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V/H/S/2 (2013)

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Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. Viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be dark motives behind the student's disappearance.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Larry (segment "Tape 49")
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Ayesha (segment "Tape 49")
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Kyle (segment "Tape 49")
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Steve (segment "Tape 49")
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Tabitha (segment "Tape 49")
Mónica Sánchez Navarro ...
Hotel Maid (segment "Tape 49")
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Hannah Hughes ...
Clarissa (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
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Corrie Lynn Fitzpatrick ...
Young Girl (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
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Bloody Man (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
John Karyus ...
Uncle (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
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Justin (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
Jay Saunders ...
Bette Cassatt ...
Screaming Girl (segment "A Ride in the Park")
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Searching for a missing student, two private investigators break into his house and find collection of VHS tapes. Viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be dark motives behind the student's disappearance.

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Horror | Thriller

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Rated R for graphic and bloody violence, grisly images, sexual material, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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6 June 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Video/Kaseta/2  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$9,932, 14 July 2013, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$21,833
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Trivia

When Larry and Ayesha break into the dorm of Kyle, as Larry is searching the dorm, Ayesha pushes play on Kyle's laptop. When she pushes play, the three second footage shown is "Tape 56/frame narrative" from V/H/S. Therefore, footage of the "Tape 56/frame narrative" is shown in "Tape 49/frame/narrative." See more »

Goofs

In the segment 'Safe Haven', when Joni is left alone with Father, the front of his shirt is wet. In the next scene his shirt is dry, and in the final scene it has water spots on it. See more »

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[first lines of "A Ride in the Park"]
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Biker: Yeah, but it's a beautiful day; I just want to take the bike out for a spin.
Biker's Girlfriend: I wanted you to take *me* for a spin. You know, you ride that bike more than you ride me.
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Spiderbaby
Performed by Natur
Courtesy of Earache Records
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Nice Sequel with Twists and Gore
27 October 2013 | by See all my reviews

V/H/S/2 (2013)

*** (out of 4)

Gory sequel to the 2012 film has a pair of investigators breaking into an apartment where they find an assortment of videotapes. The first story involves a man who receives a mechanical eye transplant that soon allows him to see dead people. The second story has a biker with a camera on his helmet getting bit by a zombie and soon he turns into one. The third story takes place at a strange cult school where the leader is being interviewed when "it" happens. The fourth and final story deals with a group of boys who keep playing a prank on one's sister when something joins them. I enjoyed the first film in the series and this one here is actually a tad bit stronger thanks in large part to the first two stories. The majority of the camera work comes from the camera being placed on people head's and I must admit that this gave me a headache at times but I will give the filmmakers credit as this did allow some familiar stories to be told in new ways. This is especially true for the second story when we get the POV shots from the zombie as he goes searching for people to eat. This was a rather unique spin on the genre and it really worked. The first story was also quite good, although this mechanical eye thing left some logical issues. Still, the episode is a good one and features some nice ideas. The fourth episode is one I won't ruin but there's a nice little twist along the way and I think it manages to be quite ambitious. The third film is without question the weakest but it does contain some very twisted scenes and a high level of gore. V/H/S/2 has the same look of the first film as the quality is quite different from one story to the next but this gives the film its own unique feel. Fans of gore will also enjoy that there's plenty of that going on here and especially in the third story, which is a downright bloodbath and even the second one contains a lot of the red stuff. For the most part the performances were just fine and at 95-minutes the film goes by fairly quickly. V/H/S/2 is a nice little gem that has a few flaws but for the most part it works well and I look forward to future installments.


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