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A young working woman has to follow obscure advice by an old sage in order to prevent a worst-case scenario. A returning nightmare of a family home built by her deceased mother for the still-living father in the hereafter gives her and her fortune teller the necessary instructions. A loving, yet complex tale of the new Thai middle class. Houses are built, family members live in parallel worlds and the presence is a very Asian mix of the 19th and 21st Centuries. Written by Handbill Paradise <handbill@usa.net>

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20 February 1997 (Germany)  »

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Fan ba karaoke  »

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The original Thai title means, word-for-word, "Dream Crazy Karaoke". See more »

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