Sleep Curse (2017) Cat III Anthony Wong + Herman Yua!
Anthony Wong / Herman Yau Masterpiece!
Original Chinese title SHI MIAN
starring Anthony Wong (Anthony Chau-Sang Wong) · Michelle Wai
· Jojo Goh · Ikki Funaki · Ka Tung Lam
to their history of grotesque horror projects and their outspoken political
stance against Chinese communism, neither Anthony Wong nor director
Herman Lau are likely to be embraced by the current Beijing movie industry.
So why shouldn't they revive the Category CAT III horror brand which
gave them worldwide recognition with such hits as UNTOLD
STORY and THE
EBOLA SYNDROME during the edgy Hong Kong days? While most filmmakers
and studios left HK in the late '90s [after the take-over], both of
these legendary players have remained in their homeland. And now, they've
joined together once again for - arguably - their masterpiece.
is the next step in graphic horror, a poignant yet shocking venture
into bloody desperation. The story - set in 1990 - deals with a family
suffering from an insomnia-to-madness curse that had been leveled on
them by a murdered prostitute during the Japanese occupation (1941-45).
One of the decedents, a young woman named Monique, goes to famous neurologist
Doctor Lam for help but soon discovers their lives are linked together
in a bloody, inescapable path of vengeance.
film, with excellent English subtitles; widescreen format, uncut version
DVD encoded for ALL REGIONS NTSC; extras include original trailer.
Violence/Female and Male Full Nudity/Gore/
Drugs/Strong Sexual Theme/Sexual Brutality/Rape
For Mature Audiences Only