• Bangkok Dangerous (2001)

Bangkok Dangerous

Release Date: October 19th, 2001

DVD Release Date: March 5th, 2002

R |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Kong (Pawalit Mongkolpisit), a deaf-mute assassin, lives a life of quiet desperation working for Bangkok mobsters. Despite his disability, Kong's mentor, Jo (Pisek Intrakanchit), trains him to be an unfeeling killing machine. But after a brutal hit abroad, Kong returns and falls in love with young pharmacy clerk Fon (Premsinee Ratanasopha). His chance for redemption, however, is threatened when Jo's girlfriend, Aom (Patharawarin Timkul), is raped and Kong risks everything for revenge.

Cast: Pawalit Mongkolpisit, Premsinee Ratanasopha, Patharawarin Timkul, Pisek Intrakanchit, Korkiate Limpapat, Piya Boonnak

Director: Oxide Chun Pang , Danny Pang

Genres: Action , Thriller

Production Co: New Line Cinema

Distributors: First Look

Keywords: Transformation , 1990s , Dark , Revenge , Girlfriend , Love ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    Always watchable and cinematically lively, but it never quite engages the emotions -- despite torrents of sentimentality and would-be heart-tugging scenes interspersed with the carnage. show more

  • 50
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    There are movies that are all about the characters, and then there are movies, like Bangkok Dangerous, that are far more about the directors who created those characters. show more

  • 75
    V.A. MusettoNew York Post

    The shooting sprees are full of razzle dazzle. The final gun battle -- between Kong and the police -- is especially effective. show more

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