This V/H/S horror trailer is found footage

The found footage style most famously pioneered by The Blair Witch Project has made a pretty nice comeback this year, and it’s easy to see why.

Could Chronicle be the big winner this weekend?

Usually the beginning of the year is a dead zone for movies, you open your big blockbusters in the summer and the award winners in the winter.



Project X - a Blair Witch Project wannabe?

The concept of found footage, where celluloid or video evidence left behind tells the story of a movie, has worked very well in horror films like The Blair Witch Project. 

Now can it work in a comedy?

The Blair Witch Project on the moon

Although Apollo 18 didn't take off at the box office, it certainly did boast an interesting "high concept" pitch.