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American Horror Story: Roanoke (2016)

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Critic Consensus: American Horror Story: Roanoke takes a surprising turn away from prior AHS formats, revisiting the deliberate pace of earlier seasons on a spookier, smaller scale, even if the true-crime format feels overdone.

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A horror anthology series from Brad Falchuk and Ryan Murphy.

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André Holland
as Matt Miller
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Critic Reviews for American Horror Story: Roanoke

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (7)

This is all very fun, but I'm actually more excited -- at least for now -- by the show's format.

September 16, 2016 | Full Review…
Slate
Top Critic

Indeed, the setting is Roanoke. But where this new season might go from there wasn't clear by the end of the season premiere, a pretty riveting piece of classic horror.

September 14, 2016 | Full Review…
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Top Critic

Between the tensions among the trio and the potential resurrection of the documentary presentation, consider us teased and tempted back into the haunted house.

September 15, 2016 | Full Review…

Despite its mockumentary format, this season of American Horror Story feels smaller and spookier than the last, like a campfire story read off a glowing smartphone that still manages to tap into our primitive fear: that of the great ghastly unknown.

September 15, 2016 | Rating: 6/10 | Full Review…
We Got This Covered

Six years in, it's becoming increasingly unclear why American Horror Story still exists.

September 15, 2016 | Full Review…
The Verge

It's a safe bet this true-crime saga becomes something more campy and complex as it proceeds.

September 15, 2016 | Full Review…
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Audience Reviews for American Horror Story: Roanoke

HarryW.

Super Reviewer

½

An awful season that tries really hard to "shock" but fails as most found footage films did.

SylvesterK.

Super Reviewer

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