Archive for April, 2010

I love Kala but I wonder why Joko Anwar adapted Sekar Ayu Asmara’s novel, because Pintu Terlarang basicly is the same movie with Sekar Ayu Asmara’s Soul Mate (whose novel was adapted for this movie). Only I like Pintu Terlarang more because of the deft cinematography, editing, and of course the visual is like a […]


What I mostly hate from Indonesian movies are where every character sounds articulative or smart enough to express their feelings. No matter what their flaws, the main characters are almost always appealing in some way, or even try to appeal us. And if they are lonely, their alienation is grand and alluring. Ravi Bharwani and […]