Drama Peony Lantern Ghost Story Information

Peony Lantern Ghost Story
  • Drama Title: Peony Lantern Ghost Story
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  • Status: Completed
  • Genre: Horror
  • Country: Japanese
  • Published Date: 1968
  • Total Episodes: 1
  • Summary: 

    Shinzaburo flees an unwanted marriage with his brother's widow and lives quietly as a teacher distanced from his family. On the night of the summer Obon festival, he meets a beautiful courtesan named Otsuyu, whom he doesn't recognize as a ghost. But his interactions with her are leaving him weakened. Because she has a much more obviously ghostly attendant, Shinzaburo becomes frightened & visits Kiku, the temple priest, for an exorcism.

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