Film list based on year "2008" - 91 entry


  • Screwball (2008)

    Meri, a socialite mother, returns home causing her son, Edric, to panic. Afraid that his mother thinks that he is having a gay affair with his friend, Arie, Edric frames a picture of a model, Saripah, found in a magazine. But Meri wants to meet Saripah. In fact, Saripah is courted by Mario whom her father,…

  • Hantu Aborsi (2008)

     (1.5/10) (2)

    (title translation: Abortion Ghost) Since moving to this new house, Caca is often heard laughing and talking in her room that she occupies alone. Caca tells her parents, Devi and Handy, that there is another girl, Cinta, playing in the room every afternoon at the time of “maghrib” (Muslim prayer time at 6 pm). Caca’s parents…

  • Kita Punya Bendera (2008)

    (title translation: Our Flag) Timmy, a 5th grade boy with Tionghoa (Chinese) lineage, is a good friend with Jarwo (Javanese), Nia (Balinese), and Romy (Batak). During their examination, all the students have to fill a form indicating their origin. Timmy fills in Java as his origin, since he is born in Jakarta that is part of…

  • Wet Dream (2008)

     (5/10) (2)

    Dimas, Ojan, Didot, and Alvin are members of the Macho gang. Now in their puberty, Dimas, Ojan, and Alvin have all experienced nocturnal emissions, but Didot has not. So he cannot relate when his friends are talking about girls. The other three then realise that Didot has yet to experience a wet dream. They become concerned…

  • Syahadat Cinta (2008)

     (4/10) (3)

    (title translation: The Creed of Love) Iqbal never prays nor reads the Qu’ran. Finally he repents after he feels guilty for hurting his mother. He decides to attend the Kyai Siddiq religious school in Tegal Jadin. But for two months, he is only told to get water from a pond. Out of frustration, he vents his…

  • Because of Soccer (2008)

     (6/10) (2)

    Ahmad, has a small T-shirt design business, while his best friend, Heru, works in his father’s noodle restaurant. They are big fans of soccer and live at the same rented place. On July 2006, four days before the World Cup semifinals, they place a bet on their favorite team, Germany. But Italy wins instead. So the…

  • Oh Baby (2008)

     (2/10) (1)

    Baby is a beautiful, energetic orphan who dreams of becoming a dancer to pay for her grandfather’s medical bill. Secretly, Baby quits school and enters a high school dance competition, wearing a mask and a new identity, Phantom. Her amazing performance enthralls the audience and jusy. But everyone wonders about Phantom’s mysterious identity. The organizer of…

  • Sebelah Mata (2008)

    (title translation: One Eye) Anton Gabriell, aka The Wonderboy, is a boxing champion who has to quit when he has a nerve injury. But his sick mother needs a lot of money for her treatment, so he agrees to return to the boxing ring and fight the new champion, Franko Moriena, alias The Punisher. With the…

  • Oh My God (2008)

     (6/10) (1)

    Ipin is a high school student who is considered old compared to his classmates. Due to financial problems, he is always late in applying to a school. But he has a unique singing talent, as he sings like Broery Pesolima, a top singer in the 70’s era. Then Ipin falls in love with Tiara, a pretty,…

  • Karma (2008)

     (8/10) (1)

    Mysterious deaths occur in the Guan family. One of the descendants, Armand, is in love with Sandra. Armand is Philip’s son from the second wife, and Philip is the first son of Tiong Guan, Armand’s grandfather. In the Guan family, the mothers die mysteriously after giving birth to the first child. Sandra’s family opposes Armand and…