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Final Destination 3 (2006)

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In this third installment of the Final Destination series, a student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself which seeks out those who escaped their fate.


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When Wendy Christensen has a vision of an accident on the roller coaster, resulting in her and her friends' deaths, she instantly begins to panic, causing more of her friends to be left of the ride. The remaining friends, including Wendy's boyfriend, are stuck on the roller coaster and find themselves involved in the accident. With death waiting around the corner, Wendy and Kevin Fischer must try and work out death's plan, before they and the remaining survivors end up dead. Written by FilmFanUK

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


This Ride Will Be The Death Of You.


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong horror violence/gore, language and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

10 February 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cheating Death: Final Destination 3  »

Box Office


$34,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,219,978 (UK) (10 February 2006)


$5,940,808 (Brazil) (4 August 2006)

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The scene taking place in the tanning booth was a closed set. Only the camera operators were in the same room with Chelan Simmons and Crystal Lowe and black curtains were draped to keep onlookers out. See more »


The film is set in Pennsylvania, however the 'Build It' store prominently displays signage for Rona Home & Garden, a Canadian home improvement store. See more »


[first lines]
Wendy Christensen: Oh my god!
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Does not try to be anything more than it is!!!
25 February 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

You gotta admire a film like this. Plot is original to say the least and even though there are many holes in this trilogy the ingenious deaths and roller-coaster crashes sure make up for it. The roller-coaster scene is worth your money alone and is a frightening scene to watch. This is a lot faster paced than the other two in my opinion, and why not? i mean once the main characters discover what is going on then why shouldn't the deaths keep coming and coming. After all thats what attracts a lot of people to this trilogy, the random ways in which people can die. This film will make you think twice about using a tanning bed though, but hey getting a nice tan never hurt anyone!!!...much :-)

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