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A Prayer Before Dawn (2017)

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The true story of an English boxer incarcerated in one of Thailand's most notorious prisons as he fights in Muay Thai tournaments to earn his freedom.

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Jonathan Hirschbein (screenplay), Nick Saltrese (screenwriter)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Joe Cole ... Billy Moore
Pornchanok Mabklang Pornchanok Mabklang ... Fame
Vithaya Pansringarm ... Officer Preecha
Panya Yimmumphai ... Keng
Nicolas Shake ... Doctor
Billy Moore Billy Moore ... Billy Moore's Father
Sura Sirmalai Sura Sirmalai ... Chanachol
Chaloemporn Sawatsuk Chaloemporn Sawatsuk ... M
Somlock Kamsing Somlock Kamsing ... Trainer
Sakda Niamhom Sakda Niamhom ... Saiyok
Komsan Polsan Komsan Polsan ... Patumsuk
Tanithipong Pakkapantharud Tanithipong Pakkapantharud ... Muslim
Anirut Poklin Anirut Poklin ... Toon
Tanipol Kamjun Tanipol Kamjun ... Lek
Pairoj Kasankun Pairoj Kasankun ... Guard
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Billy Moore, an English boxer, down on his luck, addicted to Ya Ba, and stuck in Thailand, ends up getting arrested and sent to Chiang Mai Prison, where he struggles to survive and eventually ends up fighting in Muay Tai boxing tournaments. Written by Gabe Hernandez

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The fight starts from inside See more »


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Rated R for strong violence including a brutal rape sequence, drug use and language throughout, some sexual content and nudity | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

UK | France | China | Cambodia | USA

Language:

English | Thai

Release Date:

10 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Prayer Before Dawn See more »

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2.35 : 1
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The real Billy Moore makes an appearance in the film as his own father, who had died of cancer before filming began. See more »

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Stunning
5 August 2018 | by moraliskgodSee all my reviews

It didnt felt like a movie, it felt like real life and a hidden camera that records everything.. It's one of those films you forget you're watching a film, it sucks you totally in as you become one with the characters and events played on the screen.

Simply an amazing masterpiece! Go watch it!


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