You're Next
You're Next (2013)

One of the smartest and most terrifying films in years, YOU'RE NEXT reinvents the genre by putting a fresh twist on home-invasion horror. When a gang of masked, ax-wielding murderers descend upon the Davison family reunion, the hapless… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 23, 2013
DVD Release Date: January 14, 2014
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Critic Score: 76% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: You're Next's energetic and effective mix of brutal gore and pitch black humor will please horror buffs and beyond.

Chris Nashawaty
Entertainment Weekly

Given its title, you can be forgiven for assuming that Adam Wingard's home-invasion thriller will be just another blood-soaked body-count flick. But You're Next is better than that. A lot better.

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Anna Smith
Time Out

Fairly routine brunette-fighting-for-survival stuff with a liberal dose of dark humour.

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Kiva Reardon
Cinema Scope

The film creates both a fresh text from old conventions and fresh kills with innocuous objects.

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Mick LaSalle
San Francisco Chronicle

By slasher standards, the writing is good, with interesting turns and surprises. And the acting isn't bad, either, though Vinson is the one to remember.

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

Home invasion thrillers seem to come along every five minutes... Kudos then to indie director Adam Wingard for kicking in with some fresh ideas.

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Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Metro (UK)

You're Next made me jump out of my seat three times. In scary movie terms that's surely job done.

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Simon Abrams

"You're Next" is a simultaneously nihilistic and grossly incompetent horror homage.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

Maybe, in another time and place, and with different actors and a better director, it might have worked. But this thing collapses right from the get-go.

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J. Olson

Once past a formulaic opening, the picture opens up into something else entirely, ending up as one of the better slasher movies to hit the big screen [in decades].

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Flixster Audience Score: 59% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
A stupid slasher that tries to be modern with a heroine who can fight back and not only scream and run, but nothing can really make up for how most of the… More
Nate Zoebl
There has been a notable rise in home invasion thrillers in recent years but I am doubtful we've hit the crest just yet (this may also be hope speaking… More
KJ Proulx
When it comes to cult classic horror movies, films like The Evil Dead or The Thing are what come to mind. After its short theatrical release at the end of the… More
Dan Schultz
A surprisingly effective slice of horror concerning a family get-together torn asunder by mysterious home invaders donning animal masks, looking to kill… More
Spencer S.
Ineffectual, contrived, and badly staged and acted, "You're Next" is another in a long list of boring home invasion films that have emerged in… More
Josh Lewis
You're Next starts out as a fairly routine home invasion thriller, but when the action kicks in it turns into something new altogether. It's funny,… More