Films

11-12-13 Rak Kan Ja Tai (2016)

Director: Sarawut Wichiensarn

Three interconnected scary stories occurred during Songkran.

★★★☆☆

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Films

Seven Something (2012)

Seven Something tells various love stories from three generations at different ages: 14, 21 and 42. In the first part, the relationship of a teenage couple is altered by the power of social networking. In the second part, an acting couple’s relationship is put to test as fame takes its toll. In the last episode, a 42 year old reporter encounters a tragic loss in her life; when she meets a young marathon runner, her life is changed forever.

★★★☆☆

Films

One Day (2016)

Director: Banjong Pisanthanakun
Stars: Chantavit Dhanasevi, Nittha Jirayungyurn, Theerapat Sajakul

Denchai, an IT specialist, doesn’t get along with his co-workers well. He falls in love with Noui, a co-worker who he thought was different from the others. But apparently, the person is an adulterer with her boss who is already married. Then one day, they all went on a trip to Japan and at the end of the trip, Noui decided to commit suicide due to recently discovered that her boss will not get a divorce with his wife but failed and resulted in her losing her short term memory for a day. Denchai then decides to put this opportunity to good use by telling Noui that they are in love.

★★✮☆☆

Promising plot, but it was dragging. The story was just stretched far too long.

Films

Pee Mak Phrakanong (2013)

Director: Banjong Pisanthanakun
Stars: Mario Maurer, Davika Hoorne

Mak served in the war during the beginning of the Rattanakosin Dynasty. At war he became friends with Ter, Puak, Shin, and Aey, whose lives he saved. Once the war was over, Mak invited his four friends into his home in Phra Khanong town and introduced them to his beautiful wife Nak and his newborn baby boy Dang. A rumor was going around in the village that Nak had died giving birth to her stillborn baby. The source of this rumour; Aunty Priak, owner of local liquor store was found dead floating on the river a few days later. The four friends felt it’s time to tell Mak the possibility of Nak and Dang could be dead and lingered as haunting ghosts and risk their lives. It’s up to Mak to choose love or reality.

★★★☆☆

Films

Bad Genius (2017)

Chalard games goeng (original title)

Director: Nattawut Poonpiriya
Stars: Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying, Eisaya Hosuwan, Teeradon Supapunpinyo, Chanon Santinatornkul

Lynn, a genius high school student who makes money by cheating tests, receives a new task that leads her to set foot on Sydney, Australia. In order to complete the millions-Baht task, Lynn and her classmates have to finish the international STIC(SAT) exam and deliver the answers back to her friends in Thailand before the exam takes place once again in her home country.

★★★✮☆

Films

Hello Stranger (2010)

 

hello stranger

Kuan meun ho

Director: Banjong Pisanthanakun
Stars: Chantavit Dhanasevi, Nuengthida Sophon

Hello Stranger portrays a young Thai man and woman who meet by coincidence while on vacation in South Korea. They decide to tour Korea together while keeping their names secret from each other. The movie was filmed in Korea and includes various locations that have appeared in Korean dramas that were broadcast in Thailand.

Ang cute–ng movie and si leading actor. Again, bakit di nangyayari sa’kin ito. (Hindi kasi pelikula ang life.)

★★★☆☆