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After being brutally murdered, 14-year-old Susie Salmon watches from heaven over her grief-stricken family -- and her killer. As she observes their daily lives, she must balance her thirst for revenge with her desire for her family to heal.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2009-02-19

Runtime 136 minutes

Budget $65m

Revenue $94m


TMDB 7.0


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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Great movie,sad though!"

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tracey_newhouse shared a tip "Breaks my heart hard!!!"

raniab shared a tip "Incredible performances all throughout. Excellent movie"

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amy_santi shared a tip "Beautiful Performances All Around Beautiful Book Heartbreaking Tragedy Warning This One Will Haunt You Forever But Is A Must See"

iva_earl shared a tip "Slow but good"

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novaartino shared a tip "Bit confusing, but a decent watch."

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marissa_barnhart shared a tip "Great movie!"

claire_freeman_8903 shared a tip "This movie is heartbreaking but the score is incredible."

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angela_thompson_7114 shared a tip "I really liked this movie, but it was so sad. I did feel that the book was much better though"

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imperfection_x-unde shared a tip "This movie is compelling I loved it."

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alexis_fiore shared a tip "I cannot not cry from this movie"

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james_dunphy shared a tip "Not as good as the book but was a good movie."

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kentongewecke shared a tip "This is one of the most beautiful films I've seen. A favorite. So well done."

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adrianna_leonard shared a tip "This movie put me in so many moods and at the end all I could do was cry I love this so much"

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skyesaige shared a tip "This is an amazing movie that I could watch all over again! I loved the mystery and the sadness of the romance part"

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audrey_burriss shared a tip "This one hurts but it’s a good story"

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hayley_dreymala shared a tip "made me cry. twice."

nancy_mcgonigle-col shared a tip "Heaven Space over Earth"

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bwch13 shared a tip "a fever dream. amazing."

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bucket_head shared a tip "⚠️triggerwarning⚠️: this movie is incredibly sad and may have some scenes that could affect you"

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colton_liquin shared a tip "A enjoyable murder mystery thriller but some of the scenes can get pretty fantasy for my taste 3/5"

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naomisarai shared a tip "absolutely incredible and heart breaking"

amber_grunder shared a tip "Follows the book pretty well. Won't give a spoiler but love the ending."

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lucy_keith shared a tip "I've watched this movie so many times and still hasn't failed to make me ball my eyes out 😭"

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char_3591 shared a tip "this looks good!"

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anthony_davis_7738 shared a tip "I have seen this movie several times. Love this movie"

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killer_hotpocket shared a tip "I don't want to spoil it!"

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jesse_perez_426 shared a tip "This movie cuts deep, but it is also wonderfully made."

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emily_gunter_5423 shared a tip "Definitely one for the books. Dark and twisted. Interesting take on the afterlife of the victims of a serial killer."

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danielle_trubela shared a tip "The book of course was better but it’s a great movie"

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VersaceDreams shared a tip "I watched this movie at least 3 times and cried every time lol. Beautiful movie with a tragic story. Definitely worth the watch."

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sue_edgerton shared a tip "Great book and movie!"

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ruth_deacon shared a tip "If your interested in thrillers, without all the work"

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daneahia_conley shared a tip "I love this movie!"

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brilee_ford shared a tip "I watched this on the 28th"

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susan_thomas_2446 shared a tip "I loved the book and the movie just didn't do it justice."

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jennipher_smith shared a tip "Thumbs down for traumatic experience, great acting though"

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kty shared a tip "so good! you should definitely watch. very sad and pulls on your heart strings a lot but it has a great story line"

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julianne_bird shared a tip "Just finished watching. I’m devastated. Don’t text"

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SeasonOfTheWitch111 shared a tip "Almost brought me to tears, watching as the killer goes unseen for so long"

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julia_cuniglio shared a tip "Great suspense."

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shane_arbeau_patter shared a tip "A real tearjerker, great movie."

yesenia_cruz_7776 shared a tip "Remember watching this at a young age it was disturbing, scary and devastating. Loved it !"

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jessica_seale shared a tip "I love this movie. I've watched over and over again. But it is sad and a bit cringy. I want to read the book though!"

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phia shared a tip "The plot iz absolutely amazing"

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marlene_tinajero shared a tip "very mysterious and it got me hooked"

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pandora_reser shared a tip "I read it when i was in the 6th grade and it was REALLY good"

peyton_lowry shared a tip "Its the movie I go to when I think that i’m sad. I remember what they had to go through.."

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2025_amanda_wallace shared a tip "#sadbutamazing"

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iyanna_freeman shared a tip "The visuals were stunning, but it still made me ill to watch it."

ashlynn_8334 shared a tip "It had the true story of what all parents go threw"

celena_bruso shared a tip "Heartbreaking.."

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samantha_flint shared a tip "Amazing to watch if you need a thriller"

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martin_sadow shared a tip "Good movie scary and creepy"

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kaylin_harper shared a tip "I love this movie it even made me cry!"

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evelynn_marinho shared a tip "It’s a really well done movie!"

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jasmine_bonilla_2087 shared a tip "It was a great book and an awesome book to watch and read"

cristal_torres shared a tip "Absolutely amazing movie, a must see!!!"

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marva_massenburg shared a tip "Excellent movie...nail biter & tear jerker!!"

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ashley_elle shared a tip "This movie is one I will never forget because of how it made me feel. You will get all the feels from this movie. Be aware."

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christina_mayorga_8424 shared a tip "Beautiful Masterpiece"

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ellen_francis shared a tip "It's good, but terribly sad. It also will make you look at Stanley Tucci in a different way."

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vinzlx shared a tip "This movie made me fear the outside world and also made me so sad , i think i went to sleep crying LMAO."

jamie_creasy shared a tip "Its okay. I had high hopes because the book is brilliant. But it fell flat for me."

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daisyatl shared a tip "#tearjerker fantastic movie"

raeann_steele shared a tip "Emotional and heartwarming, opens you’re eyes about the things that go on in the world. (Warning: dark/tragic story line)"

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ayana_godfrey shared a tip "One of my favorite movies"

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queen_blobfish shared a tip "AMAZINNNGGG!!! Highly recommend!!!"

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chocbunniee shared a tip "Tough watching this voluntarily after the first time."

patrick_bonomo shared a tip "Intriguing, moving and deeply felt"

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elena_crawford_1075 shared a tip "Omgg so sad"

aaliyah_abrams shared a tip "So good but so sad"

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brenda_delgado_6539 shared a tip "Beautiful movie. 10/10"

kathryn_pettersen shared a tip "I don’t know if I could pick just one."

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Eclectic_Writer shared a tip "This movie literally had me glued, no one could get my attention the first time I watched it."

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