Film list based on year "1988" - 83 entry


  • Bendi Keramat (1988)

    (title translation: Sacred Horse-drawn Cart) This is a Srimulat comedy show with key roles played by members, Basuki and Timbul. Slapstick comedy, deliberate mispronunciations, and transvestite comedians often present in Srimulat stage shows are also here in the film with the addition of “dangdut” songs. Basuki really wants to obtain his uncle’s sacred cart, which, when…

  • Biarkan Aku Cemburu (1988)

    (title translation: Let Me be Jealous) Angling, a university student studying cinematography, is dating Unik, another student in the same university. Then there is Komala, a more aggressive girl, who is head over heels in love with Angling. She tries hard to steal Angling from Unik, but it ends in failure.

  • Bisa Kelabang Geni (1988)

    (title translation: The Poison of Kelabang Geni) When Klabang Geni is about to assume control of the kingdom, he dreams of being harassed by an unknown young man. The dream is interpreted that a young man from Karang Tunggal will come to oppose him. So Klabang Geni murders all young men in the village. But one…

  • Bisikan Arwah (1988)

    (title translation: Whispering Soul) Iwan sees a strange snake and really wants to have its skin. Before he has a chance to catch it, the snake is revealed as the incarnation of Parta’s spirit, who was murdered by the villagers for bothering Eka, a seductive village girl. To take revenge, Parta’s spirit uses Iwan as his…

  • Brahma Manggala (1988)

    To fulfil his ambition of becoming a high-ranking official, Mahesa Bendo and his wife commit robbery so they can bribe the courtiers of the kingdom. But Brahma, son of the king, stops this and causes the death of Mahesa Bendo. The wife asks the help of two other fighters to get revenge, but fails. In the…

  • Bunga Desa (1988)

     (4/10) (1)

    (title translation: Village Flower) Rhoma tries to pull Ratna out of her dark life. Ratna’s pimp opposes the attempt. In a fight, Ratna is stabbed with a knife. Rhoma is shaken and advised to go to the village to rest. There, he falls in love with Sumi, the village beauty. Misfortune also falls on her when…

  • Cakar Harimau (1988)

    (title translation: Tiger Claw) The death of her husband plus losing her child, and her older sibling’s unwillingness to seek revenge, causes Sundari to wander aimlessly. Then she falls into a cave that is inhabited by a demonic fighter. The demonic fighter uses Sundari’s vendetta for his own purpose. Sundari is given the Cakar Harimau (Tiger…

  • Catatan Si Boy II (1988)

     (6/10) (1)

    (title translation: Boy's Diary II) Two friends, Vera and Priska, return from Los Angeles. Priska’s relative, Emon, tries to match-make her with Boy. But Boy is dating Vera again but the relationship is filled with conflict. The main reason for the conflict is Priska, who actually likes Boy, but after finding out the situation, she backs…

  • Catatan Si Doi (1988)

    (title translation: Doi's Diary) Doi, a tomboy girl who studies in Los Angeles, comes home during a vacation. She meets Alex and falls instantly in love. Later, when he sees Doi close to another man, Alex challenges him to a fight. Alex is beaten up. He then seeks solace with another girl, Inge, Doi’s friend, who…

  • Cewek-cewek Pelaut (1988)

     (10/10) (1)

    (title translation: Sailor Girls) Wulan, captain of a passenger ship, and her two female subordinates, become sailors to leave their bitter past behind. When the ship docks at a harbour, Wulan is mugged. Johan helps her and they become friends. Wulan’s subordinate, who is an ex-prostitute, is kidnapped by her former pimp but manages to get…