The Grudge 2 Synopsis
A young woman encounters a terrible curse while searching for her missing sister in Tokyo.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Scott Brown
Once again, we're treated to loosely aligned scenes of half-formed characters getting a faceful of director Takashi Shimizu's croaking,...
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

Those ghosts might want to find a new vocation, because their work here is done.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
While The Grudge 2 feels like a second-generation copy - a little faded, with less impact than the first - there are still plenty of...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
There are fun distractions, but it's easy to focus on the flaws.
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By Angie Errigo
Despite some nifty Japanese style tricks and ghostly illusions this isn't scary. It's muddled, same-old mayhem, just with a more...
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
The film pulls off a couple of "gotchas!", but the subtle creepiness of its predecessors is gone, replaced by a sense of numbing...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The most popular facial expression for victims in The Grudge 2 is something I'd like to call "deep befuddlement." This time "deep...
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Austin Chronicle

By Marc Savlov
Americans are befuddled by the inexplicable, and they demand explanations. With The Grudge 2 Shimizu delivers them and thus defangs the...
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Film Threat

By Pete Vonder Haar
The same problems that plagued the original are on display here. Most notably, the lack of any coherent plot. Lots of creepy kids jump out...
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New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Utter junk.
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Don't ever watch this movie ever

By chesirecat
This movie actually got me mad it was so bad if i would have paid for that in the theaters i would never see another movie in the theaters again...

trichophobia 2

By astimegoesby
only go if someone else is paying. and even then, you are wasting your time because this movie doesn't make much sense. not complete crap because the movie LOOKS good. too bad it isn't....

The grudge sucked

By blondes-like-movies
I really do not get why people think that this movie was good. I thought it was so...stupid and everything. It wasn't scary or anything!!!...


By Passageiro
Pouco a ver com o primeiro, peca na falta de coerência dos fatos. A "vingança" ocorre com qualquer um, em qualquer lugar, com pouco ou nenhum vínculo entre os fatos. Eu entendí a moral da história, e...

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It was scary!!!! BUT ok!!

By mly_17
Wasn't Sarah M.G our main person? Then it was her sister who was our main person, and then she wasn't either!! I know there's gonna be a third one coming out because it cannot end like...

LOVE IT!!!<3333

By nikkiw56241
I loved this movie. If you love scary movies, the Grudge 2 is for you! THIS WAS AWESOME!...

Now I have a grudge

By meliksing
Against the person who made this movie. You can tell each movie was meant to lead up to the next, and now I'm mad!! Because now I know I'm gonna have to go through a 3rd possible 2 hr movie trying to...

The Grudge 2

By bdog15
Yea the movie was stupid but it was way better than the 1st one...

scarier than the first

By maxbarajas70

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For mature thematic material, disturbing images/terror/violence, and some sensuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Again with the grumpy ghosts. Too scary for kids.
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