Zombi Kilang Biskut And Other Local Horror Movies With Super Basic Titles

"Boss, teh tarik bungkus satu! Ikat tepi, ok?"

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1. Hantu Dalam Botol Kicap or Ghost in soy sauce bottle

Guess where the spooky ghost lives at?! Botol kicap lah!

2. Zombi Kilang Biskut

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Cookie factory zombies! If you are wondering if the zombies have a thing for biskut, they don't. The biskut factory was only ever used for the zombies to make their grand entrance for their first scene.

3. Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam

Pontianak Harum Sundal Malam directly translates into Pontianak scent of the tuber rose. The lead, Maryam, is very fond of the fragrant Sundal Malam flower, thus the namesake. A rose-scented vampire? How cool is that!

Tuber Rose or also known as *sundal malam*

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4. Hantu Kak Limah Balik Rumah

"Honey, I'm hooome!"

5. Hantu Bungkus Ikat Tepi

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"Boss, teh tarik bungkus satu! Ikat tepi, ok?"

6. Kawan Aku Mati Dalam Rumah Sewa

My friend died in a rented house does sound very sad and a little spooky. Anybody living in a rented house?

7. Hantu Bonceng

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Ghost that gets a lift

A movie dedicated to all the ghosts that dislike walking and enjoy hitching free rides with motorists.

8. Usop Wilcha Dalam Werewolf Dari Bangladesh

Wilcha survive from the clutches of a Bangladeshi werewolf?

9. Hantu Nan Sempit, or The Ghost of Tight Nan

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'Nan' here refers to the short-form of the lead male character's name, Adnan, and no, not roti naan. (but hey, new movie title idea!)

10. Jangan Pandang Belakang

Don't look back is one of the highest grossing Malaysian movies of all time with its classic plot of kampung spirits with a serious case of trouble letting go.

11. Jangan Pandang Belakang Congkak

A horror comedy/parody of Jangan Pandang Belakang and Congkak, Don't look back congkak combines the quirkiest elements from both the horror movies.

12. Jangan Pandang Belakang Boleh

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Don't look back, can?

A parody of one of the 'creepiest' Malaysian horror movies ever made, Jangan Pandang Belakang, this one has a similar plot, except that the ghost in Jangan Pandang Belakang Boleh is rather quirky (check out the GIF).

Guess what? The horror movies aren't the only ones with such creative titles. Creative juices must have been flowing when they decided on these two names!

Kecil-Kecil Cili Api

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Small, small, fiery chilli

Besar jadi jalapeno?

Amir dan Loqman Pergi Ke Laut

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Amir and Lokman go to the sea

The main aim of the lead characters, you guessed it, Amir and Lokman, is to sell drinks by the beach to beautiful foreigners.

What other Malaysian movie titles that you thought was one of a kind?

If the Malaysians are unbeatable with their epic movie titles, then the Indians just love coming up with the MOST ridiculous movies!

On the contrary, these Malaysian movies are so beautifully made to best reflect the rich, diverse Malaysian cultures and societies. Must watch!