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Tuesday, September 1, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., REBECCA, MAX ALVARADO, JESS LAPID , DENCIO PADILLA, DANILO JURADO, JAY ILAGAN AND PAQUITO DIAZ PLUS A SURPRISE STAR IN "ANGKAN NG MATATAPANG" (1963)

“The one man Fernando Poe Jr. has always feared most to encounter! … and this is the showdown!” says the blurb in this 1963 movie, “Angkan ng Matatapang”… Who is this man, the surprise star of the movie?

The man is no other than Efren Reyes, who played Poe's father.


"Angkan ng Matatapang" (1963)
FPJ Productions, Inc.
Release Date October 21-30, 1963/ Dalisay
Music Tony Maiquez
Direction Armando A. Herrera
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Rebecca, Max Alvarado, Jess Lapid, Dencio Padilla, Danilo Jurado, Jay Ilagan, Mila Montanez, Victor Bravo, Manolo Robles, Avel Morado and Paquito Diaz/ Guest- Pablo Virtuoso/ Plus a Surprise Star


Paquito Salcedo (left) seeks the help of FPJ as Dencio Padilla looks on


FPJ confronts Arnold Mendoza


FPJ outdraws his rival


FPJ squares off with Jess Lapid


Monday, August 24, 2015

THE SIXTIES # 423: FERNANDO POE, JR., ROMEO VASQUEZ, JOSE ROMULO, TONY FERRER AND BOB SOLER AS THE "LIMANG KIDLAT" (1963)


"Limang Kidlat" (1963)
Tagalog Ilang-Ilang Productions
Release Date May 16, 1963/ Center
Serialized in Bulaklak Magazine
Music Tito Arevalo
Direction Armando A. Herrera
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Romeo Vasquez, Jose Romulo, Tony Ferrer and Bob Soler/ Co-starring Rebecca, Max Alvarado, Jess Lapid, Melinda Molina, Mila Montanez, Victor Bravo, Manolo Robles



Friday, August 14, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., JOSEPH ESTRADA, REBECCA, OSCAR KEESEE, JESS LAPID AND MAX ALVARADO IN "KUNG HINDI KA SUSUKO" (1963)


"Kung Hindi Ka Susuko" (1963)
Tagalog Ilang-Ilang Productions
Release Date September 25, 1963/ Center
Story and Direction Efren Reyes
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Joseph Estrada, Rebecca, Oscar Keesee, Jess Lapid, Victor Bravo, Manolo Robles, Johnny Long and Max Alvarado 




Friday, July 31, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., LIZA MORENO, EDDIE FERNANDEZ, PAQUITO DIAZ, VIC DIAZ AND MINA ARAGON IN MAGNONG MANDURUKOT" (1963): KOMIKS SERIAL AND MOVIE ADAPTATION


"Magnong Mandurukot" (1963)
People's Pictures, Inc.
Release Date September 21- 30, 1963/ Dalisay
Story Clodualdo del Mundo
Screenplay Augusto Buenaventura
Music Tito Arevalo
Direction Cirio H. Santiago and Armando Herrera
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Liza Moreno, Eddie Fernandez, Paquito Diaz, Vic Diaz and Mina Aragon/ Also Starring Elvira Reyes, Jose Garcia, Andres Centenera, Boy Francisco, Carpi Asturias, Johnny Long, Jay Ilagan, Cesar Leyson, Paquito Salcedo/ Guest star- Jose Romulo


Photo above via James de la Rosa (Baul ni Juan)



In 1963, Fernando Poe, Jr. starred, in one of his off-beat roles, as a pickpocket in "Magnong Mandurukot," a komiks novel by Clodualdo del Mundo. The komik serial, illustrated by Fred Carillo, appeared on the pages of Liwayway.



"Magnong Mandurukot"
Nobela ni Clodualdo del Mundo
Guhit ni Fred Carrillo
Inilathala sa Liwaway Magzine/ 1963


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Liwayway/ Hunyo 10, 1963


Monday, July 20, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., FE GALVEZ, MAX ALVARADO, MARTIN MARFIL, BERT OLIVAR AND JESS LAPID IN "TAHIMIK NGUNIT MAPANGANIB" (1963)


"Tahimik Ngunit Mapanganib" (1963)
RTG Productions
Release Date August 23, 1963/ Boulevard
Music Tony Maiquez
Producer Atty. Ruben T. Gozon
Direction Alex M. Sunga
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Max Alvarado, Martin Marfil, Bert Olivar, Manolo Robles, Ruben de Jesus and Jess Lapid/ Also Starring Rosario del Pilar, Nemia Velasco and Fe Galvez/ Featuring Pablo Virtuoso and Nello Nayo


 (l-r) Martin Marfil, Ruben de Jesus, Manolo Robles, Fernando Poe, Jr., Jess Lapid, Bert Olivar


(l-r) Nemia Velasco, Rosario del Pilar, Fe Galvez


Rosario del Pilar and Pablo Virtuoso


Fernando Poe, Jr. and Fe Galvez


FPJ reprimands his men to stop their petty quarrels


The DVD release of the movie

Friday, July 10, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., JOSEPH ESTRADA, MAGGIE DE LA RIVA, PAQUITO DIAZ, VIC DIAZ, ARABELLA HARMON IN "LOS PALIKEROS" (1963)


"Los Palikeros" (1963)
FPJ Productions
Release Date July 23, 1963/ Center and Dalisay
Music Tony Maiquez
Direction Cirio H. Santiago and Armando A. Herrera
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Joseph Estrada, Maggie de la Riva, Paquito Diaz, Vic Diaz, Arabella Harmon




Fernando Poe, Jr. and Joseph Estrada


Fernando Poe, Jr. and Maggie de la Riva


Fernando Poe, Jr. and Vic Diaz


Fernando Poe, Jr. and Paquito Diaz

Friday, June 26, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., JOSEPH ESTRADA, REBECCA, MELINDA MOLINA, MAX ALVARADO AND PAQUITO DIAZ IN "ITO ANG MAYNILA" (1963)


"Ito ang Maynila" (1963)
FPJ Productions
First Anniversary Offering
Released thru Tagalog Ilang-ILang Productions
Release Date April 30, 1963/ Boulevard
A DZXL Radio Serial
Story Tina Loy
Direction Efren Reyes
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Joseph Estrada, Rebecca, Melinda Molina, Max Alvarado, Vicente Liwanag, Dencio Padilla, Danilo Jurado, Jay Ilagan and Paquito Diaz/ Guest star- Jess Lapid




Thursday, June 18, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., CECILIA LOPEZ, MAX ALVARADO, JESS LAPID, DENCIO PADILLA, MILA MONTANEZ in "FANDONG ASINTADO" (1963)


"Fandong Asintado" (1963)
Tagalog Ilang-Ilang Productions, Inc.
Release Date April 19- 29, 1963/ Center
Story and Direction Alex M. Sunga
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Cecilia Lopez, Max Alvarado, Jess Lapid, Dencio Padilla, Mila Montanez, Victor Bravo, Manolo Robles


Friday, June 12, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., CESAR RAMIREZ, AURA AUREA, CAROL VARGA, OSCAR KEESEE, RUBEN RUSTIA, QUIEL SEGOVIA, PAQUITO DIAZ, VIC DIAZ AND EDDIE FERNANDEZ IN "SA PAGITAN NG DALAWANG MATA" (1963)


"Sa Pagitan ng Dalawang Mata" (1963)
People's Pictures, Inc.
Release Date March 5- 14, 1963/ Dalisay
Story and Screenplay Augusto Buenaventura
Music Tito Arevalo
Direction Cirio H. Santiago
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Cesar Ramirez, Aura Aurea, Carol Varga, Oscar Keesee, Ruben Rustia, Quiel Segovia, Paquito Diaz, Vic Diaz and Eddie Fernandez/ Co-starring Bruno Punzalan, Tommy Romulo, Poleng Mendoza, Cesar Leyson, Ben Sanchez




Wednesday, June 3, 2015

FERNANDO POE, JR., BERTING LABRA, YOLANDA GUEVARRA, REBECCA, PAQUITO DIAZ, JESS LAPID, DENCIO PADILLA IN "CALLEJON 11" (1963)


"Callejon 11" (1963)
FPJ Productions
Released thru Tagalog Ilang-Ilang Productions
Release Date February 26- March 7, 1963/ Boulevard
Music Tony Maiquez
Direction Armando A. Herrera
Cast Fernando Poe, Jr., Berting Labra, Yolanda Guevarra, Rebecca, Paquito Diaz, Jess Lapid, Dencio Padilla/ Co-starring Mary Walter, Nello Nayo, Jose Garcia, Mila Montanez, Jay Ilagan, Manolo Robles, Victor Bravo, Paquito Salcedo, Avel Morado