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Child's Play 3 (1991)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  30 August 1991 (USA)
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Chucky, the doll possessed by a serial killer, returns for revenge against Andy, the young boy that defeated him and has since become adult.

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It's been eight years since the events in the second film, we now see that Andy is a teenager who has been enrolled in a military school. Play Pals Toy Company decides to re-release its Good Guys line, feeling that after all this time, the bad publicity has died down. As they re-used old materials, the spirit of Charles Lee Ray once again comes to life. In his search for Andy, Chucky falls into the hands of a younger boy, and he realizes that it may be easier to transfer his soul into this unsuspecting child. Andy is the only one who knows what Chucky is up to, and it's now up to him to put a stop to it. Written by Phil Fernando

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Rated R for horror violence and language | See all certifications »

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30 August 1991 (USA)  »

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Child's Play III  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

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$14,960,255 (USA)
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The movie was the center of a tabloid panic on its British release, with one newspaper - The Sun - even demanding copies be burned. Journalists claimed the film had influenced two young boys in their murder of a younger child, two-year-old James Bulger, although it was later determined that neither had actually seen this film. See more »

Goofs

When Andy falls to the floor with his food tray, a lot of food falls on the floor. When it cuts to a wide shot all the food is gone from the floor. Also the tray has moved closer to Andy. See more »

Quotes

Chucky: [whispers] Andy!
Andy Barclay: [Scares and wakes up Shelton]
Shelton: What the fuck?
Chucky: [Runs away]
Andy Barclay: No, stop!
Shelton: What the fuck you're doing in my room, Barclay?
[Looks for Chucky]
Andy Barclay: You wouldn't believe me!
Shelton: Where's the doll? Where's the FUCKING doll? You took it, didn't you?
Andy Barclay: NO!
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Calliope #1 & #2
Written by Peter Vanderlohren
Courtesy of Ole Georg/Capitol Production Music
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My favorite of the series for some reason
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I'm going to comment hell for this one. This comment will most likely receive a very low "useful" rating, but I'm OK with that. This movie was quite possibly my favorite of the Child's Play series. And although you will probably not agree, you will see what I mean:

This movie takes place 8 years after the previous. Andy is now a teen and has been sent to a military academy. And guess what: Chucky decided to tag along. This makes for a great story. Chucky really shows his true colors and sick, twisted sense of humor here. We also have an interesting group of characters here, who are actually worth mentioning. We have Andy of course, we have Tyler, a young cadet who catches Chucky's eye as a replacement of Andy; there's DeSilva, a tough girl who has a soft spot for Andy; we have Whitehurst, an outspoken, nerdy type who quickly befriends Andy; we have Shelton, a military-loving, tough, intimidating young man who has it in for Andy; and we have Botnik, an older guy, the barber who loves his job just a little too much. Together with these great characters is a great setting. There are some very interesting kills here which I have not even thought of or seen in any previous film. I do not understand why this movie is so underrated. Is it because of the time lapse? Maybe because Andy's not a kid? New setting? No matter what the reason, this movie deserves much more than a 4.1 rating (as of 3/7/08). I say it gets 9/10. Fans of the first 2 films will not want to miss this.


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