Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Director: Nicolas Pesce
Top-Cast: Tara Westwood, Junko Bailey, David Lawrence Brown
Writer: Nicolas Pesce (screenplay by), Jeff Buhler (story by), Takashi Shimizu (based on the film “Jo-On: The Grudge” written by)
Synopsis – The Grudge is a 2020 American Fantasy, and Horror film based on paranormal activities directed by Nicolas Pesce, and written by Nicolas Pesce (screenplay by), Jeff Buhler (story by), Takashi Shimizu (based on the film “Jo-On: The Grudge”. The star cast includes Tara Westwood, Junko Bailey, and David Lawrence Brown in the lead roles. This film is produced by Sam Raimi, Rob Tapert, and Takashige Ichise under the banner of Screen Gems, Stage 6 Films, and Ghost House Pictures. The theatrical release of this film was on 03rd June 2020 by Sony Pictures Releasing.
The music in this film is composed by The Newton Brothers while the cinematography and editing is handled by Zachary Galler, and Gardner Gould, and Ken Blackwell respectively. The runtime of this film is about 94 minutes and the film was distributed worldwide by Sony Pictures Releasing.
This horror film based on paranormal activities was made with a budget of $10–14 million dollars and collected around $49.5 million dollars from the box office. The theatrical release of this film was on 03rd June 2020 in the United States by Sony Pictures Releasing. After the theatrical release of this film, this film received mixed reviews from critics, who criticized the lack of scares and the boring and derivative nature of the story.
The story of this film is based on multiple deaths that happened in a cursed haunted house. All this was started after a young housewife murders her family in her own house, a single mother and young detective tries to investigate and solve the case. After some time, she discovers that the house is cursed by a vengeful ghost that dooms those who enter it with a violent death. Now, she runs to save herself and her son from demonic spirits from the cursed house in her neighborhood.