Better than I expected but really I think im over this style of film.
A haunted house makes no secret of the fact it's not pleased with its new tenants in this independent tale of supernatural horror. Katie (Katie Featherson) and Micah (Micah Sloat) are a twentysomethin... read more
Directed by: Oren Peli
Release Date: September 25, 2009
DVD Release Date: December 29, 2009
Stats: 34,656 reviews
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January 20, 2010
January 6, 2014
Paranormal Activity is a prime example of how creativity can prevail through budget limitations; this movie is original and downright creepy.
July 29, 2013
A young couple decide to film themselves at home in the hope that it will shed light on a series of unexplained incidents. Yet another dreary, pointless entry in the Blair Witch-style wobbly-cam canon, Paranormal Activity is a pseudo documentary cataloguing a series of bumps in t...
April 14, 2013fb733768972
This is as terrifying as a movie going experience will ever get! Most of the film relies on suspense and holds out until the very end to really get your heart-pumping, but it is a very clever and smart piece of horror cinema and probably one of my favourite horror films of the la...
January 30, 2013
When I was 16, the found-footage Blair Witch Project scared the pants off me, but now that a few (major) films are released every year in this style, I have a hard time suspending my disbelief. And in the particular case of Paranormal Activity, a movie that was advertised as bein...
October 14, 2012fb100000145236770
"Paranormal Activity" was made for 15,000 bucks and proves you don't need name actors or a budget to make a good quality horror movie. This relies on doors moving and sounds other than blood and violence to get scares. The story is very simple and very effective. Micah(real na...
August 17, 2012
Actually, this film scared me. It's one that you think about after you've seen it. The style of filming works effectively and builds the tension. The acting is also very good; the couple is believable. Impressive that this was made with such a low budget. On a side note, the hous...
July 30, 2012
This one will seprated the movie goers just like the Blair witch Project did 10 years ago.This is a type of movie that needs you to use your imagination alot and if you can get around that then you will have a fun and scary ride.
Yes its alot of taiking but beyond that lays a cr...
June 29, 2012
Revolutionary and a breath of fresh air, better than Blair Witch, and takes horror back to its roots when the smallest noises and minimal use of CGI still got me to cringe in my seat.
May 30, 2012
Directed (and written) by Oren Peli, Blumhouse Productions, 2007. Starring Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat and Mark Fredricks.
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Question: Do you ever do something you really don't want to do but someone dares you? Admit it - you have! You all should kno...
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