|Best Picture José Rizal||Most awards José Rizal (17)|
|Date December 25, 1998 (1998-12-25) to January 3, 1999 (1999-01-03)|
The 24th Metro Manila Film Festival was held in 1998.
It was a clean sweep for GMA Films' José Rizal in the 1998 Metro Manila Film Festival. The movie won all but one of the eighteen awards at stake, which is the Best Actress given to Alice Dixson for her portrayal in MAQ Films' Sambahin ang Ngalan Mo.
Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.