• Paranormal Activity (2007)

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Release Date: September 25th, 2009

DVD Release Date: December 28th, 2009

R|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
Soon after moving into a suburban tract home, Katie (Katie Featherston) and Micah (Micah Sloat) become increasingly disturbed by what appears to be a supernatural presence. Hoping to capture evidence of it on film, they set up video cameras in the house but are not prepared for the terrifying events that follow.

Cast: Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Amber Armstrong, Mark Fredrichs, Ashley Palmer, Crystal Cartwright, Randy McDowell, James Piper

Director: Oren Peli

Genres: Thriller, Horror

Production Co: Blumhouse

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Ratings & Reviews

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  • An impressive, not entirely successful exercise in minimalist filmmaking. show more

  • With a $15,000 budget too puny to empty a petty-cash drawer, the no-frills Paranormal Activity comes packed with thrills. show more

  • "Paranormal" ultimately does deliver in a way that "Blair Witch" never did, but its achingly slow buildup is a test not just of an audience's patience but the power of hype surrounding the latest alternative scary movie. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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