Film list based on year "1975" - 38 entry


  • Syahdu (1975)

    (title translation: Eminent) Another film that encourages people to transmigrate by showing the difficulties of earning a living in Jakarta, this campaign film tells the story of a janitor who has always been poor. He decides to migrate to another city and two friends also follow him. Ten years later, we see them being successful.

  • Jinak-Jinak Merpati (1975)

    (title translation: As Tame as a Dove) A love triangle develops between two brothers: Dimas, a painter and Anton, a scholar, when they fall in love with Amalia. Anton dates Amalia before Dimas, because they are friends from college. But then Amalia likes Dimas better, feeling that she has a better connection with him. Anton is…

  • Kenapa Kau Pergi (1975)

    (title translation: Why Do You Leave?) The flood in Solo has destroyed the batik factory of Tini’s parents. As the eldest, Tini tries to find work in Jakarta to pay the tuition of her brother and sister, Sukito and Darsih. With scarce jobs to be found, she ends up as a prostitute in a nightclub and…

  • Pacar Pilihan (1975)

    (title translation: Chosen Boyfriend) Set against the background of transmigration issues, Hartono is the son of a poor farmer and friends with Ningsih since childhood. Ningsih’s father, Rd Bei Suroyudo, is rich, of nobility and very conservative so he does not want Hartono as a son-in-law. Bambang, the son of a wealthy businessman, is also attracted…

  • Penghuni Bangunan Tua (1975)

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    (title translation: Old Building Tenant)   Kiki and Aris (Kiki and Aries Sharief) play the ‘jailangkung’ (a ritual doll that can facilitate communication with the dead) with their friends in an old deserted building. The Jailangkung spirit comes and says that his name is Yanto who was murdered. On the way home, Kiki is disturbed by…

  • Benyamin Tukang Ngibul (1975)

    (title translation: Benyamin the Liar) Benny goes out of town to try his luck. Unfortunately, his bad luck catches up faster. He loses almost all his money by gambling. But he is determined to double the money he has left, with any means necessary so he starts to sell fake medicine. This fails when he gets…

  • Lupa Daratan (1975)

    (title translation: Delirious) In a poor village, Sumi gives birth to a baby girl whom she names Haryati. Her father, Wurya, is a sailor who lives in Jakarta and has abandoned his wife and child after being attracted to Hanum. When Sumi comes to look for him, she finds out that he has remarried. Sumi is…

  • Benyamin Raja Lenong (1975)

    (title translation: Benyamin the Lenong King) Benyamin works in a laundromat but he is also a lenong (a type of traditional theater style) actor. Benyamin and Mimin are neighbours. She is a widow who lives with her younger sister, Aida. Benyamin’s theatre activities are very noisy and they often quarrel, although they always make up in…

  • Ateng Kaya Mendadak (1975)

    (title translation: Ateng’s Sudden Wealth) Farm workers, Ateng and Iskak, have won a lottery that makes them millionaires overnight. They desert their village for Jakarta. One day, they meet Vivi, the daughter of a hotel CEO, Eddy Sud, and she introduces them to him. He manages to convince Ateng and iskak to return to their village.

  • Aladin Agen Rahasia (1975)

    (title translation: Secret Agent Aladin) Aladin, a Private Investigator Bureau, has members who own a magic lamp, which when lit, a genie named Blue Jin (or blue jeans) pops out. Blue Jin likes to wear jeans (denim pants), sing, and is ready to help them anytime. One day, a crazy millionaire named Hartadi comes to ask…