THE MOVIE: Once again, Kham’s pet elephant (Tony Jaa) has been abducted and he must fight anyone in his way to find him. Prachya Pinkaew (Tom Yum Goong) is directing, Panna Rittikrai handling fight choreography and Chocolate star Jeeja Yanin also stars. This is the first time Jaa has ever shared the stage with another marquee fighter.
Updates: Twitch is running an article that states Tom Yum Goong 2 will be the first Tony Jaa movie to make extensive use of CGI and wirework, supposedly necessitated because of the film’s 3D nature.
Tony Jaa is looking to return to the director’s chair for a different film. That project may involve callaboration with Bangkok Knockout director Panna Rittikrai and Fighting Fish director Julaluck Ismalone. | According to Tom Yum Goong 2’s English Facebook page, Magnet Releasing has secured North American rights to the film and should be releasing it under the title The Protector 2. | New poster for Tom Yum Gong 2. | The teaser with English subs.
Second teaser trailer. | Character posters. | Behind-the-scenes featurette with Jeeja Yanin. | Sahamongkol Film International has unveiled the final trailer for Tom Yum Goong 2. | It’s Jaa vs. RZA in a new character featurette. | New 3D clip plus new wallpapers. | New 3D clip, featuring Tony Jaa vs. Marrese Crump. | English subbed final trailer!
Tom Yum Goong 2, which will be released as The Protector 2, will be available on iTunes and OnDemand starting March 27th, and in U.S. theaters May 2nd. Check out the poster, courtesy of Collider. | Newest U.S. trailer.
BREAKING NEWS: Just a reminder that Tom Yum Goong 2 (aka The Protector 2) is currently available to watch on Amazon.com’s instant video service – just be sure to read our review for the film before you spend your hard earned bucks!