Sum yuen (Forest of Death) (2007) - Rotten Tomatoes

Sum yuen (Forest of Death) (2007)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

A homicide detective, a botanist with some unconventional theories, and his tabloid TV reporter girlfriend attempt to solve a gruesome murder in this high-concept thriller from The Eye and Bangkok Dangerous director Danny Pang. Botany student Steven is convinced that plants are sentient. He's recently written a doctorate paper on the theory, and spends much of his spare time attempting to prove that plants have a language all their own. Steven's girlfriend Mary works for a major television station, and thanks to a series of sensationalistic reports her career is on the upswing. When the Prime Minister's daughter is abducted, raped, and murdered, the police quickly arrest the prime suspect, a man named Eric. But is Eric really guilty of this heinous crime? In order to find out the truth, Steven conducts a series of tests in hopes that the forest itself may provide an eyewitness account of the brutal crime.
Art House & International , Horror
Written By:
In Theaters:

Watch it now


Show More Cast

Critic Reviews for Sum yuen (Forest of Death)

There are no critic reviews yet for Sum yuen (Forest of Death). Keep checking Rotten Tomatoes for updates!

Audience Reviews for Sum yuen (Forest of Death)

I found this movie to be quite intriguing. Like a book you just cant put down, that's how Sum yuen was for me.

LaShawnna Amos
LaShawnna Amos

Forest of death This movie rocks! It's got every emotional responses from me. Has parts that are scary, sad, and passionant. Since this was an Asian movie we had to read subtitles. that was the only problem I could find with it. The fog In the forest was so creepy and you bond with the characters. The plot was scientificly realistic and had great dialog. there wasn't a dull Moment and wasn't very predictable either. Can't wait to see more of the same movies! 

Shonna Nelson
Shonna Nelson

(***): [img][/img] Interesting even if a bit silly. If you like the Pang Brothers, definitely check this out.


Sum yuen (Forest of Death) Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Sum yuen (Forest of Death) on our Movie forum!

News & Features