FAST FACTS: The big 4 of Philippine Cinema’s ‘Golden Era’
Before the likes of Viva Films, Regal Films, and Star Cinema dominated the Philippines box office, there existed the movie companies that started it all.
Here’s a quick look back at the “big 4”:
LVN was founded in 1938 by Narcisa de Leon, Carmen Villongco, and Eleuterio Navoa Jr. The initials “LVN” were taken from the founders’ family names.