Uncut “FIFTY SHADES FREED” Holds Midnight Screenings Feb 7 at 12:01 AM
05, 2018 – Fans of the Fifty Shades book and
film series are in for a special treat as Universal Pictures' Fifty
Shades Freed, the climactic chapter based on the worldwide
bestselling phenomenon, has been approved without cuts by the Movie &
Television Review & Classification Board (MTRCB).
MTRCB gave the film's original US version an R-18 Rating, which means
only persons aged 18-years old and above may be admitted.
Starring Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, Fifty Shades Freed will
also hold midnight screenings on Wednesday, Feb 7 at
12:01 AM in selected cinemas in Metro Manila and key regional
cities. Tickets will be at regular admission prices. Please refer to
the infographic below for participating cinemas.
Shades Freed brings to a shocking conclusion events set in
motion in 2015's Fifty Shades ofGrey and
2017’s Fifty Shades Darker which cumulatively
grossed almost $950 million globally.
they have left behind shadowy figures from their past, newlyweds
Christian (Dornan) and Ana (Johnson) fully embrace an inextricable
connection and shared life of luxury. But just as she steps into her
role as Mrs. Grey and he relaxes into an unfamiliar stability, new
threats could jeopardize their happy ending before it even begins.
Shades Freed is directed by Fifty Shades Darker’s
James Foley and once again produced by Michael De Luca, Dana Brunetti
and Marcus Viscidi, alongside E L James, the creator of the
culture-spanning blockbuster series. The screenplay is by Niall
Leonard, based on the novel by James.
the author-producer, completion of the entire trilogy provided
immeasurable amounts of satisfaction.
L James is her characteristic best when she says: “The reason I’m
doing this is for the fan base. These books came out of fandom, and I
absolutely understand what it is to be a fan and how sometimes things
don’t deliver. All I want to do is keep my fans happy. For me, the
strength of the story is that beauty steps up to face the beast and
she’s gentle, kind and compassionate, and she heals him. Love heals
all. I mean, it’s terribly corny in a way, but it seems to work in
this particular instance.”
Philippine cinemas February 7, Fifty Shades Freed is distributed
by United International Pictures through Columbia Pictures.