ETA 16 July 2015
Cast Airi Taira, Ren Kiriyama, Nonoka Ono
Director Masayuki Ochiai
Genre Asian Horror
Ju On 4: The Final Curse marks the fourth instalment of the successful Japanese horror franchise. Under the directorial capabilities of renowned Japanese director, Masayuki Ochiai, the fourth and possibly final part to the Ju On franchise may well be the scariest one yet.
Ju On 4: The Final Curse unfolds with Mai Ikuno (Airi Taira) discovering that her younger sister Yui has disappeared. Yui is as an elementary school teacher, and she frequently visited the home of Toshio Saeki (Kai Kobayashi), a truant student. Looking for clues to the whereabouts of her sister, Mai goes to the Saeki house. But weird and puzzling things soon begin to occur around Mai from the day she set foot in that house revealing something ominous at work. Will she survive or wind up being another victim of the horror that lurks within the walls.
A director and screenwriter for several TV series and movies, Ochiai is well-known for his horror/thriller films such as Infection (2004), Parasite Eve (1997) and the remake of Thai horror film, Shutter (2008). He has won 3rd place (Best Asian Film) in Fantasia Film Festival for his work Saimin (1999) and won the International Critics Award at Gerardmer Film Festival for Tales of the Unusual (2000).