5 Filipino Family Movies You Can Stream Online

Now you can laugh/cry from the comfort of your own home!
PHOTO: (LEFT) Seven Sundays/Star Cinema, (RIGHT) Anak/Star Cineam

Don't you just love movies that revolve around Pinoy families and their dynamics? They make you laugh, cry, laugh-cry, the works! Although we all love going to the cinemas, there are just some movies that aren't available there anymore. Good thing there are a bunch of local films (old and new!) being added to streaming sites every day. Here are a few that we spotted:  

1. Seven Sundays (2018)

The stars: Aga Muhlach, Dingdong Dantes, Cristine Reyes, Enrique Gil, and Ronaldo Valdez

The sitch: Four estranged siblings go back to their family home to take care of their father, who's diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer and only has two months left to live. They are determined to revive their old tradition of spending time with the family every Sunday.   

Where you can watch it: Netflix, iWant 

2. Four Sisters And A Wedding (2013)

The stars: Toni Gonzaga, Angel Locsin, Bea Alonzo, Shaina Magdayao, Connie Reyes, and Enchong Dee

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The sitch: The Salazar sisters are determined to stop their only brother's wedding. As they come up with different schemes, old wounds from their childhood resurface. If you've never watched it before, you'll definitely want to tune in for that *iconic* confrontation scene! 

Where you can watch it: Netflix, HOOQ, iWant, Iflix  

3. Ang Tanging Ina (2003)

The stars: AiAi Delas Alas and Eugene Domingo

The sitch: A mother named Ina who is unlucky in love (all of her three husbands died!) in this hilarious comedy must make ends meet to support her 12 children. As she takes on all kinds of jobs, her children grow to resent her but Ina is determined to be the best mother possible.

Where you can watch it: Netflix, HOOQ, Iflix 

4. Anak (2000) 

The stars: Vilma Santos and Claudine Barretto

The sitch: Josie, Vilma's character, is an OFW who's striving to provide for her children in the Philippines. But while she's taking care of other people's children abroad, no one is looking after hers. She finally comes home after many years, but she struggles to reconnect with them.

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Where you can watch it: iWant 

5. Tanging Yaman (2000)

The stars: Gloria Romero, Johnny Delgado, Hilda Koronel, Dina Bonnevie, and Edu Manzano

The sitch: Tanging Yaman tells the story of three grown-up siblings who are settling a land dispute while their ailing mother succumbs to her illness. Fighting over land causes them to face past resentment and experience difficulties with their own families and children.

Where you can watch it: HOOQ, iWant, Iflix  

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