When a supernatural substance embeds itself in the body of an unsuspecting fireman, he is transformed into the superhuman Mercury Man.

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Wasan Khantaau ...
Chan
Jinvipa Kheawkunya ...
Amulet Guardian Purima
Parinya Kiatbusaba ...
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Metinee Kingpayom ...
Arena (as Metinee Kingpayome)
Erik Markus Schuetz ...
Nikolai
Ashiraya Peerapatkunchaya ...
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Iron-Legs fighter (as Alaa Oumouzoune)
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Osama bin Ali (as Arnon Saisangchan)
Atthakorn Suwannaraj ...
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Iron Stick fighter As Kazu Tang
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When a supernatural substance embeds itself in the body of an unsuspecting fireman, he is transformed into the superhuman Mercury Man.

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This 2006 film is not connected in any way to the Charlton Comic version of Mercury Man. Go to, MercuryMan.com ... See more »

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beyond the ABCD grading scale. "H" for Help Them & "K" for Kraptastic
5 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I hate giving movies low ratings. Makes me feel like one of those professionals who bash movies. In fact if a movie is bad, I don't write reviews. But I had to write one for this movie.

Story was absolutely, needlessly, mind numbingly bad. I guess they couldn't decide on what plot to make the movie on. There's everything in this movie from thugs to terrorists who not only hate thailand but the whole world.

The movie had a budget of 60 million baht ($1.6 million), which is quite a lot for their currency. I guess they spend most of the budget on the fx. All the FX redering was very well done considering the budget. Probably the only positive thing in the movie.

The director mentioned that the goal of the movie was to appeal to the international movie audience. Well..... FX isn't just enough to appeal to audience. With FX one needs good acting. "Good Acting" this movie does not have. Even if you are watching this movie in thai, you can tell that the actors are quite bad.

The movie's crew involved a lot of people from the crew of Ong-Bak and Tom Yum Goom. Ong-Bak was good. Tom Yum Goom sucked but Mercury Man is better than that. Maybe their next movie will be better.


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