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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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Cast

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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

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

30 March 2012 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

[REC] 3: Genesis  »

Box Office

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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The origins of the demonic outbreak are explained in the graphic novel "[REC]: Historias Ineditas" (Untold Stories), released alongside "Génesis" in Europe. See more »

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Clara: Hoy es mi día.
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The title doesn't appear on screen until nearly 22 minutes into the movie. See more »

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Referenced in Tenemos de todo (2013) See more »

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Carolina
Written by Carlos Tarque (as Carlos G. Tarque), Prisco Priscus (as C. Prisco), Ricardo Ruipérez (as R. Ruipérez), Santiago Campillo (as S. Campillo), J.P. Saura and Antonio Otero (as J.A. Otero)
Performed by M Clan (as M-Clan)
©2001 by Vortex Dro East West
Courtesy of Warner Music Spain
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A whole different "sequel"
18 April 2012 | by (Mexico) – See all my reviews

If you have seen the 1st and 2nd parts, you'll notice a few matching events between those previous movies and this one. It's another parallel story, not the beginning as you could read from it's title: "Genesis", instead of a genesis, you get a love story that gets caught in the middle of a zombie-possessed infestation.

At some point the shooting style changes from the hand-held camera to director's view, which although refreshing, breaks the sequel style. I think the first two parts were scary, but this one became a mix of action, gore, with a touch of comedy that also breaks the sequel style, specially some illogical behavior under stress situations. Acting was OK, special effects were not disappointing.


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