Beautiful Boxer
Release Date: 1/21/2005 Biopic, Drama, Sports Rated: NR Runtime: 1 hr 53 mins

Based on the true story of Thailandís famed transgender kickboxer, Parinya Charoenphol. Believing heís a girl trapped in a boyís body since childhood, Parinya Charoenphol (affectionately known as Nong Toom in Thailand) sets out to master the most masculine and lethal sport of Muay Thai (Thai kickboxing) to earn a living and to achieve his ultimate goal of total femininity. Nong Toom life goes from his teenage years as a traveling monk to grueling days in boxing camps to explosive matches where he knocks out most of his opponents across Thailand and Japan.
Cast: Assani Suwan , Sorapong Chatree , Orn-anong Panyawong , Kyoko Inoue , Sitiporn Niyom , Yuka Hyoudo

Director: Ekachai Uekrongtham