Film list based on year "1989" - 107 entry


  • Lirikan Ular Merah (1989)

    (title translation: The Glance of the Red Snake) Professor Nugroho and his assistant, Sutanto, are on an expedition in search of Ming Dynasty treasure. They search the graveyard of Lie Chin Pao, within the plantation of Mustafa and his daughter, Aminah. Aminah then falls in love with Sutanto. Their guide, Rojali, who wants all the treasure,…

  • Lupus III (Topi-topi Centil) (1989)

     (5/10) (1)

    (title translation: Cute Hats) In this sequel, the character Lupus is played by Hilman Hariwijaya, the author of the series and author of the character. The film depicts Lupus’ teenage life at school, at home, and also his love relationship with Poppy. Everything is cheerful, wild and unruly but still within boundaries. It is not clear…

  • Makelar Kodok (1989)

     (10/10) (1)

    (title translation: Frog Broker) Fifi (Paramitha Rusady) runs away from home as she does not want to marry the man chosen for her by her parents. She then meets Kadir (Kadir), an honest but unlucky young man, who has come to Jakarta with his younger brother, Doyok (Doyok Sudarmadji), to try their fortune. Failing, Doyok returns…

  • Malioboro (1989)

    Slamet, a reporter, begins a relationship with Wulandari, a dancer and painter. But Wulan’s mother does not approve of their relationship. Slamet, who is naïve, energetic, and comes from the village, then meets Donna, a Manado girl who has a free attitude, at a street-side restaurant in Malioboro. Donna is interested in Slamet, causing Slamet to…

  • Melacak Dendam (1989)

    (title translation: Tracing Revenge) Toshiro, a ninja, comes to Indonesia to hunt down Nakamura, a criminal who murdered Toshiro’s father and steals the family’s samurai sword. Toshiro manages to retrieve the samurai sword but in his escape, he is killed on the roof of Linda, a model and aerobics teacher’s house. His vengeful spirit then possesses…

  • Membakar Lingkaran Api (1989)

    (title translation: Burning the Ring of Fire) An American ex-private detective, Jack, moves to Indonesia and becomes a consultant. He marries an Indonesian and has a daughter, Fiona. When the wife dies, he and his daughter live with his brother-in-law, Leo, a martial arts expert. They are enticed with an illegal job from Foster, a syndicate…

  • Menerjang Karang Terjal (1989)

    (title translation: Crashing Steep Reef) Indra persuades Rio to return to Pekanbaru, as she has an oil palm plantation that is threatened by a women-trafficking syndicate, that is taking away many workers. Rio’s arrival attracts the attention of Rina, Indra’s sister. This makes Ramon jealous so he sells off Rina. Rio misses his niece, Lili, so…

  • Menerjang Sarang Naga (1989)

    (title translation: Crashing the Dragon Lair) A Malaysian communist group abducts Indonesian celebrity, Ciptaningsih, and detains her at its base, at the border between Malaysia and Thailand. When Malaysian police captures Ivon, a bank robber, they discover a way to rescue Ciptaningsih. By sending agents from each country, they manage to rescue Ciptaningsih and the Malaysian…

  • Menumpas Petualang Cinta (1989)

    (title translation: Destroying the Love Adventurer) After rescuing Ling-Ling from a kidnapping, Jaka stays with her at the house of Asih, who lives with her mother. Then Midah comes over looking for Jaka. Asih, who is a mistress of the landlord, Po Seng, tries to extricate herself by giving up Midah to him as a replacement.…

  • Misteri Cinta (1989)

    (title translation: Love Mystery) Haruman, who has an illegal prostitution business, is married to Meita. The marriage breaks apart when Meita gives birth to disabled child. But this is due to the venereal disease contracted from Haruman, who often has sex with prostitutes. Meita kills her own baby and destroys the brothel. Many prostitutes are killed…