Malaysian

Munafik (2016)

Munafik – translation: “Hypocrite” – is a 2016 Malaysian supernatural horror film written and directed by Syamsul Yusof. It stars Syamsul Yusof, Nabila Huda and Fizz Fairuz. Adam, a traditional religious medical practitioner, and his wife got into an accident that caused his… Read More ›

Interchange (2016)

Interchange is a 2016 Malaysian supernatural noir thriller directed by Dain Iskandar Said from a screenplay co-written with Nandita Solomon, June Tan, Redza Minhat. Plot: Forensic photographer Adam (Iedil Putra) has developed a hallucinatory condition and becomes a hermit in his own apartment…. Read More ›

Possessed (2006)

‘Face the true horror of beauty’ Possessed is a 2006 Malaysian/Chinese horror film directed by Bjarne Wong from a screenplay he co-wrote with King Chi, Jeff Leong and Sam Wong. It stars Amber Chia, transsexual Harisu, Alan Yun, Steve Yap and Sharifah Amani. Possessed was a joint venture between Malaysia’s Hock… Read More ›

Hungry Ghost Ritual (2014)

Hungry Ghost Ritual –Yu Lan Sun Gung; 盂蘭神功 – is an 2014 Hong Kong-Malaysian supernatural horror film directed by Nick Cheung. It stars Nick Cheung, Annie Liu, Carrie Ng, Cathryn Lee, Lam Wai. The film was released on July 10, 2014 in Hong Kong and Malaysia. Plot: After incurring debts… Read More ›

Orang Minyak – folklore

The Orang Minyak is one of a number of Malay ghost myths. Orang Minyak literally means oily man in Malay. According to one legend, popularised in the 1956 film Sumpah Orang Minyak (The Curse of the Oily Man) directed by and starring P. Ramlee, the orang minyak was a… Read More ›