Hong Kong

Buyer Beware – Hong Kong/Malaysia, 2018

‘Haunted houses for sale’ Buyer Beware – original title: Ji wu – is a 2018 Hong Kong-Malaysian supernatural horror feature film written and directed by Malaysian-born Jeffrey Chiang (Dilarang masuk). The movie stars Carlos Chan Ka-lok, Cheung Kwok-keung, Mimi Kung Chi-yan and Carlos Chan Ka-lok…. Read More ›

Black Magic 2 – Hong Kong, 1976

‘The ‘walking dead’ are the most deadly!’ Black Magic 2 – original title: 勾魂降頭; Gou hun jiang tou – is a 1976 supernatural Hong Kong horror film directed by Ho Meng-Hua (Oily Maniac) and produced by the Shaw Brothers (Seeding a a Ghost; Inseminoid; Human Lanterns)…. Read More ›

The Oily Maniac – Hong Kong, 1976

The Oily Maniac is a 1976 Hong Kong supernatural horror film directed by Meng Hua Ho (Black Magic; The Psychopath; The Mighty Peking Man) from a screenplay by Lam Chua [as Tsai Lan]. The Shaw Brothers production stars Danny Lee (Infra-Man), Ping Chen, Lily Li.  The film is… Read More ›

Ghost Eyes – Hong Kong, 1974

Ghost Eyes – original title: 鬼眼 or Gui yan or Gwai Aan – is a 1974 Hong Hong supernatural horror film directed by Chih-Hung Kuei (The Killer Snakes; Hex; Corpse Mania; The Boxer’s Omen) from a screenplay by Yun-wen Chen and Kuang Ni (Human Lanterns; The Nine Demons) for… Read More ›

The Super Inframan aka Infra-Man – Hong Kong, 1975

The Super Inframan – 中国超人; 中國超人; ZhōngGuóChāoRén, translated literally as “Chinese Superman” – is a 1975 Hong Kong science fiction monster film produced by Shaw Brothers. Inspired by the huge success of the Japanese tokusatsu shows Ultraman and Kamen Rider, this film features the same type of “henshin”, monster/robot… Read More ›

Dumplings – Hong Kong, 2004

Dumplings (Chinese: 餃子; Pinyin: Jiǎozi; Jyutping: Gaau2zi2) is a 2004 Hong Kong horror film, directed by Fruit Chan (Tales from the Dark 1; The Midnight After). It was expanded from a short segment in the horror compilation, Three… Extremes. Plot: A… Read More ›

Red Nights – France, 2010

Red Nights (French: Les Nuits rouges du Bourreau de Jade) is a 2010 French-Hong Kong film directed by Julien Carbon and Laurent Courtiaud and starring Frédérique Bel, Carrie Ng and Jack Kao. It is an erotic horror thriller. The filmmakers refer to it as a… Read More ›

Devil Fetus – Hong Kong, 1983

Devil Fetus – original title Mo Tai or 魔胎 – is a 1983 Hong Kong film directed by Lau Hung Chuen (cinematographer on We’re Going to Eat You) from a screenplay by Wen-hua Cheng (Haunted Jail House; Exorcist Master) and Ging-Jiu Lo. It stars Eddie… Read More ›

Rigor Mortis – Hong Kong, 2013

Rigor Mortis – original title Geung si – is a 2013 Hong Kong horror film directed by Juno Mak, and also produced by Takashi Shimizu. The film is a tribute to the horror film series Mr. Vampire many of the former cast are featured in this film Chin… Read More ›

The Untold Story – Hong Kong, 1993

The Untold Story (Chinese: 八仙飯店之人肉叉燒包) is a 1993 Hong Kong crime-thriller film directed by Herman Yau and starring Anthony Wong and Danny Lee. The film is allegedly based on a true crime that took place in 1985 in Macau. The film was followed up by two unrelated sequels with The Untold Story 2, featuring… Read More ›

Human Lanterns – Hong Kong, 1982

Human Lanterns – original title: Ren pi deng long “Human Skin Lanterns” – is a 1982 Hong Kong horror/martial arts feature film produced by Shaw Brothers. It was directed by Chung Sun from a screenplay co-written with Kuang Ni (The Killer Snakes; Super Infra-Man; The Mighty Peking… Read More ›

Ebola Syndrome – Hong Kong, 1996

Ebola Syndrome (伊波拉病毒) is a 1996 Hong Kong exploitation film starring Anthony Wong and directed by Herman Yau. Ah Kai is a wanted convict from China who escapes to South Africa after killing his former boss and his boss’s wife. In South Africa, he works at a Chinese restaurant… Read More ›

Dream Home (2010)

‘She’d kill for a harbour view…’ Dream Home – original title: 維多利亞壹號 Wai dor lei ah yut ho, literally: “Victoria No. 1″ – is a 2010 Hong Kong slasher horror film directed and co-written by Pang Ho-cheung. It stars Josie Ho, Juno Mak and Norman Chui.  … Read More ›

Inner Senses (2002)

Inner Senses is a 2002 Hong Kong psychological horror film directed by Law Chi-leung and starring Leslie Cheung and Karena Lam. The film explores themes on hallucination, clinical depression, psychological trauma and suicide. It is also the last film Leslie Cheung acted in before he committed… Read More ›