The Grudge (2020): Trailer Talk

The Grudge (2020)

Trailer Talk: The Grudge (2020)

One of my favourite films is ‘Ju-On: The Grudge’; while I’m not a fan of the haunted house subgenre, I thought this one was genuinely scary. The American remakes were, surprisingly, also quite good so, after hearing about yet another ‘Grudge’ remake, I was excited to see what new ideas the film would have…

‘The Grudge’ 2020 revolves around a young detective and a single mother who are trying to uncover what happened after a mother murdered her family. However, they discover that the house in question is now haunted by a vengeful spirit that dooms anyone who enters to a violent and painful death. 

After seeing the trailer, this looks like a shot-for-shot remake of the original film. I’m hoping the clips shown have been chosen to just jog people’s memory of what the concept is, but I would like to see some new ideas introduced. The January release date is also worrying; January is notoriously known as ‘the dumping ground for films’ specifically horror films. Therefore, that doesn’t give me much hope that this will be very good.

The trailer promises a ‘twisted new vision’ but, after seeing the trailer, I beg to differ. I just hoping I’m proven wrong.

‘The Grudge’ will be in cinemas 31st January 2020. 

We hope you're enjoying BRWC. You should check us out on our social channels, subscribe to our newsletter, and tell your friends. BRWC is short for battleroyalewithcheese.

Trending on BRWC:

R.I.P.D 2 Rise of the Damned: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 16th November 2022 / 5 Comments

A Christmas Karen: Review

By Joel Fisher / 21st November 2022
wakanda forever

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Another Review

By BRWC / 27th November 2022
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery - The BRWC Review

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery – The BRWC Review

By BRWC / 22nd November 2022

The System: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 11th November 2022

Cool Posts From Around the Web:

Megan’s taste in films are interesting: her favourite films are ‘Space Jam’, Studio Ghibli’s ‘The Cat Returns’, as well as horror films ‘Saw’, ‘Drag Me To Hell’ and ‘Ju-On: The Grudge’. When she’s not watching films, she’ll be spending precious hours playing ‘Crash Bandicoot’.


Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.