Akui ggot (1961)

South Korea,
35mm film, black and white
mono, Korean

A South Korean horror film directed by Yong-min Lee. All prints are believed be lost.

Plot Summary

A scientist develops a new strain of vine that lives on human blood.


Director: Yong-min Lee
Lee Yong-min Productions, Sunglim Film
Written by: Tae-kwon Nam
Director of Photography: Ho-jin Choi
Editor: Yong-min Lee
Music by: Mun-pyeong Hwang

Ye-chun Lee
Geum-bong Do
Seon-ae Ko
Chimi Kim

Alternative Titles

Ahkea Khots
The Bad Flower



  • Cinematic by John L. Flynn pp.86, 88
  • Dracula in Visual Media: Film, Television, Comic Book and Electronic Game Appearances, 1921-2010 by John Edgar Browning and Caroline Joan (Kay) Picart p.21 – credits, note
  • Horror and Science Fiction Films: A Checklist by Donald C. Willis p.35 – credits
  • The Illustrated Vampire Movie Guide by Stephen Jones p.40 – credits, review (by Stephen Jones)