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Ong-bak 2 (2008)

R  |   |  Action  |  4 December 2008 (Thailand)
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A young Thai boxer learns the skills and inner meaning of martial arts.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sarunyu Wongkrachang ...
Rajasena Lord (as Sarunyu Wongkrajang)
Sorapong Chatree ...
Primorata Dejudom ...
Pim (as Primrata Det-Udom)
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Master Bua (as Nirut Sirijunya)
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Mhen (as Phetthai Wongkhamlao)
Santisuk Promsiri ...
Nobleman Siha Decho (as Santisuk Phromsiri)
Patthama Panthong ...
Lady Plai (as Pattama Panthong)
Supakorn Kitsuwon ...
Master Armer (as Suppakorn Kitsuwan)
Natdanai Kongthong ...
Young Tien (as Natdhanai Kongthong)
Prarinya Karmkeaw ...
Jaran Ngamdee ...
(as Jarun Ngamdee)
Watchachai Phumiree
Akaradeth Rodwinit
Cheewin Adchariyachai
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Storyline

In 1431, the Kingdom of Ayutthayan conquers the territory of Sukhothai expanding their lands to the East. The noble Lord Siha Decho is betrayed by his Captain, Rajasena, and is murdered together with his wife. However their son Tien is saved by one loyal soldier and left alone in the woods... Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Warrior. Conqueror. Legend.

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Action

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sequences of violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

4 December 2008 (Thailand)  »

Also Known As:

Ong Bak 2  »

Box Office

Budget:

THB 300,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$26,564 (USA) (23 October 2009)

Gross:

$102,055 (USA) (25 December 2009)
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95 minutes of terrific action
5 April 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie is wonderful, to the point and did not mess-up up with too much story and dialogs.

The movie shows tony ja's wish to cover the major martial art skills such as Chinese kung fu, Japanese Samurai, Ninja, Muay Thai, Drunken kungfu etc.,

The fight sequences are brilliant, rough and the art of Drunken fighting is shown perfectly as you will see the real essence unlike that of older movies which have portrayed it as a funny martial art. tony ja's love for elephants is obvious(Thailand's national animal).

overall 9/10 (-1 if there is no sequel) one can obviously see that even though the movie is tony ja's first direction it is very maturely taken and it's sure that it makes you feel like there should be some more at the end but The movie is unfinished as tony and the producers had some unknown clashes behind the scenes.

Yet the movie is full of brilliant fights and you will surely be satisfied while expecting for a sequel.


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