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Yu-jin and her blind mother move to a small village from Seoul. On her first day at the new school, Yu-jin gets picked on by her classmates. Along with other victims of hatred, Yu-jin puts ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Gyu-ri Kim Gyu-ri Kim ... Lee Eun-ju
Se-eun Lee ... Lee Yu-jin
Yu-ri Lee ... Kim In-suk
Seong-min Choi Seong-min Choi ... Han Jae-hun
Jeong-yun Choi ... Ho-kyeong
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yoo-jin Im Yoo-jin Im
Jeong-hwa Kang Jeong-hwa Kang
Seong-eun Tak Seong-eun Tak
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Storyline

Yu-jin and her blind mother move to a small village from Seoul. On her first day at the new school, Yu-jin gets picked on by her classmates. Along with other victims of hatred, Yu-jin puts a curse on the four girls tormenting them through a Ouija Board. On her second day at school, one of the spellbound bursts into flames and dies just as she sits down where Yu-jin used the board. The next day, another victim burns to death, and now the school is enclosed by horror. Written by Anonymous

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Being the new kid in school... can be hell. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence and disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

30 July 2004 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Witch Board See more »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
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A-Post Pictures See more »
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Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Quotes

Lee Yu-jin: I saw that thing around you.
Lee Eun-ju: What was it?
Lee Yu-jin: ...A ghost.
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Soundtracks

Ya li v pole da ne travushka byla? (Was I Not a Little Blade of Grass?), Op.47-7
Written by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (as Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky)
Lyrics by Ivan Zakharievich Surikov
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Ghosts have really bad hair.
11 March 2005 | by Ky-DSee all my reviews

Much like Ringu, Ju-on, Ryong, A Tale of two Sisters and about a thousand other Asian horror films, we have a female ghost with with thick-black hair pulled over her face exacting some kind of hellish retribution on hapless victims.

What keeps this from simply disappearing underneath the mounds of similar films is a greater focus on story (specifically the who and why) and a couple creative death scenes.

All around the filming is solid and most of the scare set-ups work pretty well. Some of the characters are a little over-written/acted and the film looses focus moving toward the end, as if the movie is trying to cover too much ground to fast.

A mostly enjoyable, if wholly forgettable, supernatural yarn.

6/10


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