Production Info, trailer and Hugh-Res Photos from Kadokawa
Source: Kadokawa Pictures
Official Site: zero-movie.jp (Japan)
Japanese poster courtesy of Kadokawa Pictures. © 2014
"Zero The Movie" Film Partners
This week, Kadokawa Pictures will release ZERO THE MOVIE (劇場版 零～ゼロ～, Gekijooban Rei ~Zero~) in theaters across Japan. The film is an adaptation of the novel Rei ~Zero~ Onnanoko Dake ga Kakaru Noroi
by Eiji Otsuka, author of MPD Psycho
(多重人格探偵サイコ, Tajuu-Jinkaku Tantei Saiko, 1997) and The Kurosagi Corpse Delivery Service
(黒鷺死体宅配便, Kurosagi Shitai Takuhaibin, 2002), and is based on the hit horror video game series FATAL FRAME (known as ZERO in Japan) that has sold more than 1.3 million copies. Kadokawa is promoting the movie as "the birth of unprecedented paranormal mystery."
ZERO THE MOVIE is directed by Mari Asato. Asato studied under director Kiyoshi Kurosawa (CURE, PULSE) and writer Hiroshi Takahashi (THE RING), and has helmed the horror films JU-ON: BLACK GHOST (呪怨 黒い少女,Ju-on: Kuroi Shoujo, 2009) and BILOCATION (バイロケーション, Bairokeeshon, 2013).