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Actor: Artist Not Provided
Genres: Indie & Art House
UR     2010     1hr 30min

Studio: E1 Release Date: 06/15/2010 Run time: 90 minutes


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Actor: Artist Not Provided
Genres: Indie & Art House
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House
Studio: Cinema Epoch
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 06/15/2010
Original Release Date: 01/01/2008
Theatrical Release Date: 00/00/2008
Release Year: 2010
Run Time: 1hr 30min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 4
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Languages: Japanese
Subtitles: English

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'Roommates' Who Share A Bit Too Much...
4-Legged Defender | ATL. GA. | 07/30/2010
(2 out of 5 stars)

"Childhood friends who now room together and have an intense, loving bond (but not the lesbian lover relationship that's in the product details) are the focus of this derivitive J-Horror entry from Cinema Epoch. As a fan of most of their releases, something told me this one wasn't going to rate high on the production value meter, and I was right. Sometimes, it sucks to be right... It's a familiar formula with an over-used storyline akin to dozens of other Asian horror flicks, and it's a tired one with stretch marks and liver spots that's been done better many times before. Being shot on video, there's no room for post-production special effects, which bodes poorly for horror films. So there's no palpable terror, shocks or WTF moments we've come to expect from this genre. As a result, there are too many predictible scenes and a ghost spirit we're way familiar with to derive any horror from, kinda like a dreadful relative that makes holiday visits. Was it painfully bad? No. But you won't be sad to see this 'Roommate' pack their bags either..."