Film list based on year "1972" - 51 entry


  • Mantili Si Pembunuh (1972)

      (literal translation of Mantili Si Pembunuh: Mantili The Killer) Mantili (Jeffry Sani) tries to free his village from the landlord Sarbini’s (Hadisjam Tahax) extortions. Then Sarbini tries to get rid of Mantili using dirty tricks. Mantili is accused of murdering one of Sarbini’s men in a party that ends in a riot, and is imprisoned…

  • Merintis Djalan ke Sorga (1972)

    (title translation: Clearing the Way to Heaven) Returning home from prayer, Melati, daughter of a rickshaw driver, is chased by Edward, who has just come out of church. She tries to avoid him and is hit by a car. Edward feels guilty and saves Melati by donating his blood. They fall in love but have religious…

  • Hanya Satu Jalan (1972)

    (title translation: Only One Way) Two businessmen, Burhan and Benny, are rivals and Burhan hires Joko, an ex-convict who is trying to reform. Joko is asked to investigate Benny, through Leila, a hostess that Benny usually goes to. But then Joko and Leila fall in love and things do not go as planned. A accident happens…

  • Pemburu Mayat (1972)

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      (literal translation of Pemburu Mayat: Corpse Hunter) A strange crime is committed.  A murdered striptease dancer’s corpse is raped. It is the crime of necrophilia. Someone is raping women corpses. Then even corpses in graves are excavated and raped. The police hunts the corpse rapist by baiting with a beautiful policewoman. The rapist also has…

  • Intan Perawan Kubu (1972)

      An expedition is formed to find a missing person who is lost in the Air Hitam area, in the jungles of Jambi. The Kubu Tribe has captured the missing person as he has killed a member of the tribe. The film is colored with quarrels between the expedition members; conflict with the Kubu tribe; and…

  • Sisa-Sisa Laskar Pajang (1972)

    (title translation: The Remains of Pajang Army) Epic in scale, judging by the use of 1000 extras and 200 horses, the film is set after a war between Pajang and Mataram. Penggiring, one of Pajang’s army commanders, is ashamed to return home after losing. He then wanders the jungles to fight with bandits. A rumour spreads…

  • Angkara Murka (1972)

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      (literal translation of Dan Angkara Murka: Brutal Anger) Dulkafar (Rachmat Kartolo), leaves his hometown for three and a half years after his parents are murdered, and has now returned for vengeance. With his whip of fire, he defeats criminals while searching for the murderer of his parents. He also disguises himself as a “buaya Keroncong”…

  • Samtidar (1972)

      Samtidar (Samtidar) Samtidar’s (Andy Carol) good behaviour does not change even when his rich father, Ahmad Syarief (A Hamid Arief), becomes poor after his business goes bankrupt. He is still strong hearted and diligent and when he moves to the village, he helps his grandfather to work in the field. Then his father is given…

  • Seribu Janji Kumenanti (1972)

      Seribu Janji Kumenanti  Rustam (Andy Auric) is dependent on his uncle after his father dies. He is in love with Farida (Tanty Josepha), whose father is away without news. Farida’s sick mother makes Rustam become a pickpocket but he is then caught. Meanwhile, Farida accepts her friend’s offer to become a hostess. On his release,…

  • Selamat Tinggal Kekasih (1972)

      Selamat TInggal Kekasih (Blessed Life My Dear) Rachmat (Sukarno M Noor) and Rita (Paula Rumokoy) first meet on a boat in Bali, and they meet again in Yogya. Then comes Tuti (Ika Merdekawati), Taufik’s sister, owner of the hotel where Rita works. Also comes Gunadi (WD Mochtar), Tuti’s uncle, who wants to claim the hotel…