By Tanner Stransky
Updated February 02, 2007 at 05:00 AM EST

The Grudge 2

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  • Movie

Five more sequels couldn’t shed light on this fuzzy backstory of a killer curse stemming from a double murder-suicide. Grudge 2 plunks Tamblyn (as Gellar’s sister) into a thankless role, and three intertwining stories favor gore-free scares over exposition. Oh, forget the details. The ghosts will make you jump.
EXTRAS Deleted scenes and shorts, plus four featurettes that paint Japanese director Takashi Shimizu as a creative martyr, decrying the demands of U.S. viewers: ”I had to argue all the time with the American producers.”

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The Grudge 2

type
  • Movie
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  • PG-13
runtime
  • 97 minutes
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