If you think Malaysians are done with ‘Kampong Pisang’ fever, well they’re pretty much not over it.
’18 Puasa Di Kampong Pisang’ managed to collect over RM5 million after seven weeks of its premiere.
But the franchise’s success didn’t stop there – its spin-off musical ‘Kampong Pisang Musikal Raya Istimewa’ cashed in RM1 million at Astro First within four days of its premiere.
Vice President, Head of Astro Shaw & Nusantara, Raja Jastina Raja Arshad says she’s thankful that the franchise has gotten amazing support and was proven by the earnings at the box office for both film and musical.
18 Puasa Di Kampong Pisang' is actually a mash up of two popular Mamat Khalid productions namely 'Kampong Pisang' along with '16 Puasa' and '17 Puasa'.
The movie revolves around the villagers of Kampong Pisang who do not observe religious norms during Ramadan and how the consequences of their actions.
So, if you're looking for some light-hearted family-friendly entertainment, you can catch '18 Puasa Di Kampong Pisang' and musical ‘Kampong Pisang Musikal Raya Istimewa’ on Astro First (CH 480) or stream it on Astro GO or On Demand.