FIVE STAR PRODUCTION
Five Star Production was founded in 1973 and quickly rose to become one the most well-known and longest running film production and distribution company in Thailand. For the past four decades, Five Star Production has made over 260 films and worked with more than 100 directors, as well over 1,000 actors and actresses.
We have produced films that have been echoed in many aspects, such as, a movie series of “Boonchu” that Thai people have admired more than 20 years, and a movie series of “Art of the Devil” which becomes one of the scariest Thai film ever made.
In 1976, Five Star Production have made a revolutionized for Thai film industry by being one of the first Thai studios to bring quality Thai films to international festivals. Five Star Production brought “Kun Suk” to international audiences,
and in 2001, “Tear of the Black Tiger” became the first Thai film to screen at Cannes Film Festival, in the Un Certain Regards. In 2002, Five Star Production brought Pen-EkRatanaruang’s “Monrak Transistor” to Cannes Directors Fortnight.
In 2009, Five Star Production has made another trip to Canned with director Pen-EkRatanaruang, and his movie “Nymph”, it was screened in the Un Certain Regard. The film was also invited to compete in over 100 festivals around the world. In the same year, the film “Slice” by director KongkiatKomesiri (Muay Thai Chaiya, Art of the Devil) made headlines when it was nominated in 14 out of 16 categories of the Subhanahongsa Awards, the equivalent of the Thai Oscars. It was also invited to major festivals around the world including Rotterdam, Hong Kong, Udine, and Sitges
In 2012, Five Star Production has once again coming up with a new phenomenon for Thai Film industry by being the first Thai Film company that produced the first Thai 3D movie “Dark Flight (3D)”, a film by Issara Nadee. Follow by a series of the most haunted hour of the day, 3 stories by 3 directed, “3AM (3D)” in 2012 and “3AM (3D) Part 2” in 2014.
In 2018, Five Star kicked off strongly with mega projects “3 AM part3” , the sequal of 3AM after the huge success of 3AM Part 1 and Part 2, and “Bangkok Ghost Stories” a high quality 4K, horror SERIES released throughout Asia with high TV ratings.
Launching into 2021 by continuing the 2019 and 2020 success of “Pee Nak 1 and Pee Nak 2” , the #1 Thai Horror Comedy of 2019 and 2020, Five Star strikes while the iron is hot with Pee Nak 3, a much-expected sequel set for this summer. Meanwhile a new action-thriller film “Game Changer” will be ready by first quarter of 2021.