Ring – Japan, 1998

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Arrow Films’ restoration of Hideo Nakata’s Ring (1998) is being released in cinemas across the UK from March 1st. Check here for showings. The film …

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Sadako – Japan, 2019

Sadako is a 2019 Japanese supernatural horror feature film directed by Hideo Nakata (Ghost Theater; The Ring Two 2005; Dark Water; Ring, 1998) from a screenplay by Noriaki Sugihara, based …

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The Ring Two – USA, 2005

‘Fear comes full circle’ The Ring Two is a 2005 American supernatural horror feature film directed by Hideo Nakata (director of the original 1998 Japanese film Ringu and Ringu 2 – although this is not …

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Voice from the Stone – USA/Italy, 2017

‘Silence is calling’ Voice from the Stone is a 2017 American-Italian mystery thriller film directed by Eric D. Howell from a screenplay by Andrew Shaw, based on a novel Le voce della pietra …

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New and Upcoming releases

This is a listing of just some of the horror movies to expect, or that have already been released, in 2019 and 2020. We’ll obviously be adding loads more new …

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Ghost Theatre – Japan, 2015

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 …

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Monsterz – Japan, 2014

Monsterz is a 2014 Japanese horror feature film by Hideo Nakata (Ring). It is a remake of Min-suk Kim’s 2010 film Haunters. It stars Tatsuya Fujiwara, Takayuki Yamada, Satomi Ishihara, Tomorowo Taguchi, and …

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The Complex – Japan, 2013

The Complex (original title: クロユリ団地 Kuroyuri danchi) is a 2013 Japanese horror feature film directed by Hideo Nakata (Ring, Ring 2, Dark Water) from a screenplay by Junya Kato and Ryuta Miyake. Plot: Asuka (Atsuko Maeda), a …

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Essential Movies

The films on this ‘Essential’ list are important in terms of their global impact on the horror movie genre, either for their box office draw, artistic merit, cult credibility, or simple shock value. …

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Dark Water – Japan, 2002

Dark Water – 仄暗い水の底から – Honogurai Mizu no soko kara – literally “From the bottom of Dark Water” – is a 2002 Japanese horror film directed by Hideo Nakata (Ghost Theatre; The Complex; Ring and its sequel) from …

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