History Film / Kwaidan

19th Jan '16 4:43:44 PM aye_amber
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31st Oct '14 4:11:43 PM freesefan
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* BilingualBonus: You might be able to guess the ending of 'The Woman of the Snow" anyway, but if you know that "Yuki"--the name of the woodcutter's wife--is the Japanese for "snow", you'll definitely guess the ending.
31st Oct '14 4:08:51 PM freesefan
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* AnIcePerson: The yuki-onna.

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* AnIcePerson: The yuki-onna.yuki-onna, who is the personification of freezing to death.
31st Oct '14 4:04:40 PM freesefan
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* InvisibilityCloak: A variant. Hoichi's master writes a magic inscription all over every inch of his body, which makes him invisible to the spirit of the dead warriror. Unfortunately, the master forgets Hoichi's ears.
31st Oct '14 8:01:48 AM freesefan
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* BoyMeetsGhoul: Or so the woodcutter discovers when his loving wife reveals herself as the ''yuki-onna''.


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* InterspeciesRomance: Or so the woodcutter discovers when his loving wife reveals herself as the ''yuki-onna''.
31st Oct '14 7:57:28 AM freesefan
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* SnowMeansDeath: It certainly does when you're meeting a ''yuki-onna'' snow demon.
30th Oct '14 8:44:26 PM freesefan
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* BoyMeetsGhoul: Or so the woodcutter discovers when his loving wife reveals herself as the ''yuki-onna''.
30th Oct '14 11:39:31 AM freesefan
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* GiantEyeOfDoom: In "The Woman of the Snow", a giant eye, presumably a manifestation of the ''yuki-onna'', appears and is watching the woodcutters as they stagger through the blizzard.
30th Oct '14 10:31:02 AM freesefan
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* BedMateReveal: In "Black Hair," the samurai finally returns home to his former wife, and they share a night of passion. [[spoiler: The next morning, he awakens to find that he's lying next to a long-decayed corpse.]]

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* BedMateReveal: In "Black Hair," the samurai finally returns home to his former wife, and they share a night of passion. [[spoiler: The next morning, he awakens to find that he's lying next to a long-decayed corpse.]]



* DutchAngle: Used for most of the final few moments of "Black Hair", after the samurai realizes that his wife is actually a dessicated corpse.



* PrehensileHair: The samurai in "Black Hair" is obsessed with his former wife's hair, so it shouldn't come as a shock that [[spoiler: he sees the hair coming after him at the end of the episode.]]

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* PrehensileHair: The samurai in "Black Hair" is obsessed with his former wife's hair, so it shouldn't come as a shock that [[spoiler: he sees the hair coming after him at the end of the episode.]]
29th Oct '14 9:14:42 PM freesefan
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* AnthologyFilm: Four horror stories.
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