Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam

Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam, also known as Pontianak Scent of the Tuber Rose or Fragrant Night Vampire, is a 2004 Malaysian horror film directed and written by Shuhaimi Baba. Starring Maya Karin, the film is about a restless spirit (pontianak) Meriam who seeks revenge upon those who killed her. The film was released on 20 May 2004 and was a major box office success in Malaysia.

Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam
Directed byShuhaimi Baba
Produced byPersona Pictures
Written byShuhaimi Baba
StarringMaya Karin
Azri Iskandar
Distributed byGolden Satellite
Release date
  • 20 May 2004 (2004-05-20)

A sequel, Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam 2, was released in 2005. It is about Meriam continuing her revenge on the family of Marsani until Zali, a son of Marsani dies for saving her daughter Maria.


  • Maya Karin - Meriam, the Primadonna whose death brought about the Pontianak / Maria, Meriam's incarnation
  • Azri Iskandar - Marsani, Daniel's love rival and Meriam's killer
  • Rosyam Nor - Asmadi, Marsani's adopted son
  • Ida Nerina - Sitam, Meriam's caretaker & Laila's eldest sister
  • Kavita Sidhu - Anna, Norman's wife
  • Eizlan Yusof - Norman, Asmadi's adopted son
  • Nanu Baharuddin - Laila, Meriam's friend & Sitam's sister
  • Shahronizam Noor - Daniel, Meriam's husband
  • Leya - Rafiah, Asmadi's girlfriend
  • Datuk Aziz Sattar - Tok Selampit, Meriam's dance teacher
  • Isma Hasnor - (Extra)
  • Juwita Ismail - Pontianak

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