Film list based on year "1973" - 61 entry


  • Si Manis Jembatan Ancol (1973)

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    (title translation: The Sweet Girl at Ancol Bridge) Acim is deathly ill and wants to see his daughter, Mariah, married first. Mariah is actually in a relationship with John, a mixed-race boy, but when she goes to John’s house, his father makes her go away. She is helped by Husin, a cart driver, who she then…

  • Segenggam Harapan (1973)

      The life of Mochtar’s (WD Mochtar) family seems cursed because they never get their parents’ approval. When the parents-in-law die, Mochtar feels remorse and compensates by being a drunk. His wife also dies, leaving his child, Ani (Diana Reynette), who tries to rescue her father. Mochtar repents for a time but then trouble erupts. The…

  • Ketemu Jodoh (1973)

    (title translation: Match-made)   Bagio (S Bagio) is assigned to Singapore for work, so he tells his maid (Ratmi B-29) to look after the house. But the maid tells her nieces to take care of it instead, so she can go home to her village. As Bagio’s car is in the repair shop, he has to…

  • Rio Anakku (1973)

    (title translation: Rio My Son) When vacationing in the village, Rio meets a beautiful blind girl. When returning home, he insists that she comes with him, live with him and be adopted by his parents. Her simple attitude makes Rio’s mother passionate about healing her blindness. Meanwhile, Rio himself has a serious illness. Before dying, he…

  • Cukong Blo'on (1973)

      To pay for Lies’ (Ida Royani) school fees, her mother borrows money from Madun (Benyamin S), a loan shark. In return, Lies will be married to him after finishing school. Then comes Jack (also played by Benyamin S), son of a rich family who lives in the city but visits the village often to see…

  • Timang-timang Anakku Sayang (1973)

    (title translation: My Dear Child that I Carry) Sofia accepts the stepchild of her new husband, Noor, though she already has two children, Erwin and Murni. When the father dies and the children grow up, trouble starts. The stepchild wants all of them to leave the house, but then the stepchild herself is hit by a…

  • Cucu (1973)

    (title translation: Grandchild) Due to an accident, Boi loses both parents. Luckily, a staff at Indonesia’s embassy in Malaysia, manages to find a relative through the department of foreign affairs; a grandmother living in Banda Neira island. The grandmother invites Boi to live with her. There, Boi has to deal with Dullah, husband of his grandmother’s…

  • Gara-gara (1973)

    (title translation: The Fray) Due to their hard lives, the siblings Dudung, Udi, Diman and Isah, leave their village for Jakarta, each on their own. Dudung makes a living by driving a rickshaw and takes his brother, Harry, to Jakarta to study. They all live separately and go through many tribulations. First, Dudung finds Isah, who…

  • Si Janda Kembang (1973)

      Harjo Gembur (Hardjo Muljo), a truck driver, is dating Mariam (Titiek Sandhora), a young widow who owns an eatery. Mariam had a misfortune during her wedding ceremony, when her husband died from shock at the sound of loud firecrackers, meant to celebrate the wedding. Kadir (Bambang Irawan), who has always liked Mariam but is always…

  • Benyamin Brengsek (1973)

    (title translation: Benyamin the Jerk)   Benyamin goes to Jakarta to find fortune. He does all kinds of temporary work: parking cars, barber, movie star, transvestite, zookeeper, rickshaw driver, boxer, etc. Finally, he chooses a good and honest way of life and finds success.  Benyamin goes to Jakarta to find fortune. He does all kinds of…