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Force of Five -- Four kids sneak into a hospital controlled by terrorists to retrieve a new heart for a dying friend.


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5 March 2009 (Thailand) See more »
Four children sneak into a terrorist-controlled hospital to steal a heart to transplant for the 5th child who is dying in a different hospital. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Nantawooti Boonrapsap ... Woot (as Nuntawood/Nuntawut Boonrubsub)
Nawarat Techarathanaprasert ... Jib (as Navarat Techaratanaprasert)
Sasisa Jindamanee ... Cat
Paytaai Wongkamlao ... Pong (as Phethai Wongkhamlao)

Johnny Nguyen ... Rebel Leader Pada
Arun Pawilai ... Teacher Lek (as Arun Bhavilai)
Cheathavuth Watcharakhan ... Morpien
Darun Tantiwichitwech ... Woon
Pimchanok Leuwisetpaiboon ... Tee Lor Girl Buru (as Pimchanok Luevisadpaibul)

Richard William Lord ... Drunken Foreigner
Yano Kasuk ... Japanese Muay Thai Student
Saichia Wongwirot ... Ai Hoad
Ampol Ratwong ... Ai Min
Arkamae Boonsong ... Negotiator
Banphot Kimuanwai ... Janitor (as Banphot Kimuenwai)
Kampa Intasen ... Window Wiper 1
Satian Sabpasorn ... Window Wiper 2
Pravit Sangsatra ... Lift Technician 1
Sornchai Sangsuwan ... Lift Technician 2
Keird Terdtatar ... Patient
Suban Phusoi ... Tee Lor Militant 1 (as Suban Phuso)
Khanueng Kenlar ... Tee Lor Militant 2
Veerasak Boonchard ... Tee Lor Militant 3 (as Verasak Booncherd)
Homlamai Pichaed ... Tee Lor Militant 4
Lerd Varidsanun ... Tee Lor Militant 5
Dong Mornoum ... Tee Lor Militant 6
Penchan Vongsomphet ... Buru's Mother
Saisin Vongkumlog ... Sugar Candy Seller
Bhandit Thongdee ... Rice Truck Driver
Pongsit Pisittakarn ... Bad Boy 1
Titinat Predipanijvipa ... Bad Boy 2
Korrakhod Srisang ... Bad Boy 3
Chalermchai Boonkoonchanok ... Bad Boy 4
Puchong Sahtnorks ... Bad Boy 5
Kriengkrai Srisen ... Bad Boy 6
Victor Sach ... Doctor Victor
Patrick Largent ... The US Ambassador
Panraphee Raphiphan ... News Reporter Ch.7
Suvijak Augkuravanidkul ... The Prime Minister
Visanu Sriharaj ... The Minister

Angela De Groot ... English News Reporter
Ryota Suzuki ... Japanese News Reporter
Marko ... French News Reporter
Kridsanapong Radchata ... Negotiator

Conan Stevens ... Ambassadors Bodyguard
Greg Jorgensen ... US Ambassador's Bodyguard 2
Anthony Hill ... US Ambassador's Bodyguard 3
Pan-Chin Watcharin ... Police Chief 1
Somsak Parwatsrichai ... Police Chief 2
Suphakun Surataveekum ... Police Chief 3
Porrasu Sooksang ... Camera Man TV Chan.7
Satika Bhokasab ... News Reporter on Location TV Chan.7 1
Patcharaporn Jongrotsakul ... News Reporter on Location TV Chan.7 2
Jirode Suwongs ... Heart Centre's Doctor
Pakamart Koonpho ... Heart Centre's Nurse
Pimpassorn Yotakul ... Siam International Hospital's Nurse 1
Lapmanee Rukjgang ... Siam International Hospital's Nurse 2
Nattida Popiemlap ... Siam International Hospital PR 1
Jittima Kaophong ... Siam International Hospital PR 2

Directed by
Krissanapong Rachata 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Nonont Kontaweesook  writer
Napalee  writer
Piyaros Thongdee  writer

Produced by
Prachya Pinkaew .... producer
Panna Rittikrai .... producer
Sukanya Vongsthapat .... producer
Costume Design by
Petcharad Redchata 
Production Management
Jeerapong Kraipol .... assistant production manager
Kamol Philprayoudwatthana .... assistant production manager
Parinthida Puchpol .... assistant production manager
Chollada Wannupathum .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Prateep Chumintong .... third assistant director
Maytapan Iamsirinukoon .... second assistant director
Pornsiri Juejarn .... third assistant director (as Pornsiri Juajarn)
Titirad Parwatsrichai .... second assistant director
Piyanuch Trakoonsatjawat .... third assistant director
Saratswadee Wongsomphet .... first assistant director (as Saratwadee Wongsomphet)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Nongyow Atthasiri .... costume staff
Suparat Jasa .... costume staff
Pupapond Kawmak .... costume staff
Other crew
Rungrat Ektawatkul .... production accountant
Weerayoot Kaengkan .... location manager
Matanee Ketmanee .... assistant location manager
Parnrui Kritchanchai .... coach action
Warinya Ratipakorn .... production coordinator
Lalida Rittisin .... production coordinator
Nawattamon Sae-Hiw .... production accountant
Korakit T. Sangchang .... assistant location manager (as Korakit T.Sangchang)
Kavinthip Sergiel .... production coordinator
Satika Shokasab .... coach action
Supawadee Suwannakul .... location manager
Damkeng Thitapiyasak .... coach action (as Damkerng Thitapiyasak)

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Also Known As:
"5 huajai hero" - Thailand (original title)
"Power Kids" - International (English title) (informal alternative title)
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Rated R for violence and brief language
77 min
Singapore:PG | South Korea:12 | USA:R (certificate #46103)
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2 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Good martial arts, but a poor movie, 19 September 2010
Author: zetes from Saint Paul, MN

Produced by Prachya Pinkaew, who directed Ong-bak and Chocolate, two of the better martial arts films of the past decade. This one definitely doesn't measure up to those. It's about a group of kids who fight a bunch of terrorists who have taken a hospital hostage. They want to get a new heart for their dying younger brother. The story is ridiculously schmaltzy and the kids are cruddy actors. They're not bad martial artists, though. The (very short) film is almost worth watching just for the climactic fight, part of which takes place in a very thin hallway that allows the kids and their adult nemesis to bounce off the walls like crazy. It seems like the movie would be ideal for kids, but it gets far too violent, with the kids constantly being shot at with AK47s.

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