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‘Twivortiare’ sets A-listers in love triangle

Josa Lukman
Josa Lukman

The Jakarta Post

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Jakarta  /  Thu, August 22, 2019  /  03:31 pm
‘Twivortiare’ sets A-listers in love triangle

Temptation: Romantic drama ‘Twivortiare’, sees (from left) Reza Rahadian, Raihaanun and Denny Sumargo caught in a love triangle. (JP/Wienda Parwitasari)

This August seems to be a prime month for Indonesian cinema, with a number of high-profile movies set to hit theaters. Bracing for tough competition from period drama Bumi Manusia (This Earth of Mankind) and superhero flick Gundala is Twivortiare, which sees A-listers Reza Rahadian, Raihaanun and Denny Sumargo caught in a love triangle. Set to hit theaters on Aug. 29, the movie is a condensed adaptation of Ika Natassa’s two popular novels – Divortiare and its sequel Twivortiare. Directed by Benni Setiawan, the romantic drama follows the relationship of workaholic surgeon Beno Wicaksono (Reza) and successful banker Alexandra Rhea (Raihaanun) and their whirlwind romance of dating, marriage and eventual divorce when Alexandra then finds a new flame in Denny Ibrahim (Denny). Reza says that moviegoers can easily relate to the story as most people have experienced the u...