror flick completed the top 5 box office films. Tenement 2 starring Ms. Maricel Soriano Ranked No. 4 in the list. 3 out of 5 films in the top are Filipino films and are produced by Star Cinema. As of this date, nothing still beats the Box office records for YOU Change My Life by earning more than 212 million ++ elevating the film to the all time box office hit in the Philippine Cinema.
The top list are expected to be moved at the last quarter of this year as more sequel and upcoming big movie will be released at the end of 3rd quarter. Twilight Saga “New Moon” is anticipated film that will replace the number 1 spot considering its phenomenon hit written by Stephenie Meyer.
Piolo Pascual and Angel Locsin’s Love Me Again by Star Cinema ranked no 8 in the list completing all StarCinema released to be included in the top 10 as of June 2009. It was then followed by “When I Met You” by GMA films.
The following are the complete list of the box office hits as of June 2009 ranked by Box Office MOJO.