Category Archives: Ring

Sadako

Sadako is the latest film in the Ring franchise to be released in Japan. Released in 2019 and Directed by Hideo Nakata who was Director on Ring (1998), Ring 2 (1999), The Ring TwO (2005) and ‘Dark Water’ (2002). Unfortunately … Continue reading

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S

‘S’ feels like the best of ‘Ring’ with large parts in summary form as told by other characters. In some ways it’s an introduction to new readers and a refresher course for others. At times though it seems to get … Continue reading

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Rings

I can’t understand the negative reviews surrounding this movie. Sure, it’s a slight above average by the numbers horror movies that rehashes aspects of the original making it not wholly original or engaging, but I actually liked it. There’s enough … Continue reading

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Sadako Vs Kayako

Driving around a neighborhood the other day my friend was telling me that a ghost was spotted in this area. The ghost was wearing a white Kimono. In Japan a white kimono (kyokatabira) would be worn by someone who has … Continue reading

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Sadako 3D 2

Garbage. Awful, just bloody awful and senseless and dumb movie and I dare say it shows the state of Japan’s movie industry today where films are made to the standards of TV quality which is pretty damn cheap here. These … Continue reading

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Sadako 3D Joypolis Experience

Usually around the release of a new Ring movie Joypolis in Odaiba Tokyo creates a themed attraction that accompanies it. The first attraction of it’s kind was back in 1999 based on Ring with another following in 2001 based on … Continue reading

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Ring Kanzenban

This TV Movie released in 1995 is the first adaptation of ‘Ring’ by Suzuki Koji. It starts much like the movie itself with the character of Tomoko, soon to die, realizing that something seriously bad is going to happen to … Continue reading

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Edge

Suzuki Koji has mentioned in past interviews that while he was writing ‘Ring’ he didn’t know where the story was going or how it was going to end. I don’t know if he has the same method of writing with … Continue reading

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Ring Ø:The Birthday

‘Ring 0′ リング0 バースデイ is in many ways the most unlike Ring film in the series. It hits scare points of ‘Ring’ and ‘Ring 2′ but it’s less terror and more tragedy. Here Sadako isn’t yet the monster we know … Continue reading

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Ring 2

When I first watched ‘Ring 2′. 10 years ago… I really liked it. It wasn’t as good as ‘Ring’ but I thought it to be a very worthy successor to it and in many ways it was. It was the … Continue reading

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