V/H/S/2 Synopsis
A darkened house is filled with televisions and VHS tapes imprinted with the soul of evil.
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indieWIRE

By Eric Kohn
V/H/S 2 smartly contextualizes its nightmarish cavalcade of violence by acknowledging the luxury of enjoying it from a distance.
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80

Total Film

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Slicker than the original without the sudden lurches in quality, this second shaky-cam horror anthology still has a standout sequence by...
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80

Variety

By Dennis Harvey
This one is shorter and has fewer segments, but also earns a much higher batting average. In fact, there’s nary a dud among the four main...
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75

Slant Magazine

By Abhimanyu Das
A welcome contrast to the first film's snuff-y atmosphere and general mean-spiritedness, featuring more humor, fewer hateful characters,...
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75

The Playlist

By Drew Taylor
V/H/S/2 is a whole lot of fun.
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75

Film.com

By Jordan Hoffman
S-VHS isn’t as pants-pooping scary as the first, but it is funnier, tighter and slicker.
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63

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
The best of them you could certainly see as full length features, chilling little tastes of a complete vision — story, characters, horrific...
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60

The Guardian

By Peter Bradshaw
There are some dull stretches here, but also some grisly instant hits: nasty, deplorable, vulgar and sometimes brilliant.
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60

Time Out London

By Tom Huddleston
This sequel suffers from the same lack of quality control that plagued the first film.
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10

Village Voice

By Nick Schager
There isn't a scare to be found in the series's second installment.
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Horrible

By aggieavery
No response to this movie at all!!!...

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Nope!

By fscheer
Nope nope nope! Not worth it. Nothing scary or making you want to stay....

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By NYCKHW3
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A sequal thats actuallu good

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By mpeters1784
Not often will I walk out of a movie, but this was such a disappointment after the first VHS. They replaced scares with gore and some of the sequences were laughable, most notably the park sequence....

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Rated NR
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids Tons of violence, over-the-top gore in anthology sequel.
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