7 Films by Hanung Bramantyo, Hits and Success Wins Awards

  • Whatsapp
Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

Read More

1NEWS – The name Hanung Bramantyo is well known in the Indonesian film industry. The husband of Zaskia Adya Mecca is one of the proud directors of Indonesia who has produced dozens of blockbusters. He also has the title as the best director in various events at the 2005 Indonesian Film Festival. This father of five children has successfully brought his films into box office films.


Films directed by Hanung Bramantyo have always succeeded in winning the love of the community and becoming prima donna. The following is a series of films by Hanung Bramantyo that were successful in the market and became favorite films. The following series of films are also very suitable to accompany the weekend, you know. Let’s just take a look!


1. Brownies (2005)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

Brownies was released in 2005 and became the highest-grossing film of that year with more than 1 million views. The film was also successful in winning three awards at the 2005 Indonesian Film Festival in the categories of Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Sound. Brownies tells the love story of Mel (Marcella Zalianty) a brownie lover with a bookstore owner who is good at making brownies named Are (Bucek Depp). Their story becomes complicated when Mel’s ex named Joe (Philip Jusuf) returns to Mel’s life.

2. Get Married (2007)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)
Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

Get Married is Hanung Bramantyo’s next hit film. This film even made a sequel two years later. Until now, there have been 5 films, 2 soap operas, and 1 web drama from the Get Married movie. First released in 2007, this film is about finding a mate for a tomboy girl named Mae (Nirina Zubir). In this film, Nirina Zubir competes acting with Amink, Desta Mahendra, and Ringgo Agus Rahman. The hilarious behavior of the four friends succeeded in shaking the stomach and making an impression on the hearts of the audience. The film also successfully won three trophies at the 2017 Indonesian Film Festival for the categories of Best Director, Best Female Supporting Actor, and Best Editing.


3. Verses of Love (2008)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)
Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

The film, which is based on the best-selling novel with the same title by Habiburrahman El Shirazy, has become one of the highest-grossing films that achieved extraordinary success in the religious film category. This film stars Fedi Nuril (Fahri bin Abdullah), Rianti Cartwright (Aisha), Carissa Putri (Maria Kyrgyz). This film is about Fahri’s love story with Aisha and Maria. Fahri, who is a student at Al Azhar University, meets Aisha, a veiled Muslim woman who fascinates him. The two eventually got married. Meanwhile, Maria is Fahri’s neighbor, a Coptic Christian who admires the Koran. For some reason Fahri had to marry Maria, even though at that time he was already Aisha’s husband.


4. Paper Boat (2012)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)
Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

Based on the novel with the same title by Dewi ‘Dee’ Lestari, Perahu Kertas became a successful hit film. This film hooked Maudy Ayunda and Adipati Dolken as the main players. Tells the story of Kugy and Keenan who met in college. Both have their own talents, Kugy with his imagination about Neptune the God of the Sea and Keenan who is good at painting. Both fell in love with each other. Unfortunately, their love story must meet a winding road. Maudy Ayunda also contributed her voice to fill the ost of this film. This film is not only loved by the audience but has also succeeded in leading the players to become top Indonesian artists. No less than half a million viewers watched this film by Hanung Bramantyo.


5. Habibie Ainun (2012)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)
Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

Hanung Bramantyo is trusted to bring up the true story of BJ’s struggle. Habibie. The film, starring Reza Rahadian and Bunga Citra Lestari, succeeded in making the audience baper and even more amazed by the struggle of the 3rd President of the Republic of Indonesia. This film also successfully led Reza Rahadian to win an award as Best Actor and was entitled to take home the Citra Cup.


6. Kartini (2017)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)
Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

After successfully working on the story of Habibie, Hanung Bramantyo returned to working on the story of a national figure. This time he raised the struggle for women’s emancipation initiated by RA. Kartini. Through a film entitled Kartini Hanung Bramantyo presents the story of Kartini in fighting for education for women. Dian Sastrowardoyo was lined up as the main player in this film. Kartini also succeeded in becoming one of the best-selling films and became a box office.


7. Earth of Man (2019)


Film by Hanung Bramantyo.  (IMDb)
Film by Hanung Bramantyo. (IMDb)

Hanung Bramantyo is back with a film full of history. Bumi Manusia is a film based on the novel of the same name by the great Indonesian writer Pramoedya Ananta Toer. By attracting rising young actors Iqbaal Dhiafakhri Ramadhan and Mawar Eva De Jonh as well as the famous theater artist Sha Ine Febriyanti, Bumi Manusia successfully occupied the top position as the film with the most audiences in theaters in 2019.


Those were 7 films by Hanung Bramantyo that were hits and became the best films with many achievements. Which of these films is your favorite movie that will be your choice to watch on the weekend?



Contributor: Safitri Yulikhah

.

Related posts

Leave a Reply