Ghost Theatre – aka Ghost Theater and original title: Gekijô rei – is a 2015 Japanese supernatural horror film directed by Hideo Nakata (Ring; Ring 2; Dark Water; Kaidan) from a screenplay by Jun’ya Katô (Meatball Machine; The Complex) and Ryûta Miyake (Ju-on: White Ghost; Vanished Girl in the Woods) for Django Film, Kyoraku Industrial Holdings and Nikkatsu.
The film features Haruka Shimazaki, Rika Adachi, Riho Takada, Keita Machida and AKB48 member Haruka Shimazaki.
The film is released in Japan on 21 November 2015.
A young actress, Sara, who lands a leading role in a major play, soon encounters bitter rivalry amongst her fellow cast members which escalates into out-and-out hatred. Strange things start happening at rehearsals and Sara begins to investigate a very real and menacing threat…
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Related: Japanese horror