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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

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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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Mónica Sánchez Navarro ...
Hotel Maid (segment "Tape 49")
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Herman (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
Hannah Hughes ...
Clarissa (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
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Dr. Fleischer (segment "Phase I Clinical Trials")
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 ...
Biker (segment "A Ride in the Park")
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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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:

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Box Office

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$9,932 (USA) (14 July 2013)

Gross:

$21,833 (USA)
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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 the lone survivor is trying to escape the area, he smashes the car window to get inside the vehicle. A few seconds later, when the demon beast attacks the vehicle, bits of glass shatter across the screen coming from the already missing window. See more »

Quotes

[first lines of "A Ride in the Park"]
Biker: [answering headset] Hey, babe!
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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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User Reviews

 
Better than the first because of Safe Haven
25 November 2013 | by See all my reviews

I liked the original and this one surprised me. While not every story was top notch one stands out as original and had great direction.

Tape 1-Phase 1 Clinical Trials, This was a decent Ghost Story but was not very memorable. Did have a few scares and was fun to watch.6/10

Tape 2-A Ride In The Park, This one was fun and creative. Wasn't scary but I did like the set up and actually seeing the perspective of a Zombie was real cool. It has a lot of gore and while I don't really like zombies this one was nice to watch. 7/10.

Tape 3-Safe Haven, This is the best out of the bunch. Details an investigative team going into a religious cult and the outcome is insane and over the top. Has the best pacing and while there aren't many jump scares, it really manages to creep you out the whole time through. Also it is directed by the Mo Brothers who also did the ABC's Of Death letter L which was one of the best on that horror movie and did Macabre which I will link my review to that movie in the end. 9/10

Tape 4-Alien Abduction, Most people consider this the weakest of the bunch but Tape 1 was the weakest in my opinion. This has a nice set up and the effects are good for a short. Wasn't creepy like Safe Haven but it kept me interested in till the end. 8/10

Tape 49- The main story about two private investigators watching the tapes in a house where their looking for a kid from the first VHS. It was OK and while not the best story, it did give us a reason for watching the tapes which is nice. 6/10

Overall this movie gets a 7/10. Safe Haven was great and I never knew it was by the Mo Brothers in till I watched Macabre. That was great knowing that. My link to Macabre and my review. http://imdb.com/title/tt1447791/reviews-16

Check out my review for that movie as it is my surprise of the year for 2013. If you liked the first VHS then you will like this one. I find this one to be a little better and more creative. Not sure if they will do a third one but I would be open to it.


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