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A young photographer and his girlfriend discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after a tragic accident. They soon learn that you can not escape your past.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ananda Everingham ...
Tun
Natthaweeranuch Thongmee ...
Achita Sikamana ...
Unnop Chanpaibool ...
Titikarn Tongprasearth ...
Jim
Sivagorn Muttamara ...
Meng
Chachchaya Chalemphol ...
Tonn's Wife
Kachormsak Naruepatr ...
Tee
Apichart Chusakul ...
Magazine Editor (as Abhijati Jusakul)
Binn Kitchachonpong ...
Asst. Magazine Editor
Panitan Mavichak ...
Nuch
Samruay Jaratjaroonpong ...
Man 1
Jitlada Korsangvichal ...
Nurse 1
Duangporn Sontikhan ...
Nurse 2
Panu Puntoomsinchal ...
Groom
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Storyline

A young photographer Thun and his girlfriend Jane discover mysterious shadows in their photographs after fleeing the scene of an accident. As they investigate the phenomenon, they find other photographs contain similar supernatural images, that Thun's best friends are being haunted as well, and Jane discovers that her boyfriend has not told her everything. It soon becomes clear that you can not escape your past. Written by Cleon

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The most terrifying images are the ones that are real.


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9 September 2004 (Thailand)  »

Also Known As:

Shutter: The Original  »

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Trivia

In the scene where Tun and Jane examine ghost photos affixed to a wall, there is a enlarged photo of a ghost standing near bookshelves with tables in the foreground. This is a screenshot from the Williard Library "ghostcam". The Willard Library is located in Evansville, Indiana USA and in recent years, has become very popular for its website where visitors can view the webcam surveilance 24 hours a day for paranormal activity. See more »

Goofs

During the scene where Tun and Jane visit the Spirit Photography Guy and are talking with him, the camera faces them and shows a sliver of the guy on the right side of the screen (this alternates). In one of those shots, his mouth is moving, but nothing is spoken. See more »

Quotes

Tun: [Tun is working in the dark room when someone walks beside him and stands there. He does not look up]
Tun: Jane? You're early.
Tun: [Telephone rings outside, Tun goes to answer it] Hello?
Jane: Tun. Its Jane. I'm going to be a little late today.
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Crazy Credits

The producers would like to thank in advance the owners of any spirit photographs or photo representations that were not properly credited for their use in this motion picture. See more »

Connections

Remade as Shutter (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Win-Yan-Nai-Parp-Tai
Written by Vimol Chongvilai
Performed by Suthep Wonggamhang
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Truly a horror masterpiece!
22 April 2006 | by (Ventura, California) – See all my reviews

This Asian horror film starts off with a young couple (Tun and Jane) driving back from a get-together late one night and hitting a girl that suddenly appears on the road. This may sound very cliché to seasoned horror fans, but what ensues in the film is anything but. Tun (Ananda Everingham) is a professional photographer. He starts noticing some strange flaws in his pictures. This is the beginning of the best ghost story I've ever seen, with truly amazing special effects (so good they make you feel that they're really happening and not just concocted for the movie), excellent acting, lavish production, a creative plot with some great surprises, and just enough blood to justify an R rating (oh, and. Ananda is not only a great actor; he's eye candy!)

If you're not put off by having to read subtitles, you'll absolutely love this movie. If you are, I recommend that you try to muddle through them because, believe me, it'll be worth your while.

A true gem and a DVD that I am proud to have in my horror collection. Perfection!


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