THE CAT (2011) Reviews and overview

The Cat is a 2011 South Korean horror feature film directed by Byun Seung-Wook. So-yeon (Park Min-yeong) works at a small pet-grooming shop called Kitty N Puppy. Unfortunately, So-yeon sufferers from claustrophobia and …

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COLOSSAL (2016) Reviews and overview

‘There’s a monster in all of us’ Colossal is a 2017 Spanish-Canadian psychological science fiction monster movie written and directed by Nacho Vigalondo (V/H/S Viral; Open Windows; The ABCs of Death). …

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CELLO (2005) Korean horror

Cello – Korean: 첼로 – is a 2005 South Korean horror film directed by Lee Woo-cheol and starring Sung Hyun-ah, Park Da-an and Jeong Ho-bin. After surviving a terrifying car accident that killed her best friend, Mi-ju …

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GHASTLY (2011) Reviews and overview

Ghastly – original title: 기생령) aka “Gisaeng Spirit” – is a 2011 South Korean horror film directed by Ko Seok-jin from a screenplay by Kim Yoo-ra; it stars Eun-jeong , Han, Hyomin and Min-woo No. After his parents are …

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MOURNING GRAVE (2014) Reviews and overview

Mourning Grave (Hangul: 소녀괴담; RR: Sonyeogoedam; literally. “Girl Ghost Story”) is a 2014 South Korean comedy horror film directed by Oh In-chun. It stars Kang Ha-neul and Kim So-eun. Though it …

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MOEBIUS (2013) Reviews and overview

Moebius is a 2013 South Korean feature film with strong horror elements written and directed by Kim Ki-duk (The Isle). A housewife (Lee Eun-Woo) becomes enraged with jealousy over her husband’s (Cho Jae-Hyun) …

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THE COFFIN (2008) Reviews and overview

The Coffin is a 2008 horror film co-production from Thailand, South Korea and Singapore directed by Ekachai Uekrongtham. The movie stars Ananda Everingham and Karen Mok. Review: There is, apparently, …

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HORROR STORIES (2012) Korean horror

Horror Stories is a 2012 South Korean horror anthology film comprised of four episodes by five South Korean directors. Plot: A high school student is kidnapped by a killer and …

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DERANGED (2012) Reviews and overview

Deranged is a 2012 South Korean science-fiction horror film starring Kim Myung-min, Kim Dong-wan of Shinhwa and Lee Ha-nui. It was produced by Lim Ji-young and Oz One Film, directed …

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CHAW (2009) Reviews and overview

Chaw (Hangul: 차우; RR: Chau; MR: Ch‘au) is a 2009 South Korean film about a mutant killer pig wreaking havoc on a small mountain town, and the ragtag team of …

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INTO THE MIRROR (2003) Reviews and overview

Into the Mirror – original title: 거울 속으로 – is a 2003 South Korean horror feature film about a series of grisly deaths in a department store, all involving mirrors, and the troubled detective who investigates …

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DEATH BELL (2008) Reviews and overview

Death Bell is a 2008 South Korean horror feature film directed by Chang [Yoon Hong-seung] who also co-wrote the screenplay. The movie stars Lee Beom-soo in his first horror film role, and K-pop singer Nam Gyu-ri in her acting …

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A TALE OF TWO SISTERS (2003) Reviews and overview

A Tale of Two Sisters (장화, 홍련 Janghwa, Hongryeon literally ‘Rose Flower, Red Lotus’) is a 2003 South Korean psychological horror film written and directed by Kim Ji-woon. The film is inspired by a Joseon Dynasty folktale entitled “Janghwa Hongryeon jeon”, which …

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