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17 October 2016

Arrow Video USA plunges into DARK WATER (review)

Hideo Nakata's follow-up to RINGU and RINGU 2 adapts another Koji Suzuki story with DARK WATER.  Going through a custody battle, Yoshimi must settle for a rundown apartment for herself and daughter Ikuko.  A sinister spreading stain across the ceiling turns out to be the least of her problems when Ikuko starts talking to an imaginary friend who may be the ghost of a girl who disappeared in the building.

REVIEW LINK: Arrow Video USA (US) Region A/B Blu-ray/Region 1/2 NTSC DVD (DVD Drive-in)

DARK WATER Blu-ray/DVD combo specs:
  • Blu-ray:
    • 1080p24 MPEG-4 AVC 1.85:1 widescreen
    • Japanese DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
  • DVD:
    • 16:9 anamorphic 1.85:1 widescreen
    • Japanese Dolby Digital 5.1
  • Optional English subtitles
  • "Hideo Nakata: Ghosts, Rings, and Water"
  • "Koji Suzuki: Family Terror"
  • "Junichiro Hayashi: Visualizing Terror"
  • Making-of Featurette
  • Interview with actress Hitomi Kuroki
  • Interview with actress Asami Mizuakawa
  • Interview with composer Shikao Suga
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Teaser
  • TV Spots
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Peter Strain
  • First pressing only: an illustrated collector’s booklet containing new writing by David Kalat, author of J-Horror: The Definitive Guide to The Ring, The Grudge and Beyond, and an examination of the American remake by writer and editor Michael Gingold.

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