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Chung K'uei and the Demons

CHUNG K'UEI AND THE DEMONS

Directed by Björn Bardel
Sweden, 1979
Drama, Mystery, Short

Synopsis

Chung Kwei or Zhong Kui is a historical figure born during the Tang Dynasty. Because of the Emperor having rejected him for his appearance, Chung Kwei committed suicide in anger and fury, and was consequently condemned to hell, where he was appointed the king of ghosts.

Synopsis

Chung Kwei or Zhong Kui is a historical figure born during the Tang Dynasty. Because of the Emperor having rejected him for his appearance, Chung Kwei committed suicide in anger and fury, and was consequently condemned to hell, where he was appointed the king of ghosts.