It was back in April that Twitchfilm reported the last known activity on the last action thriller, Vengeance Of An Assassin. And while further information was scant, the folks at Sahamongkol Film International still managed to generate some excitement prior to the pending release of its latest 3D sequel studio blockbuster, Tom Yum Goong 2, starring Tony Jaa prior to launching his next big career move with the current production of Fast And Furious 7 set for July 11, 2014.
Being an assassin has its rules– always keep your eyes on your target; strict to your mission, execute without any hesitation and there is no room for negotiation! Each killer has his own background, but all of them has trade in their blood and losses.
For Natee (Dan Chupong), his only reason in becoming an assassin, while leaving behind Than, his only one brother and uncle Thanom, his adoptive father who raises them up, is to ﬁnd the truth on the dead of his father and his mother. It’s the issue that he’d always doubted and felt that uncle Thanom hid something from him.
While being on a mission in protecting “Ploy”, the niece of Chain, inﬂuential boss of an east coast town from group of assassins, there is an change in order for him to kill the girl that he is protecting instead!!!
Before he can get to the bottom of it, someone has double-crossed and use him as the scapegoat. Natee must ﬁnd out who is behind this scheme. Meanwhile he has to save Ploy’s life from the cold-blood and brutal killers who always know every step of their movements. It’s clear that Natee is confronting with a hidden power with network and control far surpass his capability to withstand them.
After a hairbreadth escape from death, Natee and Ploy escape to a safe house where he had grown up with his brother. Accompanying them is Doctor Xi Fu, a Chinese doctor from Ploy’s family, who come to cure Natee’s injury. Than falls in love with Ploy at ﬁrst sight without knowing that Natee also has some feelings towards the girl whose life he has saved. Finally, the family is together again and Tanom decides to unveil the big secret he has kept all through his life about Natee and Than’s parents.
The assassins don’t give them a time to breath, they were sent to clean up every life involved. Being focus and utilizing all of their capabilities is the only way to survive. They have to be faster, stronger and hit harder.
Tom Yum Goong 2 is currently making its rounds at this month’s events at the American Film Market and is currently slated for a North American release from Magnolia Pictures.