Today the biggest Cambodian Action Movie “The Jailbreak” has released and the tickets were sold out each screen hour of all movie theaters both in Phnom Penh city and Siem Reap province.
Jailbreak is the first, most thrilling action movies nicely scripted and directed with well-choreographed fight scenes by KONGCHAK Picture.
Watch JAILBREAK Official Trailer (HD)
Mr. Jimmy Henderson, director of Jailbreak, told the news the movie had spent more than US$300,000 with almost 100 stunt performers, and some parts of technical production made in Malaysia for the high-quality film in order to expose Cambodian Cinemas abroad.
A group of Special Task Force Officers is sent to Prei Kla prison where are detained the country’s top criminals. What starts as a simple escort mission will soon turn into chaos as the prisoners take over the prison grounds. Trapped in the building, our 4 heroes will have to fight their way out for survival, or die to try.
The brief summary of Jailbreak Cambodia Action Movie:
- Release Date: January 31, 2017 (Cambodia)
- Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy
- Time: 90 Minutes
- Produced by: KONGCHAK Pictures
- Distributor: Westec Media Limited
- Cast: Jean-Paul Ly, Dara Our, Savin Phillip, Céline Tran, Tharoth Sam, Sirivudh Sisowath,…
- Director: Jimmy Henderson
- Format: 2D
- Language: Khmer
- Subtitle: English
The Jailbreak Actors
Jean-Paul Ly (as Inspector Ly)
Cambodian actor and action designer/performer, born in France and currently based in London.
Intensive acting background training at the renown Identity Drama School of London (UK Double Award Winning Drama School) warded “CLIVE DAILEY AWARD for BEST ACTOR 2014” for a theater performance, a signed under famous IAG London (acting agency). He has 25-year experience in various martial arts, strong dedication to his craft and passion, bringing his personal vision and style of action and martial arts on screen.
Dara Our (as Dara)
Dara was born in Cambodia, in Kompong Cham province. Dara developed an interest for the Cambodian traditional martial arts called Bokator at an early age and started practicing by the age of 18. After 7 years as a Bokator fighter, he was approached to feature as the main actor in “Hanuman”.
He was on board right away, seeing this as a unique opportunity to promote Bokator not only in Cambodia but internationally and be a part of the recent wave of development that has taken over the local film industry.
Dara has now been featured in many films and has become a coach, looking to inspire future martial arts enthusiasts.
Tharoth Sam (as Tharoth)
Tharoth challenged herself into proving that girls also can succeed in sports, and quickly became very popular after becoming the first female Bokator Fighter to make it into the MMA League and winning the ONE FC MMA Tournament in 2014.
She recently achieved another dream of hers in performing arts by featuring as a supporting role in Angelina Jolie’s latest production “First They Killed My Father”. In “The Jailbreak” Cambodia action movie, she is one of the Special Task Force Officers.
Céline Tran (as The Madame)
At the age of 21, this former student of Political Sciences and Literature became the face of Penthouse France and a few years later, the French adult actress the most recognized in the world. She presents herself under the name « Katsuni ».
Today she pursues her route as an author (comics) and an actress. In 2014 she’s one of the main characters of the Season 4 of the French web/TV series « The Visitor from the Future », she then reveals herself as an action actress in the short movie Bladed Minds.
In 2015 she performs brutal fight choreographies in videos Burst and Dust Machina. The Imaginary Zone project with visual artist Christova Iglika is an image of her career: a reflection on the body, performance, and identity.
Savin Phillip (as Playboy)
No stranger to the big screen of Cambodia action movie, Savin Phillip most recently joined Angelina Jolie’s adaptation of “First They Killed My Father” as part of the main cast. Phillip’s amazing performance as the main villain in “Hanuman”, as lead him to once more endorse this role in “The Jailbreak”.
Tara Vy (as Vuthy)
After training with the art of Bokator for 4 years he ranked 2nd place at the Bokator Championship in 2015. He was also a Stunt Coordinator on “Hanuman” and recently joined the cast of the feature in biopsy of Cambodia’s notorious King Korn.
Sirivudh Sisowath (Prison gang leader bolo)
Mostly known for incarnating the role of Angkorian King Jayavarman VII, Sirivudh Sisowath is also known for his role as a Grand Master in the local hit “Sbek Kong”. He brings life to his characters through his intense personality. He is a prison gang leader in “The Jailbreak” Cambodia action movie.