Cult (film)

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Cult (film) poster.jpeg
Directed by Kôji Shiraishi
Produced by W Field
Written by Kôji Shiraishi
Release date
  • April 4, 2013 (2013-04-04) (Brussels International
    Fantastic Film Festival)
  • July 20, 2013 (2013-07-20) (Japan)
Running time
84 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Cult (カルト) is a 2013 Japanese horror found footage film written and directed by Kôji Shiraishi about the supernatural malevolent forces haunting the Kaneda family. It was released in Japan on July 20, 2013.


The film stars several idols who play themselves as they appear on a paranormal television show to investigate the exorcism of the Kaneda family. The supernatural events in the Kaneda household are recorded by the documentary team. A mysterious shaman seems to be the only hope of salvation not only for the family but for the investigators as well.



The film was released in Japan on July 20, 2013.[1] The UK premiere took place on October 31, 2013.[2]


  1. ^ "Trailer for Koji Shiraishi's CULT". Nippon Cinema. 2013-06-11. 
  2. ^ "Cult". East Winds Film Festival. Retrieved 17 November 2013. 

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