School Ghost Stories

School Ghost Stories

is a 1995 Japanese film directed by Hideyuki Hirayama. The film is the first of the School Ghost Stories features, and was followed by School Ghost Stories 2 in 1996.


In an elementary school, a girl named Mika disappears mysteriously after following the sound of laughter into the bathroom. She was known to have 2 golden rings that "disapeard" from her tray. The rumors of the school being haunted, strange things happening around 4:44 AM and the disappearance of children soon emerge, but Mika's older sister and her friends decide to go after Mika despite this. They soon find out that all the rumors are true, and now they not only have to find the girl, but also save themselves from the malevolent ghosts that haunt the school building.


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    director Hideyuki Hirayama
    editor Akimasa Kawashima
    genre horror
    keywords elementary school haunt older sister
    publisher Toho
    theme japanese japanese horror