V/H/S

V/H/S

55%

Opening

64% The Maze Runner Sep 19
53% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
—— A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
82% Tracks Sep 19
92% The Guest Sep 17

Top Box Office

13% No Good Deed $24.3M
73% Dolphin Tale 2 $15.9M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $8.1M
19% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.9M
20% Let's Be Cops $4.4M
88% The Drop $4.1M
37% If I Stay $3.9M
36% The November Man $2.8M
33% The Giver $2.6M
67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

Coming Soon

68% The Equalizer Sep 26
69% The Boxtrolls Sep 26
86% The Two Faces of January Sep 26
—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
91% Jimi: All Is by My Side Sep 26

Premieres Tonight

—— Brickleberry: Season 3
—— The Mindy Project: Season 3
—— New Girl: Season 4

New Episodes Tonight

88% Finding Carter: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
83% Sons of Anarchy: Season 7

Discuss Last Night's Shows

71% Dallas: Season 3
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

V/H/S Reviews

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Jeff Beck
Examiner.com

On the surface, these may indeed sound like they would be interesting stories to put together for a horror collection, but sadly, "V/H/S" suffers from a very poor level of writing.

Full Review Source: Examiner.com | Original Score: 2/4

October 4, 2012
William Bibbiani
CraveOnline

[Embodies] the whole found footage horror genre: there's a few highlights, most of it doesn't work at all, and after a while the 'reality' feels especially artificial.

Full Review Source: CraveOnline | Original Score: 4.5/10

October 4, 2012
Tom Clift
Moviedex

Incomprehensible camera-work, dodgy acting, repetitious pacing, lazy jump scares and low-resolution boobies

Full Review Source: Moviedex | Original Score: 1.5/5

August 8, 2012
John Gholson
Movies.com

The shorts taken on their own might be perfectly acceptable found-footage episodes, but digested as a whole film, packaged together, it becomes a difficult thing to watch.

Full Review Source: Movies.com

March 15, 2012
Siobhan Synnot
Scotsman

Some of the segments are more successful than others, but all of them could do with better actors.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 2/5

January 13, 2013
Rob Hunter
Film School Rejects

Sadly, V/H/S is more miss than hit.

Full Review Source: Film School Rejects

March 17, 2012
Chris Buckle
The Skinny

Fails to fulfil its grisly potential.

Full Review Source: The Skinny | Original Score: 2/5

January 17, 2013
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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What's the point? None of the segments is particularly compelling. Strung together, it's way too much of a muchness.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 1/4

October 4, 2012
James Berardinelli
ReelViews
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Two hours of nausea-inducing shaky cam footage that fails to tell a coherent or engrossing central story.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 2/4

October 5, 2012
Kelly Vance
East Bay Express

Tiresome turkey seldom provokes anything but weary derision.

Full Review Source: East Bay Express

November 29, 2012
Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

With some work on the script and some polish, this could have been an interesting film. Instead, it's just an experiment with mixed results.

Full Review Source: Movie Chambers | Original Score: C-

November 21, 2012
Kirk Honeycutt
honeycuttshollywood.com

Six horror shorts - one sings, the others mostly don't.

Full Review Source: honeycuttshollywood.com | Original Score: 4

October 4, 2012
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

Even the title feels like a suggestion that you're better off waiting to watch it at home.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 2/4

October 4, 2012
Karina Longworth
Village Voice
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In too many of the shorts, bad acting quickly undermines the "authenticity" the aesthetics labor to achieve.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

October 2, 2012
Christopher Orr
The Atlantic
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I came, I saw, I hunkered.

Full Review Source: The Atlantic

October 5, 2012
Austin Kennedy
Sin Magazine

I did like the first segment, but the others are the reasons why I normally dislike many entries from the horror genre. It's an interesting concept, but unfortunately it just falls apart.

Full Review Source: Sin Magazine | Original Score: 1.5/4

October 4, 2012
Rob Vaux
Mania.com

Watching douche bags get their comeuppance loses its charms the fourth or fifth time through.

Full Review Source: Mania.com | Original Score: C

October 5, 2012
Brian Orndorf
Blu-ray.com

While two of the tales retain a satisfying bite, the experiment as a whole is tiring and often ridiculous, spending most of its energy supporting a concept that wears out its welcome after ten minutes of exposure.

Full Review Source: Blu-ray.com | Original Score: C

September 6, 2012
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

It might well be a brand-new different kind of found footage movie, but it's no better a work of horror cinema as a result.

Full Review Source: Antagony & Ecstasy | Original Score: 4/10

January 19, 2013
Allan Hunter
Daily Express

This has been attracting a lot of enthusiasm from horror buffs but it is hard to see why.

Full Review Source: Daily Express

January 18, 2013
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