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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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Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

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$14,960,255 (USA)
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Trivia

This was the first film in the series to use computers to aid in Chucky's puppetry - in order to perfect the lip-syncing. See more »

Goofs

When the Garbage Man hears Chucky's cry for help, the boom and camera can be seen. See more »

Quotes

Sgt. Botnick: A haircut ain't regulation, soldier.
Chucky: Regulate this
[slits the barber's throat]
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Connections

Spoofs Full Metal Jacket (1987) See more »

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Chucky's Animated Theme
(uncredited)
Written by Mike Piccirillo
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Really folks - it's *not* that bad a movie
20 October 2005 | by (Massachusetts, USA) – See all my reviews

Gripping drama? Hell no.

Hilarious comedy? Nope.

Oscar Calaber Acting? Heh... yeah right.

But, really, this movie did not deserve to be slammed into the 3s. The movie had everything a mediocre early 90s horror movie should have - a plot you can follow without going cross-eyed, a few really gory death scenes and a pinch of humor. This movie won't make you roll on the ground laughing, but it will get your a chuckle here and there at Chucky's antics.

The young actors also pull performances that's beyond tolerable - it's flat out acceptable.

Absolutely great movie? No.

Absolutely horrible movie? No.

I was entertained and got exactly what I was looking for... thus it earns a 7 from me. You want a horrible horror movie that deserves its three - check out Leprachaun 4.


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