A series of horrifying events plague a Korean hospital in the 1940s.

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Jae-Hwan Choi
Mu-song Jeon ...
Professor Park Jung Nam
Jin-an Jeong
Bo-kyeong Kim
Ju-yeon Ko
Ho-seok Kong
Dong-kyu Lee
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Onji Koshiro
Ji-a Park
Soo-jung Ye ...
(as Soo-jeong Ye)
Ji Yeo
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A series of horrifying events plague a Korean hospital in the 1940s.

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1 August 2007 (South Korea)  »

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visually fascinating, sincere, intelligent horror
9 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

People that enjoy movies that sustain a horrific atmosphere and internal logic that allows "the suspension of disbelief" should give the 2007 Korean horror movie "Epitaph" ("Gidam") a chance. It is really good looking throughout and I thought the last minute or so was really great.

Even better, the visual effects have accessible meaning the way they do in some of the best Thai movies, aren't just eye candy or so obscure you'd have to be a film student to get them.

It has an irritatingly convoluted plot, but it does come together at the very end. I think the typically Asian sincerity more than makes up for the typically Asian convolution.


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