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The Grudge 2 (2006)

PG-13  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  13 October 2006 (USA)
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Three interwoven stories about a terrible curse. A young woman encounters a malevolent supernatural force while searching for her missing sister in Tokyo; a mean high school prank goes horribly wrong; a woman with a deadly secret moves into a Chicago apartment building.



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Toshio (as Oga Tanaka)
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In Pasadena, Mrs. Davis sends her daughter Aubrey Davis to Tokyo to bring her sister Karen Davis, who is interned in a hospital after surviving a fire, back to the USA. After their meeting, Karen dies and Aubrey decides to investigate what happened to her and gets herself trapped in the same situation, being chased by the ghost of the house. Meanwhile in Tokyo, the three high school mates Allison, Vanessa and Miyuki visit the famous haunted house and are also chased by the ghost. In Chicago, Trish moves to the apartment of her boyfriend Bill, who lives with his children, the teenager Lacey and boy Jake. On the next door, weird things happen with their neighbor. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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What Began With One....Will End With Many. See more »


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, disturbing images/terror/violence, and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

13 October 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La maldición 2  »

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Box Office


$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$586,635 (Brazil) (13 October 2006)


$1,723,396 (Mexico) (24 November 2006)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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To keep the mood on the set light, the actors and director would often joke around and attempt to frighten one another. This included a Karaoke session performed by Shimizu, Takashi on Kebbel, Arielle's birthday. See more »


When Audrey enters Eason's dark room, she turns on the lights, but seconds later the light is red again. See more »


Karen Davis: Aubrey, you got to get me out of here.
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The Columbia Pictures title lady changed into Kayako Saeki with the torch light she was holding flickered on and off. See more »


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User Reviews

13 May 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Its not that I didn't get it, I did but the problem was there wasn't really much to get, it was boring he should concentrate on making a decent solid film instead of trying to mix it all up and blend different stories together, its like it took him 5 mins to think of each "scary/jumpy part" and then 5 mins to make it! It just kept jumping from scene to scene building up to a very disappointing climax.

The milk drinkin girl, wtf to be honest! just weird.

The moaning teacher LOL! the ONLY decent thing about this film was the old guy on the bus playing peek a boo with the girl, that was great! 3 funny parts, no scary... not a very successful horror film hey?

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