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Prachya Pinkaew 1962-

Overview
Works: 75 works in 276 publications in 9 languages and 3,563 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Martial arts films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Documentary films  History  Crime films  Gangster films  Horror films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Conceptor, Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Restager , fmd, Editor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Prachya Pinkaew
ʻOng bāk = Ong-Bak by Prachya Pinkaew( Visual )

53 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it
The protector = [Tom yum goong]( Visual )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Thai and English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of a disgraced Thai-born police detective, Jaa must reclaim his beloved animals and stay true to his heritage against almost impossible odds
Ong bak 2 : the beginning by Tony Jaa( Visual )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Thai and English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the regal times of King Naresuan. Tien is a man who was born into nobility but had it stripped from him after his parents were brutally murdered. During his childhood Tien learned Khon, a form of dance which is usually reserved for royalty. Although he didn't know it yet, Khon would later prove to be an invaluable aide to him. When Tien was 10, he witnessed his parents murder. This forced Tien to live on the streets where he is eventually captured by a group of thieves who take him in and teach him how to steal and fight. Tien's expertise as a thief and fighter grows and it isn't long before he is made head thief. Then Tien sees something that makes his stomach churn. A competition is being held to find the best knights to serve under the very man who had killed Tien's parents all those years ago. Tien passes the tests easily and is made Lord Rachasana's 2nd Knight. Now, he has his opportunity to strike but he will have to use all his skill and ingenuity if he is going to get his revenge on the man who killed his parents
Elephant white( Visual )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mercenary in Thailand meets a 14-year-old girl who changes his life forever
Cho̜kkōlǣt = Chocolate by Jacques Torres( Visual )

20 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in Thai and Spanish and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autistic daughter of a Japanese Yakuza and a Thai mafia hit woman learn to fight from watching TV and the fighters from the boxing school next door. When she finds a list of debtors in her ailing mother's diary, she decides to go on a violent quest to collect payment for the medical expenses. Her quest is a dangerous one that ultimately leads her to her father. Little does she know she is taking on various mob gangs
Deo kig = The kick( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Korean and English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mun's family are masters in different styles of Taekwondo: Yoon in cooking style, Tae-yang in dancing style, Tae-mi in soccer style and youngest Typhoon can break anything with his steely forehead. Legendary Thai national treasure Kris of Kings is stolen by Korean businessman Suk-doo ..."--Container
Dynamite warrior( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Thai and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zieng 'The Rocket Thief' is a young man riddled with grief and bent on revenge after witnessing his parents' murder by a callous and malicious killer
Jeeja Due Suai Du = Raging phoenix( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Thai and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deu's life changes completely when some gangsters try to kidnap her and she narrowly escapes with the help of Sanim, a sad looking stranger with a painful past. She joins his friends who practice a form of drunken thai break-dancing martial arts that they dub Meyraiyuth, to get back at the kidnappers
BKO : Bangkok knockout( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Thai and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of fight club pals, whose styles range from Muay Thai and Caporiea to Kung Fu and Tai Chi, must fight for their lives when one of their friends is kidnapped in this bone-crunching thriller
Ong Bak : the Thai warrior( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in Thai and English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ting is a young, religious warrior who has sworn an oath of peace. But when a gangster steals the head of Ong-Bak, his village's deity, Ting heads for Bangkok to get it back
Power kids( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Thai and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pint-sized Wun and his older brother live at a Muay Thai school with a few other students. Suffering from a failing heart, Wun is hospitalized and in desperate need of a transplant. A viable heart becomes available, but the donated organ is locked up in a hospital that has been overtaken by a lethal terrorist faction. With only four hours to perform the surgery, Wun's brother and best friends, armed with Thai boxing skills and determination, race to the hospital to take on the terrorists and save his life
Born to fight( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Thai and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cop and his friends must stop a gang from killing everyone in the village after they demand the release of their leader, who is in jail for killing the cop's partner
Vengeance of an assassin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Thai and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natee has a change in orders for him to kill the girl that he is protecting instead! Before he can get to the bottom of it, someone has double-crossed and use him as the scapegoat
The protector 2( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Thai and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the owner of a major elephant camp is murdered, Kham finds himself the number one suspect and on the run from both the police and the deceased's vengeful twin nieces. But luck is on Kham's side when he runs into an Interpol agent sent to Thailand on a secret mission
The bodyguard( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and Thai and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bodyguard determines to find and protect the missing son of his former employer but is thwarted by a gang of hit men
The bodyguard 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Counter Terrorist Unit agent on a mission to Thailand to stop a country-wide threat must infiltrate the company that's covering up it's own illegal activities
13 : game of death( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Thai and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who has just lost his job and is faced with a mountain of debts competes in 13 challenges for the chance to win $100 million dollars. As the tasks become more dangerous and grotesque, the man must decide to give up or keep going
Tom Yum Goong Honour of the dragon = Zmajeva čast( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kham grew up with elephants in Thailand. To him elephants are majestic creatures, bred for peace, but prepared for war. When an evil Asian gang kidnap a bull and baby elephant during a festival, they are smuggled into Sydney, Australia. Kham must travel to a foreign land, and unravel a conspiracy that will reach into the highest levels of Australian law and business circles. With only his Muy Thai fighting techniques, and a disgraced Thai-descent police sergeant, he must reclaim his elephants, and his heritage
Mercury Man( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Thai and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unsuspecting fireman is transformed into the Superhuman Mercury Man, after a supernatural substance becomes accidentally embedded in his body. Includes: behind the scenes documentary and director's commentary
The gangster( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Thai and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the story of a notorious Thai gangster and the origins of the mafia in Bangkok
 
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Alternative Names
Pinkaew, Prachya

Pinkaew, Prachya 1962-

Prachya Pinkaew

Prachya Pinkaew director de cine tailandés

Prachya Pinkaew filmregisseur uit Thailand

Prachya Pinkaew réalisateur thaïlandais

Prachya Pinkaew regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico thailandese

Prachya Pinkaew Thai film director

Prachya Pinkaew thailändischer Filmregisseur, Filmproduzent und Drehbuchautor

Pratja Pinkeo

Прачия Пинкаю

פראשיה פינקו במאי קולנוע תאילנדי

پراکیا پینکائو فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان تایلندی

쁘랏야 삔깨우

プラッチャヤー・ピンゲーオ

巴猜·平橋

Languages
Thai (116)

English (39)

French (5)

Spanish (5)

German (4)

Chinese (4)

Korean (3)

Tai (3)

Sino-Tibetan (1)