LEGEND OF GATOTAKACA: A Hero Awakens in the Hyper-Kinetic Indonesian Superhero Pic Hitting HI-YAH! This Month!

If you’re fatigued from watching all the domestic comic book and super hero movies on this side of the pond and are looking for something a little different in the genre, let me direct your attention to this new film from Indonesia. To top it off, it also features some extreme talent from The Raid films and John Wick: Chapter 3 in Yayan Ruhian and Cecep Arif Rahman. So that should peek your interest and from the looks of the trailer, this superhero flick packs an extreme punch.

The movie is called LEGEND OF GATOTAKACA, and it’s ready to hit the HI-YAH! this month on February 17th before hitting Blu-Ray & DVD on March 21st. Check out the hard hitting action and stylish imagery in the new trailer below!

After witnessing the shocking murder of his best friend by a masked assassin with terrifying superpowers, Yuda stumbles upon a secret prophecy long concealed by powerful people. After unlocking dormant abilities of his own, Yuda discovers that he—an ordinary college kid with no belief in the old legends—may very well be the key to winning the upcoming battle against an ancient evil.

After a superpowered assassin kills his best friend, a young man uncovers a secret prophecy that will be key to surviving the battle against an ancient evil in the superhero origin storyLEGEND OF GATOTAKACA, which debuts exclusively on the martial arts streaming service Hi-YAH! February 17, before landing on Digital, Blu-ray and DVD March 21from Well Go USA Entertainment. Directed by award-winning filmmaker Hanung Bramantyo (Getting Married),LEGEND OF GATOTAKACA stars Rizky Nazar (Mecca I’m Coming, Bittersweet Seventeen), Yasmin Napper (Imperfect), Edward Akbar (A Man Called Ahok, Foxtrot Six), Sigi Wimala (Macabre), Yayan Ruhian (The Raid 2, The Raid: Redemption, John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum, Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens), and Cecep Arif Rahman (The Raid 2, John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum, Gundala).

LEGEND OF GATOTAKACA has a runtime of approximately 130 minutes and is not rated.

Country of Origin: Indonesia


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