The Mysterious Door
ENTERTAINMENT 2006 30 mins Episode(s): 72 Chinese Japanese
In Tohoku area and Gunma Prefecture in North-Eastern Japan, there are many strange and mysterious tales! There must be reasons as to how these bizarre stories found their roots. Join the show’s hosts along with the studio audience as they try to uncover the mysteries in a scientific manner – see if you can solve them, too!
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