Film list based on year "1951" - 40 entry


  • Embun (1951)

    (title translation: Dewdrops) After the revolutionary war, Leman is asked by Barjo to join him in collecting donations from businessmen. Some donate while others do not. But Leman gets into a fight with one particular man who refuses to donate and kills him. So Leman makes an escape to Jakarta and then after some time, returns…

  • Enam Djam di Djogdja (1951)

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    (title translation: Six Hours in Yogyakarta) The Indonesian Republic Armed Forces conducted a guerrilla war after Jogjakarta was occupied by the Dutch army on December 1948. On 1st March 1949, "Serangan Oemoem" (The General Assault) took place and Jogja is attacked and occupied for six hours to show the world that, contrary to Dutch propaganda, the…

  • Gadis Olahraga (1951)

    (title translation: Sports Girl) When Maria's father passes away, her mother gives up the young girl to the Sastranegara family for adoption. The family has a son named Anwar. Both Anwar and Maria get along with each other just like natural siblings. But this makes Sumiati, Anwar's fiancée, jealous. Sumiati then slanders Maria by accusing her…

  • Hampir Malam di Djogja (1951)

    (title translation: Almost Night in Yogyakarta)

  • Hidup Baru (1951)

    (title translation: New Life) During the revolutionary war, Mukahar marries the village girl, Marsih. After Indonesia gains independence, Mukahar and his wife move to the city, but continue to lead a modest life. This annoys Mukahar's father who forces him to marry a city girl, Suprapti. Marsih is told to return to the village, but Mukahar's…

  • Kenangan Masa (1951)

    (title translation: That Memorable Time) Maria is fostered to the Sastranegara family when her father dies. The family’s son, Anwar, accepts Maria like his own sister. After they become adults, the intimacy between Anwar and Maria causes jealousy in Sumiati, Anwar's fiancée. Mrs. Sastranegara wants Sumiati to be her daughter-in-law so much that Maria is accused…

  • Main-Main Djadi Sungguhan (1951)

    (title translation: The Game That Became Serious) Yusuf's attempt to approach Erna is barred by her father's restrictiveness, as Yusuf is still unemployed. Following Kosasih's advice, a fake marriage is held for Erna and another boy. But since no one else is willing to take part in the scheme, Kosasih agrees to marry Erna himself. In…

  • Marunda (1951)

    Jafar is in love with Malia, and snubs Zulaekha who has a crush on him. Kahar also falls in love with Malia, but the feeling is not mutual. Near the Declaration of Independence in 1945, Jafar marries Malia. Soon, Jafar joins the revolutionary war. He leaves Marunda village and goes to East Java. One day Kahar…

  • Mirah Delima (1951)

    Initially, Mirah leads a happy marriage with Darma after their daughter, Delima, is born. This good fortune sparks jealousy in Darma's sister, Aisa. So Aisa slanders Mirah, which leads Darma to throw her out of the house. With nothing but her daughter's support, Mirah perseveres, and her honesty and loyalty finally pay off.

  • Musim Bunga di Selabintana (1951)

    (title translation: Flower Season in Selabintana) Before marrying Dr. Kusuma, Suratni was courted by the lawyer, Natawijaya. When the doctor brings the whole family for a vacation in Selabintana, Natawijaya also shows up and often appears intimate with Suratni. A romantic triangular conflict arises. Kusuma tells his wife to go home and even gives her a…