The Purge

'The Purge 3' is Officially In the Works

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by Jacob Hall October 6, 2014 @ 4:09 PM
Universal
This summer's 'The Purge: Anarchy' bucked just about every horror sequel trend imaginable. It was not only bigger and better than the 2013 original, it made more money. With a worldwide gross of $110 million on a budget of less than $10 million, there was never a moment of doubt that Universal, Blumhouse productions and writer/director James DeMonaco would pull a part three together. And here we are: 'The Purge 3' is now being developed.

Yes, the Director of 'The Purge: Anarchy' Has Heard Your Complaints About the First 'Purge' Movie

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by Mike Ryan July 14, 2014 @ 1:47 PM
Universal
James DeMonaco is well aware of your complaints. Yes, the first installment of 'The Purge' (which DeMonaco directed) was a box office behemoth, grossing just under $90 million on a budget of only $3 million. 'The Purge' should have been a feel-good success story ... and then those Cinemascores came rolling in and, as it turns out, the audience that showed up to see 'The Purge" wound up kind of despising 'The Purge.'

New 'Purge 2' Trailer: Frank Grillo Might Protect You From 'Anarchy'

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by Damon Houx March 27, 2014 @ 6:40 PM
Universal
http://youtu.be/XzFCDqKE4yA
Frank Grillo is about to make a big impression with his role as Crossbones in 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier,' but before that, check out his new horror role in the latest 'The Purge 2' trailer (the film being officially titled 'The Purge: Anarchy'). Grillo plays a character who seems to know how to handle a night of purging, but to what end?

'The Purge 2' Trailer: This Time It's All-Out 'Anarchy'!

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by Nick Romano February 12, 2014 @ 11:18 AM
Universal
http://youtu.be/N4dD_5dKmpE
This is your emergency broadcast system to tell you that the 'Purge 2' trailer is finally online, and it brings back such fond memories of last year's hit summer horror -- only this time, we're headed away from the comfort of suburbia and straight into the heart of the city.

'The Purge 2' Hacks Up First Plot Details

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by Nick Romano January 10, 2014 @ 9:25 AM
Universal, Blumhouse Productions
After 'The Purge' became a summer horror sensation with Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey, Blumhouse Productions was ready for 'The Purge 2.' Though the film had a perfect formula applicable to various side stories, details on where the story would take us next proved scarce. Fortunately, one of the new stars has opened up and revealed our first tidbits on the next annual Purge.

'The Purge 2' Returns Original Director, Filming Could Start By End of Year

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by Jacob Hall November 6, 2013 @ 10:05 AM
Universal
When 'The Purge' opened to $34 million earlier this year, 'The Purge 2' became inevitable. Produced for only $3 million, the sci-fi-tinged home-invasion movie is one of the biggest hits of the year so far, second only to 'The Conjuring' when it comes to horror. If you were hoping 'The Purge 2' would come together quickly, you're in luck: the film is racing through development and original writer/director James DeMonaco has signed on to return.