Film list based on year "1981" - 71 entry


  • Orang-Orang Sinting (1981)

     (5/10) (1)

    (title translation: Crazy People) James, the only child of Marni the poor widow, dreams of winning a lottery worth Rp 120 million. He is angry when his mother wakes him up and orders him to find a job. Going in and out of offices and unable to find work, he daydreams in the park of taking…

  • Gundala Putra Petir (1981)

     (4.5/10) (3)

    (title translation: Gundala the Son of Lightning) Sancoko secretly injects an anti-lightning liquid and his body becomes resistant to electrical current and has tremendous power. His mentor, the God of Lightning, passed this secret to him. Knowing his power, Gasul, the head of a drug syndicate, along with several of his friends, kidnap Sancoko. He is…

  • Dukun Ilmu Hitam (1981)

     (3/10) (1)

    (title translation: Black Magic Shaman) Dewi, a snake lady, kills a woman and steals her baby to be a companion for her own child. She returns to her form as a snake after she hands the babies to her shaman husband. When the babies, Sari and Maya, are adults, they are taught black magic. Maya gets…

  • Lima Sahabat (1981)

    (title translation: Five Friends) Saba and his school mates have to prepare a proper scout outfit for the anniversary of Indonesia’s independence. For Saba, this is a very difficult matter, as he has to choose either to sell his bike or a camera gift from his uncle. Then he receives an order of photo ID from…

  • Amalia SH (1981)

    (title translation: Amalia, B.L. or Bachelor of Law) Amalia SH, an attorney from Legal Aid, visits her friend, Frans, who is arrested for extortion. Frans does not want to be defended. Amalia is curious. From her investigation, she finds Frans's diary in his parents' house, and more than half of the movie is told from this…

  • Hati Selembut Salju (Garis-garis Cakrawala) (1981)

    (title translation: Heart as Soft as Snow (Horizon Lines)) Karina, a teacher from the village has a charming personality and her students love her. She loses her husband who died when he was trapped in the rain during a mountain hike. Andika, the piano teacher of her niece, Devy, manages to melt her heart. This interferes…

  • Tomboy (1981)

     (8/10) (1)

    Albert Rumantir, a wealthy widowed businessman, lives with his two sons, Frans and Tommy. They receive a telegram from Manila, sent by Mrs. Rudolf Rumantir, about an inheritance. Rudolf Rumantir was Albert’s late father. Albert is hesitant when he receives the news, as he is reluctant to look after his stepmother. Frans argues that he is…

  • Ratu Ilmu Hitam (1981)

    (title translation: Queen of Black Magic) Baedah and Kohar’s wedding suddenly turns chaotic. So a shaman is summoned and he identifies that someone is playing black magic. This statement makes Kohas suspect Murni, his former girlfriend. Together with some village people, they burn Murni’s house and throw Murni into a ravine. Murni is rescued by Gendon,…

  • Badai di Awal Bahagia (1981)

    (title translation: Storm at the Beginning of Happiness) While driving his car, Rhoma sees some car robbers in action. He notifies the police through radio and directly confronts the robbers. Shortly after, the police arrive and arrest the robbers. As a result, Rhoma and his wife are persecuted. Their son, Dedi, is kidnapped and they are…

  • Cewek Jagoan Beraksi Kembali (1981)

    (title translation: Heroic Girl Returns) Rina and Pinky intend to help their friend, Windy who has been raped by Herman. Herman explains that his action was actually against his will. He was forced by the hoodlums. At first, Rina and Pinky do not believe him. But because Herman continues to give proof by looking for the…