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First Theatrical Dates And Locations For ‘V/H/S’ Announced!!

I don’t have to tell you that I love V/H/S. If I hated it I’d merely skulk around silently and let its release pass me by. But, fact is, the movie’s a lot of fun! It’s insanely gory and somewhat sexually disturbing in all the right ways (so much so that I’m kinda surprised it’s not NC-17). Anyway – it comes out on various VOD platforms on August 31st, which is a perfectly acceptable way to check out the film. But if you want the real experience, you’ve got to be in a room full of screaming people. That’s where the theatrical release, which starts on October 5th, comes in. And now we have the initial list of theaters where it will be playing and when it will be playing them.

Featuring the likes of Bloody Disgusting favorites Adam Wingard (You’re Next, A Horrible Way to Die, Pop Skull), Simon Barrett (You’re Next, Dead Birds, Red Sands), Ti West (The House of the Devil, The Roost, The Innkeepers), David Bruckner (The Signal), Joe Swanberg (Silver Bullets), Glenn McQuaid (I Sell the Dead), along with YouTube sensations Radio Silence, the quasi-anthology also plays the Toronto After Dark summer series, Fantasia Film Festival and the UK Film4 FrightFest this summer.

When a group of petty criminals is hired by a mysterious party to retrieve a rare piece of found footage from a rundown house in the middle of nowhere, they soon realize that the job isn’t going to be as easy as they thought. In the living room, a lifeless body holds court before a hub of old television sets, surrounded by stacks upon stacks of VHS tapes. As they search for the right one, they are treated to a seemingly endless number of horrifying videos, each stranger than the last.

Head inside for the list! Don’t see yours? Want it closer to your house? More locations will be announced soon. You can follow @MagnetReleasing on twitter for updates. If you want, @them and let them know you want it in YOUR town.

Berkeley, CA: Shattuck Cinemas 10
San Diego, CA: Ken Cinema
San Francisco, CA: Lumiere Theatre 3
West Los Angeles, CA: Nuart Theatre
Denver, CO: Mayan Theatre
Washington, DC: E Street Cinema
Indianapolis, IN: Keystone Art Cinema 7
Cambridge, MA: Kendall Square Cinema 9
Minneapolis, MN: Lagoon Cinema
University City, MO: Tivoli Theatre
New York, NY: Sunshine Cinema 5
Portland, OR: Hollywood Theatre
Philadelphia, PA: Ritz at the Bourse
Seattle, WA: Varsity Theatre

Atlanta, GA: Midtown Art Cinemas 8
Brookline, MA: Coolidge Corner Theatre
Pleasantville, NY: Jacob Burns Film Center

Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa, Bijou Theater

Charlotte, NC: Movies @ CrownPoint 12

Maitland, FL: Enzian Theatre
Toms River, NJ: Traco Theatre
Tulsa, OK: Circle Cinema

Columbus, OH: Gateway Film Center 8



  • Walsh79

    I’m definately looking forward to this. I’m in upstate NY. Wherever the hell Pleasentville is, I’m there bro.

    • John Marrone

      Same here – going to have to look up that town… hope its not further than NYC

    • John Marrone

      Walsh Pleasantville is practically NYC – its in White Plains. Oh well.

  • flesheater24

    I told them to put it in LONG ISLAND NY STONY BROOK or cinema arts center I want to see this in a theater so bad. Looks fuckin amazing

    • EvanDickson

      Tweet at Magnet and let ’em know!

      • flesheater24

        Did dude 🙂 hope they listen 🙂

  • Big_J

    Please Release it in Louisville, KY!!!! I have wanted to see this since you first announced it!! I love Anthologies and Found Footage Films!! This is Basically a dream horror movie come true. Again Please Release in Louisville Ky or as close as possible!!

    • EvanDickson

      Same goes for you!

  • Blood-Sicles

    Austin TX, Alamo South Lamar. Make it happen! Indie’s seem to do pretty damn well there.

  • Deadamongmen

    I’m really surprised that the movie isn’t going to be in Chicago. Guess I’ll have to make the drive to Indy to see it.

  • BabyJaneHudson

    Looking forward to this one – I’ve heard good things. Is the VOD date the same in Canada?

  • anthonyd1

    Im pumped its actually playing in the town right next to me

  • I drove up to Toronto to see it in the After Dark Summer Series. It’s definitely worth seeing in a packed theater if any of these are near you. The audience I saw it with loved every minute. Equal parts laughs, scares and its insanely gory with some really disturbing segments. As a longtime reader of BD, I was really impressed. Lots of potential for a sequel too.

  • The Revelator

    Video On Demand August 31 + Giant TV + Movie Party

  • Ashs_Chin

    Seeing it this Sunday August 5th at the Melbourne International Film Festival in Australia! Can’t wait!

  • Cozen

    Charlotte show is the only one backed up to Thursday…bummer.

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