JU-ON: THE GRUDGE and THE GRUDGE are nearly the same movie, just presented in different languages, and each has some merit over the other. JU-ON is darker and features more curse victims, THE GRUDGE moves along at a better pace and is packed with actors Im a fan of.
Is Ju-On or The Grudge scarier?
Ju-On is one of the scariest horror films to come out of the Japan, and inspired an American remake entitled The Grudge that has some notable differences from the original movie.
Is Ju-on origins based on The Grudge?
Ju-On: Origins is a new horror series thats now available to stream on Netflix. The show is a prequel to the popular Grudge franchise, which is based on the 2002 Japanese horror film Ju-On: The Grudge. While the Grudge movies focus on a haunted house, Ju-On: Origins is about the murders that started it all.
What is happening in Ju-on?
A man takes a woman hostage, sexually abuses her, and she becomes pregnant. The woman eventually dies, but she still manages to give birth to the baby, who disappears, along with the abuser. This traumatic event is what triggers the deadly curse in the first place.