Early this week, Dreamscape Entertainment released the steamy trailer of Tony Labrusca and Angel Aquino’s upcoming movie “Glorious” and it received a all kinds of reaction online.
Directed by Connie S. Macatuno, the film follows the love story of a woman in her 50s and a man in his 20s falling in love while struggling to fight social judgment.
As of writing, the trailer already recorded 9M views online. And since it was released, netizens have been talking about the trailer. The hashtag #GloriousOfficialTrailer, #Glorious, “Angel Aquino” and “Tony Labrusca” have been trending on Twitter.
With its unconventional story and outstanding performances of the actors, even celebrities praised Tony and Angel. On her Facebook account, Lea Salonga said that it’s the “sexiest movie trailer” that she has seen in a long time.
“But, beyond the love scenes its protagonists do allow it to begin a conversation about seeing older women and younger men on screen. Given how utterly beautiful both Angel Aquino and Tony Labrusca are, I am all for it, and wish for their movie Glorious to be a massive hit,” she posted.
On her Twitter account, Television host Gretchen Ho said that she loves “how Tony Labrusca is going on his own, unconventional path,” and described Angel Aquino as “ageless,” and “powerful.”
Love how Tony Labrusca is going on his own, unconventional path. Meanwhile, Angel Aquino is ageless. Powerful.
— Gretchen Ho (@gretchenho) November 4, 2018
Tony’s mother Angel Jones even said that “Glorious” is the fantasy film of every Titas in Manila while actor Marvin Agustin already sent his message of congratulations to the minds behind the movie.
Can we acknowledge that #GloriousMovie proves that loveteams don’t have to be young. Age isn’t an issue:
That chemistry is there when artist is talented.
And that this movie is every tita in a Manila’s fantasy 😂
— Angel Jones (@missangeljones) November 5, 2018
“Glorious” is set to stream on iWant soon, a new streaming service set to be launched by ABS-CBN this November.
Just saw #Glorious trailer. Now i know why everyone is talking about it. Excited and intrigued to watch the movie. Congrats Direk Connie and Dreamscape!
— IG: @MarvinAgustin (@marvin_agustin) November 4, 2018