over 3 years
Pretty scary, especially when breaking boundaries. Sadly a bit to gory and confusing.
Annika Løchte Taylor
almost 5 years
A must-watch in the horror genre, yet I wasn't that blown away. I was quite scared though.
"The Grudge" doesn't make a whole lot of sense. Even though it's not that complex.
over 6 years
It's laughable to think about now, but this genuinely scared me the first time I saw it.
over 6 years
Unoriginal. Inconsistent. Bad screenplay, bad acting. Skip it.
Scary as hell, no matter how many times i watch it!
The Grudge is the 2004 American remake of the Japanese film Ju-on: The Grudge, and the first horror film in the Ju-on series, Ju-on 1. The film is the first installment in the American horror film series The Grudge. The film was released in North America on October 22, 2004 by Columbia Pictures, and was directed by Takashi Shimizu (director of the original series) while Stephen Susco scripted the remake. In the same tradition as the original series, the plot of the film is told through a non-linear sequence of events and includes several intersecting subplots.
As the first film in The Grudge series, it has spawned two sequels: The Grudge 2 (which was released on October 13, 2006), and The Grudge 3 (which was released on May 12, 2009), as well as a new film which will soon go into production as a planned reboot of the series.
The Grudge describes a curse that is born when someone dies in the grip of a powerful rage or extreme sorrow. The curse gathers in the place where that person...