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18 January 2007 (Thailand) See more »
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The film concerns the life of King Naresuan, who liberated the Siamese from the control of Burma. Born in 1555... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Sarunyu Wongkrachang ... King Mahachakraphat
Sorapong Chatree ... Mahathera Kanchong
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jukrit Ammarat ... Nandabayin
Manop Aswathep

Russell Geoffrey Banks ... Portuguese Solder
Sompob Benjathikul ... Bayinnaung

Nopachai Chaiyanam (as Nopporn Chaiyanam)
Inthira Charoenpura (as Intira Jaroenpura)
Suchada Chekly ... Young Maneechan
Jirayu La-ongmanee ... Young Boonthing

Lex Luther ... Pra Ya Ram (as Lex de Groot)
Grace Mahadamrongkul ... Phra Supankalaya
Taksaorn Paksukcharern ... Maneechan

Chatchai Plengpanich ... King Mahathammaracha
Pratcha Sananwatananont ... Young Naresuan
Wanchana Sawatdee ... King Naresuan
Winthai Suvaree
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Directed by
Chatrichalerm Yukol 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Sunait Chutintaranond 
Chatrichalerm Yukol 

Produced by
Kunakorn Sethi .... producer
 
Original Music by
Richard Harvey 
Sandy McLelland 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Guy Norris .... second unit director
 
Sound Department
Nakorn Kositpaisain .... sound designer
Conrad Slater .... sound mixer
 
Special Effects by
Leo Henry .... pyrotechnician
 
Visual Effects by
Alex Bicknell .... visual effects consultant
 
Stunts
Mick Corrigan .... stunt performer
Vladimir 'Furdo' Furdik .... stunts
Peter Hric .... stunt coordinator
Vladislavas Jacukevicius .... stunt double
Vladislavas Jacukevicius .... stunt double: horse stunts
Chukamon Khammat .... stunt player
Branislav Martinak .... utility stunts
Lubomir Misak .... stunt advisor
Guy Norris .... supervising stunt coordinator
Richard Norton .... fight choreographer
Slava Samuchov .... stunts
Glenn Suter .... stunts
Philippe Zone .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Phasin Saranate .... first assistant camera
 
Other crew
Craig Emerton .... horse master
Peter Hric .... horse master
Sean Steinmuller .... pre-visualization artist
Antony Szeto .... co-fight choreographer
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Naresuan" - Thailand (original title)
"King Naresuan" - Thailand (English title)
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Runtime:
163 min | Thailand:90 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »

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Trivia:
Phra Suphan Galaya, presented as Naresuan's older sister, presented to Overlord Bayinnaung as tribute, is a late addition to the Naresuan legend; as there is no substantial evidence of her character in the historical annals.See more »
Movie Connections:
Followed by King Naresuan: Part Three (2011)See more »

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worth watching, 25 January 2014
Author: skillysantos from United Kingdom

although this film was to be done in one long 'epic' feature film, it was instead broken down to many films. Looking upon this film and seeing it was made in Thailand, the first thing going through my head was that this film may be like the terribly disgusting Ong Bak film that lacked everything but the story. I was wrong. This film doesn't lack much but certainly deserve the rating it has on IMDb. Because it was broken down to fit in the time schedule, we don't know how many days have passed where we see lots of scenes in daylight and it seems like one whole day but it isn't. It started off slowly but gradually get into it. nevertheless an amazing film with a lot of good scenes and definitely brings us into the story for the next film.

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