Best new Malaysian Movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best Malaysian movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are M.S. Prem Nath, Raja Mukhriz Bin R. & Ahmed Kamaruddin Malaysia's biggest directors?

Producing only about 20 films anually, Malaysia isn’t by far as big as its neighbours Indonesia and Thailand. Where to start when you’d like to enjoy some Malaysian movies? Scroll down!

New Malaysian movies in 2018

Top movies up for release in 2018


    Best Malaysian movies of 2017

    Top rated 2017 Malaysian movies

    • Voyage to Terengganu

      DIRECTOR: Amir Muhammad
      CAST: Badrul Hisham Ismail Amir Muhammad

      Director Amir Muhammad, one of the key figures in Malaysian art cinema nowadays, travels to Terengganu, a remote and conservative part of the country. Guided by an old book about the region, 'Voyage to Kelantan' (1838), he tries to figure out what the nature its residents is. A beautiful, magic realist documentary. Read more

      RATING: 84/100

      RELEASE DATE: January 31st, 2017

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    Best Malaysian movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

    2010's best rated Malaysian movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    • The Journey

      DIRECTOR: Keng Guan Chiu
      CAST: Sai Peng Lee Ben Pfeiffer Joanne Yew

      The concept of culture not as a collection of customs but as an expression of love inspires this journey that pans across continents to find the genuine relevance and... Read more

      RATING: 76/100

      RELEASE DATE: January 30th, 2014

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    • Ophilia

      DIRECTOR: Raja Mukhriz Bin R. Ahmed Kamaruddin
      CAST: Pekin Ibrahim Que Haidar Kodi Rasheed

      Ophilia is a story that introduces one to the value and celebration of friendship and love through three skin heads who along their journey explore the dimensions of true... Read more

      RATING: 72/100

      RELEASE DATE: December 18th, 2014

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    • Men Who Save the World

      DIRECTOR: Seng Tat Liew
      CAST: Jjamal Ahmed Harun Salim Bachik Muhammad Farhan Bin Mohamad Nizam

      An abandoned house is temporarily occupied by an African immigrant whose shadow is mistaken for a ghost by a nearby villager thereby, instigating a flurry of hilarious... Read more

      RATING: 68/100

      RELEASE DATE: November 27th, 2014

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    • Bunohan

      DIRECTOR: Dain Said
      CAST: Faizal Hussein Zahiril Adzim Pekin Ibrahim

      The movie represents a complicated story that is weaved from the fabrics of murder, passion and haunting memories of an ailing father and his three estranged sons. Read more

      RATING: 58/100

      RELEASE DATE: March 8th, 2012

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