Bang Rajan: The Legend of the Village Warriors Synopsis
Thai villagers fight a brave but hopeless battle against Burmese invaders in the 18th century.
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75

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
There's extreme brutality, gore and violence, scads of severed body parts and oceans of squirting blood, as the brave -- and buffed --...
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75

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The story suggests a more violent "Seven Samurai," full of jungle mayhem and eloquently filmed action-movie suspense.
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75

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Unapologetically graphic and slightly marred by an artistic awkwardness, this is a rare and worthwhile glimpse into another nation's...
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67

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

By Sean Axmaker
Like a boulder bouncing down a long hill, the momentum keeps the film barreling along to the tragic inevitability promised in the opening...
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60

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
It's easy to see why this violent, thrilling tale broke all box-office records in Thailand: Not only does it stir a sense of deep national...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

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While the battle scenes are impressive, they are repetitive; and while the characters are likable, they never rise above the level of...
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50

Boston Globe

By Janice Page
Choppy, cheesy historical war epic really has only a couple of things going for it, and its biggest asset remains the heroic popular legend...
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Might be best described as Thailand's version of "The Alamo."
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Far too bloody for the art house crowd and too leisurely paced and obscure for more general audiences.
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40

Film Threat

By Phil Hall
Wooden, one-dimensional epic.
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Rated NR