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Release Date:
21 January 2004 (Thailand) See more »
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Plot:
A hapless bodyguard is fired from his client's son for the death of his clients father. The son is then hunted by assassins who do not want him to inherit his fathers company. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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NewsDesk:
(7 articles)
Panna Rittikrai dies aged 53
 (From ScreenDaily. 21 July 2014, 2:42 AM, PDT)

Thai Martial Arts Choreographer Panna Ritthikrai Dead At 53
 (From Twitch. 20 July 2014, 3:52 AM, PDT)

Tony Jaa Eyes Fast & Furious 7 Role
 (From Comingsoon.net. 23 August 2013)

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Cast

  (in credits order)

Petchtai Wongkamlao ... Wong Kom
Pumwaree Yodkamol ... Pok
Piphat Apiraktanakorn ... Chaichol Petchpantakarn (as Pipat Apiruktanakorn)
Surachai Juntimatorn ... Chot Petchpantakarn
Aranya Namwong ... Rattana Petchpantakarn
Suthep Prayoonpitak ... Choung Petchpantakarn
Wachara Pan-Iom ... Songpol
Yingyong Yodbuangarm ... Artit
Apaporn Nakornsawan ... Mae Jam
Wannakit Sirioput ... Tony
Choosak Iamsook ... Songpol Gangster #1
Samart Payakarun ... Songpol Gangster #2 (as Samart Payak-Arun)
Sayan Meungjarern ... Songpol Gangster #4 (as Sayan Doksadao)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Tony Jaa ... Supermarket Fighter (as Panom Yeerum)
Davorin Nikolavcic ... News Reporter

Garrett Brawith ... Additional Voices (uncredited) (voice: English version)

Libby Brien ... Additional Voices (voice: English version) (uncredited)

Philip Hersh ... Additional Voices (uncredited) (voice: English version)
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Directed by
Panna Rittikrai 
Petchtai Wongkamlao 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Thanapat Taweesuk  written by
Petchtai Wongkamlao  story
Petchtai Wongkamlao  written by

Produced by
Somsak Techaratanaprasert .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Nattawut Kittikhun 
 
Film Editing by
Thawat Sermsuwittayawong 
 
Stunts
Chowarit Chownoi .... stunts (as Chawalit Chaonoi)
Chaiyaporn Junmoontree .... assistant martial arts choreographer
Chaiyaporn Junmoontree .... stunt coordinator
Kanaung .... stunts (as Khanueng Kenlah)
Banphot Kimuanwai .... assistant martial arts choreographer (as Banpot Kimuenwai)
Suchat Kunwilai .... stunts (as Suchart Khanwilai)
Somchai Moonma .... car stunts
Suban Phusoi .... stunts (as Suban Puso)
Weerapon Poomatfon .... stunts (as Weerapol Poomakphon)
Panna Rittikrai .... martial arts choreographer
Banlu Srisaeng .... car stunts (as Banlu Srisang)
Patcharawat Suksin .... assistant martial arts choreographer (as Patchawach Suksin)
Taworn Tonapan .... stunts (as Thavorn Tonapan)
Satit Vosbein .... stunt manager
 

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Thailand:105 min
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Continuity: (at around 8 mins) There should not be a gun on the ground because the bodyguard has pushed it with his foot before that scene.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Ong-bak (2003)See more »

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10 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
That's how comedies should be!, 20 October 2005
Author: SanShow from Akureyri, Iceland

I only watched this because of the cast from Ong Bak was in it and to my great surprise it was one of the funniest movies I have seen. I was not expecting much because I thought it would just be plain silly and not so funny. But I was not so wrong, it was silly, but so funny that sometimes I found myself cleaning the floor when I was rolling on it. In such movies you have begin it on a high and they surely managed it with the shootout. And during the rest of the movie I never took the smile of my face. That's how comedies should be! Great job by Petchtai Wongkamlao and fantastic cameo appearance by Tony Jaa. But the best was the bald guy who ends the movie really on a high.

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