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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)  »

Also Known As:

Cheating Death: Final Destination 3  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$19,173,094, 12 February 2006, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$54,098,051

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$117,719,158
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Trivia

The home improvement store scene was mostly shot in an actual store. They were only allowed to film after the store was closed and had to leave the store the exact way they found it. While different parts of the scene were being filmed, other crew members were often putting objects back on the shelves. In addition, they had to turn objects around to hide brand names, bring in other brand names, and put things in the way to block names from appearing due to the store not wanting their name or products being associated with a "teen death movie". See more »

Goofs

(at around 32 mins) It is highly unlikely that two tanning beds would be in the same room together because people have to go naked or in a bikini. See more »

Quotes

[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 »

Connections

Featured in Death's Design: Making 'Final Destination 3' (2006) See more »

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Blitzkreig Bop
Written by Joey Ramone (as Jeffrey Hyman), Johnny Ramone (as John Cummings),
Dee Dee Ramone (as Douglas Colvin) and Tommy Ramone (as Thomas Erdelyi)
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I thought i was in for a disappointment. I was wrong .........
14 February 2006 | by 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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