Are you a fan of the Malaysian film ‘Puteri Gunung Ledang’ ?
If you are, it's time to get excited.
The epic film will be available on Netflix starting 26 November.
A legendary story
According to a report in Malay Mail
, the movie starring Datuk M. Nasir, Puan Sri Tiara Jacquelina, Datuk Rahim Razali and Adlin Aman Ramlie, was the first big-budget Malaysian movie ever made costing US4mil.
The movie which is a Malay legend about a Javanese princess caught in a love triangle with the Malaccan warrior Hang Tuah and Sultan Mahmud, was also the first Malaysian film to be submitted to the Academy Awards in 2004.
“Puteri Gunung Ledang was my first film, and very close to my heart.
“The film is based on a legend that many Malaysians have grown up with and is an important part of our cultural heritage.
“I’m excited to share this film again with Malaysians and a regional audience, especially the younger generation who may not have had a chance to watch it yet,” said the movie’s director Saw Teong Hin in a press release.
Don’t forget to catch the movie on Netflix!