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Grace (III) (2009)

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After losing her unborn child, Madeline Matheson insists on carrying the baby to term. Following the delivery, the child miraculously returns to life with an appetite for human blood. Madeline is faced with a mother's ultimate decision.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Stephen Park ...
Michael Matheson
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Vivian Matheson
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Henry Matheson
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Patricia Lang
Kate Herriot ...
Shelly
Troy Skog ...
ER Doctor
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Dr. Richard Sohn
Jeff Stone ...
ER Nurse
Jamie Stephenson ...
Skinny Clerk
Tenai Cam Measmer ...
Grace as an Infant
Annabel Kathlynn Bast ...
Grace as an Infant
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Karen Von Staden ...
Dr. Sohn's Secretary (as Karen von Staden)
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Veterinarian (as Mark Claxton)
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Storyline

Madeline Matheson is eight months pregnant and determined to deliver her unborn child, Grace, naturally. When an accident leaves Grace dead inside her, Madeline insists on carrying the baby's corpse to term. Weeks later, when Madeline delivers, the baby miraculously returns to life... With an appetite. Written by Leomax Entertainment

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baby | pregnant | corpse | midwife | stillbirth | See more »

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Love... Undying. See more »

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Rated R for bloody images, violence and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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7 November 2009 (Spain)  »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,174 (USA) (14 August 2009)

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$6,174 (USA) (14 August 2009)
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The Matheson family is named for author Richard Matheson, who is most famous for his vampire novel I Am Legend. See more »

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In one of the final scenes, Vivan hits Madeline in the forehead with a hammer. Madeline is seen on the floor with a cut over her right eye, with a fair amount of blood. Vivan then leans towards her to see if she is alright, but there is no more blood on her forehead. When Madeline bites Vivian, the blood returns. See more »

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9 November 2009 | by See all my reviews

Well if you are looking for a gory movie, you should rather watch "It's Alive" with a similar theme, than this. Don't get me wrong, "Grace" is pretty graphic too, but the other movie will satisfy Splatter fans more. Not that it is better though, it's just more straight forward and doesn't take any prisoners.

Coming back to this one, it has one really great idea and can be summarized as a "Rosemaries Baby" meets "Little Shop of Horrors". And while that "sounds" great (and probably was a great read too), it doesn't translate to the screen. Especially considering the two movies that I mentioned above! It's a shame really, this movie being produced by Adam Green (of Hatchet fame), you could and should rightfully expect more. Speaking of Adam Green, he has a cameo in this movie that is beyond weird ... in a bad sense. I'm suspecting his appearance in a store is supposed to be spooky ... it's anything but. Unfortunately it's almost unintentionally funny ... again in a bad way!

While you could excuse those few miss happenings, what really drags the movie down (besides the slow pace), is the acting! I'm not saying the actors can't act ... but watching the movie, there is no evidence they actually can act. And it's really pivotal to a small budget movie, that it has performances in it ... It fails on quite a few levels.


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