NOTE: Updated with 720p HD copy (originally posted November 19, 2019).
The story comes from the classic novel by Francisco Baltazar (Ibong Adarna) about three brothers, Prinsipe Alfonso (Panchito), Prinsipe Albano (Babalu), and Prinsipe Adolfo (Dolphy). The task was to capture the magical Ibong Adarna to cure their father’s illness. The one who can bring home the bird will be the heir to the throne.
Director: Pablo Santiago
Writer: Tony Serrano (screenplay)
Stars: Dolphy, Rosanna Ortiz, Panchito, Babalu, Jose Garcia, Alfonso Adriano, Lito Calzado, Angie Crisol, Georgina Fairy, Pedro Faustino, Lydia Galvez, Goliath, Rudy Meyer, Patria Plata, Er ‘Canton’ Salazar