Mang Kepweng Returns is a 2017 Filipino fantasy horror-comedy film starring Vhong Navarro. The film is directed by Giuseppe Bede Sampedro and is under the production of Cineko Productions in association with Viva Films. The movie is a remake of the 1979 film Mang Kepweng where the titular protagonist, a funny albularyo, was portrayed by comedian Chiquito.
The film was released in Philippine cinemas on January 4, 2017, exactly the same day as Vhong Navarro’s birthday.
Mang Kepweng Returns Movie Plot
Mang Kepweng Returns tells the story of the albularyo’s son and his adventures with the magical bandana. When Mang Kepweng died because of mysterious circumstances, he buried with him a secret aside from his son Zacharias, he had another son named Kiefer.
Kiefer is the heir to the magical bandana that possesses the power to heal any kind of illness. Because of this, Mang Kepweng’s old nemesis, Ingkong Kapiz came back to spread darkness and destroy Kiefer. With the help of his mother, Aling Milagros, and the magical powers of Princess Alisandra, Kiefer will use his newfound powers to save the world against evil as the new Mang Kepweng.
Mang Kepweng Returns Movie Cast
Vhong Navarro, James Blanco, Kim Domingo, Jaclyn Jose, Pen Medina, Valeen Montenegro, Jackie Rice