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The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations (2009)

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Sam Reide uses his power to time travel to solve the mystery of his girlfriend's death.

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Seth Grossman

Writer:

Holly Brix
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Chris Carmack ... Sam Reide
Rachel Miner ... Jenna Reide
Melissa Jones Melissa Jones ... Vicki
Kevin Yon Kevin Yon ... Harry Goldburg
Lynch R. Travis ... Detective Dan Glenn (as Lynch Travis)
Sarah Habel ... Elizabeth Brown
Mia Serafino ... Rebecca Brown
Hugh Maguire Hugh Maguire ... Detective Jack Nicholas
Richard Wilkinson Richard Wilkinson ... Lonnie Flennons
Chantel Giacalone Chantel Giacalone ... Anita Barnes
Michael Ellison ... Anita's Boyfriend (as Michael D. Ellison)
Ulysses Hernandez Ulysses Hernandez ... Paco
Linda Boston ... Landlady
Michael Paul Place Michael Paul Place ... Young Sam (as Michael Place)
Catherine Towne ... Young Jenna
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Storyline

Sam Reide has the ability of traveling to the past and works with the police department solving unresolved crimes, witnessing the events with the support of his sister, Jenna Reide and reporting the criminal's identity to detective Dan Glenn. When Elizabeth Brown, the sister of his former girlfriend Rebecca Brown that was murdered a couple of years ago pays a visit to him, she tells him that she has just found Rebecca's journal with evidences that Lonnie Flennons, who was accused for the murder is innocent. Sam decides to witness the murder of Rebecca and his interference affects the future. He travels to the past to try to fix his mistakes, but every time he returns, the future is in worse condition. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Death repeats itself.

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Rated R for graphic bloody violence, a strong sex scene including nudity, language and some drug content | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 July 2009 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Butterfly Effect 3 See more »

Filming Locations:

Detroit, Michigan, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$4,500,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$708,152
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Runtime:

| (European Film Market)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

All of the bar scenes (including a murder scene) were filmed in Foran's Grand Trunk Pub, one of the oldest pubs still in operation in the city of Detroit. One unique fact about Foran's is that the famed magician, Harry Houdini, kept an office in the basement of the pub. See more »

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Sam goes to Detroit Police headquarters to investigate the Pontiac Killer. Pontiac, Michigan is 30 miles north of Detroit, and all crimes there are investigated by the Oakland County Sheriff's Department. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Mother in the Park: Alright, Josh. Time to go.
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Featured in Shameful Sequels: The Butterfly Effect 2 (2012) See more »

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Street Life
Written by Ádám Balázs, Seth Grossman and Astal
Performed by Astal
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No Blockbuster but entertaining till the end
30 December 2009 | by mrcibuburSee all my reviews

I cant remember the first two in the series, so long since I have seen them, though I did see time travellers wife on Sunday (does that count?). I actually watched the film through twice (which I often do) because its easy to miss things in this movie. an earlier commentary is probably right' see the first thing and be satisfied. This is not a great movie but it does hold suspense and intrigue and does keep you8 entertained until the end. the opening scene of the woman and child being battered is gruesome but we need to spend more time on working out Nicks relationship with the Brown sisters and what his neurotic sister is really up to. but the first clue we really get is when they confirm in conversation that they 'jump, there we go, another time travel movie if I remember (or was it jumper). anyway, the fire thing could have done with more explaining and the big guy but Nick hangs out a lot at the Bar and he knew the guy well and even better the barmaid! wow, what tattoos and how unlucky for her to miss out on the action. Wouldn't bother with number 4 though, draw the line at this one, though the actual ending of the film was a nice twist.


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