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Whispering Corridors (1998)
"Yeogo goedam" (original title)

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While investigating the school files, the frightened teacher Mrs. Park startles and calls the young teacher Eun-young Hur, telling her that the deceased Jin-ju Jang is back. The line dies ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Kang-hee Choi ...
Yoon Jae-yi (as Se-yeon Choi)
Gyu-ri Kim ...
Lim Ji-oh
Min-jung Kim
Roe-ha Kim ...
Math teacher
Yu-seok Kim ...
Art teacher
Mi-yeon Lee ...
Heo Eun-young
Yong-nyeo Lee ...
Park Gi-suk
Jin-hie Park ...
Park So-young
Yong-soo Park ...
Oh Kwang-gu
Yi Shin
Ji-hye Yun ...
Kim Jung-sook
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While investigating the school files, the frightened teacher Mrs. Park startles and calls the young teacher Eun-young Hur, telling her that the deceased Jin-ju Jang is back. The line dies and Mrs. Park is attacked and killed by a ghost. On the next morning, the teenager Jae-yi Yoon waits for her friend Ji-oh Lim, who has the ability to call the spirits, and they begin a close friendship. The abusive and aggressive Mr. Oh, a.k.a. Mad Dog, is the substitute of Mrs. Park and prohibits Ji-oh to paint and compares the performances of the pretty So-young Park and the weird Jung-sook Kim, raising a barrier between the two former friends. Miss Hur misses her former friend Jin-ju, who committed suicide, and while trying to contact her, she discloses a dark secret about the past of her friend and Mrs. Park. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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First installment of the "Whispering Corridors" film series. It was followed by four in-name-only sequels. See more »

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Worth-seeing for one time, but Yeogo goedam2 is way better
21 October 2001 | by (The United States) – See all my reviews

Alright, in fact, Yeogo goedam is fairly a well-made horror teen-flick. It has some scary moment in places, and overall, amusing to watch. When you say this is a copycat of traditional Japanese high school horror, that is certainly not true. Yeogo goedam goes deeper revealing on problems of a high school system in Korea, and presents a lack of respect between relationship of students and faculties. Most students in the movie are depressed and having difficulties of their own; those qualities are what make Yeogo goedam better than most of horror teen-flicks made in other countries. However, watch Yeogo goedam2 if you have a chance, because it is way better than this one.


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