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Ju-on: The Grudge


Directed by Takashi Shimizu
Japan, 2002


A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.

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Ju-on: The Grudge Directed by Takashi Shimizu

Critics reviews

It’s been maligned and lumped together with the rest of the Japanese horror films craze that took the world in the last decade, and it’s been ridiculed as well as turned into a franchise that can’t be taken seriously. But the original Shimizu film is one of the deepest and most complex horror films of the Asian craze. It manages to be one of last decade’s most emotional exercises in grief and anger.
October 26, 2016
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