The BEST episodes of Folklore

Every episode of Folklore ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Folklore!

Features the deeply-rooted superstitions and myths across six Asian countries, including Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand.

Last Updated: 2/6/2023Network:HBO Asia
7 Days of Hell
3 votes

#1 - 7 Days of Hell

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/5/2021

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Broker of Death
3 votes

#2 - Broker of Death

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 11/28/2021

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The Day the Wind Blew
3 votes

#3 - The Day the Wind Blew

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 11/21/2021

A tale of a schoolgirl who meets the man of her dreams ― her idol. But something seems amiss and her fairy tale is destined for a hellish end.

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Grandma's Kiss
3 votes

#4 - Grandma's Kiss

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/12/2021

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A Mother's Love
54 votes

#5 - A Mother's Love

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/7/2018

A single mother and her young son discover a group of dirty and underfed children living in a mansion's attic. Upon saving them and returning them to their families, she has unknowingly snatched these children from their adopted mother - Wewe Gombel - and must now beware her vengeful wrath.

Directors: Joko Anwar
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The Rope
5 votes

#6 - The Rope

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/14/2021

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The Excursion
3 votes

#7 - The Excursion

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/19/2021

A troubled mother brings her son on an excursion to the beach after their family tragically unravels. At the edge of the sea, a horrifying truth awaits.

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17 votes

#8 - Toyol

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/4/2018

A Member of Parliament (MP) of a fishing town turns to a mysterious woman who possesses shamanistic powers in order to salvage his town's dire economic situation. She fixes all his problems and the two soon become lovers. However, the woman has a dark secret that threatens to destroy his life.

Directors: Ho Yuhang
Watch Now:Amazon
16 votes

#9 - Mongdal

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/11/2018

A mother tries to appease the moods and demands of her borderline psychopathic son. When a new girl comes to town, her son falls quickly and deeply for the new girl and is determined to win her over possibly even against her will. When things take a tragic turn, his mother will stop at nothing to make her son happy even if it means finding a bride to join him in the afterlife.

Directors: Lee Sang-woo
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
21 votes

#10 - Pob

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/28/2018

A journalist meets with Pob, a Thai ghost, who confesses to a murder. Finally finding an outlet for complaint, Pob explains how the murder happened and requests for his story to be published. However, the journalist declines and the two make a deal of a lifetime.

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34 votes

#11 - Tatami

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/14/2018

A murder scene writer returns home to attend his father's funeral and begins to experience constant flashbacks of his childhood. He then discovers a secret door in the house that leads to a room that hides a horrifying secret from his family's past.

Directors: Takumi Saito
Watch Now:Amazon
25 votes

#12 - Nobody

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/21/2018

A Pontianak is awaked when a foreman and a construction worker attempt to bury the body of a dead girl instead of burning her. A series of unfortunate events begin to occur at the construction site.

Directors: Eric Khoo
Watch Now:Amazon
Ayizah, Ayizah
0 votes

#13 - Ayizah, Ayizah

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/16/2022

After discovering her employer consults a supernatural being for success, a young housekeeper finds herself seduced by the creature's promise of power and wealth.

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