Revenge of the Pontianak
Revenge of the Pontianak, or Dendam Pontianak is a 2019 Singaporean Malay-language romantic horror film. In the film, a couple and a village is being terrorised by a beautiful Pontianak, who has arrived to take revenge on a guy she loves forever.
|Revenge of the Pontianak|
|Directed by||Glen Goei, Gavin Yap|
|Written by||Glen Goei, Gavin Yap|
Tiger Tiger Pictures
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It is 1965 in a village in Malaysia. Khalid and Siti, a couple is preparing for their wedding day with the help from the villagers. Soon after, the village suffers horrific deaths and supernatural happenings, causing fear and paranoia among the villagers. This is because, a female ghost: the beautiful Pontianak has arrived and terrorised the village. She is taking revenge on Khalid. How will their story go?
A pontianak is a female vampire ghost of a woman who had died during pregnancy or childbirth in the Southeast Asian folklore.
- "The pontianak tells her story". The Straits Times.
- "Glen Goei humanises a ghost in 'Revenge of the Pontianak', and Nur Fazura saw a pontianak on set". Yahoo Singapore.
- "Fazura relates encounter with 'pontianak' on movie set". The Star.