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28 June 2006 (South Korea) See more »
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A salt storehouse near the sea may be haunted. A penniless ex-con dies a gristly death in a house he can ill afford... See more » | Add synopsis »
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It'll be better to see a ghost than a pervert. See more (8 total) »

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Directed by
Sang-hoon Ahn 
 
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Sang-hoon Ahn 
Seon-ju Jeong 
Jeong-seob Lee 
Yun-kyung Sin 

Original Music by
Dong-In Jung 
 
Cinematography by
Kwang-suk Chung 
 
Film Editing by
Im-Pyo Ko 
 
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Teo Lee .... assistant camera
 

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South Korea:97 min
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6 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
It'll be better to see a ghost than a pervert., 19 December 2009
Author: lastliberal from United States

A Korean horror film from first-time (not counting a short) writer/director Sang-hoon Ahn. It is also a first film for TV actress So-yeong Choo, who plays a detective coming off suspension.

First, you would think the writers didn't miss a flick: The Grudge, One Missed Call, Shutter, or CSI. Min (So-yeong Choo) has a new partner straight from a year in Forensics. Can a film that borrows from so many present anything original? Several men die under mysterious circumstances after being visited by a long-haired ghost. Sound familiar. They are tied to a dead some 10 years ago.

What is good about the film is the cinematography and the sound, and the fact that it focuses on the detectives rather than the ghost or the victims. Min has a secret that probably drove her to become a detective.

Her partner has a secret, too.

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