This novel of Lualhati Bautista always caught my eye whenever I find myself on a decent bookstore. Even very minor details were given much attention to make everything look and feel as part of the 70’s. The film had depth and was very meticulously created. Sign in to vote. It was also good that they didn’t include morbid parts from the book. Pinaghahanap siya ni Em, na isa pa rin sa mga anak ni Amanda. Naisip niyang marami pa silang dapat pag-usapan ni Julian. Notify me of new posts via email.

Although the production design was faithful, some modern elements like hairstyles and clothes restrain the total seventies feel. Samantala, nagpasya si Jason na huminto na sa pag-aaral. Impunity refers to the freedom from punishment for a certain crime. Owing to the fact that it was based on a novel, the plot of the film was very coherent. It is a melo-drama of a true Filipino family which can transcend even to the succeeding generations. Piolo Pascual, who deservingly won as best supporting actor played the son who was adamant on foregoing with his leftist idealism and his nationalist struggle, despite the risk of tragedies which may strike and affect his entire family.

A quintessential, though rather stereotypical, look at a Filipino family living in the s: And the fifth son is Benjamin. Audible Download Audio Books. These torture methods include water torture, battery, and electrocution. It just shows how they love their sons. Dekada ’70” is simply powerful.

It was able to bring us back reaosyon make us feel the film. Isang gabi, may tawag na tinanggap sina Amanda at Julian. Keep up the good work! I also felt that Piolo’s wife should have been more beautiful.

Emman a writer, just like Jules he did not like the government policy but instead of joining the communist he express his feeling in writing. Now for the downer parts. Nonetheless, the movie is rendered wonderfully plus the screenplay is quite informative.


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It was so obvious to see that the welga extras were a bunch of corny, bored, and “lack of motivation” actors, who did not really act as if they were working their way through the riot police.

Sinabi niya ito kay Julian ngunit nagwalang bahala lamang rekada. Maximum tolerance was practiced after martial law.

However, mivie lives have changed when the new president have declared the martial law. Merge this question into. When this was suspended during the s, it basically allowed people to be detained without insurance that he will have his day in court, thereby depriving him of the due process of the law. Dekada 70 was like cooking paella.

Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. It details how a middle-class family struggled with and faced the changes that empowered Filipinos to rise against the Marcos government.

One of the Filipino characteristics that was shown there is a Filipino that is a determined reaksyoon.

Suppression of Freedom of Speech and Freedom of Association The constitution guarantees the right to free speech and peaceful assembly. Rwaksyon, i felt that the actors are a bit deiada or rather over in their acting. Katuwang ni Amanda ang inhinyerong asawa na si Julian Sr. Samantala, nagpasya si Jason na huminto na sa pag-aaral. They did not stop loving and caring for each other. Over all the film was good. With the situation their family is facing, Amanda showed her courage by staying firm and strong for her family.


Remember me on this computer. This site uses cookies. Wika nga ng isang bilanggong pulitikal, “ang payapang pampang ay para lang sa mga pangahas na sasalungat sa alimpuyo ng mga alon sa panahon ng unos. This novel of Lualhati Bautista always caught my eye whenever I find myself on a decent bookstore. Pride is something innate in me. Dekada ’70 by Lualhati Bautista has to be one of my most favorite books. Thank you for this! Ngunit ang kanyang pagkakalaya ay hindi nagpabago ng kanyang simulain.


Unang naipakilala sa ‘kin ang Dekada ’70 noong Oktubre ni G. Natuklasan niyang may magagawa at maiaambag pa siya sa mundong ito. Considering the book is made to capture the sympathy of its readers, which it does, for women of the 70’s as well as the sufferings of the Filipinos during martial law I expected the movie to draw the same amount of passion if not even more especially since the best of Filipino cinema are reaksyoh.

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It really pays tribute to the Philippines’ Martial Law history. All their children did a good job acting. The story of Amanda Bartolome’s tale of rexksyon with her family, and mocie during the turbulent era of Martial Law in the Philippines really was as entertaining as it was eye-opening. Sinigawan niya si Julian na takang-taka sa inasal niya. While Danilo Barrios plays a memorable character who carries the sunshine among the family with his bubbly humor and amusing innocence.

Clever, Amanda and Julian think of strategies how to plan their lives.

The transition of scenes also left me a tad confused at times.