The Kick

The Kick

Movie: The Kick
Thai: THE KICK วอนโดนเตะ (Won don tae)
Korean: 더 킥
Director: Prachya Pinkaew
Writer: Lee Jong-Suk
Producer: Kang Sung-Kyu
World Premiere: October, 2011 (Busan International Film Festival)
Release Date: November 3, 2011 (South Korea) / December 22, 2011 (Thailand)
Runtime: 105 min.
Language: Thai / Korean
Country: Thailand / South Korea
Taekwondo medalist, Master Moon (Jo Jae-Hyeon) has a family filled with talented individuals. His wife Yoon is a master in the kitchen. Their eldest child Tae-Yang (Na Tae-Joo) is a master of dance action. Their second child Taemi (Taemi) is a master of the high kick and their youngest child Tae-Poong is a master of the head-butt. They are a happy family. Master Moon runs a taekwondo studio in Bangkok.

One day, the family happens to bump into the group Suk-Doo – who stole a legendary Thai sword and are on the run. Master Moon’s family are able to capture the group. The family then becomes national heroes in Thailand. Trouble soon brews for the family when the Suk-Doo group kidnaps their youngest child Tae-Poong …