Although the idea of found footage movies predates The Blair Witch Project, it was in 1999 that the found footage technique was popularized. Adults and teens filled the seats of movie theaters and at some point during the movie someone would reluctantly lean towards their date and asked…”is this real?” That seemed to be part of the appeal, not knowing if it was real or not. Here is a list of some of our favorite Found Footage Films.
Unscripted Found Footage Movie –
And Then It Goes Dark is an unscripted found footage movie where two people stay at Historic Elm Springs in order to rehearse for their upcoming film only to find that they are not alone. This is the True Story Paranormal Horror caught on camera.
Scripted Found Footage Movies
The Blair Witch Project
Three film students vanish after traveling into a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.
After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.
While struggling with suicidal thoughts, Maya is sent to a remote location for therapy where she discovers, it’s not just her daughter that is haunting her.
Archaeologist Scarlett Marlowe (Perdita Weeks) has devoted her whole life to finding one of history’s greatest treasures: Flamel’s Philosopher’s Stone. According to legend, the artifact can grant eternal life and turn any metal into gold. When she learns that the stone is hidden underground in the Catacombs of Paris, she assembles a crew to guide and document her historic mission. As they begin their descent, the team-members have no way of knowing that they are entering their own personal hell.
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