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Newest Installation in Japanese 'Ring' Horror Series Will Incorporate Smartphone App

7/05/2013 7:53 AM Eastern

Second screen comes to the silver screen as the 4th installation in Japanese horror series The Ring, entitled Sadako 3D 2, will incorporate content delivered via a smartphone app.

Explains Gavin J. Blair of The Hollywood Reporter, "Instead of the usual warning to switch phones off before screenings, audiences will be asked to keep them turned on to experience what the company promoting the film says will be the world's first-ever smartphone 4D effects. Full details of the effects are not being released, but there are hints that the app may also become active outside of screenings, and users may get calls from the ghostly Sadako herself."

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