Hello, Love, Goodbye Movie (2019) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review

Hello, Love, Goodbye

July 31, 2019
1hr 57min
Status: released

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  • The film is starred by Kathryn Bernardo and Alden Richards. Both are affiliated with the two major rival networks in the Philippines: Bernardo with ABS-CBN and Richards with GMA Network. The two also belongs to two different “love teams”: Bernardo with Daniel Padilla in Kathniel and Richards with Maine Mendoza in AlDub. Together, they play the role of two Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong who became romantically involved with each other. Director Cathy Garcia-Molina said that the two main cast members were not subjected to “baby or special treatment” for the film project.
  • Filming for Hello, Love, Goodbye in Hong Kong has begun by April 2019, amidst the early period of the 2019–20 Hong Kong protests, and was completed after a month.
  • Principal photography for the film ended by May 19, 2019, in Sucat, Parañaque.
  • Post-production work for Hello, Love, Goodbye was done in Bangkok, Thailand, with ABS-CBN Film Productions collaborating with Thai production firm Kantana Group. It was the first collaboration between the two firms.
  • Hello, Love, Goodbye is currently the highest-grossing Filipino film of all time after earning over ₱880.6 million worldwide gross revenue on September 3, 2019, replacing the film The Hows of Us which was also directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina.
  • The film on its opening day earned a total of ₱34.4 million from over 350 cinemas in the Philippines. After 17 days in cinemas, the film has grossed ₱603 million domestically.
  • It won several accolades, including Box Office Entertainment and PMPC Star awards.
  • A novel adaptation written of Hello, Love, Goodbye, authored by Palanca awardee Charmaine Lasar and published under ABS-CBN Books, was released on August 26, 2019. The novel also include additional narration on the backstory of Joy, about her life in the Philippines prior to moving to Hong Kong and an epilogue which was not depicted in the film. Behind-the-scenes information and on-set photos are also included in the novel.
  • On August 1, 2019, during the opening week of the film, lead actor Alden Richards and director Cathy Garcia-Molina expressed openness on working on a sequel for the film despite the latter’s confirming plans to retire from directing to focus on her family. On August 26, 2019, lead actress Kathryn Bernardo has also expressed similar sentiments on doing a sequel for the film.
  • Hello, Love, Goodbye premiered in the Philippines on July 31, 2019, in 465 cinemas, a record. The international screenings started on August 1, 2019, and the film was released on August 9, 2019, in the United States and August 8, 2019, in the Middle East.
  • The film also made history in Saudi Arabia as the first Filipino film ever to be screened in the cinemas of Jeddah.