A young pathologist seeks answers to the mysterious death of a friend and soon comes into contact with the same cursed videotape that caused the death of the friend’s wife and son, which is haunted by the curse of Sadako, a relentless spirit.
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2.5 The sci-fi direction is quite interesting but requires increasingly massive suspensions of disbelief. Miki Nakatani is stellar! As much as I like Hinako Saeki, her portrayal of Sadako as a sort of succubus is just WEIRD. Imagine if this had been successful, we'd get an adaptation of Loop!