Ghost Bride (2013)

  • Horror, Ghost
  • 1h 22m

_Ghost Bride _tells the story of Jason Chen - a young Chinese immigrant in New Zealand who keeps his love for Kiwi girl, Skye secret from his disapproving mother, Alice. Things quickly unravel as his mother introduces him to Madam Yin, a matchmaker who has a very special bride in mind for Jason - the mysterious and silent May Ling.   May Ling is a paragon of the traditional Chinese bride, beautiful, subservient, and eager to please. Unbeknownst to Jason, May Ling is also dead. In this dark supernatural romance Jason finds himself caught up in the ancient Chinese practice of minghūn: a spirit marriage.

Torn between his ill mother’s wishes and his love for Skye, Jason must face the repercussions of his indecision as the threat of May Ling grows stronger.Jason and Skye must battle May Ling’s spirit to survive, while the treacherous Madam Yin and her husband will stop at nothing to ensure Jason joins May Ling for eternity as her undead groom.

Director

David Blyth

Writer

David Byth

Producer

Craig Parkes

Cinematographer

Marc Mateo

Editor

Eddie Larsen

Languages

English, Chinese

Country of Origin

New Zealand