Malaysia has under gone an outburst of great horror movies since the dawn of the 21st century. Most likely because the censors stopped approving them following the Islamic boom of the 1970's. What means they are so extra-special is that many of the best ones draw upon the rich local background myths in the country. Most likely because the censors stopped approving them after the Islamic boom of the 1970's. Everyone knows the best horror movies are depending on potentially true events.
Many of these movies focus on rural settings within the country with witch doctors, female vampires referred to as Pontianaks, as well as enough possessions to live up towards the horror