John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo‘s "The Mistress" from Star Cinema is the highest-grossing local movie for 2012 with a record of P262.82 million. The romantic drama is also the 3rd highest-grossing Filipino film of all time.
The Top 12 HIGHEST-GROSSING PINOY MOVIES FOR 2012 (As of December 24, 2012)
1. The Mistress – P262.82-M (Star Cinema)
2. This Guy's In Love with U, Mare! – P249.1-M (Star Cinema/Viva Films)
3. UnOfficially Yours – P157.25-M (Star Cinema)
4. Kimmy Dora and the Temple of Kiyeme – P133.33-M (Spring Films/Star Cinema)