Tag: found footage

The Bay

IMDB link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1713476/ Starring: People I didn’t recognize and Cymothoa Exigua Review: I thought this was going to be a zombie movie. I also expected to NOT be impressed. I was wrong on both counts. Found footage rarely does it for me and I was dismayed when I realized this was a faux-documentary. HOWEVER, they…

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Apollo 18

IMDB link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1772240/ Starring: Warren Christie, Lloyd Owen, Ryan Robbins Review in a nutshell: Yet another “startling revelations thanks to found footage” type film that, yet again, wants you to believe that actors who are known for their recurring roles in film and television are in fact not instantly recognizable and are – dun dun…

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V/H/S/2

IMDB link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2450186/ Starring: People, various and sundry, some better known as directors or “Misc Cast & Crew” of other films. Sometimes even the segments they star in! And speaking of directors, the men who brought us “The Blair Witch Project” and cinema tour-de-force “Hobo with a Shotgun” are responsible for two segments. But for…

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V/H/S

IMDB link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2105044/ Starring: People. Lots of people. Some even have pictures on their IMDB pages. Review in a nutshell: I am shocked to be putting this in the Not Crap category. A friend told me this movie was better than expected and she did NOT LIE. I had kinda written off found footage as…

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