Different movies have different influences on our Life. Whether you watch a rom-com or a thrill, the film should provide us with some information along with entertainment too. The young generation needs to spend their time to watch productive and informative films. They can enjoy learning infotainment together. When youngsters want to escape the brutalities of life, they should take away some important lessons from movies too. Here’s the list of top 10 Thai movies that are a must-watch for our generation. Let’s dive into some of the best movies in Thailand.
1. Pee Mak
Pee Mak was released in 2013. The theme of the movie is comedy, horror, and romance. The IMDb rating is 7.2 stars.
The movie is based on Thai folklore. It is about Mak who befriended three soldiers when he was serving in the war. He later invites them to his village. The three soldiers witness a horrifying scenario where the town is terrified of the ghost. The ghost is said to be Mak’s wife.
2. Bad Genius
Bad Genius was released in 2017. The theme of the movie is comedy, crime, and drama. The IMDb rating is 7.6 stars.
The movie revolves around a genius student who earns money by helping her friends in examinations and providing them with answers. She later joins hands with her classmates to solve the answers to the international STIC exam. The movie takes you on a journey of how Lynn discovers what’s right and wrong in a world full worldly things.
Suckseed was released in 2011. The theme of the movie is comedy, music, and romance. The IMDb rating is 7.4.
The movie revolves around a love triangle where Ped comes to love music because of his childhood crush. Ped, his friend Koong and Em later joins hands to form a band. Koong and Ped’s liking for Em puts the three of them in a conflicting situation.
4. Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives has submitted to the Oscars in the year 2010 at the 83rd Academy Awards. The theme of the movie is drama and fantasy.
The drama revolves around the life of a man who was diagnosed with kidney disease. He spends his last days with a ghost and a forest spirit. The movie takes place on a rural farm in Thailand.
5. Last Life In The Universe
Last Life In The Universe was released in 2003. The theme of the movie is comedy, drama, and romance. The IMDb rating is 7.5.
The movie revolves around the life of a Japanese librarian compelled to hide in Thailand. He had to share his life with a woman who was dealing with her sister’s loss.
6. Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior was released in 2003. The theme of the movie is action, crime, and thriller. The IMDb rating is 7.1.
The movie revolves around the story of a budding martial artist who goes on an adventure to the underworld. The reason for this step was that he wanted to find the head of a sacred statue that was stolen from his village.
7. Tropical Malady
Tropical Malady was released in 2004. The theme of the movie is drama, fantasy, and romance. The IMDb rating is 7.1.
The drama revolves around the concept of a budding romance. A soldier falls in love with a country boy. The movie is loosely based on a Thai folktale. There is a shape-shifting Shaman.
8. The Medium
The Medium was released in 2021. The theme of the movie is horror. The IMDb rating is 6.5.
The movie revolves around the terrifying story of a Shaman. Shaman inherited the Isang region of Thailand. The movie revolves around the question of whether the Shaman really possesses those abilities or not.
9. Rak Haeng Siam
Rak Haeng Siam also known as Love of Siam was released in 2007. The theme of the movie is drama, mystery, and romance. The IMDb rating is 7.7.
The movie revolves around the love story of two boys who grew apart due to the disappearance of one’s sister. After some time they meet again and get aware of each other’s feelings for each other.
10. Bangkok Dangerous
Bangkok Dangerous was released in 2000. The theme of the movie is action, crime, and drama. The IMDb rating is 6.5.
The movie is about the story of a deaf-mute person. He is a hitman who works with his partner in New York. He later gets into a relationship with an innocent woman who work in pharma. He eventually comes to a realization in the process of getting his revenge and assassination that he’s hurting many innocent lives.