One can’t help but be roused by the delightful bond between gay best friends Mark (played by Edgar Allan Guzman) and John (played by Joross Gamboa) who conspire to organize a fake death and funeral because the latter is stricken with cancer and wants to hear his friends eulogize him.
Funny-challenging situations ensue and these are more than enough to send the viewers laughing and crying alternately. No wonder “Deadma Walking” garnered seven nominations and one win at the 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival where it is an entry. “Deadma Walking” got nominated in the following categories: Best Director for Julius Alfonso, Best Actor for Joross Gamboa, Best Supporting Actress for Dimples Romana, Best Screenplay for the Palanca-winning script by Eric Cabahug, Best Musical Score, and Best Original Theme Song.
And… Edgar Allan Guzman won Best Supporting Actor.
Equally deserving of recognition are these funny responses that the audience shared in connection with the comedy picture: