Directed by: Wenn V. Deramas
Client: Star Cinema & Viva Films
Date: October 2011
The Unkabogable: Praybeyt Benjamin (English: Private Benjamin) is a 2011 Filipino action comedy film starring Vice Ganda, Derek Ramsay and Eddie Garcia It once held the title of the highest-grossing Filipino film of all time, Until it was surpassed by the 2012 Metro Manila Film Festival Entry, Sisterakas.
In this movie Vice Ganda plays the role of Benjamin Santos whose family has a long tradition of serving in the military. In fact, the movie’s stunning opening traces the roots of the Santos’ military service, from the days of Lapu-lapu and the Katipunan, up to the current times. Conflict ensues when Lolo Benjamin which was played by Eddie Garcia finds out that his grandson (Vice) cannot continue the tradition because he is gay. But when Lolo Benjamin is captured by terrorists, the grandson enters the military and musters all his masculine strength to save his dear grandfather, and the rest of the war-torn country as well.