"Tanda Putera" delayed to 15 Nov

  • Obama: 8 Million Healthcare Signups

    Obama: 8 Million Healthcare Signups

    Obama: 8 Million Healthcare Signups

    President Barack Obama gave a briefing Thursday announcing 8 million people have signed up under the Affordable Care Act. He blasted continued Republican efforts to repeal the law. (April 17) …

  • Obama Hopeful on Ukraine, Will Watch Russians

    Obama Hopeful on Ukraine, Will Watch Russians

    Obama Hopeful on Ukraine, Will Watch Russians

    President Barack Obama says he hopes Russia lives up to an agreement with Ukraine that was forged at a meeting in Geneva, but he adds that Russia's previous actions give him concern. (April 17) …

  • AP Top Stories April 17 P

    AP Top Stories April 17 P

    AP Top Stories April 17 P

    Here's the latest news for Thursday, April 17th: Diplomats reach deal on Ukraine; Captain's actions questioned in South Korea ferry disaster; Underwater images don't show anything from missing plane; Royal couple visits Echo Point in Australia. …

17 Aug – Following the amount of controversy surrounding Datuk Paduka Shuhaimi Baba's latest directorial feature, "Tanda Putera", the director herself has undertaken to address concerns about the release date, which was previously rumoured to see delays, and as of 15 August, it has been announced that the new release date for the historical film is 15 November.

"This date has been given to us by FINAS. The September 13 postponement is not an issue with us and we are happy with this new date. We believe that the start of the school holidays will be an optimum time for the film's release and allows more time to plan its promotion and we thank FINAS for taking this lead," said Shuhaimi Baba, who is fondly known as Shumi by her fans.

Aside from wanting to reveal the new release date for "Tanda Putera", Shumi held the special press conference to put the controversies and criticisms of the film to rest once and for all.

According to Shumi, there have been allegations that a prominent DAP leader has been featured in this film, which she reiterated, "is not true".

"Since the release of the film's 90 seconds trailer, many baffling false and baseless accusations have been made about the film on the Internet by those who have obviously not seen the film and are not the usual patrons of local films. Some have even gone a step further to ask for a boycott of a film they have not seen," the award-winning director exclaimed in disgust.

She added, "We will go to any lengths to defend our film because it is our right as filmmakers to do this and also because of the hard work by the producers and actors that have went into this film. Come on Malaysians, we are so much better than this. Don't stoop to such lengths to criticize a film just because others say so, or because it does not cater to your beliefs. It is a product of much intensive research."

"Tanda Putera" stars Rusdi Ramli, Faezah Elai, Zizan Nin and Linda Hashim and is set to be released on 15 November 2012. The film tells the story about Malaysia's second Prime Minister, Tun Razak (Rusdi Ramli) and his Deputy, Tun Ismail (Zizan Nin), their friendship and struggles in healing the nation after the riots until their untimely passing.

Follow @YahooMalaysia on LINE for daily entertainment updates.

Loading...
  • Kris Dayanti pilih Malaysia
    Azizah Saleh - Tupai
    Kris Dayanti pilih Malaysia 12 hours ago
    Kris Dayanti pilih Malaysia

    Diva popular Indonesia membuat kemunculan kembali dan memilih Malaysia sebagai destinasi untuk melancarkan album terbarunya khas buat tatapan peminatnya di negara ini. …

  • Mila Kunis & Ashton Kutcher bakal timang anak perempuan
    Mila Kunis & Ashton Kutcher bakal timang anak perempuan

    Walaupun masih belum mengesahkan berita kehamilan mereka, pasangan pelakon Hollywood ini dikatakan bakal menimang cahaya mata perempuan. …

  • Zizan rancang kahwini kekasih Januari 2015
    Hana Ahmad - Tupai
    Zizan rancang kahwini kekasih Januari 2015 17 hours ago
    Zizan rancang kahwini kekasih Januari 2015

    Pelawak dan pengacara popular ini merancang untuk mengahwini aktres Emma Maembong pada awal tahun 2015 dan ingin urus karier sendiri. …

  • Miley slams ‘ignorant stories’
    Cover Media
    Miley slams ‘ignorant stories’ 7 hours ago
    Miley slams ‘ignorant stories’

    Miley Cyrus has slammed “ignorant stories” about her ongoing illness, insisting they are scaring her family and fans. …

  • Aguilera: Baby loves NY!
    Cover Media
    Aguilera: Baby loves NY! 7 hours ago
    Aguilera: Baby loves NY!

    Christina Aguilera gushes over her unborn child. …

  • Ketahui kesalahan ketika bersolek
    Azwa Iela - Tupai
    Ketahui kesalahan ketika bersolek 17 hours ago
    Ketahui kesalahan ketika bersolek

    Di sini kami ingin berkongsi dengan anda tentang beberapa kesalahan ketika anda bersolek. …

  • Makanan yang boleh kawal penyakit
    Azwa Iela - Tupai
    Makanan yang boleh kawal penyakit Wed, Apr 16, 2014 11:08 AM MYT
    Makanan yang boleh kawal penyakit

    Di sini kami ingin berkongsi informasi mengenai beberapa jenis makanan yang baik untuk tubuh badan anda. …

  • Rawatan bawah mata dan kedutan!
    Hana Ahmad - Tupai
    Rawatan bawah mata dan kedutan! Wed, Apr 16, 2014 11:08 AM MYT
    Rawatan bawah mata dan kedutan!

    Masalah lingkaran hitam bawah mata serta kedutan boleh diatasi dengan mengamalkan tips-tips mudah berikut. …

  • Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child
    KEN THOMAS - Associated Press
    Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child 15 minutes ago
    Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it the year of the baby: Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this year. …

  • Dapatkah Pelat Dipulihkan?
    Yahoo Newsroom
    Dapatkah Pelat Dipulihkan? Thu, Sep 19, 2013 1:54 PM MYT
    Dapatkah Pelat Dipulihkan?

    Pelat bukanlah disebabkan oleh lidah yang pendek. Apakah punca pelat? …

Comments on Yahoo pages are subject to our link to Comments Guidelines. You are responsible for any content that you post. Yahoo is not responsible or liable in any way for comments posted by its users. Yahoo does not in any way endorse or support comments made by its users.