In the 21st century, there are so many horror movies from Indonesia that have sprung up, maybe one of the reasons is that there are so many horror fans in that country. Even so, of the many movies, there are only 5 Best Indonesian Horror Movie in 21 Century!.
Uniquely, almost all horror movies from Indonesia are always associated with their culture. So that gives us a little picture of the country.
1. The Queen of Black Magic
A 2019 Movie by director Kimo Stamboel was written by Joko Anwar is based on the 1981 movie of the same name.
The story focuses on 3 families who return to visit the orphanage where they grew up. Their goal is to visit the caretaker of the orphanage who is old and sick. But that night, they all get terror accompanied by strange events related to the Dark Arts.
The black magic displayed is following the culture of the local community in Indonesia.
2. Satan’s Slave
This is a story about a family who is struggling mentally and financially. Their mother had been suffering from a strange illness for years, and when she died the family was terrorized by many ghosts.
The terrible incident turned out to be related to his mother who had experienced the heyday of being a singer.
Just like the previous movie, Satan’s Slave (2019) is a remake of the movie of the same name which was released in 1980.
Released in 2010 and directed by Mo Brothers, the story focuses on a group of people trapped in a house with a cruel owner.
At first, they gave a ride to one of the residents of the house, because it was too late they were offered to stay overnight. But the hospitality they got turned out to be a cover from the owner of the house.
Because they begin to experience various terrible things, even those who try to escape will always fail.