Calvento Files: The Movie is a crime drama based on the investigative crime show in the Philippines via on ABS-CBN.
The movie is a two-episode story : the first episode is entitled Balintuwad, directed by Laurenti Dyogi; the second episode is entitled Inay, May Momo directed by Michael de Mesa.
The story is about deception, betrayal, and death and about the hard situations that lead to crimes, evil works and efforts to pursue justice.
Episode 1, Balintuwad, is the story of a fifteen-year-old epileptic girl who was gang-raped and drowned by her captors the night she sneaked out to watch her sister’s prom. Eventually, the perpetrators are revealed to be schoolteachers, the very people who are supposed to safeguard children’s welfare.
Episode 2, Inay, May Momo, tells the story of a young mother and her daughter who undergo a terrifying ordeal when the husband is hacked to death by the mother’s spurned lover. The widow presses charges against the killer, but the killer hounds both the woman and her traumatized daughter in an attempt to scare them to dropping the charges against him.