Nonzee Nimibutr "Nang Nak" poster

Nang Nak

Nang Nak (นางนาก) Director: Nonzee Nimibutr Written: Wisit Sasanatieng Country: Thailand Year: 1999 “Nang Nak” on Amazon. “Nang Nak” is not simply another ghost story. It is a Thai legend, deep rooted in the nation’s psyche and imagination. It has … Continue reading

Chookiat Sakveerakul "The Love of Siam" poster

The Love of Siam

The Love of Siam (รักแห่งสยาม) Director: Chookiat Sakveerakul Written: Chookiat Sakveerakul Country: Thailand Year: 2007 “Love of Siam” on Amazon. “The Love of Siam” is a teen love story with a twist. The twist is that it’s a gay teen romance … Continue reading

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (ลุงบุญมีระลึกชาติ) Director: Apichatpong “Joe” Weerasethakul Written: Apichatpong “Joe” Weerasethakul Country: Thailand Year: 2010 “Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives” on Amazon. “Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past lives” is part … Continue reading

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