A Dangerous Life


2h 1988

Brief Synopsis

A three-part miniseries based on the Philippine uprising that resulted in the ousting of Ferdinand Marcos and brought President Corazan Aquino to power in 1986. The drama focuses on two American journalists caught up in the revolution.

Film Details

Also Known As
Dangerous Life, Four Day Revolution, The
Release Date
1988
Location
Sydney, Australia; Colombo, Sri Lanka; Manila, Philippines

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A three-part miniseries based on the Philippine uprising that resulted in the ousting of Ferdinand Marcos and brought President Corazan Aquino to power in 1986. The drama focuses on two American journalists caught up in the revolution.

Film Details

Also Known As
Dangerous Life, Four Day Revolution, The
Release Date
1988
Location
Sydney, Australia; Colombo, Sri Lanka; Manila, Philippines

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States November 27, 1988

Aired in United States November 28, 1988

Aired in United States November 29, 1988

Estimated budget: $13,000,000.

A temporary restraining order filed by former Philippine Minister of Defense Juan Ponce Enrile against McElroy & McElroy Productions on the grounds of invasion of privacy and mental anguish, halted production in Manila on 2/25/88. The order was struck down by the Supreme Court of the Republic of the Philippines. The shooting of the Philippine segment was completed at other locations.

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