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V/H/S (2012)

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When a group of misfits are hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house and acquire a rare VHS tape, they discover more found footage than they bargained for.

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Shane (segment "Amateur Night")
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Patrick (segment "Amateur Night")
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Clint (segment "Amateur Night")
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Lisa (segment "Amateur Night")
Nicholas Tecosky ...
Bartender (segment "Amateur Night")
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A POV, found footage horror film from the perspective of America's top genre filmmakers. A group of misfits are hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house in the countryside and acquire a rare tape. Upon searching the house, the guys are confronted with a dead body, a hub of old televisions and an endless supply of cryptic footage, each video stranger than the last. Written by Anonymous

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This collection is killer.

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Rated R for bloody violence, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, pervasive language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

6 September 2012 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

10/31/98  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$36,402 (USA) (5 October 2012)

Gross:

$99,770 (USA) (9 November 2012)
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Trivia

Although there are many young male actors in the cast, actor Drew Moerlein was the only performer to appear naked in the film. See more »

Goofs

On "10/31/1998", one of the characters, the Soldier, was wearing digital camouflage pants. Digital camouflage did not come out until after 2001/02. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Rox: Back up. Back up, back up. Turn around, turn around.
Gary: Oh, yeah.
[the men wearing masks drive by a couple walking, then the men get out of their vehicle to confront the couple]
Brad: [the cameraman tells the other assailiant] Show her tits! Ha ha ha! Whoo!
[the cameraman notices the boyfriend of the girl charge after them]
Brad: Oh, shit! Run, run, run! Go, go go!
Gary: [the camera cuts to the footage afterwards of the men destroying a building] It's cool, huh?
Fifth Thug: Hell, yeah!
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References The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »

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Hoosier Love
Written and Performed by MU330
Asian Man Records
(segment "10/31/98")
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Total garbage
2 October 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Yet another movie where the reviews are obviously populated by the films creators. Do not be fooled. This movie is terrible. It's one of the worst "found footage" films ever made because of the way it's filmed. They over use the shaky cam I am sure thinking it adds realism. The only thing it adds is an incomprehensible viewing experience. Avoid this movie at all costs. This has been done much better many times. I realize that's not saying much since this one is the absolute bottom of the cesspool. Horror? Hardly. It's so choppy and poorly filmed that no one in our crowd even cared what was happening. This would be terrible even for a fan film. The amazing thing is that the makers HAD to have screened this and said to themselves, "Yes this is good!". They may have had no talent for film making whatsoever. Their skills at self delusion are truly astounding however. I had no problem with the actors/acting, what little of it you can actually see. I would guess that at least HALF of the running time of this movie is take up by static, incomprehensible images and flashing strobe like effects. Imagine how enjoyable it would be to sit through that for an hour or more. Acting was fine. Directing and virtually everything else was complete garbage. STAY AWAY!


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