Video: Pagpag Siyam Na Buhay Full TrailerThe full video trailer for "Pagpag: Siyam Na Buhay" was released by Star Cinema, officially starting its campaign for the Best Picture award at the 2013 Metro Manila Film Festival.
"Pagpag: Siyam Na Buhay" stars teen stars Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo. The film was inspired by the ancient Filipino belief that one should not go home directly after visiting a wake for fear that he/she may bring the evil spirits home with him/her.
The subtitle, "Siyam Na Buhay," represents the nine Filipino superstitious beliefs that are associated with deaths and funerals. These beliefs are practiced up to this day by most Filipinos. It is widely believed that if these practices are broken, it will bring death or bad luck to the person who broke it.
"Pagpag: Siyam Na Buhay" also stars Paulo Avelino, Shaina Magdayao, Clarence Delgado, Matet de Leon, Dominic Roque, Miles Ocampo, CJ Navato, Michelle Vito, Janus del Prado and Marvin Yap. It was directed by Frasco Mortiz.