• The Ring (2002)

The Ring

Release Date: October 18th, 2002

DVD Release Date: March 4th, 2003

PG-13 |1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary

It sounds like just another urban legend -- a videotape filled with nightmarish images leads to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. Newspaper reporter Rachel Keller (Naomi Watts) is skeptical of the story until four teenagers all die mysteriously exactly one week after watching just such a tape. Allowing her investigative curiosity to get the better of her, Rachel tracks down the video and watches it. Now she has just seven days to unravel the mystery.

Cast: Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, David Dorfman, Brian Cox, Jane Alexander, Lindsay Frost, Pauley Perrette, Amber Tamblyn

Director: Gore Verbinski

Genres: Horror , Thriller

Production Co: DreamWorks SKG

Distributors: DreamWorks SKG

Keywords: Quest , House , Murder , 2000s , Fall , Death

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    San Francisco Chronicle

    So good it's scary. show more

  • 50
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    A creepy, oozy, dopey remake of the stylish 1998 Japanese thriller, "Ringu." show more

  • 30
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Won't kill you, but it could bore you half to death.

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