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Otoshimono (2006)

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On her way to school, high school girl Nana sees a train accident. Then Nana and her friend Kanae start to come across various bizarre phenomena, including red fingerprints and a female ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Erika Sawajiri ...
Nana
Chinatsu Wakatsuki ...
Kanae
Shun Oguri ...
Shunichi
Aya Sugimoto ...
Kumi
Itsuji Itao
Aja
Sae Shimizu
Eiki Kitamura
Kôki Katô
Suzuno Nomura
Kazuya Sato
Haru Makino
Shinji Rokkaku
Motofumi Takaya
Rena Sakaki
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On her way to school, high school girl Nana sees a train accident. Then Nana and her friend Kanae start to come across various bizarre phenomena, including red fingerprints and a female spirit who 'lives' on the station platform. One day, Nana's younger sister is lost, and the only possibility seems to be that she had been taken by these spirits. The missing tracks. The predictions that a mysterious woman makes. Written by Anon

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30 September 2006 (Japan)  »

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When Nana goes with the train driver to find Noriko towards the end of the film, the number of the train is "507". In Japanese, "5" and "7" are pronounced "Go" and "Nana" respectively. See more »

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Use of Cthulhu Mythos a definite plus
25 March 2007 | by (Akihabara@DEEP) – See all my reviews

I don't generally like horror movies, I absolutely hate slasher stuff and the real gory horror movies too. But I occasionally do enjoy a good Japanese horror movie because most are long on suspense and pretty low on gore. The Ring and Ju-on being prime examples. I gave this one a try because two of my favorite stars are in it Oguri Shun and Sawajiri Erika, they were good but the movie in general is nothing special. One really cool thing about it though is that it used some of HP Lovecraft Cthulhu Mythos, a carved relief in a subway tunnel and Erika's character is looking to goto school abroad at the Miskatonic University.


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