A house is cursed by a vengeful ghost that dooms those who enter it with a violent death.

Director:

Nicolas Pesce

Writers:

Nicolas Pesce (screenplay by), Nicolas Pesce (story by) | 2 more credits »
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3,424 ( 181)
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tara Westwood ... Fiona Landers
Junko Bailey ... Kayako Ghost
David Lawrence Brown ... Sam Landers (as Dave Brown)
Zoe Fish ... Melinda Landers
Andrea Riseborough ... Detective Muldoon
John J. Hansen John J. Hansen ... Burke (as John Hansen)
Demián Bichir ... Goodman (as Demian Bichir)
Joel Marsh Garland ... Detective Greco
Bradley Sawatzky ... Officer Michaels
Duke Duke ... Frank the Dog
Bruno The Dog Bruno The Dog ... Frank the Dog (as Bruno)
Lin Shaye ... Faith Matheson
John Cho ... Peter Spencer
Betty Gilpin ... Nina Spencer
Stephanie Sy ... Amnio Nurse
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Storyline

After a young housewife murders her family in her own house, a single mother and young detective tries to investigate and solve the case. Later, she discovers the house is cursed by a vengeful ghost that dooms those who enter it with a violent death. Now, she runs to save herself and her son from demonic spirits from the cursed house in her neighborhood.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

It'll never let you go

Genres:

Fantasy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing violence and bloody images, terror and some language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Scenes in the trailers that didn't make the final cut include: Hair emerging from the bathtub drain, Fiona's ghost crawling under Burke's bed, Fiona sawing off Sam's head and Fiona's ghost crawling across the wall behind Detective Muldoon. See more »

Goofs

Actor Demián Bichir has his name spelled wrong on the back of the Blu-ray cover as "Damian Bichir." See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Detective Wilson: [having blinded himself] I Can *Still* Hear Them... I Can *Feel* Them With Me!
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Connections

Features The Lone Ranger (1949) See more »

Soundtracks

Devil's Daughter
Performed by Laura St. Jude
Written by Laura St. Jude
Courtesy of Bleed101
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A decent start with horror
3 January 2020 | by CinderFallSee all my reviews

I don't get why people are already hating this movie. It's not the best one ever made, but I enjoyed the characters (who were likeable), I liked the direction, the acting (aside from a few enunciation issues early in the film). The scares were well done and a few of them really worked. The plot, unlike the 2004 version, was cohesive and made sense as to its progression. I say it's worth a watch and it's a good way to start 2020 for horror. That said, it's not going to be for everyone and please take the rating to heart.


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Country:

USA | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 January 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Grudge See more »

Filming Locations:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,404,113, 5 January 2020

Gross USA:

$21,221,803

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$49,511,319
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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