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The film contains disturbing and gory scenes, but without detail. Frightening scenes which are more prolonged are also depicted.

The film contains a realistic and intense depiction of horror that is concentrated towards the end of the film.

The impactful scenes include the portrayal of a victim's head being pulled towards the ceiling with his neck stretched unnaturally, as well as a woman's decapitated legs.

The battle scenes between the two spirits, Kayako and Sadako, in the haunted house and subsequently in the forest are prolonged and intense, but can be suited for an older teen audience.

There are also numerous jumpscare scenes throughout the film, usually heightened by the audio and editing. These include the sudden appearance of Sadako behind her victims and some school boys being pulled forcefully into bathtubs or cabinets by a pair of ghostly hands.

However, the depictions are not gory and there are no strong details.



'Sadako vs Kayako' revolves around two teenagers who find their lives in danger after viewing a video tape, believed to be cursed, in the second-hand video tape player they had bought. To suppress the spirit Sadako which haunts them, a medium introduces another formidable spirit, Kayako, to combat Sadako in an attempt to save the girls.

Official Eirin Rating: G



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