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[REC] 3: Genesis (2012)

[Rec]³: Génesis (original title)
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A couple's wedding day turns horrific as some of the guests start showing signs of a strange illness.

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Koldo
Ismael Martínez ...
Rafa
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Adrián
Borja Glez. Santaolalla ...
Atún (as Sr. B)
Emilio Mencheta ...
Tío Pepe Víctor
David Ramírez ...
Canon
Miguel Ángel González ...
John Esponja
Ramón Agirre ...
Danilo (as Ramón Aguirre)
Xavier Ruano ...
Cura
José de la Cruz ...
Abuelo Matías
Antonio Barroso ...
Pequeñín
Toni Sans ...
Jumanji
Aitor Legardón ...
Amigo Fiestero
Paco Moreno ...
Charly
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The action now takes place miles away from the original location and partly in broad daylight, giving the film an entirely fresh yet disturbing new reality. The infection has left the building. In a clever twist that draws together the plots of the first two movies, this third part of the saga also works as a decoder to uncover information hidden in the first two films and leaves the door open for the final installment, the future '[REC] 4 Apocalypse.' Written by www.dreadcentral.com

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Two radically different films from Paco Plaza and Jaume Balagueró. See more »

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Horror | Romance

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Rated R for strong bloody horror violence and some language | See all certifications »

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30 March 2012 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

[REC] 3: Genesis  »

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Budget:

$6,400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,091,724 (Spain) (30 March 2012)

Gross:

$8,973 (USA) (30 September 2012)
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Two months before shooting, Leticia Dolera went into the gym with a personal trainer, training five days a week to prepare for the zombie slaying scenes. See more »

Quotes

Clara: Hoy es mi día.
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La canción del valor
Written by Loquillo (as Sanz), Pascual and Martínez
Performed by Loquillo y Trogloditas
© by Sanz Beltrán Espectáculos 1996, S.L.
Courtesy of Warner Music Spain
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Not what I had expected.....
27 May 2012 | by (Chicago) – See all my reviews

If you've seen Rec 1 and Rec 2, you will be put into a very odd scenario. You will either love this movie because you are a hardcore fan or you will hate it with as much passion as I did even when I watched it with an open mind and lowered expectations.

I give the director and writers credit for attempting to try something different and add new material that could be categorized as "idiotic" and "Desperate". It seems the original story that I had been very interested in had gone into a complete tangent. The drama, sensation of fear within the first two movies are lost as this cheesy flick is what "Shaun of the dead" could get away with. But when you mix comedy into a serious movie then it becomes a mess to clean up.

The movie is slow, there's more time wasted on introductions and scenery and then you have a few minutes of chaos... I tried my best to like I truly did, again I watched it with an open mind and low expectations. I am certain that this movie will bomb so bad that a final installment maybe canceled or perhaps they will go back to their roots after the angry mob of viewers complain enough to wake the director up.

Bottom line,

See this movie if its free, netflix if its there, but don't go spending money on this movie, I watched over 10 people leave the theatre, I should have been one of them sadly.


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