Before it hits theaters, Martin Del Rosario's upcoming movie will release its uncensored version on January 18.
Born Beautiful, the sequel of the LGBTQ movie from Metro Manila Film Festival 2016’s Die Beautiful, is about to premiere in cinemas on January 23. The new film will be led by Martin Del Rosario who replaced Christian Bables in the role of Barbs.
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In an update posted on twitter by the director Perci Intalan, Born Beautiful received an R-18 rating with some scenes to be cut from MTRCB (Movie and Television Review and Classification Board). "BORN BEAUTIFUL is rated R-18 with cuts by the MTRCB," Perci said in a tweet on January 2.
Perci also announced that an uncensored version will be released before the movie hits the local cinemas. "But before we open in cinemas on Jan 23, we will show the UNCENSORED VERSION for ONE SCREENING ONLY at UP Cine Adarna on Jan 18, Friday 7pm! Who wants to watch? Keep checking the Die Beautiful FB page. Limited seats only," he added.
Born Beautiful's first teaser trailer got the attention of some netizens as the lead actor Martin Del Rosario was shown in intense kissing scenes with two actors, Akihiro Blanko and Kiko Matos.
Watch the trailer here: