The Void
The Void (2017)

When police officer Carter (Aaron Poole) discovers a blood-soaked man limping down a deserted road, he rushes him to a local hospital with a barebones, night shift staff. As cloaked, cult-like figures surround the building, the patients and… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: April 7, 2017
DVD Release Date: May 9, 2017
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Critic Score
74%
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User Score
45%



Critic Score: 74% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Void offers a nostalgic rush for fans of low-budget 1980s horror -- and legitimate thrills for hardcore genre enthusiasts of all ages.

Adam Graham
Detroit News

"The Void" gets louder, grosser and more stupid the further it progresses, becoming an endurance test in its final sequences.

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Simon Abrams
RogerEbert.com

People live, people die, monsters creep out of the shadows, but it's all a little too formulaic, cynical, and ... well, boring.

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José Martín
El antepenúltimo mohicano

The main merit of this is that the final result is, to some extent, original. [Full review in Spanish]

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John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter

One of the more action-packed features to come from the current crop of John Carpenter-inspired filmmakers, The Void finds collaborators Jeremy Gillespie and Steven Kostanski going much further than many of their peers.

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Noel Murray
Los Angeles Times

A lively, layered throwback to the days when splatter auteurs like John Carpenter, George Romero and Lucio Fulci ruled the drive-in.

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Fausto Fernandez
Fotogramas

The film is a festival for lovers of truly claustrophobic horror. [Full Review in Spanish]

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Matthew Lickona
San Diego Reader

If only writer-directors Steven Kostanski and Jeremy Gillespie had lavished as much love and attention on plot and structure as they clearly did on production and theme, this ickfest might have been more than a nod to the gory glories of '80s horror.

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Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic

It's gloriously off the rails, unhinged, absolutely bonkers. If you're a fan of a certain type of horror film, that's a good thing.

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Robert Denerstein
Denerstein Unleashed

The movie is poised to punch a tension-filled ticket, but veers off into a heap of dimly explained gobbledegook about mad attempts to outwit death.

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
An unsuspenseful and bore of a movie.
Jesse Ortega
Where do you even begin with a film such as The Void? This is a legitimate question, like where do you even begin? The film covers so much ground despite… More
Brendan Nicholls
I have mixed feelings on this film, on one hand the tone is dead on but on the other hand the film is flawed by a shallow plot line. The film has a very slow… More
Luke Eberhardt
It's become apparent to me that the generation who grew up with the great cult-genre films of the 1980s are now grown up and wanting to make films of their… More