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(2009)

Trivia

Although the film takes place in Chicago and (briefly) Tokyo, it was filmed in Bulgaria.
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The first feature-length film in either the Ju-on or The Grudge series not to star Takako Fuji as Kayako.
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The first installment in The Grudge franchise to be released straight to video ever since the original Ju-on films that were released straight to video.
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Is the first film in either The Grudge or Ju-on franchises to take place in chronological order.
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The only installment in the franchise not to have an unrated version on DVD.
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The first film in either the Ju-on or The Grudge series not to directed by Takashi Shimizu. He does however remain as a producer.
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Matthew Knight is the only actor to reprise his role from the previous film. No other characters return besides the ghosts, all of whom have been recast.
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Takako Fuji had passed on the role of Kayako Saeki because she had grown tired of playing the role for about a decade of film productions. She was recast with Aiko Horiuchi in her feature film debut in a credited role.
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Beau Mirchoff (Robbie) played a role in this film. In Scary Movie 4 (2006) they used the Grudge (2004)
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The first installment in either the Ju-on or The Grudge franchise to give Kayako a sister.
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By the time production for the film had finally commenced, Ohga Tanaka had outgrown the role of Toshio Saeki and so he was recast with Shimba Tsuchiya.
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Jadie Hobson's film debut.
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Mihaela Nankova as Brenda has no lines of dialogue throughout the entirety of her screen-time.
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Johanna Braddy plays the role of Lisa. In 2011 she had gone to play Lisa again in another scary movie that is also number 3 in the movies series, Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
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Spoilers 

The trivia items below may give away important plot points.

The first installment in The Grudge franchise to be rated R since the original Ju-on films. It received this rating because of the rather violent nature of Jake and Naoko's death scenes.
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Series Trademark: [bathtub death scene] Renee's mute daughter Brenda is attacked and drowned by Kayako while taking a bath, Detective Nakagawa and Trish suffered similar fates previously in The Grudge (2004) and The Grudge 2 (2006).
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