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Final Destination 3 (2006)

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 and gets off the ride, causing a few of her friends to get off as well. 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  »

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$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,219,978 (UK) (10 February 2006)

Gross:

$54,098,051 (USA) (14 April 2006)
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One of the first times that the director and DVD team collaborated from inception to DVD release. Film was shot with the DVD interactive features in mind so many scenes were filmed several times with varying outcomes. See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 26 mins) At the very end right before the camera shows Wendy, a dead body is seen in the lower right portion of the screen and right before the camera cuts away the body is seen blinking. See more »

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[first lines]
Wendy Christensen: Oh my god!
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At the end of the credits you will hear the mortician (William Bludworth) laugh. See more »

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I thought i was in for a disappointment. I was wrong .........
14 February 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I'm not gonna lie to ya, i wasn't looking forward to final destination 3.Just seeing a roller coaster full of screaming people on the poster made me roll my eyes and assume that this franchise has run out of steam .

So you can imagine my surprise to find that final destination 3 is a entertaining , funny and shocking thriller that proves that horror sequels can be pretty darn good if handled properly .

Directed by james wong with style and a pace that hits the ground running ,the film is very much like a roller coaster in its self - fast,packed full of laughs and most importantly full of frights .

The film is essentially a remake of the first film only with a different cast, gorier deaths and a higher level of self awareness.But this is a rare case in which copying the original isn't a bad thing- it keeps that sense of inventiveness and wit that made the first one great. It may be a clone , but its a very good one !

Final destination 3 is gory ,homourous and clever fun that will make me think twice about my horror sequel prejudice....


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