Cain & Abel

(1982)

Overview

In this modern-day version of the biblical legend on Cain and Abel, strong-willed matriarch Señora Pina favors her younger son Ellis over the older Loren whom she blames for the death of her husband. Ellis grows up cowardly and spoiled while Loren becomes a responsible family man despite his increasing resentment towards his mother. What began as a sibling rivalry develops into a deep feud that would later escalate into a large-scale war - with all the mayhem and bloodshed.

  1. Ricardo Lee

    Screenplay, Story, Writer

  2. Lino Brocka

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Phillip Salvador

    Phillip Salvador

    Lorenzo

  2. Christopher de Leon

    Christopher de Leon

    Ellis

  3. Carmi Martin

    Carmi Martin

    Cita

  4. Cecille Castillo

    Rina

  5. Baby Delgado

    Baby Delgado

    Becky

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Cain & Abel

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Facts

Original Title Cain at Abel

Status Released

Release Information

  • October 7, 1982
    R-18
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Restricted-18. Only viewers who are 18 years old and above can be admitted.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget -

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