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Grandma and Her Ghosts (2000)
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Grandma and Her Ghosts (2000)
Original name: 魔法阿媽
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A 5 year old kid moves to live with his grandma in a small town at Taiwan. Soon after, he discovers that her grandma is not only a vendor, but also she is good at catching spectres. One day, she comes across that her grandson has mistakenly releases some of the most ferocious ghosts from her house...
Style: humorous, feel good, surreal, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, supernatural, good versus evil, rivalry, village, surrealism, grandmother grandson relationship, family relations, afterlife, village life, social relations, taiwanese
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: taiwan, china, asia

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