Nor: The Curse

Why Noroi: The Curse is An Epic Japanese Found Footage Film

I don't know about you guys, but when it comes to the "found footage" approach to filmmaking, I'm kind of over it. I've noticed that when a found footage...
The movie poster for John Erick Dowdles The Poughkeepsie Tapes.

The Poughkeepsie Tapes – Movie Review

Directed and written by brothers John and Drew Dowdle, The Poughkeepsie Tapes is a “found footage” film, told in a faux-documentary style. Centering on the town of Poughkeepsie, New York, a...
Levenger Tapes

Advance Review: The Levenger Tapes Is A Found Footage Film That Should Have Stuck...

The Levenger Tapes focuses on the plight of three-college age students, a myriad of bad decisions, and the police detectives trying to track them down. Throughout the film, scenes...
They're Watching Movie

They’re Watching is a Fun, Gory Found Footage Feature

When it comes to reality real estate TV shows, they can be something of a time sink. The found footage film They're Watching taps into reality TV and peppers...
the den found footage style horror movie

The Den- Death On Cam

Directed by Zachary Donohue, The Den is a modern found footage horror set online. Young woman Elizabeth Benton (Melanie Papali- Smiley), earns a grant to study social interactions on an...

Second Opinion: Unfriended is a Sharp Film with a Strong Anti-Bullying Message

Wicked Horror ran a review of Unfriended on opening weekend  (original review) and rated the film fairly negatively. But back with a second opinion is Joey Keogh, who will make a case for...
The movie poster for Dan T. Halls Asylum: The Lost Footage.

Asylum: The Lost Footage Movie Review

Directed by Dan T. Hall, Asylum: The Lost Footage, isn’t sure what type of movie it is. It has schizophrenic tendencies--switching from documentary-style interviews to found footage to normal...
Renny Harlin's Devil's Pass reviewed by Nicola Odeku.

Devil’s Pass – Cold Evil

Based on the true story of The Dyatlov Incident, Devil's Pass, directed by Renny Haarlin and shot in found footage style, has a very interesting thesis. The Dyatlov Pass Incident,...

Is It Just Me Or Is Paranormal Activity Way Overhyped?

In this monthly series, a Wicked Horror writer presents an unpopular opinion about a particular genre offering and asks the oft-repeated question, “Is it just me?” In this installment, Joey...

Advance Review – Hangar 10

The found footage genre is alive and well in 2014 - a genre that itself has spanned a series of sub-genres within itself. Hangar 10 is a British sci-fi...
2013 Alien abduction movie Absence starring Erin Way, Eric Matheny and Ryan Smale

Absence- Alien Abduction

Absence is, well, for the most part pretty absent of any excitement. But I do love a found footage film and I eagerly awaited what was going to happen....

Frightfest 2016 Review: Found Footage 3D

It takes a brave-ass movie to nod to both 3D and found footage (two things movie fans at large, never mind horror aficionados in particular, are utterly sick of)...
Key art for Bobby Roe's The Houses October Built.

Advance Review – The Houses October Built

The setup for The Houses October Built sees five friends in an RV taking off on a road trip to explore various haunted attractions and document their findings. No sooner...

Pandemic: Hardcore Henry for Horror Fans

The world is in chaos. A virus has devastated the population so much so that the infected now grossly outnumber the uninfected. Humanity, ever persistent, still struggles on in...
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Retrospective – Henry: Portrait Of A Serial Killer

Henry is a testament to how powerful a film can be even without much of anything to work with at all. Based loosely on the story of serial killer...