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Deceased Siamese twin returns to haunt surviving sister

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Aummaraporn Phandintong (screenplay), Banjong Pisanthanakun (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Marsha Wattanapanich Marsha Wattanapanich ... Pim / Ploy
Vittaya Wasukraipaisan Vittaya Wasukraipaisan ... Vee (as Withaya Wasukraipaisan)
Rachanu Boonchuduang Rachanu Boonchuduang ... Pim and Ploy's Mother (as Ruchanu Boonchooduang)
Hatairat Egereff Hatairat Egereff ... Pim - age 15
Rutairat Egereff Rutairat Egereff ... Ploy - age 15
Namo Tongkumnerd Namo Tongkumnerd ... Vee - age 15 (as Namo Tonggamnerd)
Chutikan Vimuktananda Chutikan Vimuktananda ... Pim - age 7
Chayakan Vimuktananda Chayakan Vimuktananda ... Ploy - age 7
Nimit Luksameepong Nimit Luksameepong ... (as Nimit Lugsamepong)
Yupawan Unnataravarangkool Yupawan Unnataravarangkool
Michel Pardo Michel Pardo
Taechit Mingmongkol Taechit Mingmongkol
Pornchai Piboontanakeat Pornchai Piboontanakeat ... (as Pornchai Piboonthanakiat)
Amornrat Piboonthanakiat Amornrat Piboonthanakiat
Prasert Vivattanananpong Prasert Vivattanananpong ... (as Prasert Wiwattanonpong)
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Storyline

"ALONE" tells the story of Pim who moved from Thailand to Korea to escape the guilt of being the surviving half of a conjoined twin. Flashbacks to Pim's childhood show how the bittersweet relationship with her sister, and their commitment to stay together forever, transforms into a repressive bond that ultimately leads to a separation. After she returns to visit her dying mother, the spirit of her dead sister angrily thrusts herself into Pim's life. Written by Ludo Cremers

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We promised to stay together forever.

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Drama | Horror | Thriller

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Trivia

The dates shown in twin's tombstone refer to the Thai Calendar, which is based on the birth of Buddha and have a 543 years difference to occidental calendar. The sisters have born in 2518 BE what corresponds to 1975 AD; Pim has died in 2533 BE (1990 AD). The events depicted in the movie took place in 2549 BE (2006 AD) since that's Ploy's date of death. See more »

Goofs

The pulse-rate shown on the electro-cardiogram for Pim's mother does not match the audio signal emitted by the electro-cardiogram. See more »

Connections

Remade as Alone (2015) See more »

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Happy Birthday to You
Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
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Creepy and Scary Horror Movie
26 November 2007 | by claudio_carvalhoSee all my reviews

In Seoul, the Thai Pim (Masha Wattanapanich) is informed that her mother had a heart attack in her hometown. Pim travels with her boyfriend Wee (Vittaya Wasukraipaisan) to Thailand to give assistance to her mother. Once in her home, Pim is haunted by her Siamese sister Ploy (Masha Wattanapanich) that died in the surgery of separation when they were teenagers. Wee asks his old friend and psychologist to have sessions with Pim to supersede the trauma of her loss. But when Pim's mother is able to speak to Wee, she discloses dark secrets from the past of the twin sisters.

"Alone" is a creepy and scary horror movie and another great example of how magnificent is the Asian cinema in this genre. I do not know how many times I have startled with this film. The screenplay is fantastic and without flaws, and the story may be understood as a strong psychological drama (with the lead character insane and having visions, as the psychologist says, due to her guilty complex) or simply as a frightening ghost story. The direction and the performances are top-notch, with limited but efficient use of special effects. My vote is eight.

Title (Brazil): "Espíritos 2: Você Nunca Está Sozinho" ("Spirits 2: You Are Never Alone")


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Country:

Thailand

Language:

Korean | Thai

Release Date:

29 March 2007 (Thailand) See more »

Also Known As:

Alone See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,559,978
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital EX

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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