found footage

First trailer for sci-fi film Phoenix Forgotten explores real-life UFO sighting
Mar 3, 2017

The new sci-fi film Phoenix Forgotten aims to tell a fictional story around the real-life UFO sighting nicknamed the "Phoenix Lights" that appeared over Arizona back in 1997.

Friday the 13th producers ax found footage plans following negative fan reaction
May 18, 2015

You know you’re barking up the wrong tree when info leaks on a sequel to a beloved franchise and the reaction is almost universally negative.


Paranormal Activity director's long-delayed Area 51 film gets a trailer, release date
Apr 23, 2015

It seems like we’ve been hearing about Paranormal Activity director Oren Peli’s Area 51 film for years, and that’s probably because we have. Well, it's finally getting released.

Alien meets Indiana Jones in first trailer for new horror flick The Pyramid
Aug 26, 2014

We’re always interested to see some good, low-budget horror movies — and here’s one that brings an Egyptian twist to the tried and true scare tropes.

1st trailer for indie horror film Afflicted makes us believe in found footage again
Mar 5, 2014

To call the “found footage” genre played out would be an understatement, but a buzzy new indie horror flick is showing there might still be a little life left in the ol' fad.

Check out 1st terrifying trailer for found-footage sequel S-VHS
Jan 22, 2013

Horror flick VHS combined classic, horror vignettes with the modern aesthetic that is the found footage genre.

The Bay trailer offers a whole new reason not to go in the water
Dec 17, 2012

The team behind Paranormal Activity hopes to trade in ghosts for ecological terrors for their latest found footage horror film, The Bay. Don't worry about that apparition moving in the corner—just don't go in the water.

See an audience freak out while watching Paranormal Activity 4
Dec 17, 2012

The latest installment in the long-running found footage-style horror series Paranormal Activity opens October 19, and to prove the hat trick hasn't gotten old, the studio has released a new trailer showing audience-goers freak the flip out while watching part four. So what's all the fuss about?

Paranormal Activity exec explains why most 'found footage' sucks
Dec 17, 2012

The "found footage" style of filmmaking is a love-it or hate-it approach, but Paranormal Activity producer Jason Blum has figured out why most people don't like it. Essentially? Because a lot of those movies shot as "found footage" shouldn't be.

New Amityville pic to screen real found footage from original haunting
Dec 17, 2012

The original horror house showcased in The Amityville Horror has spawned a ton of sequels and scared folks for generations—and now there's yet another installment in the works. The kicker? Apparently, this one will feature real footage from a local investigation into the Long Island home back in the 1970s.

Newly discovered video of Challenger disaster will break your heart
Dec 17, 2012

If you're of the right age, the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger explosion was permanently seared into your memory, a vivid reminder that space travel is still a dangerous, potentially fatal pursuit. Nothing brings that into sharp relief like this newly discovered amateur video, which captures the disaster in raw, 8mm horror.