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The Grudge 3 (2009)

Back when Ghost House Pictures first announced their remake of Ju-On: The Grudge (2002), I braced myself for the worst. I didn’t know Shimizu…

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The Grudge 2 (2006)

At the very least, The Grudge 2 makes for a fascinating experiment. A direct sequel to the perfunctory remake of director Shimizu Takashi’s own…

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The Grudge (2004)

Of all the different types of remakes, reboots, and revivals, none puzzle me as much as those adapted from contemporary foreign films. It’s as…

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The Grudge 3 as Told by a Nine-Year-Old

What straight-to-video sequel to an American remake of a Japanese classic scared the bejeesus out of a nine-year-old? Find out in this edition of…

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The Grudge as Told by a Nine-Year-Old

What does a nine-year-old think of one of the seminal entries in J-horror? Find out in this edition of Children of the Popcorn as…

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