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Takashi Shimizu was born on July 27, 1972 in Maebashi City, Gunma Prefecture, Japan. He is a director and writer, known for The Grudge (2004), Ju-on: The Grudge (2002) and The Grudge 2 (2006). See full bio »
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 2015 NightCry (Video Game) (filming)
 2014 7500
 2011 Tormented
 2010 Soil (TV Series)
 2009 The Ancient Dogoo Girl (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2009 Ju-On: The Grudge (Video Game)
 2009 Hijoshi zukan
 2007 Ghost vs. Alien 03 (story "Rokku hantâ Iemon")
 2007 Kaiki Daisakusen - Second File (TV Mini-Series)
 2006 The Grudge 2
 2005 Rinne
 2004 The Grudge
 2004 Suiyô puremia: sekai saikyô J horâ SP Nihon no kowai yoru (TV Movie) (story "Kinpatsu kaidan")
 2004 Marebito
 2003 Kaidan Shin Mimibukuro (TV Series short) (3 episodes)
 2000 Ju-on: The Curse (Video)
 1998 Gakkô no kaidan G (TV Movie) (stories "Katasumi" and "4444444444")
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I do really like making horror movies because it's interesting, because you have all these tricks to play on, it's very much fun, but I do want to go for something different, maybe I can do different types of horror, including all these suspense or thriller type things, but the film that I really want to shoot now is a comedy. See more »


Directed the American remake of his movie Ju-on: The Grudge (2002). See more »

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