The legend of Ong Bak 3 begins after Tien (Tony Jaa) has lost his fighting skills and his beloved step-father at the Garuda's Wing cliff from the raid led by Jom Rachan (Saranyu Wonggrajang). Tien is ...
When the head of his village's holy statue is stolen, Ting (Jaa) volunteers to travel to Bangkok and retrieve it, thus returning good fortune to his village. In Bangkok he is reunited with a fellow ...
Overview - Tony Jaa, the martial arts master who "is as mesmerizing as ever" (Entertainment Weekly), stars in this epic tale of revenge set hundreds of years in the past. This prequel to Ong-Bak: The ...
Previously we talked to producer-director Mike Wiluan about his upcoming HBO Asia series, "Grisse". Last month, we got to talk to the talents. Joanne Kam Poh Poh is a name many of those who enjoy a ...
Thailand's celebrity elephant shocked onlookers when the animal crushed its handler to death on Monday, 27 November. The incident happened at the Chiang Mai Zoo, where Phlai Ekasit, the 32-year-old ...
Don’t be fooled by that title. Narratively, Ong-Bak: The Beginning has nothing to do with the explosive 2003 Thai beat-’em-up that introduced the world to martialarts superman Tony Jaa. Apart from the ...
A sacred Buddha statuette called "Ong Bak" is stolen from it's rural town and it soon becomes the task of young man, named Boonting, to track the thief down to Bangkok and reclaim the religious ...
If you have a soft spot for stuntmen, steer clear of Ong Bak 3. The final act in Tony Jaa’s trilogy features the same high-flying, bone-breaking action sequences we’ve come to expect from the martial ...
Look, ma, no stunt doubles … scene from Ong Bak: The Beginning They say that a good sequel answers the questions that its predecessor left open. So with that in mind, next month's Ong-Bak: The ...
Last year, film writer Matt Zoller Seitz wrote a defense of the much-maligned "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom," in which he recalled his first viewing of the movie in 1984. "It was the first ...
Thai martial-arts star Tony Jaa returns in this prequel to Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003). Dispensing with the acrobatic fisticuffs and gritty Bangkok locales that elevated its predecessor to a ...
Overview - Featuring elaborate and eye-popping martial arts enhanced in high-definition all performed without the aid of stunt doubles, wires or computer graphic enhancements, Ong-Bak packs a punch ...