Akhir Kisah Cinta Si Doel a.k.a. Si Doel 3 is an anticlimactic end to the 27-year-old story.
Abracadabra is indeed a style-over-substance fable. Even the style is style-over-substance; and the substance is style-over-substance.
While the third act stumbles, Nanti Kita Cerita tentang Hari Ini ventures more than just a sappy family drama; it’s a close-up look of toxic masculinity at its crudest.
Imperfect offers a Mean Girl-spirited drama about self-acceptance and body positivity that hits close to home, even when it might become self-righteous at some part.
Retreading some familiar elements with a subversive story from Ainun’s POV, the third Habibie & Ainun movie might be important if only it’s not weighed down with the character’s over-glorification.
There is a certain kind of similarity between Kimo Stamboel’s Ratu Ilmu Hitam a.k.a. The Queen of Black Magic and Joko Anwar’s Satan’s Slave. Written by Anwar based on cult horrors from the 1980s, none of them is a merely […]
Back in 2018, Andibachtiar Yusuf’s Love for Sale offers an enticing lover-for-hire premise and introduces us to the ever-enigmatic yet iconic character, Arini (Della Dartyan). The first movie, written by Yusuf and M. Imran Ramly, lies confidently somewhere between absurdity […]
A mysterious flying casket—whose arrival is accompanied by loud, discordant chants from invisible entities—terrorizes a village after dark. People call the flying-casket ghost Lampor, an endemic grim reaper who would kidnap and grotesquely murder people. With such a ghost, there […]
The term ‘love all’ refers to the zero scores from which all competitors begin a badminton game. In Sim F’s directorial debut, Susi Susanti – Love All, the term is also redefined as a credo in which all badminton players […]