MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 14,494 this week

Lost in Thailand (2012)
"Ren zai jiong tu: Tai jiong" (original title)

Not Rated  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Drama  |  31 January 2013 (Hong Kong)
6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 1,583 users   Metascore: 55/100
Reviews: 6 user | 16 critic | 6 from Metacritic.com

On a wild road trip, three men find inner peace in the city that never sleeps.

Director:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 499 titles
created 05 Sep 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 01 May 2013
 
a list of 36 titles
created 07 Jul 2013
 
a list of 32 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 27 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Lost in Thailand" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Lost in Thailand (2012)

Lost in Thailand (2012) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Lost in Thailand.
4 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

No Man's Land (2013)
Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A young lawyer from the city travels to the Gobi desert where he embarks on a series of adventures and challenges.

Director: Hao Ning
Stars: Zheng Xu, Duobujie, Nan Yu
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Contains over 150 minutes of interview footage, much of which is unedited and never seen before.

Director: Hao Ning
Stars: Yuanyuan Cheng, Wei Fan, Tao Guo
The Continent (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Three men go on a road trip to find a new life away from the island they live on.

Director: Han Han
Stars: Shaofeng Feng, Wallace Chung, Bo-lin Chen
So Young (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A college freshman encounters new friends, romance, and adventure upon her arrival at campus.

Director: Wei Zhao
Stars: Mark Chao, Geng Han, Zishan Yang
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Wealthy middle-aged entrepreneur Qin and beautiful flight attendant Xiaoxiao Liang question their relationship after presiding over good friends Mang Guo and Shan Li's lavish "divorce ceremony."

Director: Xiaogang Feng
Stars: Honglei Sun, Yicong Wu, Yixuan An
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

City girl Jiajia is traveling to Seattle to give birth to the son who's going to help her win over her rich, married boyfriend. Armed with his unlimited credit card and the singular goal of... See full summary »

Director: Xiao Lu Xue
Stars: Wei Tang, Xiubo Wu, Hai-Qing
Action | Comedy | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In 1920s China, a bandit arrives in a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, where he faces off against a tyrannical local nobleman.

Director: Wen Jiang
Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Wen Jiang, You Ge
Crazy Stone (2006)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Three thieves try to steal a valuable jade that is tightly guarded by a security chief. But the security guards are not the only obstacle these thieves are facing. An extremely unlucky ... See full summary »

Director: Hao Ning
Stars: Zhonghua Chen, Jie Du, Tao Guo
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

An action-adventure story focused on the lives of express deliverymen, traffic cops and lonely beauties.

Director: Hao Ning
Stars: Lifan Dong, Bo Huang, Kong Jiu
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Hua-Tao Teng
Stars: Zhang Wen, Baihe Bai, Jia-yi Zhang
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A boss of a toy corporation, Chenggong Li, tries to head back to Chan Sar to celebrate the Chinese New Year with his family. However, plans don't go as smoothly after he crosses paths with a stranger, Geng Niu.

Director: Wai Man Yip
Stars: Baoqiang Wang, Zheng Xu, Xiao Chen
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The violent death of an unpopular village resident is initially blamed on an infectious disease, but an investigation shows that everybody in the village had a reason to murder him.

Director: Hu Guan
Stars: Bo Huang, Simon Yam, Alec Su
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Zheng Xu ...
Xu Lang
...
Wang Bao
...
Gao Bo
Hong Tao ...
Xu Lang's Wife
...
Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Edit

Storyline

Lost in Thailand is the story of two rival business managers, Xu (Xu Zheng) and Bo (Huang Bo), who are fighting over a revolutionary new in-house technology for control of their company. If Xu wins, his future will be secured. The critical task is to secure control over the shares of the chairman, who is at a retreat in Thailand. Xu catches the first plane to Bangkok, where he meets the happy-go-lucky Wang (Wang Baoqiang), an unexpected travel companion who will open his eyes to life's true priorities. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

31 January 2013 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Lost in Thailand  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$32,206 (USA) (8 February 2013)

Gross:

$57,397 (USA) (15 February 2013)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Hurry Up, Brother: Ren zai jiong tu: Han jiong II (2014) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
'Due Date' Meets 'Rat Race'
21 January 2014 | by (Somewhere in the Cosmos) – See all my reviews

Fun filled travel based comedy from China. This road movie was similar to 'Due Date' and 'Planes, Trains & Automobile'. Like those two titles, our protagonist from this movie must team up with a crazy man to accomplish the unexpected hurdles in his trip. Actually, in another perspective, it was like 'Rat Race' and 'Its a Mad Mad Mad Mad World' where characters from the movie must reach their destination before one another. So they are ready to take any kinda risk to achieve their goal. Those wild journeys are what we are going to enjoy in this movie. Excellent pace and non stop engaging plot keeps you alive throughout.

Two scientists invented a formula to increase the volume of any kinda liquid. So these Chinese scientists begin the quest to find their biggest shareholder who is in Thailand. But they got different agenda, one to get a funding contract to study further and another to sell it to a French company. In the race they encounter each other's trap which drag them a simple expedition to long lasting.

This has been the highest gross movie ever in China and breaking all the previous records, including James Cameron's 'Avatar'. I have seen many similar movies from Hollywood and Europe, but not that many from Asia so I found it a nice one. The lead actor himself directed it for the first time and did a wonderful job. The movie had captured lots of beautiful places from interior Thailand. If entertainment is your top priority then it will fulfill your wish. If you are expecting good story, still it will convince but depends on the way you take it. Chinese and Hong Kong movies are famous for presenting martial art in it. That is how many from west know about movies from these places so if you wanna try other than that it will do a justice.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Lost in Thailand (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?