Magnolia Pictures | Release Date: February 11, 2005
Summary: One dark night, a former native of a rural Thai village, has his men steal the head of the town's Ong Bak (Buddha statue) to win favor with a ruthless crime boss. The locals regard the theft as a catastrophe, and seek a champion to retrieve their lost treasure. They find their man in Ting (Tony Jaa), an orphaned youngster raised at the local temple in an ancient system of Muay Thai: Nine Body Weapons. [Magnolia Pictures]
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Runtime: 105 min
Rating: Rated R for sequences of strong violence, language, some drug use and sexuality.
Production: Baa-Ram-Ewe
Genres: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Crime
Country: Thailand
Languages: English, Thai
Home Release Date: Aug 30, 2005
Director Credit
Prachya Pinkaew Director
Writer Credit
Panna Rittikrai Writer
Prachya Pinkaew Writer
Suphachai Sittiaumponpan Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Petchtai Wongkamlao Humlae/Dirty Balls/George
Tony Jaa Ting
Cast Credit
Arirat Ratanakaitkosol Tang On
Boonsri Yindee Yai Hom
Chatthapong Pantanaunkul Saming
Cheathavuth Watcharakhun Peng
Chumphorn Thepphithak Uncle Mao
Nudhapol Asavabhakhin Toshiro
Pornpimol Chookanthong Mae Waan
Pumwaree Yodkamol Muay Lek
Rungrawee Barijindakul Ngek
Suchao Pongwilai Komtuan
Udom Chouncheun Ta Meun
Wannakit Sirioput Don
Woravit Tanochitsirikul Sia Pao
Producer Credit
Darin Vosbein Assistant Line Producer
Luc Besson Executive Producer
Mehdi Sayah Assistant Producer
Prachya Pinkaew Producer
Sita Vosbein Line Producer
Somsak Jiewsuwan Associate Producer
Somsak Techaratanaprasert Executive Producer
Sukanya Vongsthapat Producer
Warinya Ratipakorn Assistant Line Producer