Release date:September 8, 2006
Studio:Dragon Dynasty (The Weinstein Company)
MPAA Rating:R (for pervasive strong violence and some sexual content)
Screenwriters:Prachya Pinkaew, Kongdej Jaturanrasamee, Napalee
Starring:Tony Jaa, Mum Jokmok, Xing Jing, Nathan Jones, Johnny Nguyen, Petchtai Wongkamlao, Bongkoj Khongmalai, Amonphan Gongtragan
"The Protector" is the highly anticipated full bodied action film starring International Martial Arts superstar, Tony Jaa (Ong Bak). His world shaped by ancient traditions, a young Thai fighter (Jaa) is called to defend his people and their honor after outsiders ruin all that is sacred. Fueled by desire to protect a way of life and avenge the wrong done to his family, he will bring the fight to their city.