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2002 (Thailand) See more »
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Plot:
Mak, a street urchin in Bangkok, dreams of being a tough gangster. He earns some money as a drugs runner... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Pawarith Monkolpisit ... Bank
Wanatchada Siwapornchai ... Som
Chalermporn Paprach ... Porn
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Saithip Boonyasomphop ... Mobile Phone Girl
Thahet Drimpiun ... Gun Deliverer
Yopakarn Hgarmsomchart ... Mafia
Suraphun Kampharat ... Gun Seller
Tok Payathai ... Mafia
Parakorn Thanundorn ... Mafia
Chairat Thuttitanont ... Gangster
Warittha Unto ... Florist Girl

Directed by
Oxide Pang Chun 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Oxide Pang Chun 

Produced by
Kittikorn Liasirikun .... producer (as Leo Kittikorn)
Brian L. Marcar .... executive producer
Oxide Pang Chun .... producer
Danny Pang .... producer
Udom Piboonlapudom .... producer
 
Original Music by
Orange Music 
 
Cinematography by
Krisorn Buramasing 
Decha Srimantra 
 
Film Editing by
Oxide Pang Chun 
 
Art Direction by
Visarut Piyamulawat 
 
Costume Design by
Saithip Boonyasomphop 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Songsak Mongkolthong .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Vachira Wongsarod .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Decha Srimantra .... camera operator
 
Editorial Department
Panutat Wisetwong .... assistant editor
 

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Also Known As:
"One Take Only" - Hong Kong (English title)
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Runtime:
90 min | Thailand:88 min
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Quotes:
Bank:Flaming fag? Let me tell you guys a joke.
Dao:Yeah...go ahead
Bank:A fag with piles walks into a Doctor's office. The Doctor asks him to wash his ass and then bend over. The Doctor pokes his finger into the guy's ass to find out what's wrong. The fag speaks with happy voice: "Take off your ring or I'll get hurt." The Doctor smiles and says: "It's close to my watch." Ha ha ha...the watch...isn't it funny?
Girl:I didn't get it.
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References Dirty Harry (1971)See more »

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1 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
I struggled to understand it, 24 March 2004
Author: eVissa (eevissa@aol.com) from sheffield, england

the photography was beautiful but i had difficulty understanding what was happening... was there a lot of symbolism?... the 2 goldfishes - do they mean something in Thai culture? there's not much plot, not much happens and it just meanders along. no real start, no real middle and no real end. rather unsatisfying really.

It was difficult to get into the characters as you never felt you got to know them...it was difficult to know which scenes were imaginary and which were real. The move felt chaotic and disjointed. I don't know what the pang brothers were hoping to achieve. Maybe if I were Thai it would make more sense...

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