Generally favorable reviews- based on 46 Ratings
TarekM.Jan 1, 2010Finally a correct homage to the 80's horror flicks without any stupid quotes or irony. Rock on Ti West!
Dec 10, 2011It does indeed build an intensity via nostalgic 80's occult angst but it drags out for far too long for so little reward. The leading lady performance is plausible but she cannot single handedly float the film out of it's disappointing anti-climax. It does have that one good 'jump' moment worth missed heartbeat or two.… Full Review »
May 23, 2011Regarding the buzz 'bout it paying tribute to the classics, I agree with it. I saw the clear influences of Polanski especially his film Rosemary's Baby. It didn't meet my expectations but I still thought it was good. It's clever and the tension slowly builds up until you're left with a disturbing and inexplicable climax.… Full Review »