• 2016
  • Japan
  • 2h 10min
  • Directed by: Kiyoshi Kurosawa
  • Cast: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Yûko Takeuchi, Toru Baba
  • Language: Japanese

A former detective (Nishijima) is asked by a colleague to investigate the case of a missing family from six years earlier. Kurosawa mixes warped satire, murky psychologies and Lynchian surrealism to sustain a clammy sense of unease.

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21 Nov 20164 stars

Kiyoshi Kurosawa's unsettling, impressively performed thriller lives up to its title

Japan's Kiyoshi Kurosawa directed a J-horror classic in 2001's groundbreaking Pulse (Kairo), an unnerving twist on internet fears and social psychology that evoked David Lynch with its scary rooms, flickering lights and ambient noise tremors. His latest…

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