7.2/10
761
1 user 1 critic

May nai fai rang frer (2015)

Super standard girl in school (May Who) is on a quest to win the love of a school senior heart-throbber (Fame) with her new-found friend (Pong). The only secret is that she can discharge electricity when she gets excited.
Reviews
13 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Ped (Jirayu La-ongmanee) was a shy boy who had never listened to music until introduced to the world of Pop and Rock by would-be childhood crush Ern (Nattasha Nualjam). Ern soon left for ... See full summary »

Director: Chayanop Boonprakob
Stars: Jirayu La-ongmanee, Pachara Chirathivat, Nattasha Nauljam
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Sua (Ter - Chantavit Dhnasevi) and Jib (Ice - Preechaya Pongthananikorn) are like any other couple in this world except for one exception: for the past 5 years they have kept their ... See full summary »

Director: Mez Tharatorn
Stars: Chantavit Dhanasevi, Preechaya Pongthananikorn, Anna Chuancheun
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An urban love story set in the center of Bangkok where thirty-year-old Mei Li struggling to find true love. When Mei Li accidentally meets a handsome BTS engineer whom she considers the ... See full summary »

Director: Adisorn Trisirikasem
Stars: Sirin Horwang, Theeradej Wongpuapan, Ungsumalynn Sirapatsakmetha
Fan chan (2003)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Jeab hears that his childhood sweetheart Noi-Naa is to be married, so he makes the trip back home to his provincial village. As he does so, the memories come flooding back to his childhood ... See full summary »

Directors: Vijjapat Kojiw, Songyos Sugmakanan, and 4 more credits »
Stars: Charlie Trairat, Focus Jirakul, Charwin Jitsomboon
Kuan meun ho (2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A couple who met in South Korea. They had fun together but when they both fell in love, everything changed.

Director: Banjong Pisanthanakun
Stars: Chantavit Dhanasevi, Nuengthida Sophon
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A hard-worker freelancer who falls in love with a doctor. While his life is getting worse every second. He must find the way to release his life to the beyond of everything.

Director: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit
Stars: Sunny Suwanmethanont, Davika Hoorne, Violette Wautier
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Yim goes to English school to keep his Japanese girlfriend in this Thai romantic comedy.

Director: Mez Tharatorn
Stars: Sora Aoi, Puttachat Pongsuchat, Preechaya Pongthananikorn
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

What are you doing at his age? Age 16, TOP gained 400,000 Baht monthly from playing online games. Age 17, He was willing to fail school and instead earned money from selling chestnuts for ... See full summary »

Director: Songyos Sugmakanan
Stars: Pachara Chirathivat, Walanlak Kumsuwan, Somboonsuk Niyomsiri
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

It follows the story of two lonely teachers, a male and a female. They were assigned at the same rural school but a year apart. The girl being assigned first, attempted to write her ... See full summary »

Director: Nithiwat Tharatorn
Stars: Laila Boonyasak, Sukrit Wisetkaew, Sukollawat Kanarot
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Life of a 14 year old girl Nam, who falls in love with her senior of tenth grade P'Shone and tries desperately to win his attention.

Directors: Puttipong Pormsaka Na-Sakonnakorn, Wasin Pokpong
Stars: Pimchanok Leuwisetpaiboon, Mario Maurer, Tangi Namonto
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Seven Something is a special love movie made to celebrate the glorious film company, GTH's 7th anniversary. Starring Thailand's top stars and Nichkhun, the Asian idol from 2PM, the movie ... See full summary »

Directors: Jira Maligool, Paween Purikitpanya, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Suquan Bulakool, Sirin Horwang, Jirayu La-ongmanee
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A four-part comedy about high school and college love.

Director: Songyos Sugmakanan
Stars: Sora Aoi, Sirachuch Chienthaworn, Chantavit Dhanasevi
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Sutatta Udomsilp ... May Nai
Thiti Mahayotaruk ... Pong
Thanapob Leeratanakajorn ... Fame
Narikun Ketprapakorn ... Mink
Kanyawee Songmuang ... May (Cheerleader)
Edit

Storyline

Super standard girl in school (May Who) is on a quest to win the love of a school senior heart-throbber (Fame) with her new-found friend (Pong). The only secret is that she can discharge electricity when she gets excited.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Don't get her excited or you will get electrocuted. Warning high voltage!

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Thailand

Language:

Thai

Release Date:

1 October 2015 (Thailand) See more »

Also Known As:

May Who? See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

GTH,Jorkwang Films Co. See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (Dolby 5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Leave Your Brain At the Door
18 November 2015 | by ctowyiSee all my reviews

I saw the trailer for May Who? during a screening of Our Times, and there is just no way I would see something so silly. But I spoke too soon. Thought it will be fun to catch it with my mom...

Pong is a high-school geek who belongs to a group of high school outcasts known as the "Invisibles", and enjoys letting his imagination run wild by drawing cartoons. May-Who is also one of the "Invisibles" and has an extraordinary secret: an ability to discharge electricity like a Tesla coil. Whenever her heart beats faster than 120 beats per minute her body releases a powerful electricity charge. Pong accidentally learns about this and promises to keep it a secret in exchange for helping each other win over their own high-school crushes.

Doesn't the synopsis sound like Our Times? The essence of it might be the same but both movies are poles apart in terms of execution. There is only one way to watch May Who? - you must leave your brain at the door. My expectations were low and surprise surprise, this teenage rom-com does serve up quite a few solid moments. At times it nearly hits a home run but a downright ridiculous moment will follow up and take the soul away. It's a shame really... it should have trusted us to understand that the electrical charge power is just a metaphor for teenage social behavior awkwardness, but the director decided to milk it too literally. Still, there are some warm moments and I enjoyed the animated sequences, in particular the Roger Rabbit-inspired one at the end. I also like Pong and May's character because they remind me of who I was - socially awkward and non-confrontational. For me, loving someone from a distance is as good as it gets.

There is also something to be said about watching the movie with the right crowd. I was surrounded by teenage girls and their spontaneous and hearty laughter made me accept the outrageous story easily. Sometimes it is good to watch a movie through teenage eyes.


6 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed