Parents' Guide to

The Grudge 3

By Brian Costello, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Violence, gore, cursing in predictable sequel.

Movie R 2009 90 minutes
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age 15+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 18+

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This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
1 person found this helpful.
age 12+

The Grudge 3

This movie is also pretty good and has a lot of good scares. Although not scary, this movie is the scariest the 4 and has the most violence and more suspense. Here is what parents need to know about the grudge 3: Violence (4/10)- Lots of blood but all of the kills are oddly sped up for some strange reason. No gore though. Language (1\10)- use of help Sexual content (2/10)- some sexual talk and a bit of kisses. Overall, the grudge 3 is a fun sequel which is good and has some suspenseful scenes in it. I think that it is good for a 12 year old or older.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2):
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This belongs in the pantheon of horror movie sequels that have worn out their welcome. It's one of those horror movies where it's easy to imagine attendees in the theater shouting variations of "Don't go into that apartment!" or "Just leave the building!" during every suspenseful moment. While there are attempts at giving the characters some depth by giving them either asthma or leaving dreary old Wicker Park in Chicago for the glitz and glamour of fashion design in New York, the characters are as stock as the story setup and subsequent murder spree.

The conclusion of The Grudge 3 is as unsatisfying as the rest of the movie. Its attempts at leaving the franchise open for a Grudge 4 are as trite as ending the movie with a "The End?" caption before the final credits. They go into more detail about why these spirits have the titular grudge, but it comes across as superfluous more than anything else. Overall, it's an unnecessary sequel that breaks no new ground.

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