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Fifty Shades Freed
Fifty Shades Freed poster.png
You might have missed the climax...and freed from it.
Genre: Erotic
Starring: Dakota Johnson
Jaime Doran
Eric Johnson
Rita Ora
Luke Grimes
Victor Rasuk
Kim Basinger (Unrated Version Only)
Marcia Gay Harden
Photography: Color
Release Date: Feburary 6, 2018 (Paris)
Feburary 9, 2018 (United States)
Runtime: 105 minutes (Rated)
110 minutes (Unrated)
Country: United States
Prequel: Fifty Shades Darker

Fifty Shades Freed is a 2018 American erotic romantic drama film directed by James Foley and written by Niall Leonard and based on E. L. James's 2012 novel of the same name. It is the third and final installment in the Fifty Shades film series, following Fifty Shades of Grey and Fifty Shades Darker. The film stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan as Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey, respectively. Like its two predecessors, Fifty Shades Freed received negative reviews, with criticism of its screenplay and acting.


Believing they've left behind the shadowy figures from the past, billionaire Christian Grey and his new wife Anastasia fully embrace their inextricable connection and shared life of luxury. But just as the Greys begin to step into their new roles, sinister events come to light and jeopardize their happy ending before it even begins.

Why It Sucks

  1. The film does not improve over the other two Fifty Shades films. The characters are still as flat as cardboard and have nothing interesting or likable about them.
  2. Boring and generic plot.
  3. Very bad acting.
  4. The sex scenes are boring and disturbing, like the previous films.
  5. Laughable dialogue, like where Christian and Ana say "Good morning wife" and "Good morning husband".
  6. The film treats Jack Hyde as the villain.
  7. Christian and Ana have no chemistry and the relationship is more abusive than loving.
  8. Christian and Ana are still unlikeable characters as Christian gets upset about Ana not changing her email name from "Steele" to "Grey" and Ana is so dumb for marrying Christian and decides to stay with him.
  9. It tries way too hard to be sexy and romantic but fails and ends up being bland and boring.
  10. It doesn't follow the book very well. For example:
    • Ethan is not here.
    • In the book Ray (Ana's father) gets in a car crash, but in the film he's not.

Redeeming Qualities

  1. Like the previous films, the soundtrack is great, with Hailee Steinfeld's "Capital Letters" being a particular standout.
    • The ending song "Love Me Like You Do" by Ellie Goulding was quite catchy, even though this was the same song from the first film.
  2. Like the previous films, it still has beautiful cinematography.

Critical Response

Like its two predecessors, Fifty Shades Freed received negative reviews, with criticism of its screenplay and acting, but praised Danny Elfman's score. On review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 12%, based on 173 reviews, and an average rating of 3.1/10. The website's critical consensus reads, "Fifty Shades Freed brings its titillating trilogy to a clumsy conclusion, making for a film franchise that adds up to a distinctly dissatisfying ménage à trois". On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average score of 31 out of 100, based on 43 critics, meaning "generally unfavorable reviews". Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B+" on an A+ to F scale, the same score earned by Darker, while PostTrak reported that 56% of females (who made up 81% of the opening weekend audience) gave the film a "definite recommend". The film currently has a Google user rating of "88% of users liked this flim".

Box Office

Fifty Shades Freed grossed $100.4 million in the United States and Canada, and $270.2 million in other territories, for a worldwide total of $371.2 million, against a production budget of $55 million.


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13 months ago
Score 6

Whats next?

Fifty shades of COVID 19


8 months ago
Score -1
The franchise is dead, it means there will be no more Fifty Shades.


8 months ago
Score 8


11 months ago
Score 16

Don't cry because it happened...

Smile because it's over



9 months ago
Score 6

I know why it's called "Freed".

Because we are free from this franchise forever.


8 months ago
Score 3
This is easily the worst film franchise. The parody movie was bad, but the three movies were really bad. Thank god this franchise is over.


6 months ago
Score 3
Seriously, fuck this franchise.


5 months ago
Score 2
This movie is even worse than Monster Trucks or even The Nun.


5 months ago
Score 2
God please kill me now...


5 months ago
Score 1


4 months ago
Score 2
The soundtrack of this franchise being better than the movies

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