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Final Destination 3 (2006)

R  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  10 February 2006 (USA)
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In this third installment of the Final Destination series, a student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself which seeks out those who escaped their fate.


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When Wendy Christensen has a vision of an accident on the roller coaster, resulting in her and her friends' deaths, she instantly begins to panic, causing more of her friends to be left of the ride. The remaining friends, including Wendy's boyfriend, are stuck on the roller coaster and find themselves involved in the accident. With death waiting around the corner, Wendy and Kevin Fischer must try and work out death's plan, before they and the remaining survivors end up dead. Written by FilmFanUK

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This Ride Will Be The Death Of You.


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong horror violence/gore, language and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

10 February 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cheating Death: Final Destination 3  »

Box Office


$34,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,219,978 (UK) (10 February 2006)


$5,940,808 (Brazil) (4 August 2006)

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Did You Know?


After re-shooting the ending in Winter of 2005, production of this movie finally wrapped on 31 January 2006. The movie opened on 10 February 2006, only 10 days after the movie was finished. See more »


When Wendy first looks at the photo of the passengers on the roller-coaster, there is no evidence of the person in front being Julie, only her hat is visible. However, when Wendy looks again at the photo later on, Julie's hand is on her head and the good luck bracelet is visible. See more »


[first lines]
Wendy Christensen: Oh my god!
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits you will hear the mortician (William Bludworth) laugh. See more »


Referenced in Kill Shot: The Making of 'FD3' (2006) See more »


Turn Around, Look At Me
Written by Jerry Capehart
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User Reviews

Excellent Trilogy Ending!!
27 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am a Final Destination fan, and could not wait till this movie came out, and it was NOT a let down. Excellent scenes, excellent storyline, and new and unusual ways to die makes this an excellent addition to the first two. I gave this a 9 star rating because I felt they could have focused a little more on the premonition side of the story, (it was made so important in the first two), and I almost expected to see our two survivors from the 2nd movie in this one, **I think that would have been a great addition**, on the other hand, I was extremely pleased and say it is definitely a must see for any Final Destination fan, or anyone who enjoys a great trilogy that keeps you on the edge of your seat waiting to see what might happen next!!

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