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After a young man's premonition of a deadly race-car crash helps saves the lives of his peers, Death sets out to collect those who evaded their end.

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Janet
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George
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MILF / Samantha
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Mechanic
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Racist
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Racist's Wife
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Cowboy
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Kid #1
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Storyline

In a car race in McKinley Speedway, twenty-something Nick has a premonition of a deadly car crash with many casualties in the audience and convinces his girlfriend Lori and his friends Hunt and Janet to leave the place. They are followed by the security guard; a racist guy; a mother with her children and a mechanic, that are saved from death. When the racist guy and the mother die in mysterious and creepy incidents, Nick and Lori research and find many similar cases in Internet. They try to lure The Ripper to break the chain of deadly events and survive, but destiny does not help them. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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For 10 years, one franchise reinvented Death. On August 28th, Death saved the best for 3D. See more »

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Rated R for strong violent/gruesome accidents, language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

28 August 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Final Destination 4  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$43,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£3,633,395 (UK) (28 August 2009)

Gross:

$66,466,372 (USA) (20 November 2009)
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Trivia

When hit by the bus, George is in the middle of stating "My wife said that Deja Vu is like God's way of...", and then he's cut off by the impact. Some viewers wonder what the end of his sentence was going to be. The answer is that of a common expression, "...telling you that you are in the right place at the right time", hence the irony of the situation. See more »

Goofs

A nail gun cannot shoot without the trigger being pulled back, and the front end (where the nail shoots out) being pushed into the wood; furthermore, electric nail guns have to be within certain angles in order to shoot. It would be impossible for the gun to shoot like it did in the movie. See more »

Quotes

Lori: Janet, come on! We have to leave right now.
Janet: No. No, I can't keep doing this, okay? You're both nuts.
Janet: Janet, we gotta go. Come on.
Janet: No. Don't you see? This is where I was supposed to be in the first place, not that stupid race. I was meant to see this movie.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits run over a "greatest hits" of the kills in earlier installments, presented as 3D CGI X-rays. See more »

Connections

Features Red Hot Rangers (1947) See more »

Soundtracks

Don't You Know
Written by Ali Dee (as Ali Theodore), Alana Da Fonseca and Joey Katsaros (as Joseph Katsaros)
Performed by Deekompressors (as The DeeKompressors)
Courtesy of DeeTown Entertainment
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Complete Rubbish, saved by 3D
28 August 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I went to this movie on the day it came out in London expecting to see something which was like the first 3, but maybe had a little change, maybe a twist from the original 3.. But i was left disappointed as it is the same as the previous 3 and is just obvious and you can just tell whats going to happen. When this situation develops, you are just going to the movie to see gruesome deaths which just send a tingle down your spine of utter disgust. This movie gets 4 stars because of the following 2 stars- 3D 2 stars- acting of Nick Zano (hunt) I don't recommend this film, but if you are a big fan of The Final Destination and are ready to see gruesome deaths based on the same concept in 3D then this movie is for you.

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