The Final Destination
The Final Destination (2009)

The Final Destination series gets a kick-start with this fourth outing, headed up by the production team behind the second film -- director David R. Ellis and writer Eric Bress. The New Line franchise will be presented for the first time in… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 5, 2010
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Critic Score
29%
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36%



Critic Score: 29% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: With little of the ingenuity of previous installments, The Final Destination is predictable, disposable horror fare.

Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Since not even 3-D can put your eyes out, our only hope is that this time, the title is a promise and not a tease.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

With the exception of Williamson, the actors are as disposable as their characters, and there is no story to speak of.

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

The Final Destination is a catastrophe in and of itself.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

[A] silly and predictable fourth installment in the lucrative thriller series about pretty young people attempting to cheat death.

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Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out New York

Even a mediocre FD is better than more Jigsaw.

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Simon Miraudo
Quickflix

Imagine a film that features an endless cavalcade of people being eviscerated in the bloodiest and bone-snappiest of ways, yet which somehow manages to inspire the audience to envy the victims.

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Scott Foundas
L.A. Weekly

[The] set pieces never quite muster the giddy brio of Final Destination 1 and 3 auteur James Wong at his best.

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Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

Death comes in 3D but everything else is tedious.

John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

screams 'made for TV'

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Flixster Audience Score: 36% Flixster User Reviews
Candy Rose
On a day at a car race, Nick has a premonition that there is a car crash and the stadium stands collapse. He saves his girlfriend and some other people in the… More
Dead Angel
I have watched all the final destinations except the first one! Damn. But I'd say the second one is better than this. First time I found a movie like this… More
MisterYoda ?
two stars
Eric Alvarez
Some of the worst CGI I have ever seen. Considering this film was made in 2009, there should be no excuse! There is nothing new here as far as the script goes,… More
Anthony Lawrie
I have to say I expected much more from David R. Ellis as I thought the second Final Destination was really good. The writing is lazy, the acting is crap, the… More
Luke Baldock
Well, you can't blame them for trying. In it's defense, I did rewind a couple of the death sequences. It's a formula that can't fail those… More

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