THE PERILOUS INTERNET RING (2020) Chinese J-horror hybrid!

The Perilous Internet Ring is a 2020 Chinese horror feature film about a female college student investigating a series of mysterious deaths. The puzzle involves a cursed internet novel that …

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SICK NURSES (2007) Reviews and overview

‘Take a deep breath, this is going to hurt’ Sick Nurses is a 2007 Thai supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Piraphan Laoyont and Thodsapol Siriwiwat. The Sahamongkol …

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SADAKO (2019) Reviews and overview

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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ONE MISSED CALL (2007) Reviews and overview

‘What will it sound like when you die?’ One Missed Call is a 2007 [released 2008] supernatural horror film directed by Eric Valette (Malefique) from a screenplay by Andrew Klavan. An international US/UK/Japanese/German co-production, …

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RING (1998) Reviews and overview

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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TEMPLE (2017) Reviews and overview

Temple – onscreen title: The Temple – is a 2017 Japanese/American supernatural horror feature film directed by Michael Barrett – making his feature debut – from a screenplay written by Simon …

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THE TAG-ALONG (2015) Reviews

The Tag-Along – original title: Hong yi xiao nu hai – 紅衣小女孩 – is a 2015 Taiwanese supernatural horror feature film directed by Wei-Hao Cheng from a screenplay by Shih-Keng Chien. It …

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CREEPY (2016) Reviews and overview

Creepy – original title: クリーピー “Creepy: Fake Neighbour” – is a 2016 Japanese psychological thriller directed by Kurosawa Kiyoshi (Sweet Home; Pulse; Cure) from a screenplay co-written with Chihiro Ikeda, based on the 2012 novel of …

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SADAKO VS. KAYAKO (2016) Reviews and overview

Sadako vs. Kayako –貞子 vs. 伽椰子 – is a 2016 Japanese supernatural horror film directed by Kôji Shiraishi (Noroi: The Curse; Grotesque; Occult; Foe and sequel). Twenty-four year-old actress Mizuki Yamamoto (Screaming Class) stars. Kadokawa …

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THE FOREST (2015) Reviews and overview

‘Where fear grows’ The Forest is a 2015 American horror thriller film directed by Jason Zada from a screenplay by David S. Goyer (Blade II; The Unborn; Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance), Nick …

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The Canal – Ireland, 2014

The Canal is a 2014 Irish supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Ivan Kavanagh. It stars Rupert Evans, Hannah Hoekstra, Carl Shaaban, Antonia Campbell-Hughes and Steve Oram. The film’s score was provided …

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GHOST THEATRE (2015) Japanese horror

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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THE COMPLEX (2013) Reviews and overview

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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KM 31 – Mexico, 2006 – reviews

‘Look beyond what your eyes can see’ KM 31 – or Kilómetro 31 – is a 2006 Mexican supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Rigoberto Castaneda. The film is inspired …

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Books

The following horror, sci-fi and fantasy books and magazines are suggested for offline reading: A | B | C | D | E  | F | G | H | I …

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DARK WATER (2002) Reviews and overview

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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