Wednesday, March 4, 2015

The House That Never Dies 京城81号 / 朝内81号

 Released Year: 2014
Directed by 叶伟民 Ye Wei Min

Casted by:
林心如 Ruby Lin as 陆蝶玉(前世) Dieyu & 许若卿(今生) Ruoqing
吴镇宇 Francis Ng as 霍连修(前世) Lianxiu & 赵奕堂(今生) Yitang
杨佑宁 Tony Yang as 霍连齐 Lianqi
夏文汐 Pat Ha as 霍家大少奶奶 Lianxiu's wife
The 3D thriller is based on the legendary mansion at No. 81 on Chaoyangmennei Street in Beijing, follows Xu Ruoqing, a woman whose presence in the notorious mansion draws up the spirits that have taken residence there.

The film starts with the story of a notable family who lives in the house right after the fall of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). When the family's third son falls in love with a prostitute named Lu Dieyu, his request to marry her is refused and instead the family force Lu to marry their second recently deceased son in a posthumous wedding ceremony. Going from the wedding directly to the funeral, the family throws Lu into a coffin with the pale-faced dead body of her new husband.
L² Scored: 4/10

L² Comment:
Alot of you knows that i'm a big fans of horror movie. This movie was some sort related to one of Beijing haunted house and it was shot in 3D version. The 3D effect might be good, but the story is not that strong for me, feel like something is lacking, its not scary enough for me. What a waste~

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