CORPSE PRISON: PART ONE (2017) Review and overview

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‘A bloodbath is about to be unleashed!’
Corpse Prison: Part One is a 2017 Japanese horror film written and directed by Hideo Jôjô (Siren X), based on a manga by Makine Muroi. The movie stars Moemi Katayama, Anna Tachibana, Shin’ichi Wagô, Nagomi, Reimi Fujishiro and Ren Fukusaki.

From the moment she and her fellow students arrive in the mountain village of Yasaka, Mikoto knows that there is something very wrong with this tiny town. Can it really be true that, for fifty years, not a single girl has been born in this isolated community?

Despite the fact that Mayor Amano and the other all-male residents have enthusiastically welcomed her and the other three coeds attending Professor Ashihara’s overnight seminar, Mikoto can’t shake the sense of increasing dread that consumes her. Something horrible has happened here. Something that is about to happen again. Because the town has been waiting for her. And the other girls…



In the USA, Section 23 released the film on Blu-ray on October 2, 2018.

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Corpse Prison: Part Two was shot back-to-back.

Original title:
Shishûgoku: Ki no hen