The Final Destination Synopsis
Horrible fates await friends who narrowly escaped death during a horrific racecar crash.
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Time Out New York

By Joshua Rothkopf
Too many digital effects ruin the spell of a tactile world of evil objects scheming your demise. But even a mediocre FD is better than more...
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58

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It's no exaggeration to say that the actors have less personality than the pipes, nail guns, grinding gears, decaying beams, and slowly...
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50

L.A. Weekly

By Scott Foundas
Ellis and screenwriter Eric Bress even go all meta on us with an "Inglourious Basterds"–esque finale set inside a 3D cinema, though their...
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
If you like your gore hardcore, you'll want to head straight for "Halloween II." But if you're happy to ease around a slightly smaller...
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50

Los Angeles Times

Though this latest entry has an OK sense of humor, moves swiftly enough and sports an effective opening sequence of racetrack destruction...
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40

Empire

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The novelty factor stops and starts at the 3-D specs: this is a horror movie on tracks, not going anyplace new. Still, there’s some...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
The new gimmick here is that all the flying body parts and absurd impalements come in 3D. And that's about as inspired as anything gets in...
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25

New Orleans Times-Picayune

By Mike Scott
The characters aren't fully formed enough to care about, the humor is baseball-bat dull, and the story - such as it is - is never treated...
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12

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The writers don’t write, the director doesn’t really direct, and the actors don’t exactly act. They wait for the movie’s contraptions to...
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11

Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
As mesmerizing as watching bread toast. Death, be not proud, indeed.
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Awesome

By movie_fanatic10
First off let me say by saying, i was one of the few who didn't care what some of the negative reviews said. I still loved this movie! Every movie always have mixed reviews. It's only an opinion....

Wait for DVD

By cymplicity27
Totally predictable. They showed too many clues in this one and you could figure out exactly how the deaths would come. They didn't follow the pattern of the other FDs with people dying similar to...

Final destination in 3D its gonna be good

By Jdwizzle
A MUST SEE FOR ANY MOVIE FAN!!...

Hmm.

By TwilightWerewolf
These movies seem to leave me paranoid for days. I love the concept of it all, it's a pretty good plot, but the way they show the deaths, yuck. It would be a lot better without the gore/nudity. But...

VERY dissapointing... if you liked the last 3 you WILL be let down by number 4 here

By xbox1986
I was hyped about this movie because the last three were so good. im glad i didnt waste extra on the 3-D because it would not have helped. the actors in FD4 lack any type of reality, with budget movie...

as expected

By jsbaby
Good visual effects and new interesting ways to die...but if you've seen the first 3 you've seen this one....

Five Word Review

By Sandy09
HORRIBLE BORING PREDICTABLE STUPID DUMB...

Dissappointed isn't even the right word.

By kscope09
I was completely shocked on how this movie did. I mean yeah the other 3 didn't have the best acting...but this one !! It was embarrising to watch. There would be random converstations the...

Five Word Review

By pipculture
horrendous mess unless in 3D...

Disappointed

By chilson76
I loved the first Final Destination. I still watch it to this day and still get surprised. If you are a huge fan of the first one DO NOT GO SEE THIS ONE. I had a free movie pass and decided to go see...

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Rated R | For strong violent/gruesome accidents, language and a scene of sexuality.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says not for kids Horror franchise's leap to 3D is gorier than ever.
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