Top 5000
Up 65 this week

The Conspiracy (2012)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 3,362 users  
Reviews: 35 user | 63 critic

A documentary about conspiracy theories takes a horrific turn after the filmmakers uncover an ancient and dangerous secret society.

0Check in

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 11 Jan 2012
a list of 29 titles
created 09 Oct 2012
a list of 37 titles
created 18 Jan 2013
a list of 47 titles
created 10 months ago
a list of 34 titles
created 7 months ago

Related Items

Search for "The Conspiracy" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: The Conspiracy (2012)

The Conspiracy (2012) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Conspiracy.
1 nomination. See more awards »



Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Den (2013)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A young woman studying the habits of webcam chat users from the apparent safety of her apartment witnesses a brutal murder online and is quickly immersed in a nightmare in which she and her... See full summary »

Director: Zachary Donohue
Stars: Melanie Papalia, David Schlachtenhaufen, Adam Shapiro
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Journalist Anne Roland explores the disturbing links behind her friend's sudden disappearance, an ominous government research chemical, and a disturbing radio broadcast of unknown origin.

Director: Blair Erickson
Stars: Katia Winter, Ted Levine, Michael McMillian
Lunopolis (Video 2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two documentary filmmakers accidentally uncover the greatest moon secret the world has never known, and the powerful organization determined to keep it that way.

Director: Matthew Avant
Stars: Dave Potter, Jed Himel, Matthew Avant
The Sacrament (2013)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A newsteam trails a man as he travels to an undisclosed location to find his missing sister. Upon entering "Eden Parish" and meeting the community's leader, it becomes apparent to the newcomers that this paradise may not be as it seems.

Director: Ti West
Stars: Joe Swanberg, AJ Bowen, Kentucker Audley
13 Sins (2014)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A cryptic phone call sets off a dangerous game of risks for Elliot, a down-on-his luck salesman. The game promises increasing rewards for completing 13 tasks, each more sinister than the last.

Director: Daniel Stamm
Stars: Mark Webber, Devon Graye, Tom Bower
Conspiracy (TV Movie 2001)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A dramatic recreation of the Wannsee Conference where the Nazi Final Solution phase of the Holocaust was devised.

Director: Frank Pierson
Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Clare Bullus, Stanley Tucci
Jug Face (2013)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Jug Face tells the story of a pregnant teen trying to escape a backwoods community when she discovers that she may be sacrificed to a creature in a pit.

Director: Chad Crawford Kinkle
Stars: Sean Bridgers, Lauren Ashley Carter, Kaitlin Cullum
Afflicted (2013)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Two best friends see their trip of a lifetime take a dark turn when one of them is struck by a mysterious affliction. Now, in a foreign land, they race to uncover the source before it consumes him completely.

Directors: Derek Lee, Clif Prowse
Stars: Clif Prowse, Derek Lee, Michael Gill
You're Next (2011)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.

Director: Adam Wingard
Stars: Sharni Vinson, Joe Swanberg, AJ Bowen
Devil's Pass (2013)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Five young filmmakers retrace the steps of a doomed group of hikers in pursuit of an unsolvable mystery.

Director: Renny Harlin
Stars: Holly Goss, Matt Stokoe, Luke Albright
Sleep Lab (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Edgar goes to a sleep clinic to participate in an overnight observational session to see what can be done about his sleepwalking. Beyond the already other sleeping patients, the only person... See full summary »

Director: Christopher MacBride
Stars: Greg White, Harry Mouratidis, Charles Hayter
Amnesia II
Sci-Fi | Thriller

A global outbreak of amnesia forces mankind to start all over again.

Director: Christopher MacBride


Credited cast:
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ian Anderson ...
Jim's Friend
Roger Beck ...
Bruce Clayton ...
Mark Tucker
Nicole HIggins
Alina Lee ...
Bus Boy
Unmasked Man
Dennis O'Connor ...
Robert Williams


A documentary about conspiracy theories takes a horrific turn after the filmmakers uncover an ancient and dangerous secret society.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Horror | Thriller


Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:



Official Sites:

| |  »



Release Date:

8 August 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Zavera  »

Box Office


CAD 1,200,000 (estimated)

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Did You Know?


Tie clip footage was shot with a Canon 7D DSLR strapped to the cinematographer's chest. He was then guided by the actors. See more »

Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits, the Chance Investment corporation is listed in the Thanks. See more »


Edited from Zapruder Film of Kennedy Assassination (1963) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

8 August 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I just came upon this movie, and having liked the poster decided to give it a watch, though I was skeptical of the "Tie Camera" and other first person camera usages. Going into the movie, having done no research on the story or anything related, I wasn't expecting such an entertaining film. After the movie, I am still pretty confused about the distinction between the reality and the fiction that the film presents (not reading any reviews or interviews).

Plot - The film starts of as two guys making a documentary on the life of a conspiracy theorist (Terrence). One of the guys (Erin) gets attached to (Terrence's arguments) and seeks to continue his research. It leads him to a secret society, where the goal is to understand it's history, as well as their rituals and membership. The two guys differ in their thought processes about conspiracy theorists, which actually makes the film much more appreciable. There isn't one side putting down the other, and tries to deconstruct the "life of a conspiracy theorist". Without ruining the film, suffice to say, the film picks up with various twists and turns towards the end that are well worth the wait in this 84 minute flick.

Acting - I found the acting to be quite cold at times though Alan Peterson (Terrance) was amazing, while the main characters juxtaposition allowed for a smooth flow in the story to develop that did help to take away some of the focus from their acting abilities (which were okay, but lacking at times). The various supporting roles didn't encroach with anything interesting, and added little to the film. Sound - The music through the first half of the film was nicely produced and played well, but towards the end, it got extremely harsh and it worked with the movie, but could definitely have been more audience-friendly.

Camera Work - I did not enjoy the first person scenes towards the end of the film, but using the camera's as flashbacks and to record the recordings were definitely well done and well thought out. It is simply a matter of preference to which I dislike the shakiness, whereas other people do enjoy it. Miscellaneous - Overall the story was definitely interesting, and tried to present a variety of views, and the numerous twists, especially the ending are open to interpretation because of their ambiguity, and lead the user to question the intent. We never find out the result of the scene at the end, and the roles of various people are revealed, which draw the user to question: Who made this film, and for what purpose?

I definitely enjoyed this film, and I think it is because I went in with no expectations, and the movie didn't try to tell me a story, but gave me a chance to think about it, and develop my own interpretation, something lacking in spectacle movies. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who enjoys Thriller (light horror) movies, that keep you in suspense and actually don't preach to you (on one side or the other). 8/10.

19 of 23 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Any other movies similar to this? JMcc123
Ending was just flat out dumb bl-telfair
The 'running of the bulls' comes to USA... ThatsWayHarsh-Tai
I actually liked it FFeDe
Bohemian Grove -Alex Jones and Secret Rulers of the World - Jon Ronson jessthehuman
What did they say? dragonlord777
Discuss The Conspiracy (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: