Dearest Sister

Dearest Sister

Directed by Mattie Do

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A young woman named Nok is sent to care for Ana, a blind relative who’s been having scary supernatural visitations. Nok tries her best to keep the ghosts from harming her “dearest sister”, until she realizes the spirits tell Ana winning lottery numbers that Nok can use to rise above her station. As Nok and Ana’s relationship changes, director Mattie Do quietly shifts the horror from ghouls to greed, capitalism and the class divide. Laos’ only horror director and female filmmaker vaults into the ranks of the world’s best new horror makers with her powerful second feature. A SHUDDER EXCLUSIVE Contains strong language, violence and gore.

A Laotian woman is sent to care for a blind cousin who's been having scary supernatural visitations.

Cast: Amphaiphun Phommapunya, Vilouna Phetmany, Tambet Tuisk

Member Reviews

Good supernatural drama. The concept is novel, the characters are nuanced, and the real monster is capitalism. Great stuff.

sinharder
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6 days ago

I enjoyed it, but like other comments, it was kind of slow and not really any twists or turns

jesuisjake
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1 week ago

Slow but good.

McKaylea
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2 weeks ago

Good! Sad. I liked it though.

90miles
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1 month ago

good movie little slow but good the story was great do

Dragon76
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1 month ago