She is then approached by Grace's rich boyfriend Pat, who offers payment in exchange for also helping him and his friends. Her father is a teacher who wants a better life for Lynn, so he persuades her to a more prestigious high school against her wishes. Some more unrelated personal thoughts As I watched the movie, I was in tears in some scenes the actors playing Bank and Lynn are really great because it reminded me of painful experiences in school. Returning home, Lynn finds that their scheme was a great success, but, broken by the experience, turns her back on her co-conspirators. Thaneth brought a special warmth to the character, leading Nattawut to modify the script and make the father less controlling, resulting in a more profound father-daughter relationship.
The film's conceit is to turn it into a gladiatorial ring, a place of risk, wit and sublime deception. Paying homage to his unique aesthetic. Jira came up with the film's premise when he heard on the news that scores were being cancelled in China due to a cheating scandal. The film performed successfully overseas. About ten crew members flew to Australia from Thailand, while most of the Sydney filming unit was sourced locally. The film's main cast is relatively inexperienced—none of the four young main actors had film roles in a major studio production prior to 2017. Bank, who is a genuine and good person at the start, soon changes after being hurt in the process because of other students who'd rather pay than do the hard work of studying.
It placed first at Hong Kong's box office on its opening weekend, while in Taiwan and Malaysia, the film opened to limited screens but rapidly gained popularity by online word-of-mouth, also rising to the top of the box office in Taiwan. Matichon Weekly in Thai 5—11 May 2017. From left to right: Lynn, Bank, Grace, Pat I've heard of Bad Genius from a student before, its only showing in the Philippines now so I watched it. The film won a record-breaking twelve categories, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Screenplay, as well as Best Actor and Best Actress. Lynn then approaches him with the offer and Bank reluctantly agrees. Lynn helps her cheat in some exams so she can make her grades higher to qualify for the theater club.
The film also lists three additional producer credits: Suwimon Techasupinan, Chenchonnee Soonthonsaratul and Weerachai Yaikwawong. Such third party cookies may track your use on Filmibeat sites for better rendering. Here I've selected a dozen of my personal favourites, from his movie poster designs, that for me sum-up his unique visual style, that has become so recognisable today. Nattawut had previously directed the company's 2012 psychological thriller , and the producers believed his ability would lend itself to developing Bad Genius as a heist film. Filming took place on location in Thailand and Australia.
The film also won several awards on the festival circuit. It was directed by , and stars in her feature film debut as Lynn, a straight-A student who devises an scheme which eventually rises to international levels. The film was released on on 1 June 2018. Most of the filming took place in Thailand, while about 30 percent was shot on location in Sydney, Australia. It proved to be very successful. .
I was kind of hoping for a love story between these two As I watched, the true antagonists were the students who 'used' Lynn to cheat her so-called friends. Lynn struggles to memorise the final section herself, but finally pulls through. Check out each torrent and pick the one you find the best. Over his career Bass often worked closely with his wife Elaine, as they designed opening title sequences as well as posters, and even storyboards for some of the most famous film-makers in Hollywood. Archived from on 17 October 2017.
Major Platinum Cineplex By Huawei Facebook page in Lao. The best solution to your grades is actual studying and understanding your lessons in school. On the website , it has an approval rating of 100% based on seventeen reviews, with an average rating of 7. Primarily a singer and songwriter, Thaneth had been absent from acting for over thirty years when Nattawut came across a magazine interview of him, and invited him to cast for the role. In Thailand, critics praised the film's concept and design, which tackled a familiar, mundane subject and turned it into an exciting caper thriller—something never before seen in Thai cinema.