Film list based on year "1990" - 107 entry


  • Sakti Mandraguna (1990)

    (title translation: Holy Invincibility) Because they are able to win every battle, Raka and his wife, Halimah, are guaranteed by their employer Karna, who is also their landlord. When they lose and Raka is killed, their exclusive status evaporates. Karna rapes Halimah and after he is bored, she is handed to his men. Her house is…

  • Tombak Pamungkas (1990)

    (title translation: Ultimate Spear) Ki Rajul, aka Poisonous Dagger, is appointed as the heir of the Panji Trisula martial arts school. Before the school’s symbol, the Tombak Pamungkas, is handed over, Rajul steals the book of poison and also tries to take the Tombak Pamungkas. But he is thwarted by Ki Sarpa, another disciple. So Rajul…

  • Sang Pembela (1990)

    (title translation: The Defender) Hegar, a former street kid, works as a forklift driver at the port, although his father, Ahmadi, is a director of corporate finance. Hegar cannot stand his stepmother who is a big gambler. Then Ahmadi is fired because of his wife and in frustration, Ahmadi plans to burn the company’s factory. Hegar…

  • Terminal Anak Muda (1990)

    (title translation: Youth Terminal) Frans leads a group of youth to renovate a warehouse on the edge of the port, and turn it into a pub. The pub is gaining popularity and Bilal, a billiards parlour owner nearby, feels threatened. He organises a riot in Frans’ pub. The police are called in when Bilal kidnaps the…

  • Jampang II (1990)

     (2.5/10) (2)

    After burying his brother, Jampang renews his fight against oppression. He starts to defend people who are forced to sell their land, by tackling Kisima, the extortionist. Kisima, who wants money to open a gambling house is furious at Jaka’s intervention. So Kisima brings in another champion, Kosim and his teacher, Komeng. Jampang defeats all of…

  • Satria Kapak Tutur Sepuh (1990)

    (title translation: The Axe Knight of Tutur Sepuh) In his odyssey, Wiro Sableng finds out about the painting of a naked woman. The painting is meant to be given by the artist to his future student, but he is murdered, and the painting stolen. With the guidance of Dewa Tuak, Wiro meets Permani who is involved…

  • Pendekar Cabe Rawit (1990)

    (title translation: The Red Pepper Warrior) After Agung wins in the Tiban ceremony match in his village, his grandmother orders him to go to the city to work with his uncle, Marko. He is given a bracelet of his father’s inheritance. Then he meets Sri who also works as a batik-maker in Marko’s place. Agung is…

  • Mustika Pemikat (1990)

    (title translation: Charm Jewel) Rani, a night club singer, is insulted by the attitude of Hidayat, a Brunei prince who does nothing but spend money and chase women. To spite him, she implants charms in her breast, and her plan is to dredge the prince’s fortune. Hidayat’s friend, Ruslan, feels that something is wrong and advises…

  • Perempuan Kedua (1990)

     (5/10) (1)

    (title translation: The Second Woman) The role-model marriage between Dr. Yanuar and Rani SH is shaken when he is unfaithful and faces two accusations almost at the same time. Lia has asked to abort her baby many times, but he refuses. Then Patricia, Primodarso’s mistress, also distracts the doctor from his routine and his marriage. Not…

  • Jawara Sok Kota (Jawara-Jawara) (1990)

    (title translation: The City's Champion or Champions) Featuring many narrative strands such as Betawi culture, the Japanese occupation, a group of fighters plus a quasi-village hero, the film struggles to combine all these elements. Sayuti, the quasi-village hero, is jealous of his mask-dancer girlfriend, Nonon. This jealousy increases with the arrival of Komar, an urban male,…