Naga Bonar

Synopsis: Naga Bonar is a pickpocket. During the withdrawal of the Japanese occupying forces from Indonesia in 1945 he declares himself a general of the Liberation Forces. Soon a mask becomes his true self, and he becomes a true soldier and patriot.
Genre: Comedy, War
95 min

Get out ... Get out.

It's nice to be Japanese soldiers.

They got food ...

got cigarette ...

- ... but no work to do.

- What do you mean nice?

We are a way better.

Nobody rules us.

If you want to eat

for free, then go to jail.

Bang ... Bang ...

The fortune smiles at you,

but you prefer to go away

This is Bang ...

- Cabe, Sir ...

- Cabe ...

Ichoto ...

- Arigato.

- Arigato.

Bang Naga is here ...

Hey, hei you look poor.

- Heh, Thamrin ... - Hey, Bang.

- Still do your business here?

- o, I closed it already.

- Ah, Naga ...

Do you still study at school?

- I guess so.

- How is it,Bang ?

Everything is fine.

- Where is Bang Pohan ?

- He is inside.

Please come inside.

- Where have you guys been?

- Ah, Bang Pohan ...

Like usual, Bang ...

We have just taken some days to rest.

- People are prepared for war...

- Hah, war ?

The independence of Indonesia

has been announced in Jakarta.

You guys didn't know about that?

What did we know when we were prisoned?

- Please listen.

- Is it ready, Bang ?

Hey, the youth of Indonesia ...

arise all of you. Our country has

claimed its independence.

War is about to start.

Listen to the call of our mother nature.

If Netherland comes again,

we shall fight them.

Have your drink, Naga. Come on...

Today is free.

This is my share ...

Please buy some cigarette, Bang.

I haven't smoked at all for two weeks.

Yes, Bang ...

- Murat.

- What ?

how much would you pay for this watch?

Whose watch is it that

you snatched this time?

Our people is already poor,

yet you still steal from them.

That belongs to a Japanese soldier.

Hah ? A Japanese's?

- That's great. - Whos says I am not

a great person? Huh?


- I told you ...

- What did you tell me?

You have to undergo some treatment.

- Where do you live?

- In Medan.

I know you live in Medan.

I often saw you in Kesawan.

Do you work there?

If you don't have a home,

you can stay here for a while.

It's not necessary.

Kirana ...

Yes, Dad ?

Ask the maid to prepare a room.

For what, Dad?

We have a patient here.

Okay, Pa.

Wait a moment.

- My daughter will prepare everything

for you. - Zulmi ...

How much does his treatment cost?

Don't worry about that.

Who is the politiheider, Pohan ?

Why do you still ask?

This is the national radio of

the repuclic of Indonesia.

The first English troops

have arrived at Tanjung Priuk Harbor.

The Dutch then followed them....

This have been predicted before.

The Government of Indonesia

will soon protest against it.

The Dutch follow the allied troops everywhere, ...

... then they spread some provocation.

Indonesian people will fight against it.

Whoever granted with health

and possesses any kind of weapon...

... is expected to fight in the front lines

for the sake of the independence of Indonesia.

Meanwhile at the backlines there is

demolished to ...

... spies and traitors.

Dr. Zulmi, a famous doctor,

is considered a traitor.

An army led by Mariam has surrounded

his house, ...

... but he had already fleed before.

Well. Look ...

Look. This is cheese....

Cheese ...

This is a proof that Zulmi is

indeed a spy for Dutch.

- See ... - Right, Bang.

- Bang Mariam ...

- This is his picture.

- Where is his daughter? - She's not here.

- Where is his horse?

- It's also not here, Bang.


troop led by Naga Bonar

has defeated the enemy...

...and now they are taking

the amunition warehouse apart.

Hey, Tie them up.

Take over!

- Take over and unload the warehouse.

- Let's go... unload ...

The troop of Tank, move!

Tank Division ...

- Tank Division.

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Asrul Sani

Asrul Sani (10 June 1927 – 11 January 2004) was an Indonesian writer, poet and screenwriter. more…

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