Prachya Pinkaew "Ong-Bak" poster

Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior

Ong-Bak: Muay Thai Warrior (องค์บาก) Director: Prachya Pinkaew Written: Prachya Pinkaew, Panna Rittikrai, Suphachai Sittiaumponpan Country: Thailand Year: 2003 “Ong Bak – The Thai Warrior” on Amazon. Whenever I hear someone talking about Thai movies, the first one mentioned is … Continue reading

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Thoughts and reflections on Thai movie history

Before I go into the Thai movie month I will begin with an overview of Thai movie history. It dates back all the way to birth of cinema, when brothers Lumière toured Southeast Asia and screened their films. After seeing … Continue reading