Tales of Mystery (2015)

BASIC INFORMATION

English Title:        Tales of Mystery
Chinese Title:        怪谈
Directors:        Ye Weimin 叶伟民
       Tian Meng 田蒙
       Xian Xuchu 咸旭初
Genre:        Horror
Running Time:        88m
Release:        23 January 2015
Language:        Mandarin

SYNOPSIS

The film makes use of WeChat's three features, Shake, Nearby, and Drift Bottle), triggering a series of strange events.

"Nearby"
On the eve of a big competition for one of the university's college swimming team, one of the members, Sisi, has mysteriously died in the swimming pool. The teachers and the students have come to the conclusion that the biggest person who can profit from the situation was her rival, Ying Ying. On the first seven nights following the misfortune, Sisi's closest friend Xiaoyun has received a voice message from Sisi, reminding her to recall the agreement made four years ago. Trembling, Xiaoyun, Ying Ying, and Xiao Xiao went to visit the gloomy swimming pool.

"Shake"
One day, Fine Arts graduate, Tang Wei, was overcome with boredom became crazy with a beautiful woman living with the vicinity of his neighborhood. In a distance, he peered through a camera to peep on her.  Gradually, they got deeply infatuated with each other and until one day, his stern pursuit has paid off and Yao Yi finally invited her over. Tang Wei seems to have got what he wanted, but thus found the terrible truth.

"Drift Bottle"
Every year, handsome and talented film editor Zi Liang, has to work on a horror film project. Pressure from work has become enormous that he was extremely exhausted. One day, he received six sheets of wishing paper from an old woman and shared it with his friends. Seeing that his friends' wishes all came true, he also wanted to wish about being dating Pei Wen, his beautiful assistant. But one after another, his friends died from accidents.


CAST

Li Zhiting 李治廷 as Zi Liang 子梁

Li Zhiting 李治廷
as Zi Liang 子梁

Zhu Zhu 朱珠 as Xiao Xiao 潇潇

Zhu Zhu 朱珠
as Xiao Xiao 潇潇

Wen Yongshan 文咏珊 as Pei Wen 佩文

Wen Yongshan 文咏珊
as Pei Wen 佩文

Lv Yulai 吕聿来 as Tang Wei 唐伟

Lv Yulai 吕聿来
as Tang Wei 唐伟

Yang Feiyang 杨菲洋 as Shen Ying 沈莹

Yang Feiyang 杨菲洋
as Shen Ying 沈莹

Huang Ming 黄明  as Yang Shuo 杨硕

Huang Ming 黄明 
as Yang Shuo 杨硕

Lin Jiangguo 林江国 as Xie Lin 谢林

Lin Jiangguo 林江国
as Xie Lin 谢林

Shi Yufei 施予斐 as Yue Sisi 岳思思

Shi Yufei 施予斐
as Yue Sisi 岳思思

Feng Wenjuan 冯文娟 as Zhang Xiaoyun 张晓云

Feng Wenjuan 冯文娟
as Zhang Xiaoyun 张晓云


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