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Every week, Imported Horror brings you the best of fiendish ghouls, bloodthirsty zombies and creepy ghosts from beyond the shining seas. We explore international horror movies and television shows from around the globe that are readily available on American streaming services. All episodes are spoiler-free.

Jan 30, 2020

If you could speak with the spirits haunting a girl's Catholic school, what would you say? Mikhail Red's Eerie is a chilling jump scare-fest that seamlessly blends Latin and Asian horror tropes with spooky stories about ghosts, nuns, religion and mental illness. Also - what politicians would you cast for a Blair Witch-style film, and do ghosts really just want personal favors?

Motion Picture Terror Scale: 2 (Marcus) / 3- (Melissa). Quality: 3+ Personal enjoyment: 4+

Articles mentioned in this episode: 

"EXCLUSIVE: "Eerie" Director Mikhail Red On Pushing Boundaries And Combining Different Ideas To Create Something New," by Donna Patricia Manio in Metro.Style

"INTERVIEW: Mikhail Red’s Eerie," by Jean Wong in Sinema

"Shoot them? Hang them? - Filipino heavyweights hanker for death penalty return," by Neil Jerome Morales and Martin Petty for Reuters

"Duterte confesses: 'My only sin is the extrajudicial killings,'" by Hannah Ellis-Petersen in The Guardian