Three Extremes to combine some real Asian horror talent.
22nd Sep 05
Here’s some news just in that tweaked out interest; news of a new compendium picture director by a combination of the cream of Asian horror directors. Read on…
Three Extremes is a bracing triptych of horror stories uniting three of East Asia’s most compelling directors – Japanese cult figure Takashi Miike, Hong Kong’s Fruit Chan, and Korea’s award-winning Park Chan-Wook.
Using distinctive cinematic styles that span dream-like minimalism, savage comedy and baroque horror, these cutting-edge directors penetrate the dark heart of desire, examining the ghastly urges that transform ordinary people into monsters. Stylish, twisted and laced with haunting imagery, Three Extremes breaks the bounds of genre cinema, confirming the visionary talent of three master directors.
It opens in the US on OCTOBER 28th. Details are still sketchy as to a UK release date, so keep checking back. The poster is intriguing though.
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