Found Footage Horror Films:
Archive of film reviews for "cinema verite" and "found footage"" style films
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Some Creepy Footage Just Arrived From HAPPY CAMP

This is that found footage flick coming at us from producer Drew Barrymore. Don’t remember what HAPPY CAMP is all about, got a nice long synopsis for you right here: n the vast wilderness of the Klamath National Forest lies the small logging community of Happy Camp. With a population consisting of only a few hundred souls, this mysterious mountain town has become world renowned for its staggeringly high number of Missing Persons Cases. Walt … Continue reading

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Trailer For AFFLICTED Shows Us A Trip Gone Wrong

Found footage fans rejoice! Got a new flick heading your way and it looks pretty damn good. It’s titled AFFLICTED and it will be heading to theaters this spring from CBS films. Wanna see what it’s all about? This sucker won best horror flick at last years Fantastic Fest and all who have seen it sing it praises. Gotta say, the trailer has peaked my interest and the cool things is, we don’t have to … Continue reading

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Found Footage + P*rn + Horror = LUCKY BASTARD. Two New Clips Arrive

We’ve talked about LUCKY BASTARD a handful of times here. It’s the flick about a dude who wins a contest to spend the night with a p*rn star and well, things go horribly awry. A couple new Red Band clips showed up and I’m betting you would like to give them a look. These are NSFW so proceed with caution.

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Film Review: WNUF Halloween Special (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: Originally broadcast live on October 31, 1987, the ‘WNUF Halloween Special’ is a stunning expose of terrifying supernatural activity that unfolded at the infamous Webber House, the site of ghastly murders. Local television personality Frank Stewart leads a group of paranormal investigators including Catholic exorcist, Father Joseph Matheson and the prolific husband-and-wife team Louis and Claire Berger. Together, the experts explore the darkest corners of the supposedly haunted Webber House, trying to prove the … Continue reading

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Film Review: 8213: Gacy House (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: John Wayne Gacy murdered 33 young men and boys between 1972 and 1978 in suburban Chicago. 26 bodies were found in a crawl space beneath his house and 3 others were buried in the backyard. Although the house was completely demolished during the exhumation of the bodies, on May 15, 2004 a group of paranormal investigators wired the home that was built in its place with paranormal detection and surveillance equipment. The outcome of … Continue reading

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When Good Porn Goes Bad. A Trailer Shows Up For LUCKY BASTARD

Got some release news for you tonight on the found footage horror flick LUCKY BASTARD. We’ve talked about this one a few times it’s the one about the dude who wins a dream date through a p*rn website only to have things go oh so very wrong. Got the press release for you below along with the very NSFW trailer. Proceed at your own risk!! Gotham-based indie film distribution company CAVU Pictures will be releasing … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Bell Witch Haunting (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: Based on true events. The Robertson County Sheriff’s Department has released footage found on the bodies of the Sawyer family’s cell phones and video cameras. What was first thought to be a murder-suicide is now believed to be the return of a centuries-old demon responsible for America’s most famous paranormal event REVIEW: Considering the multitude of titles that have surfaced under the “found footage” moniker in recent years, a section dedicated solely to this unruly … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Realm (The Ouija Experiment) (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: A group of friends unite to experiment with the ill-fated Ouija Board for one of the youth’s internet blog. Within no time the friends each realize they’d gotten far more than they’d bargained for as the spirits unleashed begin their unholy descent in terrorizing each of their individual lives.

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Film Review: The Conspiracy (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: When the subject of their “conspiracy theory” documentary, an outspoken theorist Terrance G, suddenly goes missing, Aaron and Jim find themselves drawn into a far deeper mystery than they ever could have imagined. Confiscating the paper clippings and personal notes from Terrance’s apartment, Aaron begins to piece together evidence that leads him to a secret society called the Tarsus Club. Jim reluctantly follows Aaron on a fool’s journey fearing for his best friend’s sanity … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Frankenstein Theory (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: A young, brilliant scientist, Professor John Venkenheim, hires a film crew to document his journey into the Canadian wilderness, deep in the Artic to prove his mad theory, to find evidence of a man-made monster living in the wild for centuries. The theory, that the work of Mary Shelley was based on fact not fiction, that Frankenstein was inspired by the accomplishments of his grandfather’s great grandfather. With years of research behind him, based … Continue reading

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Film Review: 616: Paranormal Incident (2013)

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SYNOPSIS: When Special Agent Watts and his Investigation Unit are called to the derelict Woodburrow Prison he thinks it’s business as usual. But there’s nothing usual about Woodburrow. A mysterious woman is found attempting to flee the scene and things begin to spiral out of control as an evil force picks the team off one by one. Soon Agent Watts is left alone to face what might be the world’s most powerful evil…The Devil. REVIEW: … Continue reading

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Film Review: Reel Evil (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: Struggling filmmakers – Kennedy, Cory and James – finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a ‘behind-the-scenes’ documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a nightmare when they explore the legendary, haunted location and find something far worse than anything Hollywood could create. Terror becomes reality for the filmmakers as they uncover the malevolent secrets of the hospital, and the sinister … Continue reading

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Film Review: Amber Alert (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: When a group of friends decides to follow a car they’ve seen posted on an Amber Alert, things start to go very wrong. REVIEW: Director – Kerry Bellessa Starring – Jasen Wade, Summer Bellessa, Chris Hill Seems like anymore, taglines for horror movies need to start with the phrase, “just when you thought you’ve seen the last found footage film.” Yep, they’re everywhere and Amber Alert is no exception. Which of course begs the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Outtake Reel (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: Thomas Grayson is a Horror Film director with principles. The schlock that’s passed off as horror films these days is an affront to his artistic sensibilities. A documentary filmmaker is shooting the behind the scenes footage of Grayson’s newest effort and is looking to make him see the merits of contemporary horror in his own way, but his efforts have dire consequences. REVIEW: Written by Scott Feinblatt ad Jeffry Chaffin Directed by Scott Feinblatt … Continue reading

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REC 4: Apocalypse International Teaser Trailer Brings Back a Familiar Face

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If you’re like me, you are a huge fan of the [REC] series, good news has come today. We have the premier of the [REC] 4: Apocalypse international teaser trailer. Unfortunately, I have no idea what the hell they are saying, but that’s ok, just getting to look at the beautiful Angela Vidal character from the first film is enough for me. [REC] 4: Apocalypse, the purported final film in the series is slated to … Continue reading

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