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About landakungu (Dane Anwar)

Landakungu is the blog of Dane Anwar, a native Jakartan. She loves to travel, read comics, novels, and watch films. After spending 5 years living in Taiwan and 4 months in China, she is finally back in Indonesia, which is going to be her new base for more travels and other interestng things.

Dangal

5 out of 5 “Dangal” is Hindi word for wrestling. Like the sport, the film is intense and exhillirating. It is based on a true story of Phogat Sisters, four sisters plus two female cousins from Haryana, India who are … Continue reading

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Headshot

2 out of 5 If The Raid and The Raid 2 each got 5 stars, then Headshot is just eeeehh… Ironically 4 of the actors here were in The Raid 2. But the acting…. Good Lord! It seems like everybody … Continue reading

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Dawn of Justice

2 out of 5 Zack Snyder should never be allowed to direct ANYTHING again! This film is an emotional blackmail to all fans. Forcing them to watch this atrocity just based on the sentiments toward the characters. Shame shame shame. … Continue reading

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Cinderella

2 out of 5 Little Mermaid sacrifices her life for the sake of the prince. Belle has the power every beauty stylist wanted, the ultimate makeover. While Ella has her remarkably beautiful glass slippers. Practically, the glass slippers are the … Continue reading

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Sukiyaki Western: Django

5 out of 5 It took me 8 years to finally got my hands on this gem, and it was worth the searches and patience. For those of you who don’t know who Takashi Miike is, he is the Japanese … Continue reading

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Melodies from the greens

White Shoes and the Couples Company performing in Tanah Tingal There are too many shopping malls in Jakarta. It’s not like the people need them, it’s just the way to get the most tax, rather than keeping an open space. … Continue reading

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pak raden

The National Monument (Monas) is always such a mess. For many years, the government is trying to kick hawkers out of the area to make it more civilised, and it has been a constant battle of will – a cat … Continue reading

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