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Spider Forest (2004)
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A recently widowed TV producer is drawn to an isolated cabin in a mysterious woods.

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Hwang, Su-yeong
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Seung-kil Jeong
Won-sang Park
Yeong Yun
Yeong-jae Kim
Seong-cheol Jang
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A recently widowed TV producer is drawn to an isolated cabin in a mysterious woods.

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Terrific slow-paced drama
28 July 2005 | by (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) – See all my reviews

This is a very good film about a man trying to find and understand himself after the devastating loss of his wife in a plane crash. The answers to all his questions and secrets lie within the Spider Forest. So no, don't go into this movie thinking that it is a horror film with spiders running around killing people. There are a couple of "tense" moments" but, unlike American films, these are not done gratuitously, and are there to serve as points of development for the characters and do not deter the tempo of this film from being a deep character study of one man's self discovery. Great acting by all aboard is only strengthened by a solid script and talented director. This film reminded me a lot of a Japanese film called the Uninvited. So if you liked that one, you can't miss Spider Forest.


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