The Grudge is an upcoming American Horror film directed by Nicolas Pesce and written by Jeff Buhler "The Grudge" Sony Pictures has launched the first breakthrough of the legendary J-horror franchise that will be released in 2020. Directed by Nicolas Pesce, responsible for the disturbing 'The Eyes of my Mother' (2016) and produced by the icon of the cinema of Sam Raimi terror. The cast includes John Cho and Andrea Riseborough, Demián Bichir, Betty Gilpin, Lin Shaye and Jacki Weaver.
Actually, 'The Grudge' (2020) film is not a reboot or a new version, but a continuation of the horror movie series that began with the 2004 film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar that was a remake of 'Ju -On '(2002) The team behind the horror movie 2020 is calling this new movie a "simultaneous continuation" of the first movie instead of a direct sequel. Sony's synopsis reads: A single mother, Muldoon (Riseborough), who works as a detective, discovers that a suburb house is cursed by a vindictive ghost that condemns those who enter with a violent death. Now, she runs to save herself and her son from the demonic spirits of the damn house in her neighborhood.
Principal photography commenced on August 10, 2018 in California, United States and concluded on November 20, 2019. The film is set for release on January 3, 2020.