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Indonesia's preeminent comic book superhero and his alter ego Sancaka enter the cinematic universe to battle the wicked Pengkor and his diabolical squad of orphan assassins.


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Joko Anwar, Harya Suraminata (based on the comic book by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Abimana Aryasatya Abimana Aryasatya ... Sancaka / Gundala
Tara Basro ... Wulan / Merpati
Bront Palarae ... Pengkor
Ario Bayu ... Ghani Zulham
Lukman Sardi Lukman Sardi ... Ridwan Bahri
Arswendi Nasution Arswendi Nasution ... Ferry Dani (as Arswendi Bening Swara)
Pritt Timothy Pritt Timothy ... Pak Agung
Aqi Singgih Aqi Singgih ... Ganda Hamdan
Donny Alamsyah Donny Alamsyah ... Fadli Aziz
Tanta Ginting Tanta Ginting ... Ito Marbun
Dhimas Danang Dhimas Danang ... Hasbi
Muzakki Ramdhan Muzakki Ramdhan ... Young Sancaka
Marissa Anita ... Kurniati Dewi / Sancaka's Mother
Rio Dewanto Rio Dewanto ... Sancaka's Father
Putri Ayudya Putri Ayudya ... Rahayu


Sancaka has lived on the streets since his parents left him. Living a hard life, Sancaka survives by thinking about his own safety. When the condition of the city gets worse and injustice rages throughout the country, Sancaka must decide whether he continues to live to look after himself or rise to become hero for the oppressed.

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Release Date:

29 August 2019 (Indonesia) See more »

Also Known As:

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Rumored to have been bought by Netflix. If this is true, Gundala (2019) would be the first Indonesian movie ever to be purchased by Netflix. Despite The Night Comes For Us (2018) being the first Indonesian Netflix original movie, it was never theatrically released prior to being distributed by Netflix. See more »


References Gundala Putra Petir (1981) See more »

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Succesfully paved the way for BCU
30 August 2019 | by riansurachmanSee all my reviews

This movie is so cool, i love all the plot twists, i love the heroes that are very 'human', i love the villains that are also very 'human', i love how they show how ugly politics & politicians are in Indonesia, i love how the movie keep me on suspense. AWESOME!!!

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