Seen three Asian horror films that I can think of, and seeing some traits

While three films is a long way from an adequate sample size, here are trends I’m noticed on the three horror films I’ve seen from Asia (2 from Japan, 1 from Korea):  The SuperNatural are powerful and dangerous.  These aren’t just ghosts out for a spook or demons out for a body to posses, but supernatural forces that use their powers to kill humans.  This adds a downright sinister feeling to them…  There is no neat and tidy explanation at the end: they are muddled and somewhat confusing endings, which makes sense, since this is the supernatural afterall…  The main characters are real.  That is, they are sometimes bumbling characters whose evil moves into their lives, not some perfect family who moves into a remote farm house with a brave character who moves in to try to fix anything…  There are multiple victims, not just one person or family, so the stakes are high…

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Seen three Asian horror films that I can think of, and seeing some traits

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