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The Holy Man (2005)
"Luang phii theng" (original title)

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Brother Theng, a young monk, moves to a temple in a village where villagers still foolishly believe in ghosts and spirits. Thinking of how to develop the better way of life for the ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Pongsak Pongsuwan ...
Theng
Savika Chaiyadej ...
Paneang
Note Chern-Yim ...
Song
Somlek Sakdikul ...
Phem (as Somchai Sakdikul)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sarawut Phumthong ...
Pian
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Brother Theng, a young monk, moves to a temple in a village where villagers still foolishly believe in ghosts and spirits. Thinking of how to develop the better way of life for the villagers, he intends to renew the villagers' belief to more reasonable ways with the help from his followers like Song and Pian. But it's not so easy to convince these kind of villagers, Brother Theng has to deal with tough situations that come along with humor. Written by Anonymous

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