In the 1940s, Malays were world-renowned for their seafaring skills. Being of Bugis descent, they navigated the sea with natural ease and were often the favored seamen for international shipping lines. Pulang tells the story of one such sailor. Othman, a fisherman from a small village in Malacca, leaves his family behind to sail the world, with hopes to return home one day with worldly riches and deserved pride. After decades at sea, however, his low wages as a deckhand leaves him disillusioned. He contemplates returning home to his family but ended up settling down in Liverpool, England. 60 years later, his grandson, Ahmad, journeys halfway across the world in search of his grandfather. Inspired by true events, Pulang tells the story of two men who yearn to find the only place they belong: HOME.Pulang featuring Remy Ishak and Puteri Aishah is streaming with subscription on Netflix. It's a drama and romance movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (487 votes).
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#741 Ranked in Based On True Story Movies
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#6403 Ranked in Romance Movies
Pulang has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (487 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.