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The Shrine of Thai Superstar Mitr Chaibancha

The Shrine of Thai Superstar Mitr Chaibancha

About 90 miles southeast of Bangkok along the coast of the Gulf lies Pattaya, a small city that was once a tourist destination, but is now ruled by its sex industry.  A quick walk down the [...]

Bootlegs in Thailand

Bootlegs in Thailand

From street stalls to secret rooms, bootleg DVDs are plentiful in Thailand.  Any street market will have a stall showcasing the latest DVD rips, which feature photocopied box art housed in a flimsy plastic sleeve.  Prices [...]

Thailand’s Beach from <i>The Beach</i>

Thailand’s Beach from The Beach

Danny Boyle’s 2000 flop The Beach isn’t very good, but you’ve gotta admit that the scenery is pretty (the message of tourism killing the country is also frighteningly accurate, but that can only be appreciated if [...]

Bangkok’s Luxury Movie Theaters

Bangkok’s Luxury Movie Theaters

Following yesterday’s visit with Thailand’s #1 movie poster collector, today we’ll take a look at Bangkok’s fancy moviegoing experiences that have yet to make their way to our part of the world. First off, Thailand loves [...]

Movie Posters in Thailand

Movie Posters in Thailand

This is the first of a series of posts regarding my recent vacation in Thailand, others of which will feature a trip to The Beach beach, fancy Thai movie theaters (experience 4DX! and a theater that [...]