18 October 2012 2:04 PM, PDT | TheHDRoom | See recent TheHDRoom news »

I must admit that I was honestly a bit skeptical going into Season 1 of FX's ultra violent, overtly sexual hit American Horror Story: Season 1 on Blu-ray. Horror has had its fair share of great moments on TV, namely The Twilight Zone, Twin Peaks, Tales from the Crypt, and many episodes of The X-Files. In recent years, though, the idea of "Horror TV" has been watered down drivel that is all style but no substance; usually built around teen angst and processed sexual interludes. I went in to American Horror Story expecting more of the same but was pleasantly surprised and beyond impressed by just how damn good it really is. I was immediately intrigued by the wonderfully terrifying opening sequence and by the end of the pilot episode, I was hooked.

The story revolves around Ben and Vivien Harmon (Dylan McDermott and Connie Britton), a couple that has »

Report a problem

Similar News Items

"American Horror Story" (2011)
Ryan Murphy (I)
Jessica Lange (I)

IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners