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Hollywood has a habit of remaking Japanese horror pics. In this case, it's a Japanese director remaking a Thai horror film with American actors in Japan... A newly-wed couple are in Japan for a working holiday. He's a photographer on a prestige job, keen to make a good impression. They have an accident, hitting a Japanese woman who suddenly appeared in the middle of the road. All attempts to trace her afterwards fail. Then they notice these strange shapes on the photographs, and the wife becomes convinced that its the spirit of the woman they hit, trying to contact them... The film investigates the so-called ''spirit photography''.

85 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Violence).
Detective/Mystery, Horror, Thriller.

Showtimes

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Credits

Cast
Joshua Jackson, Rachael Taylor, Megumi Okina, David Denman, John Hensley, Maya Hazen, James Kyson Lee
Director
Masayuki Ochiai
ScreenplayLuke Dawson
MusicNathan Barr
CinematographyKatsumi Yanagishima
EditingTimothy Alverson, Michael N. Knue
Sound formatsDolby
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2008
Produced byOzla Pictures, Regency Enterprises, Vertigo Entertainment

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreThriller
LanguageSome
NudityNone
SexMild
ViolenceStrong
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
CommentsTense supernatural thriller with strongish suspense and threat.
These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.

Adjusted Childcare Action Project (CAP) Report (USA)

CategoryScore (-50 to 50)
Wanton Violence / Crime
-41
Impudence / Hate
9
Sexual Immorality
-50
Drugs / Alcohol
-3
Offence to God
-50
Murder / Suicide
25
Final score
-18

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
4
Violence
4
Blood / Gore / Gross
4
Guns / Weapons
0
Profanity
4
Alcohol / Drugs
2
Smoking
0
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
5
Imitative Behaviour
3
Frightening / Tense Scenes
5
Jump Scenes
3
Tense Family Scenes
5
Music (Scary/Tense)
5
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4


Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Die Burger
Ronel Nel
5
Cape Times
Rafer Guzman
1
eye Weekly
Adam Nayman quote iconThe dullest and most superfluous iteration yet of the lurking-dead-girl-torments-the-living storyline.
1
ReelViews
James Berardinelli quote iconThese films have generated a different kind of fear than what's intended: fear of having to sit through another such production. Please, make them stop!
5
ScreenIt
8
Metacritic.com
12 critics
7
Rottentomatoes critics
44 critics
7
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconAnother lame Asian horror remake.
1

What the People say

Internet
1939 Netizens quote iconVery scary for only being PG-13
9

Average .. 24%

5

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