The Wailing

The Wailing (2016)

  • Director: Hong-jin Na
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Horror
  • Country: South Korea, USA
Suspense
Jump Scares
Gore

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Plot

Soon after a stranger arrives in a little village, a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman, drawn into the incident, is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.

Top Cast

Jun Kunimura
Jun Kunimura
Woo-hee Chun
Woo-hee Chun
  • As: The Mysterious Woman
  • Movies: Sonnim
Jung-min Hwang
Jung-min Hwang

Do-won Kwak
Do-won Kwak
Hwan-hee Kim
Hwan-hee Kim
  • As: Hyo-jin
Jin Heo
Jin Heo

Critic Reviews

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Forget the inflated Trumpian moral dilemmas of "Superman" and "Captain America." The summer’s most powerful and most disturbing thriller has arrived, in the form of an intensely atmospheric Korean movie called The Wailing.
— Andrew O'Hehir (Salon)