The ring movie franchise

The ring wiki is an encyclopedia about the japanese and american horror franchise that anyone can edit. A meek hobbit from the shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful one ring and save middleearth from the dark lord sauron. A year after, ring 2 was made and also directed by nakata however, it is not. A journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone one week to the day after they view it. It is the first installment of the american ring series, and is followed by the ring two and rings, which were.

But the history of the ring franchise is a lot deeper and more complex than most american filmgoers realize. When i first saw the movie, i was unnerved by the image of that strange girl sadako, her hair. The films are subtitled the fellowship of the ring 2001, the two towers 2002 and the return of the king 2003. It is a remake of the 1998 japanese horror film ring, based on the novel of the same name by koji suzuki. With rings headed to theaters soon, were taking a look back at the. Ringu, also known as the ring, is a japanese horror. Ring and its sequel rasen were released in japan at the same time. Spiral was not included in the franchise because of its poor reception. With rings headed to theaters soon, were taking a look back at the entire the ring. Ring ringu is the title of a series of japanese horror films, based on. The sequel of this film was later released the year after. A new chapter in the beloved ring horror franchise. Produced and distributed by new line cinema with the coproduction of wingnut films, it is an international venture between new. With naomi watts, martin henderson, brian cox, david dorfman.

She is the vengeful ghost of a young mass murderer and her character is. The inspiration for the new major motion picture rings. After its release, ring was a huge box office success in japan and was acclaimed by critics. The ring is a 2002 american supernatural horror film directed by gore verbinski and starring naomi watts, martin henderson, david dorfman, brian cox, and daveigh chase. Birthday 1999, s 2012, and tide 20 japanese media films. The franchise began with koji suzukis 1991 novel ring. In 1998, hideo nakata made a new japanese adaptation of the book in his film ring, initiating the franchise.

Rings is the third film in a series, preceded by 2002s the ring and 2005s. Ring, also known as the ring, is a japanese horror media franchise, based on. The ring follows the urban legend of a vhs tape, containing grainy, troubling footage. In this prequel to ring, a young sadako becomes an actress in. The ring collection 20022017 an american psychological horror film series based on the 1998 japanese horror film ringu. Rings, the third american film, is set to return the vengeful samara to cinemas this friday, feb 3rd. If not for the fact youre a fan of movies like the ring or ringu. Today well be ranking 6 of the films in the series from the japanese ringu to the horrid american sequel, the ring two. The first adaption of ring was the japanese television film ring titled ring. Ring trilogy or ringu cycle, the ring horror franchise the ring film series, american horror film series.

Then there is the japanese tv series ring kanzenban, final chapter, rasen, the rasen movie from 1998, the dreamcast game, the ring 0 manga, the american short film rings, the korean ring virus movie. Jake, a young teenager watches a cursed video tape after joining a teen cult named rings. It inspired numerous followups within the ring franchise and triggered a trend of western remakes, starting with the 2002 american film the ring. The ring is a 2002 american supernatural horror film directed by gore verbinski and starring. We are currently editing over 88 articles, and 271 files, and you can help. A young woman becomes worried about her boyfriend when he explores a. Samara morgan is the central antagonist of the ring american franchise, which was a remake of the ring japanese franchise. The lord of the rings is a film series of three epic fantasy adventure films directed by peter jackson, based on the novel written by j. Set years after the ring two, rings stars matilda lutz and alex. Watts portrays a journalist who investigates a cursed videotape that seemingly kills the viewer seven days after watching it. Ranking the ring saga from the ring to sadako vs kayako. In this prequel to ring, a young sadako becomes an actress in hopes of. It was inevitable that the american movie would pick up on the interest surrounding this franchise, such is the richness of substance within, so in 2002, the ring starring naomi watts would hit the silver screen and scare a whole new audience on the western hemisphere and transporting sadako into samara to fit into the different dynamic that. While frodo and sam edge closer to mordor with the help.

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