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Wisit Sasanatieng

Tears of the Black Tiger (Tears Of The Black Tiger)

110' - 2000 - Action, Comedy, Romance - Dialogue: Thai
Director: Wisit Sasanatieng Composer: Amornbhong Methakunavudh With: Chartchai Ngamsan, Stella Malucchi, Supakorn Kitsuwon, Arawat Ruangvuth
Rumpoey, a wealthy Bangkok girl evacuated to the countryside during the Pacific War, and a poor country boy called Dum, meet each other as children. A bond is formed between them when Dum saves Rumpoey’s life. But their backgrounds make real friendship impossible – until they meet again as young adults at university in Bangkok. Friendship blossoms into romance. But the love affair is blocked by a series of increasingly dramatic developments, which see Dum joining a gang headed by the ruthless Fai, and rising to almost legendary status as the Black Tiger. Rumpoey, meanwhile, thinks Dum is dead after he fails to meet her at their childhood shelter by the river. So she agrees to marry Captain Kumjorn, summoned to the province by her father, now the local governor, to spearhead the campaign against Fai and the Black Tiger. (Nick Roddick)

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Credits

Director

Wisit Sasanatieng

Composer

Amornbhong Methakunavudh

With

Chartchai Ngamsan, Stella Malucchi, Supakorn Kitsuwon, Arawat Ruangvuth

Scenario

Wisit Sasanatieng

Director of Photography

Nattawut Kittikhun

Editor

Dusanee Puinongpho

Producer

Nonzee Nimibutr

More information

Dialogue

Thai

Countries of production

Thailand

Year

2000

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