Laughter is truly the best medicine, and there’s no better way to lift your spirits than with a side-splitting comedy movie. Whether you’re in need of a good chuckle or a belly laugh, comedy films offer a delightful escape from reality. Here are 4 Indonesian comedy movie recommendations that are guaranteed to tickle your funny bone.
- “Cek Toko Sebelah” (2016)
Known early as a stand-up comedian, Ernest Prakasa then penetrated the world of cinema. He directed a comedy film with the title “Cek Toko Sebelah”. The film tells the story of the struggle of a teenager who graduated abroad who returns home to take over his family business. The drama story wrapped in comedy successfully shakes the stomachs of the audience while stamping Ernest’s name as one of the filmmakers to be reckoned with in the country.
- “Yowis Ben” (2016)
Yowis Ben tells the story of Bayu (Bayu Skak), the son of a ‘pecel’ seller who lives in a simple house. This movie tells a story about several boys initiative to create a group band calles “Yowis Band” to approach a beautiful girl in their school
- “Susah Sinyal” (2017)
This Indonesian comedy film tells the story of a mother who is super busy because of her job as a lawyer and as a result neglecting her daughter. Although the message that this film wants to convey is quite deep, namely the importance of the presence of parents on children’s growth and development, the conflict of the film is mixed in a funny way so that it does not seem heavy and even invites laughter.
- “Orang Kaya Baru” (2019)
As the title suggests, this film tells the story of a family with a mediocre economic life who suddenly gets rich. Although they live in limitations, they are actually more compact and very grateful for life. However, all that changed when their father died.
Apparently, all this time the father kept his wealth and wealth secret. Then the family turned into rich people because of inheritance. The various silly behaviors of this family are very intriguing and guaranteed to make the audience laugh.