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Parent reviews for The Grudge (2020)

Common Sense says

Pointless horror reboot has lots of blood, jump scares.
Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 13+
Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 12+
Based on 5 reviews
Adult Written byJsndbdbdhf January 3, 2020
Adult Written by8up December 31, 2019


So horrifying. No prejudgment there (of any kind at all).

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Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
Adult Written byNicky3.7l January 4, 2020

Vraiment pourri

N’allez jamais voir ce film il est absolument ignoble
Adult Written byKnife head January 4, 2020

Pointless horror reboot is a waste of time and money

The Grudge was a terrible, pointless waste of money and time.
No actual plot or story.
There were some bloody scenes like a man with gouged out bloody eyes, women cuts her own fingers and commits suicide with a blood splatter etc.
Movies just sucked and is filled with cheap, predictable jumpscares.
The entire movie was predictable.
Adult Written byJosh Davidson January 4, 2020


Let me start off this review with saying yes, there is indeed violence. However, these parents are taking it too far! They make it sound much worse than it is, and in comparison to other Japanese horror films, it is actually tame. If your child has seen features like The Ring, this film is most likely okay for their eyes. If they are not as much as used to horror as you may be, try to hold off on this one. This film does include its fair share of blood, but it IS an R-Rated movie. Scares are active, as the jumps are what keep the movie going. It doesn’t have a great story, but it would be a great film to just get scared watching. I think this film should definitely be left for mature teens, but only because of blood and jump-scares that would scare tweens.

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Violence & scariness
Adult Written bySadiemarie January 3, 2020

Wayyyy too gory for me

Because it’s rated r, it doesn’t spare you ANYTHING when it comes to gore. Closeups of maggots, blood gushing, and someone literally ripping out their own eyes (seriously, why wasn’t that mentioned in the violence?) it’s NASTY.

This title contains:

Violence & scariness