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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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

Takako Fuji, who originated the role of Kayako Saeki in the original film series, is also a voice actress and dubbed the characters of Fiona Landers (the ghost in this movie) and Faith Matheson in the Japanese version of this film. She revealed this on Twitter in January 2021, after declining that she would provide voice work on the movie when asked by a fan in 2020. 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

Referenced in WatchMojo: Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movie Remakes (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Too Many Times
Performed by Peter Sivo Band
Written by Peter Sivo
Courtesy of Fervor Records
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I created an IMDb account just so that I could leave a 1 star review for this movie
5 February 2020 | by rach-45693See all my reviews

Dull, messy and predictable. With scenes (and characters) that serve no purpose other than to pad out what feels like an eternity of an only 97 minute long film. An awful movie in it's own right, never mind comparing it to it's predecessors.


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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:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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