Imortal Movie is a unique love story starring Star for All Seasons Vilma Santos and Christopher de Leon, where they proved that no matter what happens, fate will find people who are truly in love with each other. Produced by Viva Films and directed by Eddie Garcia, this Vilma-Boyet de Leon movie earned 7 major awards nominations and won 4 of them, and elevated Eddie Garcia to the FAMAS Hall of Fame for Best Director award.
In this movie, Vilma and Christopher played several characters via three different generations – past, present, and future. At the start of the movie, they both have separate families. When their children grew up, they were also portrayed by Vilma and Christopher. Nicolas (Christopher) and Alexandra (Vilma) met and eventually fell in love with each other. But because their parents did not agree, they parted ways.
Nicolas became a doctor, while Alexandra became a nun. When Alexandra’s mother died, she returned to her hometown and met Nicolas again. But because she and her sisters were kidnapped by NPA rebels, they got separated again. Nicolas and Alexandra did not end up marrying each other. They had children (Vilma and Christopher again) with their respective spouses. This time, their children ended up marrying each other.
Below is the complete list of awards won by Imortal Movie:
1990 FAMAS Awards
* Best Director (Eddie Garcia)
* Best Story (Orlando Nadres)
1989 Metro Manila Film Festival
* Best Film
* Best Actress (Vilma Santos)
Imortal Movie Cast
Vilma Santos, Christopher de Leon, Cherie Gil, Jaclyn Jose, Liza Lorena, Ricky Davao, Gelli de Belen, Tommy Abuel, Richard Reynoso, Roi Vinzon, Naty Santiago, Raul Aragon, Augusto Victa, Lulu Arieta, Cris Daluz, Lora Luna, Tyrone Victa, and many more.