Prepare to embark on a laughter-filled journey as the eagerly awaited local Malaysian comedy film, “Kau Pilih Siapa?,” hits cinemas across the country starting tomorrow. Crafted to be the ultimate stress buster, this film is bound to captivate audiences of all ages, particularly those who were born in the 90s and later.
Directed by the talented Saifullah Khaisas, a student of the late and legendary Malaysian director, Allahyarham Mamat Khalid, “Kau Pilih Siapa?” marks his fourth cinematic creation. Building upon the legacy of his mentor, Khaisas promises a delightful experience that will leave viewers in stitches.
Leading the stellar cast is none other than the beloved local actor, Syed Mohamad Asri, fondly known as “Usop Wilcha.” Asri, who has graced the silver screen in several of Mamat Khalid’s previous works, brings his signature comedic flair to the role. Joining him are the talented Ava Vanka, known for her appearance in Mamat Khalid’s “Zombi Kampung Pisang,” the charming Ana Ridzuan, the versatile D’boy Hamdan, the effervescent Sathia, the magnetic Wei Tian Tz, the talented Weera Audadi, and many more gifted performers.
“Kau Pilih Siapa?” revolves around the story of Pian C (Usop Wilcha), the head of a loving family who finds himself torn away from his loved ones to make a living. Following the passing of his godfather, Pak Kassim (also the Wakil Rakyat of the village), Pian C is compelled to return to his humble kampung. Before his demise, Pak Kassim entrusted Pian C with the responsibility of carrying on his legacy and becoming the village’s new representative. However, Pian C faces challenges from Pak Kassim’s envious biological son, who plots to undermine him throughout the film.
While delivering its hilarious punches, “Kau Pilih Siapa” also emphasizes the importance of family values and the indomitable spirit of leadership. This heartwarming comedy is not limited to any particular ethnic group, as it resonates with audiences of diverse backgrounds. Regardless of your race, the film boasts numerous relatable elements that evoke a wave of nostalgia, particularly for those who grew up in the kampung during the 90s and beyond. Brace yourself for a flood of cherished memories from your youth as you immerse yourself in this delightful cinematic experience.
For those unfamiliar with the Malay language, fret not! The movie features subtitles that ensure everyone can fully appreciate and understand the humor woven throughout the story.
Don’t miss out on this laughter-packed extravaganza that transcends generations and brings forth a sense of joy and mirth. “Kau Pilih Siapa?” is the movie that will leave you chuckling long after the credits roll.