Film review: PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: GHOST DIMENSION, from ‘Built For Speed’

Is Ghost Dimension the end of the Paranormal Activity saga?  A taped announcement from director Gregory Plotkin before the screening implied as much by claiming that this film would answer every question raised by the other Paranormal films.  While this movie may not answer every question, it does offer a resolution of sorts. Like all the other Paranormals, Ghost Dimension uses

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Film review: IT FOLLOWS, from ‘Built For Speed’

Combining supernatural scares with a touch of the dark, hypnotic mood of Jonathon Glazer’s Under The Skin, the sinister melancholia of Let The Right One In, the grim suburbia of John Carpenter’s Halloween and the sexualised teen world of Larry Clark’s films, the creepy, atmospheric It Follows manages to connect low budget art house cinema with classic teen horror. Impressively,

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Film review: PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE MARKED ONES, from Built For Speed

The first two instalments in the Paranormal Activity horror movie series created a genuine sense of terror by subtlety placing intensifying supernatural events in a believable everyday setting.  The story of an average person being targeted by an evil force recalled the demonic threat of The Exorcist while the home-movie found-footage aesthetic gave the films a disturbing verisimilitude. Subsequent instalments

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