Horror Trailer Friday: Japanese Remake One Missed Call
The studios are jumping on the release of Rob Zombie's Halloween this Labor Day weekend to throw every other upcoming horror film trailer into the mix. Yesterday it was The Mist, then this morning it was The Signal, and now it's One Missed Call. This remake from a 2003 Japanese horror film titled Chakushin ari stars Ed Burns and Shannyn Sossamon and doesn't look like anything extraordinary. They're saving it for dumping early next January, so take a look and determine if you'll be making your way to the theaters once we hit New Years Day.
And is it just me, or is the cell phone jingle that is used when you're called to die actually kind of catchy. I think I need to change my ringtone…
Watch the trailer for One Missed Call:
Reader Feedback - 16 Comments
Looks kinda cool even though i am tired of the japanese remakes. At least it didnt have some young japanese girl with long black hair. Alex when you get that tone i want it too.
Heckle on Aug 31, 2007
This looks interesting. I liked this trailer and I think I will be checking this one out in theatres...
Jeff Warner on Aug 31, 2007
Looks alright, what's with the red marble things though?
Ryan on Aug 31, 2007
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ScreenGeeks Radio » SGR Episode 11- Please Remake This! on Sep 5, 2007
Looks nice, Thanks for the trailer Alex, Tell me about the ringtone when you get it hehe 🙂 I need to change my old nokia tune too
Tartooob on Sep 15, 2007
It is going to ruin the original Japanese version. The Japanese version creeped the hell out of me, but that is what made it a great horror movie. This movie is going to suck
Shawn on Oct 17, 2007
I have looked and looked and I cannot fathom why they haven't posted a downloadable version on the moview website that is, by the way, the most annoying site I have visited; totally useless as an informative tool. I hope that the movie is not as bad and yes, some remakes are terrible while others actually improve upon the original (in more than mere effects).
RichardKrinsky on Oct 21, 2007
I agree with you on this one Shawn man, it IS going to ruin the japanese version. EVEN THE RINGTONE FOR THIS ONE SUCKS!!! The original was way better and the ringtone had more of an errie feel than this one. But anyways, enough of me ranting about it. I know it's going to suck, but i'll give it the benefit of the doubt and go and see it anyways. -shakes his head and sighs-
CJ on Dec 20, 2007
Unfortunately, the ring tone used isn't anything like the original, and it doesn't have the feel of a [creepy] child's song, as the preceeding movie intended. Judging a book on its cover, it looks less far less meaningful than the original. Seems like it loses its supernatural feel, and the actors don't appear struck or truly shocked by the calls they receive. Despite that, I would still actually give it a shot to see in the theaters to see its effects, and for those who cannot get ahold of the original.
Kim Anh on Dec 23, 2007
it looks ok but does anyone know the name of the ringtone used in the movie.
Alex. R on Dec 28, 2007
i want the ring tone. :]
megg on Dec 30, 2007
They keep remaking Japanese movies Because all american horror is centered around Psycho Killers, Michael Myers,Jason,Chuckie,Freddie And that died years ago
Jin on Jan 1, 2008
I found a blog about the One Missed Call Ringtone it's on BlogSpot at http://1missedcallringtone.blogspot.com/
EggWhites on Jan 5, 2008
collection of free one missed call movie ringtones, movie 1 & 2, american & japanese version, mp3, wma, wav, mmf & midi format: http://www.umnet.com/Search/SearchRes.aspx?Search=one%20missed%20call&Style=ringtone
ilovephone on Jan 8, 2008
i went to see this and it is a babye movie dont spend your mony here
HUNTER on Jan 14, 2008
Hey someone know the song in the phone bcuz i really like the ringtone i don't know where to get it.If someone have it can you send it in my email thx.
wipper168 on Jan 17, 2008
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