Film list based on year "1954" - 60 entry


  • After the Curfew (1954)

     (9/10) (8)

    The first image we see in this film is a pair of Iskandar’s feet, trying to find a way to his fiancée’s home, on the very hour the curfew is enacted. Iskandar is a former freedom fi ghter who just returns from the war zones, only to be alienated by the societal changes in his beloved…

  • Malu-Malu Kutjing (1954)

    (title translation: Shy as a Cat) Sugesti feels jealous because Rochijat falls in love with her sister, Bardini, and he only considers her as a friend. To cope with her disappointment, Sugesti becomes a lead singer in a theater group led by Subroto. She stops singing when she marries the loan shark, Surachman, to pay for…

  • Adios (1954)

    Rinaldo owns a restaurant named Adios that is frequented by crooks. Carlos, Rinaldo's cousin, is the one behind these disturbances and finally, Carlos, is shot down by someone who holds a grudge against him.

  • Air Pasang (1954)

    (title translation: High Tide) Kamal picks Diana for the leading role in the film he is directing because she looks a lot like his late girlfriend. After they are married, they start facing communication issues. Sjamsudin steps in to stir up the situation. Diana's father is concerned about this problem and then Diana realizes that her…

  • Ajati (1954)

    Having no children to care for, Hartono and Ayati, adopt Mimi, the girl from next door, as their own daughter. But this happiness does not last long since Mimi has to move out with her family. Later, Ayati is pregnant, and her baby girl is named Harti. During the revolutionary war, Haryoto joins the army and…

  • Antara Dua Sorga (1954)

    (title translation: Between Two Heavens) Ismail is forced to divorce his wife when she is three months pregnant. Then his mother takes him from Palembang to Jakarta, where he is paired off with another girl. This marriage gives birth to Anwar. When he grows up, Anwar is sent to Palembang, and he pairs up with a…

  • Antara Raksasa (1954)

    (title translation: Between Giants)

  • Antara Tugas dan Tjinta (1954)

     (4/10) (1)

    (title translation: Between Duty and Love) Produced as a profile on the Military Police Corps, we see the romance between Wati and Karmawan. Subur, on the other hand, is treated by Wati as a casual friend. However, Wati's parents pair off their daughter to Subur. The conflict between personal interest and professional duty begins when Subur…

  • Bakar Tak Berapi (1954)

    (title translation: Burning Without Fire) Siman and Suwandi, his subordinate, are former freedom fighters. While Suwandi can adjust himself quickly to the new social environment, Siman is having great difficulty because of his shy nature. Things get more complicated when Martini, Siman’s ex-girlfriend marries Suwandi. Siman has to overcome the unfair situation that he is faced…

  • Bawang Merah Tersiksa (1954)

    (title translation: Red Onion in Distress) After she becomes queen, Bawang Putih asks her father to stay at the palace. Her stepmother and sister, Bawang Merah, also live with them although they used to abuse Bawang Putih before. Bawang Merah has not yet learnt her lessons. She conspires against Bawang Putih when the latter’s husband is…