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    Monday April 8, 2019
  • Ghosts Get Up Close and Personal in Sadako Live-Action Film Trailer

    New key visual also revealed for latest entry starring the antagonist of the "Ringu / The Ring" horror franchise

    If there's one thing you can count on with respect to specters that wreak vengeance from beyond the grave, it's that they've got no sense of personal boundaries, and such ghastly (ghostly?) behavior is on full display in the newest trailer for Sadako, the latest entry in the venerable Ringu / The Ring franchise of Japanese horror films. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday February 27, 2019
  • Youtube is More Cursed Than Usual in Sadako Theatrical Film Trailer

    Latest entry featuring primary antagonist of "The Ring" horror film series hits theaters in Japan on May 24, 2019

    Sadako Yamamura, the restless revenant from the Ringu / The Ring film series, is up to her old tricks in a new format, because according to a new trailer published for the upcoming Sadako live-action horror film, it appears that the curse will be spreading through Youtube this time. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday February 18, 2019
  • Japan's Most Famous Revenant Returns in Sadako Live-Action Film

    Latest film based on horror novel series by Koji Suzuki hits theaters in Japan on May 24, 2019

    Just when you thought it was safe to enjoy visual media without being attacked by angry ghosts, Japan's favorite restless revenant, Sadako Yamamura, is back again with a new live-action horror movie entitled Sadako that explores the origins of the character. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday January 9, 2018
  • Sadako Crashes Coming of Age Day Ceremony in Chofu City

    Unexpected specter celebrated her entry into adulthood with photo ops and more

    On the 2nd Monday of January each year, Japan celebrates Coming of Age Day, a holiday that recognizes that all of the young people who are turning 20 years old are now considered fully realized adults in Japanese society. However, when Chofu City held a public ceremony for Coming of Age Day on January 08, 2018, they received a surprise appearance from someone who is also turning 20 years old: Sadako, the malevolent spirit from the Ringu and The Ring horror films. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday June 25, 2016
  • Sadako and Kayako Crash Photoshoots at Japanese Fashion Magazines

    Movie monster mash-up "Sadako vs. Kayako" is currently playing in theaters in Japan

    Providing further evidence that Japanese monster movie mash-up Sadako vs. Kayako has the greatest promotional campaign in film history, the ghostly villains of the Ringu / The Ring and Ju-On / The Grudge films recently turned up for photoshoots at a pair of Japanese fashion magazines. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday June 18, 2016
  • Sadako and Kayako Shill for Snacks in Silly TV CM

    Monster mash-up movie "Sadako vs. Kayako" hits Japanese theaters on June 18, 2016

    Sadako vs. Kayako, a cross-over horror movie that pits the ghostly antagonists of the Ringu / The Ring and Ju-On / The Grudge films against one another in mortal combat, is now playing in Japanese theaters, but no villain face-off would be complete without a popcorn flavor battle. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday June 5, 2016
  • Sadako and Kayako Duke it Out on the Baseball Diamond

    Movie monster mash-up "Sadako vs. Kayako" hits Japanese cinemas on June 18, 2016

    Not content to contain their ghostly rivalry to the silver screen, the titular characters of Sadako vs. Kayako showed up at a recent baseball match between the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters and the Tokyo Yakult Swallows at the Sapporo Dome on June 01, 2016. Hit the jump to see vengeful yurei taking over the ceremonial opening pitch.

  • Sunday May 15, 2016
  • "Sadako vs. Kayako" Hosts Spooky General Election Promo Campaign

    Fans can visit the official "Sadako vs. Kayako" home page to cast their ballot for their favorite spectral lady

    Upcoming horror movie Sadako vs. Kayako, a monster mash-up that pits the antagonists of the Ju-on / The Grudge and Ringu / The Ring films against one another, is running a "spooky general election" promotional campaign that encourages fans to vote for their favorite villain. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday April 22, 2016
  • Supernatural Evils Collide in New "Sadako vs. Kayako" Trailer

    Iconic movie monster mash-up hits Japanese theaters on June 18, 2016

    A new trailer is now available online for the upcoming horror movie mash-up Sadako vs Kayako, which pits the murderous, ghostly antagonists from the Ringu and Ju-On series against one another. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Thursday April 25, 2013
  • VIDEO: Get Ready to Hide from the "Sadako 3D 2" Horror Film Teaser

    The Ringu franchise expands further in Japan on August 30

    Announced last October, the Ringu franchise burns on in Japan with this year's sequel to Sadako 3D. Set several years after the last entry, Sadako 3D 2 brings director Tsutomu Hanabusa back to tell the tale of an outbreak of deaths and disappearances. Peep the teaser after the jump.

  • Saturday June 9, 2012
  • Creepy Collectible: Sadako Honored with Baseball Trading Card

    Oh, the horrors of throwing out the opening pitch!

    Remember when Sadako of the Ringu franchise threw out the opening pitch at a Pacific League pro baseball game in promotion of Sadako 3D? Now the Japanese horror icon is being honored with her very own baseball trading card… which she hopefully won't come climbing out of. Read on for more!