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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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


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 »


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 »


[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 Planned Accidents (2006) See more »


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

Simply Amazing
8 February 2006 | by See all my reviews

I just got back from the sneak preview screening. I went into the movie not expecting much of a sequel. For some reason the trailer made it seem to be kinda cheesy. However, i could not have been more wrong. As soon as the roller coaster crash occurs its intense all the way to the end. It just seemed like the deaths kept coming and coming non stop. The deaths i thought were very creative and many came to be a surprise. The ending i thought was great and surprising. The acting in the movie i thought was better then in any of the other films. The only complaint i had was that it was only 90 minutes long. Anyone that is even considering seeing this go see it as soon as you can. You will not be disappointed.

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