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Blair Witch: A Carbon Copy Sequel Lacking Scares or Originality [Review]

Today’s “found footage” horror movies owe a debt to The Blair Witch Project, the original found footage film from 17 years ago. That movie was a smash hit thanks to the “found footage” that had never been shown in theaters, which left some people initially believing the events in the movie actually happened. Since then a slew of horror movies (most notably the Paranormal Activity series) have found success by featuring “found footage,” thus making the time right for taking another crack at exploring the Blair Witch mythology, while at the same time disregarding the awful sequel Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2. Even though director Adam Wingard (The Guest, You’re Next) does have some tricks up his sleeve that he reveals in the final act, it’s not enough to save Blair Witch, which feels completely unnecessary given its lack of scares or originality. Continue reading Blair Witch: A Carbon Copy Sequel Lacking Scares or Originality [Review]

#SDCC2016 Day 2 Recap: Blair Witch Surprise Sequel, American Gods Trailer & Ghost Rider on Agents of SHIELD

Day 2 of San Diego Comic Con 2016 has come to a close, with trailers for The Walking Dead, Fear The Walking Dead, American Gods, Ghost Rider on Agents of SHIELD, a surprise Blair Witch sequel and much more –  Check out our recap now. Continue reading #SDCC2016 Day 2 Recap: Blair Witch Surprise Sequel, American Gods Trailer & Ghost Rider on Agents of SHIELD