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Horror double Curse "

October 10 2006

The long-awaited continuation of the hit 2004 "The Curse" is finally out on the screens. Previous part of the picture has collected in hire nearly 190 million dollars, with a relatively modest budget.

Chilling thriller Takeshi Shimizu - a dark, very scary story about the terrible curse, a mysterious something which is cruelly avenges their victims. As is often the case in recent times, the sequel does not take long.

Shimizu for many years working with such famous people as director Kioshi Kurosawa ("Healing"), screenwriter Hiroshi Takahashi ("Call"), as well as producer Taka Ichize ("Call"). Together with them he took both the original version of "The Curse» (Ju-on and Ju-on 2).

In Asia, both films have had great success and the director soon became the most prominent representative of the Japanese horror. And soon, Takeshi Shimizu was invited to join Sam Raimi reshoot the film in a Hollywood format.

In the second scene Shimizu decided to dig deeper into a curse, and to his credit, he did not repeat word for word story «Ju-on 2". Processing was to screenwriter Steven Sus'k, adapted and first film under the Hollywood format.

The mystery of the curse left without explanation in the first film, this time received a long-awaited clue. Even those who missed the original version will be able to understand everything and to understand why the characters of the film are dying one after another.

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In the picture a few plot lines connected to each other, well, and tie the next picture. Aubrey Davis (Amber Tamblyn) learns from her mother that her sister Karen (Sarah Michelle Gellar) is in hospital in Japan. This Keren is under investigation for the death of her boyfriend (who died in a fire, hosted by Karen in the first part of the film). Aubrey travels to Tokyo to rescue his sister.

Upon arrival in Tokyo, it is a journalist and photographer String art (Edison Chen) is investigating cases involving the burned house, he warned the girl that the Karen in the thrall of something dangerous and it should not be included in a mysterious house. But she does not listen to him ...

The second storyline. Girl Allison (Arielle Kebbel) is studying in an international school in Tokyo, where, as often happens in American movies, trying unsuccessfully to become his own in the company of the first school beauties - big bosomed blonde Vanessa (Teresa Palmer) and a local diva Miyuki (Misako Uno). To test a brand new Vanessa and Miyuki dragged modest Ellison in the mysterious and recently burned-out house. At one time there were several massacres.

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A little boy Jake (Matthew Knight) dissatisfied new stepmother, Trish, and still grieves for his recently deceased mother. The child can not understand why his older sister Lacey (Sarah Roymer) and dad so well established relations with this Trish. But soon his side of the wall appears a new neighbor, and all the inmates begin to behave more and more strange. Here the basic irrationality of the film, why the curse of the burnt house in Tokyo, affects people who were not in the house and living in the U.S.? This question can be answered only American writers, in every episode like admitting flaws.

To which played in "The Curse of 2" a cameo Sarah Michelle Gellar, is another role in her list of horror movies, ("Call", "Curse", "I Know What You Did Last Summer," "Scream 2", and of course Buffy - the winner of the Vampire ") and in the picture a lot of moments which we can say:" I've already seen. " But all fans of movies "Wake" and "Ring 2" recommend.

Vitvitskiy Alex


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