Nakata Hideo, who you may know as the director of Ringu and Dark Water, has remade the 2010 Korean Haunters under the new title Monsterz.
The final trailer has been unveiled for the Japanese-language release, starring Battle Royale‘s Fujiwara Tatsuya, as well as Takayuki Yamada and Satomi Ishihara. Monsterz is to premiere in Japan on May 10, 2014.
In it, “A man (Fujiwara Tatsuya) possesses a special ability to manipulate others with just his eyes. Because of this special ability, he killed his abusive father and was abandoned by his mother. He now lives a lonely life in the dark side of a city.
Meanwhile, Tanaka Shuichi (Yamada Takayuki) doesn’t have a family and lives with his friends. Even though he is poor, he has a bright outlook on life. One day, these two men meet. The man becomes confused, because he can’t manipulate Shuichi with his eyes.“