Maria Labo, a story that originated from some part of Visayas is now an interesting debut horror film by Roi Vinzon under Viva Films.
Although, this is the third film directed by Roi, this is first time the actor-director will handle an epic horror movie.
In Ilonggo, 'labo' means 'to hack' or 'cutting'.The main character Maria Labo is played by Kate Brios, a loving wife and mother of children whose huge desire is to help her husband, Ermin (Jestoni Alarcon) to give their family a better life. She and her friend Emily (Sam Pinto) work overseas as a caregiver in Dubai.
Maria found herself soon close to her fellow OFW Nanay Leng, but she suffered a painful experience from her employers. She lost her sanity and sent back to the Philippines.
Due to her tragic faith, she turned out be a monster who feeds live animals, human innards and flesh.
Maria face was hacked by her husband, after Ermin learns that Maria killed all their children for food. It was cleared that her husband used bolo. However, Maria survived and escaped her death. There are some rumors that she was caught and put on prison but Maria is believed has the power to perform shapeshifting so she can morph into something to break away from her captivity.