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Moxina (2012)

Unrated | | Short, Adventure, Horror | 30 June 2012 (USA)
In the winter of 2008, two climbers encountered the Taiwanese legendary monster 'Moxina'(a.k.a. Mô-sîn-á) at the evil mountain 'Wuzhishan'.

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Mario Bava (archive footage)
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Shunji Chen ...
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Mentor Cunningham, Sean S. (archive footage)
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Carl Theodor Dreyer (archive footage)
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Dir.Terence Fisher (archive footage)
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Lucio Fulci (archive footage)
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Yiru Lee ...
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Kenji Mizoguchi (archive footage)
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In Taiwanese folk tale, '' Moxina (a.k.a. Mô-sîn-á ),'' is a kind of ghost who frequently appears in the suburb or the sparsely populated area. It practices hypnosis to people and take them to the mountains. In addition, Moxina will feed the persons it picks with insect or dung. This film keeps track of the story which happened in the winter of 2008. In order to inspect the route, two mountain climbing members, Songshu and A-guang went up to Wuzhi Mt., where they were encountered with Moxina. Written by Ryota Nakanishi

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Trivia

Whenever filming Moxina (a.k.a. Mô-sîn-á ) on location, any priest was even not around to do a "purification ritual" before the start of filming due to the director's atheism. Instead, Ryota Nakanishi handed out protective charms to the cast and crew to ensure their safety. See more »

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During the 'finding the Man' scene, two actors were actually switched but no-one noticed. See more »

Quotes

Songshu: I don't think the dead to be dead... I believe in Moxina...
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Mô-sîn-á, the ultimate experience in gruelling horror, was filmed in Taipei, Tainan, and in Ruifang, Republic of Taiwan. See more »

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References Horror of Dracula (1958) See more »

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Mô-sîn-á is Coming
Written by Ryota Nakanishi
Performed by Ryota Nakanishi
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