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MORE “FOUND FOOTAGE” MOVIES IN THE OFFING

January 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The surprising success of The Devil Inside is likely to trigger a plethora of “found footage” movies in 2012, the Los Angeles Times observed today (Tuesday). “There’s a freshness to it — the camera work gives you an intimacy, because you feel like you’re inside something that is real,” Lorenzo di Bonaventura, co-executive producer of […]

EMMERICH ABANDONS LOW-BUDGET MOVIE ON EVE OF PRODUCTION

November 10, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Despite its ultra-low production cost, the “found footage” movie premise, exhibited in such films as the Blair Witch and Paranormal Activity movies, may be getting a little stale. That apparently is what has prompted director Roland Emmerich to abandon The Zone, a $5-million project that was supposed to start shooting next week. According to The […]