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After a young, middle-class couple moves into what seems like a typical suburban house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be demonic but is certainly the most active in the middle of the night. Followed by five terrifying installments in the franchise, this is the
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 2007-09-14
Runtime 85 minutes
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Likewise shared a tip "Streaming 7/1"
MarlinBrando shared a tip "I didn't care for this one, and don't feel it deserved the hype. It was slow-paced, and didn't scare me at any time."
3POnR2 shared a tip "The bed scene made me cry tears of terror."
amy_santi shared a tip "This Movie Was A Game Changer Whne It Came Out Better If You Have Theater Quality Sound"
mosscoveredfairy shared a tip "Unfortunately no, I stumbled upon it watching TV in a hotel"
Shadowthedog shared a tip "Absolutely ******* terrifying"
daniel_manry shared a tip "This series gets pretty bad in the sequels but the first is a solid, creepy haunted house story"
robert_winsor shared a tip "Too many !"
liz_wilton shared a tip "I'm parnormal investigator"
kamal_jain shared a tip "Yeah, first one was the best one but others are good too"
abigail_garries shared a tip "They killed the ended of this movie the suspense is incredible"
emily_gunter_5423 shared a tip "I absolutely loved this found footage movie. It will never get old. I watch it every year during spooky season."
kaelyn_kurz shared a tip "honestly it was more funny to me than scary but i like movies like this that just make me laugh when it scares others"
j_garay shared a tip "Scared the **** out of me the first time I watched it in the theater and i was scared to go to sleep"
jason_cox_6628 shared a tip "Such a good film to watch I love it 100 out of 100"
glenn_burns shared a tip "Fun modern horror!"
april-lynn_davis shared a tip "Probably the first one."
carl_levin shared a tip "95% of this movie is super slow, but keep pushing through, cause the end makes it all worth while."
heather_day_4468 shared a tip "Took the mockumentary style horror film to the extreme."
50sumthing shared a tip "Terrifying and realistic"
horrorgeek shared a tip "I could barely finish this movie with how slow it went"
deven_patel shared a tip "I recommend watching this in surround sound if possible. The subwoofer makes a huge difference."
silvia_patterson shared a tip "Haven’t seen this. No idea how it got on my list!"
danni_marie_scott shared a tip "Im a sucker for shaky cams"
mia_brown_2524 shared a tip "This movie is so scary I stayed up all night. And whats even more scary... It was based off a true story..."
eli_cram shared a tip "One of my favorites I bought it on Blu-ray when they took it off Netflix!"
erica_holliday shared a tip "Scary!"
nina_schroeder shared a tip "I love paranormal stuff"
alex_nav shared a tip "Even though I know what going to happen I still get scared this movie at night alone gets you scared at least for me"
claudette_johnson_959 shared a tip "."
michelle_carden shared a tip "It didn’t seem scary when I watched it but I had nightmares and woke up scared for a month!"
taylor_1291 shared a tip "Thumbs up as in it did its job, but I’ve not been interested in watching it since. I prefer sleep to waking nightmares :P"
Final_girl shared a tip "As a fan of fan-footage this was great. She should have left her boyfriend a long time ago."
caroline_brennan_1236 shared a tip "scary as hell"