Film list based on year "1979" - 54 entry


  • Bayang-bayang Kelabu (1979)

    (title translation: Grey Shadows) An ambassador’s family returns to Indonesia, but they are having difficulties in readjusting themselves. Rani longs for her husband to return, while the ambassador is always recalling his glory days. Tony is drunk all the time and dreams of being a terrorist but is too scared as the image of his mother…

  • Penangkal Ilmu Teluh (1979)

     (7/10) (1)

    (title translation: Antidote for Witchcrafts) Darmi is the second wife of Kosim. She uses a magical charm to preserve her youth. She has an affair with Komar, a playboy in the village. Kosim finds out about the affair and threatens Darmi. Darmi tells Komar, who then contacts his Shaman to put a spell on Kosim. Then…

  • Akibat Bercinta (1979)

     (5.5/10) (3)

    (title translation: The Consequences of Loving) Rudy is hosting a high school graduation party where he declares his love for Wahyuni. But Wahyuni leaves the party when he tries to kiss her. Freddy, Rudy’s friend from junior high school, is a witness to this and he tries to blackmail Rudy by using Helen. The plan fails…

  • Si Ayub dari Teluk Naga (1979)

    (title translation: Ayub from Dragon Bay) Ayub manages to defeat the village thug who went amok. He was an orphan raised by a Chinese man who taught him martial arts. When he went back to China, he left Ayub in the care of Haji Kosim. And so Ayub learnt more martial arts moves. When Haji Kosim…

  • Romantika Remaja (1979)

    (title translation: Teenage Romance) Twins, Rina and Ratna, are separated without their parents’ knowledge, by a midwife who longs for a child of her own. Rina lives in the city and Ratna becomes the daughter of the midwife who lives in the village. After the death of her parents, Rina is treated as a housemaid in…

  • Cinta Segi Tiga (1979)

     (2/10) (1)

    (title translation: Love Triangle) Rhoma is a successful musician, while his elder brother, Dendy, is a successful engineer. Then Rhoma starts a relationship with Rika, the daughter of Alwi, who is the best friend of Rhoma’s father, Hadi. One day, Hadi comes to ask Alwi for Rika’s hand in marriage. Rika mistakenly thinks that proposal comes…

  • Si Boneka Kayu, Pinokio (1979)

     (6.5/10) (2)

    (title translation: The Wooden Doll, Pinokio) Gepetto is a wooden doll maker who longs to have a child. The Blue Fairy magically transforms one his dolls, Pinokio into life. Gepetto raises him as his own son. Pinokio grows to be a naughty boy, so the Blue Fairy assigns Jimmy, the Cricket, to supervise him. Pinokio goes…

  • Karena Dia (1979)

    (title translation: Because of Her) Rafiq is a dangdut singer who comes to Jakarta to advance his career. Parto, his friend from the same village tries to represent him to different recording companies. But they differ because of Rafiq’s naivete and Parto’s city-style plus Parto’s insistence on pop music, and Rafiq’s dedication to dangdut. So their…

  • You and I My Love (1979)

    Wamena is a businessman and widower who has a daughter, Narita. His secretary, Yuni, tries to marry Wamena and also tries to match Narita to Toni, who is actually Yuni’s boyfriend. Together, they plan to seize Wamena’s wealth. Alas, Narita already has a boyfriend, Arman, a poor young man. Yuni tries to manipulate the relationship by…

  • Gadis Kampus (1979)

    (title translation: Campus Girl) Suci has her eye on Rangga so her best friends, Agus and Diah, help her out. Two other guys who are attracted to Suci are rejected. One of them is a student, Indra, who comes from a "broken home" while the other is a lecturer, Eka. In the beginning, Indra plays pranks…