TEARS OF THE BLACK TIGER
Director: Wisit Sasanatieng Run Time: 110 min. Release Year: 2000 Language: Thai
Starring: Arawat Ruangvuth, Chartchai Ngamsan, Stella Malucchi, Supakorn Kitsuwon, Suwinit Panjamawat
A homage and parody of 1950s and 1960s Thai romantic melodramas and action films. Dum, the son of a peasant falls in love with Rumpoey, the daughter of a wealthy and respected family. The star-crossed lovers are torn apart for years, but their forbidden love survives. When tragedy strikes, Dum unleashes his rage and becomes the gun-slinging outlaw the “Black Tiger” who will stop at nothing to seek his revenge.