Shutter 2004 (purchase it HERE) co-writer/director Banjong Pisanthanakun and The Wailing (watch that HERE) author/director Na Hong-jin have joined forces for the supernatural horror movie The Medium, which will likely be launched by means of the Shudder streaming service on October 14th. Every week forward of the discharge date, we’ve gotten our fingers on the The Medium trailer, and you may test it out within the embed above.
Banjong directed The Medium from a screenplay he wrote with Na, who additionally produced the movie. Right here’s the synopsis:
A documentary staff follows Nim, a shaman based mostly in Northern Thailand, the Isan space, and encounters her niece Mink displaying unusual signs that appear to be of inheritance of shamanism. The staff decides to comply with Mink, hoping to seize the shaman lineage passing on to the following era, however her weird conduct turns into extra excessive.
The movie stars Sawanee Utoomma, Narilya Gulmongkolpech, and Sirani Yankittikan.
The Medium is the primary movie Na has produced underneath his new banner, Northern Cross. The movie was launched in South Korea this previous summer time, and because it proper now it ranks because the sixth highest-grossing Korean movie of the yr.
Shudder will likely be streaming the movie completely within the US, Canada, the UK, Eire, Australia, and New Zealand.
Does The Medium sound like one thing you’d like to look at? Are you a fan of Bangjong and/or Na? Tell us by leaving a remark beneath. I haven’t watched The Wailing but – I really want to get round to doing that, as a result of I’ve heard nice issues concerning the film – however I’ve watched Shutter and loved it greater than I anticipated to. So I’ll watch The Medium, however solely after I’ve caught up on The Wailing.
Right here’s the movie’s poster for you to check out in your means all the way down to the feedback part: