Harada is a successful television writer whose best friend marries his ex-wife, and he plunges into melancholy. His increasing visits with his parents turn him into a zombie because they are actually ghosts.
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Tonally, it's akin to buckshot. Cataloging the different things this movie tries to be would be difficult, but the meat of it--a story about an adult man happening upon the ghosts of his long-dead parents, finally being able to bond with them--is emotionally resonant. Then again, there's a scene that leans heavy on creepy incestual overtones. There's also some body horror in there. (Also know as the Discarnates)