The Red Shoes (Bunhong Shin)
The Red Shoes (Bunhong Shin) (2005)

Kim Yong-gyun's picture The Red Shoes is a South Korean horror opus. The story unravels in Seoul, where Sun Jae (Kim Hye Soo) discovers her husband's infidelity and leaves him, moving into an ancient, semi-dilapidated apartment… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 1, 2005
DVD Release Date: October 24, 2006
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Luke Y. Thompson

There's some nice style and decent scares here, but at a certain point, I just started wanting them to get on with it.

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Keiko Aya
Creepy and Fact vs Fiction? Now i like Korean movies they can be wonderful and full of color....But this doesn't quite live up to what the beautiful 40s… More
Kylie B
Slightly different to the usual Asian horror standard, it has some interesting images and a workable backstory to the shoes, but I wasn't especially taken… More
JY Skacto
At the time of this review, I have not seen a ton of horror films because this genre doesn't appeal to me as others do. With that said, Yong-gyun Kim… More
Luke Baldock
A bunch of people cream themselves over a pair of shoes. Think a Brantanos advert crossed with Lord of the Rings. After the first half hour of me wondering if I… More
Drew Smith
This is almost as bad as Cello; equally derivative, but slightly more involving and with much stronger imagery. I looked at the checklist of films that Cello… More
Eduardo C
Two films fighting each other, either of which would have been better than this one. The result is far, far less than the sum of its parts.