De­cep­tively yummy

The Star Malaysia - Star2 - - MOVIES - Re­views by LIM WEY WEN Deadly De­li­cious Pos­sessed

Cast: Yu Nan, Francis Ng and Jiang Yi Yan Run­ning time: 93 min­utes DEADLY De­li­cious re­ally lives up to its ti­tle as its char­ac­ters, who are in­volved in a deadly love triangle, in­dulge in some of the most de­li­cious and ex­pen­sive dishes.

This movie was in­spired by the say­ing “the best way to a man’s heart is through his stom­ach”.

Young and beau­ti­ful air stew­ardess Coco (Jiang) is hav­ing a hard time win­ning the heart of her boyfriend Jia Qiao (Ng), who is a suc­cess­ful busi­ness­man and a gourmet.

She feels lucky meet­ing Chef Gu Xiao Fan (Yu Nan) who teaches her var­i­ous Chi­nese cuisines that make Jia Qiao come to her house more fre­quently for meals.

Just when things are go­ing smoothly, Jia Qiao finds his hair and eye­brows thin­ning and he of­ten suf­fers chest pains. He starts blam­ing Coco for poi­son­ing him with her cook­ing.

A con­fused Coco tries to look for some an­swers and learns that she has been tool to a re­venge plot.

Al­though the movie is not your typ­i­cal n The DVDs are dis­trib­uted by PMP En­ter­tain­ment. horror movie, it still gave me chills and goose­bumps. Cast: Nam Sang-mi, Ryu Se­ung-ry­ong, Shim Eunkyung and Kim Bo-yeon Run­ning time: 106 min­utes IF you are sick of those typ­i­cal Asian horror movies that tell the story of an un­for­tu­nate girl be­ing bru­tally mur­dered re­turn­ing as a ghost seek­ing re­venge, then Pos­sessed is a movie you should not miss.

The horror be­gins when Hee­jin­jin (Nam) gets a call from her mother (Kim) ask­ing her to re­turn to their old coun­try­side apart­ment be­cause her 13-yearold sis­ter So-jin (Shim) is missing.

Their mother does noth­ing as she feels strongly that prayer will bring So-jin back.

Hee-jin seeks help from the po­lice but the au­thor­i­ties think it is just a sim­ple case of a teenager run­ning away from home. As Hee-jin con­tin­ues to search for her lit­tle sis­ter, she dis­cov­ers there is more to her dis­ap­pear­ance. Pos­sessed has a few scenes that could star­tle those who are new to the horror genre.

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