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Old 07-13-2020, 10:39 AM
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Why is it hard to find asian horror?

Why are asian horror films so uncommon on many platforms, such as Netflix? The other day, I wanted to show my girlfriend the films Ju-on, Audition and A Tale Of Two Sisters. None of these were on any platforms we had access to. I found it strange, seeing as those movies were major hits, so it can't be popularity.

Aside from illegal downloads (which I have chosen not to engage in), what are some places where we can watch asian horror? Am I just incompetent at this stuff? Help me out!
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Old 07-13-2020, 11:06 AM
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Interesting. When I recently scrolled down my Netflix-horror, I found among other a selection of Asian horror. I just checked and I got a selection with Sout-east Asian films and Indonesian films. Maybe It all depends on what you have watched too.

That said, I recognize that this is an old problem. It seems you need to log in/subscribe everywhere in order to be well covered. That would probably turn out to be more expensive than regular old cable and that can hardly be the goal either.
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Old 11-04-2020, 11:20 PM
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cuz they are not american films haha, same goes for italian horror, theyre not gonna be as common as american films
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Old 02-06-2021, 12:45 PM
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You want to look for anthologies. I thought I dried up on movies, but if you hop on Amazon, you should have many hours of short films. I personally really enjoy and prefer these. For instance: Hitokawa 1,2, and 3. Horror High School is gnarly. Kidan: Piece of Darkness, I didn't watch this a year ago when I was on my first run through everything there because I assumed it was going to be trash, but just watched it a few days ago and it was excellent. Due to the small budgets and the plot brevity, I feel I'm pretty happy with most of the short movies I've seen. For feature films, I feel they either bomb it by the end, or there just simply aren't enough of them. There are a few feature films that are amazing, but I feel like nothing great has come out recently. I actually want to compose a list of all the JP horror shorts I've seen, because I lost count.
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Old 06-09-2021, 04:05 AM
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I love Asian horror movies but they are hard to find
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Old 06-09-2021, 07:51 AM
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I love Asian horror movies but they are hard to find
I disagree. It's hard to find GOOD asian horror movies that has come out after 2010.
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Old 06-10-2021, 06:16 PM
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I disagree. It's hard to find GOOD asian horror movies that has come out after 2010.
I just put a bunch on my list. A few came from that Found Footage topic here.
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Old 09-16-2021, 10:18 AM
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Have you tried I saw the devil
I look for recommendations by google search.They are cool Asian horror.
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