This year was the first in a long time (four years to be exact) without a Paranormal Activity film in theaters for Halloween.
Remember when The Blair Witch Project was released? Remember how it brought found footage to the mainstream and was pretty scary?
To be honest, I’ve grown exasperated with the whole found footage sub-genre.
Each year, TIFF’s Midnight Madness program provides a home for hungry genre buffs where blood is spilled for adoring crowds to squeal in delight.
Sometimes we are frankly limited by our terminology. What do you call a film that uses in-world video?
Jim and his girlfriend Kelly are on a road-trip to the Bigfoot capital of the world, Willow Creek, California.
Though perhaps not the very most consistent of films, V/H/S set a high bar for found footage anthology chillers.