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Release Date:
9 September 2004 (Thailand) See more »
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Tagline:
The most terrifying images are the ones that are real.
Plot:
A young photographer and his girlfriend discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after a tragic accident. They soon learn that you can not escape your past. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
1 win & 1 nomination See more »
NewsDesk:
(85 articles)
Review: Pee Mak Phrakanong is a Thai Horror Comedy Deserving of its Success
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probably the best Asian horror after the ring See more (121 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Ananda Everingham ... Tun
Natthaweeranuch Thongmee ... Jane
Achita Sikamana ... Natre
Unnop Chanpaibool ... Tonn
Titikarn Tongprasearth ... Jim
Sivagorn Muttamara ... Meng
Chachchaya Chalemphol ... Tonn's Wife
Kachormsak Naruepatr ... Tee
Apichart Chusakul ... Magazine Editor (as Abhijati Jusakul)
Binn Kitchachonpong ... Asst. Magazine Editor
Panitan Mavichak ... Nuch
Samruay Jaratjaroonpong ... Man 1
Jitlada Korsangvichal ... Nurse 1
Duangporn Sontikhan ... Nurse 2
Panu Puntoomsinchal ... Groom
Saifon Nanthawanchal ... Bride
Tanapon Chansming ... Aum
Thamonwan Srinatsomsuk ... Toosie
Watthanaporn Wannacome ... Woman 1
Natraya Rotthirawanit ... Woman 2
Sawai Poomring ... Monk
Twich Chombuatong ... Novice
Teranet Jongaramrungrueng ... Disciple
Vasana Chalakorn ... Natre's mother
Krai Kanchit ... Natre's neighbor
Manop Boonvipat ... Doctor (voice) (as Manop Boonwipas)
Suthiphong Bhibalkul ... TV narrator (voice)
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Directed by
Banjong Pisanthanakun 
Parkpoom Wongpoom 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Banjong Pisanthanakun 
Sopon Sukdapisit 
Parkpoom Wongpoom 

Produced by
Yodphet Sudsawad .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Chatchai Pongprapaphan 
 
Cinematography by
Niramon Ross 
 
Film Editing by
Manop Boonvipat 
Lee Chatametikool 
 
Casting by
Panjai Sirisuwan 
 
Production Design by
Surat Kadeeroj 
 
Production Management
Sangrawee Jongsinkul .... production manager
 
Sound Department
Roberto Cappannelli .... sound re-recording mixer
Suphot Raksa .... sound re-recording mixer
Boom Suvagondha .... assistant sound mixer
Thaweep Suvagondha .... boom operator
Traithep Wongpaiboon .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Other crew
Pimsuda Boonham .... production coordinator
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Shutter: The Original" - USA (DVD title)
"Shutter: They Are Around Us" - USA (DVD title)
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Runtime:
97 min | Hong Kong:93 min (DVD version)
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
In the scene where Tun and Jane examine ghost photos affixed to a wall, there is a enlarged photo of a ghost standing near bookshelves with tables in the foreground. This is a screenshot from the Williard Library "ghostcam". The Willard Library is located in Evansville, Indiana USA and in recent years, has become very popular for its website where visitors can view the webcam surveilance 24 hours a day for paranormal activity.See more »
Goofs:
Audio/visual unsynchronized: During the scene where Tun and Jane visit the Spirit Photography Guy and are talking with him, the camera faces them and shows a sliver of the guy on the right side of the screen (this alternates). In one of those shots, his mouth is moving, but nothing is spoken.See more »
Quotes:
Tun:[Tun is working in the dark room when someone walks beside him and stands there. He does not look up]
Tun:Jane? You're early.
Tun:[Telephone rings outside, Tun goes to answer it] Hello?
Jane:Tun. Its Jane. I'm going to be a little late today.
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Soundtrack:
Win-Yan-Nai-Parp-TaiSee more »

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36 out of 47 people found the following review useful.
probably the best Asian horror after the ring, 9 March 2005
Author: rapidperambulator from United Kingdom

Not that i've seen every Asian horror movie out there of course. i've seen most of the biggies though - ring, ring 2, ju-on, dark water, cure, plus some others i can't remember the names of, and this is up there with the best.

Style-wise its not very original and borrows heavily from the Ring in its presentation, but whats wrong with that? Especially when its done as well as this. It's also scarier than the ring in terms of jump-out- of-the-seat moments, though it doesn't have any scenes quite on a par with the ring's freaky crawl out the telly scene, but then that's probably the best horror scene ever so I can forgive it for that! As well as the scares you've got good acting, good well structured plot and a really great ending - I didn't see it coming at all.

In conclusion, if you liked the ring you will love this. 9/10

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