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Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 54 min.

Plot Summary
Afflicted with kidney disease, Uncle Boonmee (Thanapat Saisaymar) is preparing himself for death. He has assembled his relatives in the countryside, convinced he will die within a few days. The ghost of his wife appears and offers guidance on his journey into the beyond, while his estranged son materializes in the guise of a jungle creature. Surrounded by his loved ones, Uncle Boonmee reflects on memories of his past lives, and he decides he must visit a special place before he goes.

Cast: Sakda Kaewbuadee , Jenjira Pongpas , Thanapat Saisaymar , Natthakarn Aphaiwonk , Geerasak Kulhong , Wallapa Mongkolprasert , Kanokporn Thongaram , Samud Kugasang

Director: Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Genres: Fantasy

Distributor: Strand Releasing

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)

Release Date: March 2nd, 2011|1 hr. 54 min.

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