Free J-Horror Selection Announced for July!
Indie Movies Online is the new way to watch movies online for FREE! The movie-on-demand website www.indiemoviesonline.com offers hundreds of great films to watch in the UK at high quality online, legally and for free. And starting next week (and available ongoing) is a fantastic, new selection of fresh J-Horror titles. There are some killer films here and many of them have only very recently been released. You can be guaranteed a whole load of blood and action. Expect to see more imagination in these movies than in a 100 Hollywood remakes!
The films will be launched one a day, and available to watch for free for the next year.
J-Horror Week One
Ju-On White Ghost (2009) – July 5th
Aka The Grudge: Old Lady in White. A son brutally and methodically murders all five of his family members after failing the bar exam. He then hangs himself, leaving behind a cassette recorder at the scene on which he can be heard saying, “I’ll come… I’ll come soon”, in unison with a young girl’s voice. The child’s voice belongs to his sister, a victim of the family massacre and the elementary school best friend of Akane.
Ju-On Black Ghost (2009) – July 6th
Aka The Grudge: Girl in Black. A Nurse named Yuko has a strange experience while taking care of a girl named Fukie. Test results show a cyst inside Fukie’s body, but that cyst is actually the leftover grudge from a baby who was unable to be born. The cysts grudge spreads to Fukie and everyone around her. Fukie’s sister Mariko has special spiritual power and has some success driving out the evil spirit. But the worst of the grudge is yet to come…..
Tokyo Gore Police (2008) – July 7th
Set in a future-world vision of Tokyo where the police have been privatized and bitter self-mutilation is so casual that advertising is often specially geared to the “cutter” demographic, this is the story of samurai-sword-wielding Ruka and her mission to avenge her father’s assassination. Ruka is a cop from a squad who’s mission is to destroy homicidal mutant humans known as “Engineers” possessing the ability to transform any injury to a weapon in and of itself.
Vampire Girl vs Frankenstein Girl (2009) – July 8th
Transfer student Monami has a secret and a past that has caught up with Mizushima. Deceiving Mizushima into eating a token gift of chocolate, laced with her blood, he is then catapulted into Monami’s vampire world of blood, death and love. Jilted girlfriend Keiko has other ideas. With a sudden twist of fate, she is then transformed into the hideous and unforgiving Frankenstein Girl, and the battle for Mizushima’s heart begins.
X-Cross (2007) – July 9th
Recovering from a failed love affair Shiyori heads to the country, in the company of best friend and bad girl Aiko. Having taken a soak in the hot spring they retire to their respective cabins. They soon discover that the tranquil village is the home of a cult with a fetish for cutting off female legs. They are split up trying to escape. Multiple points of view and time frames keeps the viewer on their toes trying to discern the grisly fate of these girls.
J-Horror Week Two
Starfish Hotel (2006) – July 12th
Salaryman Arisu scurries rodent-like between packed commuter trains, humdrum office paper-pushing, and the Ikea hell that is his apartment, retreating for solace into the mystery novels of Jo Kuroda, set in the menacing and unknowable Darkland. A man with a past, the memories of an affair he had years before start to seep into his everyday life. When the motif of Kuroda’s novels suddenly becomes a reality for Arisu, the walls between fact and fiction, past and present, begin to dissolve, with horrifying consequences.
Samurai Princess (2009) – July 13th
An evil forest overran by outlaws and mechas (robots) who rape and kill any poor soul who enters. But there is someone else in this forest. A mecha who is a spirit of vengeance and a warrior! This mecha can fight and bring justice to the innocents. They call her Samurai Princess!
Goth: Love of Death (2008) – July 14th
The film follows two teenagers in a grey Tokyo suburb; Morino is a pale, though pretty, loner that no one takes an interest in and Kamiyama is one of the most popular guys in school. They?re opposites but have one thing in common ? an unhealthy interest in the work of a local serial killer who murders beautiful women, removes their left hand and leaves them elegantly posed to be found by a horrified member of the public.
Battle Royale (2000) – July 15th
In the near future, when the society of Japan is crumbling, 42 students find that their field trip is actually a military-sponsored game known as Battle Royale. The kids’ sadistic teacher, Kitano, sends them to an isolated island and gives them three days to kill each other until only one remains…
Plus a US horror classic!
Day of the Dead (1985) – July 16th
July 16th sees Indie Movies Online present a re-mastered version of George Romero?s classic 80s horror. Zombies rule the USA, except for a small group of scientists and military personnel who reside in an underground bunker in Florida. The scientists are using the undead in gruesome experiments; much to the chagrin of the military. Finally the military finds that their men have been used in the scientists’ experiments, and banish the scientists to the caves that house the living dead. Unfortunately, the zombies from above ground have made their way into the bunker
Indiemoviesonline.com launched in June 2009, is an international, legal, advertising-supported (AVOD) video-on-demand site, dedicated to offering free independent films, and editorial content to movies lovers both sides of the Atlantic. Indiemoviesonline.com is a member of the UK Industry Trust/Copyright aware.