7 Pinay Superhero Movies To Watch While Waiting For The 'Darna' Remake

Darna's not the only Pinay superhero out there!
PHOTO: (LEFT) Darna/Viva Films, (RIGHT) Darna At Ding/D'Wonder Films

Let's face it: Ang tagal ng Darna remake starring Jane De Leon. And we haven't seen a solo female superhero movie in the PH in so long!

Here, seven movies you can stream online while you're waiting for it: 

1. Darna At Ding (1980)

Vilma Santos plays Narda, while her younger brother (and sidekick) Ding is portrayed by then child star Nino Muhlach. When the siblings find a glowing stone that falls from the sky, it transforms Narda into a superhero named Darna. Together, they fight an "avenging German woman scientist who turns healthy people into zombies!"

Where you can watch it: HOOQ, iWant 

2. Darna (1991) 

In this remake, Narda (Nanette Medved) is a newspaper reporter who has to protect the Philippines as Darna when an archaeologist named Dominico (Edu Manzano) teams up with fashion designer Valentina (Pilar Pilapil) to spread evil. 

Where you can watch it: iWant

3. Darna, Ang Pagbabalik (1994)

This adaptation focuses on Darna (Anjanette Abayari) and her archenemy Valentina (Cherie Gil). Darna loses the magical stone, her source of power, while Valentina tries to take over the Philippines by spreading ~subliminal messages~ on religious TV shows.

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Where you can watch it: HOOQ, iWant, iflix

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4. Super-B (2002) 

This comedy tells the story of Bilma (Rufa Mae Quinto), an ordinary girl who receives a mysterious ring that gives her special powers! She has to fight the evil "Flower Pot Girls," who plan to influence young people to do *bad deeds*.

Where you can watch it: HOOQ 

5. Zsa Zsa Zaturnnah (2006) 

Brokenhearted beauty parlor owner Adrian (Rustom Padillagets hit by a piece of meteor. When swallowed, the rock has the power to transform him into a female superhero! Adrian, now Zsa Zsa Zaturnnah (Zsa Zsa Padilla), saves the world from man-hating "Amazonistas" who want to get rid of the male population. The movie is based on the comics by Carlo Vergara.

Where you can watch it: HOOQ 

6. Volta (2004) 

A simple dressmaker named Perla (AiAi Delas Alas) is struck by lightning—thrice! She becomes Volta, a superhero who protects the masses from evil.

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Where you can watch it: TFC

7. Super Inday And The Golden Bibe (2010)

This film is a remake of the 1988 movie starring Maricel SorianoA housemaid and named Inday(Marian Rivera) receives superpowers from Goldy (John Lapus), a fallen angel who can transform into a duck.

Where you can watch it: HOOQ 

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