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Release Date:
7 January 2006 (Japan) See more »
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Death Is Only The Beginning
Plot:
A Japanese actress begins having strange visions and experiences after landing a role in a horror film about a real-life murder spree that took place over forty years ago. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Japanese psychological horror film, with subtitles See more (62 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Yûka ... Nagisa Sugiura
Karina ... Yayoi Kinoshita
Kippei Shîna ... Ikuo Matsumura
Tetta Sugimoto ... Tadashi Murakawa
Shun Oguri ... Kazuya Omori
Marika Matsumoto ... Yuka Morita
Mantarô Koichi ... Yamanaka Producer
Atsushi Haruta ... Norihasa Omori
Miki Sanjô ... Ayumi Omori
Mao Sasaki ... Chisato Omori
Hiroto Itô ... Yuya Omori

Takako Fuji ... Hotel Maid
Yasutoki Furuya
Tomoko Mochizuki
Hiroshi Okazaki
Tarô Suwa ... Projectionist
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kiyoshi Kurosawa ... professor Kawashima
Shôichirô Masumoto

Directed by
Takashi Shimizu 
 
Writing credits
Takashi Shimizu  &
Masaki Adachi 

Produced by
Satoshi Fukushima .... line producer
Kazuya Hamana .... executive producer
Takashige Ichise .... producer
Yukie Kito .... associate producer (as Yuki'e Kitô)
Yasushi Kotani .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Kenji Kawai 
 
Cinematography by
Takahide Shibanushi 
 
Film Editing by
Nobuyuki Takahashi 
 
Production Design by
Iwao Saitô 
 
Costume Design by
Mari Miyamoto 
 
Makeup Department
Yûichi Matsui .... special makeup effects artist
 
Sound Department
Kiyoshi Kakizawa .... sound
Kenji Shibasaki .... sound effects
 
Visual Effects by
Tomoya Ôhata .... 3D digital artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Yoshimi Watabe .... gaffer
 

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Also Known As:
"J-Horror Theater Vol. 3" - International (English title) (series title)
"Reincarnation" - USA (informal literal English title)
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Rated R for violent and disturbing content
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96 min
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Trivia:
The third film in the hexagon project J-horror Theatre. The two first films are Kansen (2004) and Yogen (2004).See more »
Goofs:
Crew or equipment visible: When the professor (Nagisa) drops the camera after committing suicide, the camera keeps recording for a couple of seconds. Almost at the end of those seconds, it is possible to see a crew member approaching the scene from the right door.See more »
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References The Shining (1980)See more »

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9 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Japanese psychological horror film, with subtitles, 15 August 2007
Author: Stanley Strangelove from Portland, Oregon US

Reincarnation is a Japanese film with subtitles. The plot is very difficult to follow but it involves a film crew making a movie depicting the events of a murder. As part of the filming, the director, crew and cast go to the actual hotel in which the multiple murders occurred. The main character is the female lead in the film. Almost from the start of the project, she begins to have visions or hallucinations. She sees people who no one else sees. When the crew arrives at the hotel, her visions become more extreme and frequent. You sort of understand what this film is about when it is over, however the ending left me confused. This is not a haunted house or slasher horror film. Most of it takes place in daylight. Do not expect scantily clad bimbos or knife-wielding maniacs to jump out from the closet. The story reminded me somewhat of the Roman Polanski film "Repulsion" about a woman who goes mad and has hallucinations. Overall, I thought the film was on the slow side. In its favor, it is not one of the gross torture porn flicks that are destroying the horror genre.

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