Tag Archives: found footage

Found Footage Film ‘LIFE OF BELLE’ Is A Mixed Bag – Movie Review

Of all the horror film categories, my absolute favorite is found footage! When offered the opportunity to review director Shawn Robinson’s new film Life of Belle I was thrilled. While I loved the idea and the interplay between some of the actors, it didn’t totally come together for me. Synopsis …

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‘LAKE MUNGO’ (2008) 15 Years Later, and America’s True Crime Obsession

Lake Mungo

We may be moving past the peak of sensational documentaries put out on Netflix and other streaming services. Regardless, 2008’s Lake Mungo serves as a fitting precursor to the true crime wave that gripped the late 2010s. Written and directed by Joel Anderson, a man just as enigmatic as the …

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Arrow Lineup for November 2023

Arrow, a streaming platform that is available by subscription in the US, Canada, the UK, and Ireland has released its lineup for November 2023. From The Arrow Press Release: ARROW is available in the US, Canada, the UK and Ireland on the following Apps/devices: Roku (all Roku sticks, boxes, devices, …

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Rewinding Fear: Exploring Shudder’s ‘V/H/S/85’ – A Nostalgic Found Footage Journey

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Shudder’s newest spectacle, V/H/S/85, the latest installment to the V/H/S franchise. If you’ve been reading some of my articles, it’s no secret that I adore this anthology. See my “Ode to Found Footage” article HERE. Now, I’m gonna level with ya – this ain’t your …

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‘MALIBU HORROR STORY’ Coming To Select Theaters In October

After a long, successful festival run, Sunny Oak Films and Iconic Events Releasing (Terrifier, Terrifier 2) have announced the theatrical release date for MALIBU HORROR STORY. Just in time for Halloween! Read on for the details! MALIBU HORROR STORY SECURES THEATRICAL DISTRIBUTION WITH ICONIC EVENTS RELEASING Following an expansive film …

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Yinzer Madness! Re-live the Sickness With Unearthed Films’ New ‘AUGUST UNDERGROUND’ Blu-ray!

Fred Vogel is a pretty normal guy. By all outward appearances anyways. He’s not, like, Satan, or anything.  I’ve met him a few times at conventions, his eyes don’t glow red, he doesn’t have fangs (that I’ve seen…), and no horns protrude from his noggin. He’s actually quite friendly and …

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‘#Chadgetstheaxe’ Is Clever, Silly Fun

Note: This piece was written during the 2023 WGA and SGA-AFTRA strikes. Without the labor of the writers and actors currently on strike, #chadgetstheaxe being covered here wouldn’t exist. As a found footage fan, I am always looking for films that either blow me away in the acting department (The Taking …

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‘HOLES IN THE SKY: THE SEAN MILLER STORY’ Full Review

Holes in the Sky: The Sean Miller Story

Hmm, a  documentary about found footage of paranormal aliens?  Ok, I’m listening. Now, these aren’t just a few of my favorite things. They’re “Things that freak me out. For $700 Alex!” Or should I say, Ash Hamilton (Play With Me (2018), the writer, and director of Holes In The Sky. …

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The ‘V/H/S’ Franchise: An Ode to Found Footage

V/H/S

Growing up as an 80s baby, I had heavy console televisions equipped with burnt-out picture tubes, usually with a smaller television stacked on top. It was a classy joint! I loved watching any movie really, but I was always drawn to the world of horror features and shows. What Was …

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