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Double Vision (2002)
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An FBI Agent pairs with a troubled Taiwan cop to hunt for a serial killer who's embedding a mysterious fungus in the brains of victims.

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Credited cast:
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Huang Huo-tu
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Kevin Richter
Rene Liu ...
Ching-fang
Leon Dai ...
Li Feng-bo
Kuei-Mei Yang ...
Coroner
Sihung Lung ...
Taoist Expert
Brett Climo ...
Serial Killer
Wei-Han Huang ...
Mei-Mei
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Han Chang ...
Detective Chang
Han Lin
David Newell ...
FBI Agent
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FBI Agent (as David Paterson)
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CNN Journalist
Pong Fong Wu
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An FBI Agent pairs with a troubled Taiwan cop to hunt for a serial killer who's embedding a mysterious fungus in the brains of victims.

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Rated R for strong violence/gore | See all certifications »
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25 October 2002 (Taiwan)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$244,178 (Hong Kong) (6 December 2002)

Gross:

$397,594 (Hong Kong) (13 December 2002)
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a worthwhile Asian supernatural horror film
23 November 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Double Vision is definitely one of the best Asian horror films I've seen in the last few years, and definitely the best out of China/Taiwan.

A dark film with a good storyline (though yes, the last part of the film is a bit hazy), and excellent characters and actors. A real unexpected pearl, far better than what I had expected from promotional material when it was first released.

A very refreshing change to the usual Korean/Japanese/Thai ghost films, it is genuinely frightening without being deliberately gratuitous.

The temple scene mid-way through the film remains my favourite scene, so fast and well done that you're left utterly shocked by the time its over.

For a good dark supernatural horror film, or for something completely different to the increasingly done to death Asian ghost/horror film with long black haired ghosts, see this one.


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