The Potato House: The Beginning (2019) is an Indonesian horror film released on November 21, 2019. The film was directed by Rizal Mantovani and written by Rocky Soraya (story) and Agam Suharto (script). Starring Luna Maya, Christian Sugiono, Jajang C. Noer, and Epy Kusnandar and produced by Hitmaker Studios Production House. The Potato House Film: The Beginning is not a prequel to the film ‘Potato House’ which aired in 2012.
The film House Potatoes: The Beginning (2019) tells the story of Adrian (Christian Sugiono) and Sofie (Luna Maya). They are a couple of horror novel writers who get the challenge to make the latest novel based on their own experience. Together with their children and grandmother, they came to the house of Sofie’s parents who were in the middle of a potato plantation in Bandung to look for inspiration.
Unbeknownst to them, at that house, there was a tragic event in which a small child died falling into a cauldron that was being used to boil potatoes. Strange things also often occur at night when they smell the aroma of potatoes or hear the cries of small children. Slowly, the stories from their horror novels come true. The only way to survive is that they have to find out, what exactly happened in that house?