Film list based on year "1980" - 77 entry


  • Seindah Rembulan (1980)

    (title translation: As Beautiful as the Moon) Legendary songwriter/music producer Rinto Harahap appears as himself and popularises his songs of even further. The real story is not important anymore, especially as most of the film takes place in the recording studio and performance stage. The secondary plot is about Iis who sings in order to support…

  • Selamat Tinggal Duka (1980)

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    (title translation: Farewell Sorrow) The rich Hariman befriends the poor Leo. Leo always accompanies Hariman who loves to go clubbing, drinking and fighting. Leo dates Lestari and impregnates her. Leo feels responsible and looks for a job, but he is killed by a gang of thugs. Before he dies, Leo entrusts Lestari to Hariman. Hariman tries…

  • Si Gura-gura (1980)

    Tagor and Yani’s relationship is opposed by her parents because Tagor’s family is poor. On Yani’s birthday party, Tagor’s gift is thrown away by her mother. Tagor is frustrated and plays with his younger sibling at the Asahan riverbank. A bird catches Tagor’s attention and he starts to chase it. When he returns, his younger sibling…

  • Sirkuit Kemelut (1980)

    (title translation: Crisis Circuit) Alex is thrown out of his parents’ house. This is a part of an ongoing conflict with his father because he is thought to have inherited his mother’s wild behaviour. Alex makes a mistake of raping his girlfriend, Joice. Later, Alex becomes an accomplished racer. He then receives affection from a friend…

  • Tiga Dara Mencari Cinta (1980)

    (title translation: Three Girls Finding Love) The film attempts to recreate Usmar Ismail’s successful Tiga Dara. A widower named Lesmana has three daughters. The first daughter, a teacher, is dating a another widower. The second daughter who works in a travel agency, is dating a dandy man who turns out to be a crook. The third…

  • Untukmu Indonesiaku (1980)

    (title translation: For You My Indonesia) This documentary was initially meant to give a chance to those who had not yet seen the musical “Untukmu Indonesiaku” by Guruh Sukarnoputra. The musical is shown here but not in its complete form. The director weaves the footage of the show with what happens behind the scenes, the rehearsals…

  • Usia 18 (1980)

    (title translation: Age 18) Edo and Ipah study in the same art college. Both are attracted to each other and the relationship is pure yet Ipah’s father does not approve. One day, Edo’s father who works in the railway service dies in an accident. As the oldest child, Edo feels the need to support the family…