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Final Destination 3 (2006)

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

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10 February 2006 (USA)  »

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Cheating Death: Final Destination 3  »

Box Office

Budget:

$34,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$108,796 (New Zealand) (14 July 2006)

Gross:

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

On the DVD release, Kristen Cloke, wife of screenwriter Glen Morgan and star of the first Final Destination (2000), provides the voice of the narrator on the "Choose Their Fate" feature. See more »

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In the tricentennial scene, a man in purple can be seen jumping out of the way of the horse. In the next shot, that was just a split second later, he can be seen ordering popcorn. See more »

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Surprisingly good
2 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Just got back from the world premiere of Final Destination 3 at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood and I must say that this film was surprisingly good. Definitely one of the gorier films that I have seen in quite some time, but very well put together and quite suspenseful. In fact, about half way through the film (during one particularly gory scene) about five audience members had to excuse themselves from the theatre. I have not seen either of the first two movies but was still able to enjoy this film so I'm sure I missed out on soem references that would have likely enhanced the experience. Still, I was quite pleased (especially because I expected the movie to be stupid) that Final Destination 3 was enjoyable for those who were not familiar with the original story. I also had the opportunity to speak with director James Wong to congratulate him a job well-done. He seems like a very nice guy.


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