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Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2012-03-29

Runtime 110 minutes

Budget $3m

Revenue $83m


TMDB 6.8


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ivette_baez shared a tip "Creepy, to say the least."

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ArYka shared a tip "🥰💕🥰💕🥰💕"

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emily_heisler shared a tip "Suspense horror"

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tucker_walden shared a tip "One of the scariest movies I have seen"

stephanie_8315 shared a tip "This legit freaked me out the first time I watched it. 👍🏻👍🏻"

marissa_martuscelli shared a tip "Idk why this movie scares me so much, I guess because of the kids. Definitely recommend if you want a good scare!"

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makayla_weiss_9203 shared a tip "Great horror movie, although it can be kind of gory. #horror #thriller #murdermystery #mystery #scary_movies #scary #gory"

beth_kennedy_5381 shared a tip "Genuinely horrifying"

sophia_sullins shared a tip "Perfect mix of found footage and regular media, and the twist is unexpected and fantastic."

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tina_kelly_5844 shared a tip "Not that I can think of thats similar. Closest thing would be Se7en or 8MM!"

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amandaroselambert shared a tip "so sinister."

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GothGirl4God shared a tip "Good movies! All of them! Very dark, and disturbing. But for horror movie fans, a very good horror movie."

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axil_paul shared a tip "the unique style and overall mood."

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troy_pennock shared a tip "A great flick"

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stephanie_rosborough shared a tip "Quite creepy"

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knowledgeable_bro shared a tip "This gave me PTSD 👍"

bihskizz shared a tip "One of the best horror movies"

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haley_rayner shared a tip "Disturbing undertone and soundtrack was great in this movie not the best but still solid in my book."

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audra_simpson shared a tip "Very scary, especially if you're alone at night"

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inv3rted shared a tip "It's pretty good. Very tense and the lore behind the movie is pretty interesting."

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crescent_moon_9566 shared a tip "The tapes/deaths felt completely real. The horror villain was freaking awesome too."

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bre_bradford shared a tip "Pretty scary"

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ellewiz shared a tip "The most frightening film of the past decade"

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celia_curtis shared a tip "The First time I watched this, it scared the crap out of me! That's not easily done......"

shaia_ shared a tip "i don’t know but i couldn’t sit through this movie w/o going on my phone. personally it was really boring."

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stephanie_burns shared a tip "I am a huge horror movie buff. And this is one of the scarier movies I’ve ever seen."

sherwin_yamin_4959 shared a tip "When the girl says “don’t worry daddy, I’ll make you famous again” and slashes him up into bits. Yours?"

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heather_day_4468 shared a tip "The scariest movie I've ever seen. Hands down."

gary_tiller shared a tip "Very intense film"

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james_howlett_9434 shared a tip "Ya it actually really creeped me out. When the wife was in the box I was freaking lol"

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jeffrey_briscoe shared a tip "When the people died"

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jessica_mariano shared a tip "Creepy"

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amber_arcana shared a tip "This movie will always creep me out."

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maxkenzie_peterson shared a tip "One of my favorite scary movies"

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nicole_johnson_3977 shared a tip "I love Halloween. All of them. And any zombie movie. I do love Dawn of the Dead 😊 whats yours?"

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sai_krishna_reddy_jali shared a tip "One of the good among horror movies. Liked it maybe hoping to watch the part 2."

thomas_severns shared a tip "Great jumpy movie"

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elise_dominic shared a tip "This is the best horror movie EVER I memorized all the lines 😂"

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makenna_schroeder_7203 shared a tip "I love horror movies and don’t get scared easily but this one is so disturbing I couldn’t bring myself to watch it again"

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monte_neil_nordin shared a tip "When he finds the films in the attic. When his wife finds out where they are actually living"

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deleted_user_1611703950694 shared a tip "Really good, a little slow, but wait for it....great ending!"

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charlie_sewell shared a tip "Haven't actually seen it"

hhb shared a tip "Very creepy but good."

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jacob_lange_7197 shared a tip "Good demon movie is you like demons more than ghosts"

Jacob Lange's profile image

jacob_lange_7197 shared a tip "Good demon movie if you like demons more than ghost"

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joann_bourgoin shared a tip "One of my favorite horror movies . So scary"

sophie_painter shared a tip "One of my all time favorites. Never fails to haunt me so perfectly"

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