Film list based on year "1981" - 71 entry


  • Oke Boss (1981)

    (title translation: OK, Boss) Indah’s husband, Jojon, is the son of a businessman. When his in-law retires, Jojon becomes the director. Depressed at home, as he does all the house chores, Jojon finds comfort in Wati, his employee. Uuk has a crush on Wati. On the other hand, Cahyo Putro Meduro, another of Jojon’s employee, advises…

  • Jaka Sembung Sang Penakluk (1981)

     (8/10) (4)

    (title translation: Jaka Sembung the Conqueror) Jaka Sembung aka Parmin, Kandanghaur’s powerful champion, revolts against the Dutch who engage the prisoners in forced labor. To defeat Jaka Sembung, the Dutch holds a contest. Other champions arrive. Kobar loses but Hitam has the magic of Rawarontek that makes him unable to be killed if his body touches…

  • IQ Jongkok (1981)

    (title translation: Low IQ) Three poor students help Mr. Broto who is a victim of a hit and run accident. Apparently, Mr. Broto has a treasure map and this treasure quest makes the trio enter the forest, climb hills and cross rivers. Then Dono gets a girlfriend named Maya, the daughter of the person who hit…

  • Simphony yang Indah (1981)

    (title translation: A Beautiful Symphony) The parents of Susi and Kardi adopt orphan Dian. Kardi, who is disabled, is into music just like Dian, and falls in love with her. But Dian’s heart is already captured by Ramon, a friend of Susi’s boyfriend, who dreams of becoming a great author. The marriage of Dian and Ramon…

  • Gadis Marathon (1981)

    (title translation: Marathon Girl) Bonita, who wins a championship at the district level, is recruited by coach Anton Sudirgo for the West Java team for PON (National Sports Week). Intrigue among the West Java KONI (Indonesian National Sport Committee aka Komite Olahraga Nasional Indonesia) Management and among athletes, the ambition of Natalagawa, the village head where…

  • Setetes Kasih di Padang Gersang (1981)

    (title translation: A Drop of Love in a Barren Field) An officer, who has a heart problem, whose wife is currently in the hospital, has four children who are constantly fighting with each other. Then he passes away while the mother never recovers. The oldest daughter, Susi, has aborted her first pregancy with her boyfriend. The…

  • Mawar Cinta Berduri Duka (1981)

    (title translation: Love Rose with Sorrow Thorns) Kiki’s and Ricky’s parents are having a fight. The naval officer acusses his wife of having an affair and they divorce. Ten years later, Kiki falls in love with Ary, the bar singer. This relationship is not approved by the father and older sibling, who are instigated by Boni…

  • Kereta Api Terakhir (1981)

     (8/10) (1)

    (title translation: The Last Train) With the failure of Linggarjati Agreement as the background, a heroic and also a love story are interwoven. The army headquarters in Yogja decides to withdraw all existing trains to Yogya. Lieutenant Sudadi, Lieutenant Firman, and Sergeant Tobing are assigned to guard all the trains departing from Purwokerto with the cooperation…

  • Bawalah Aku Pergi (1981)

    (title translation: Take Me Away) Abdul Rauf is a novelist. On his journey to find inspiration in the war-torn Vietnam, Rauf loses a friend in a battle. He feels the destruction of human dignity in war. In addition, Rauf fails to win the love of Bulan, the girl of his dream as her mother considers that…

  • Gondoruwo (1981)

    An old house, formerly owned by the Dutch, is now occupied by Gunawan’s family. Gunawan’s wife is adulterous although she already has children. There is a mystery of hidden treasure inside the house that Dogom, an old house servant, knows a little about. He stays loyal as he hopes to find the treasure box hidden inside…