Tag Archives: henry joost

What Katie did – Paranormal Activity 4 review

Paranormal Activity 4 – Starring Kathryn Newton, Matt Shively, and Katie Featherston. Directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. Well, it was fun while it lasted kids. The ghost train shudders to a halt with Paranormal Activity 4, the first entry in the usually innovative series unable to produce any […]

Continue reading

Teaser Debut: Paranormal Activity 4

The only thing more resilient than the perpetually-haunted and currently-possessed Katie, it’s the Paranormal Activity franchise itself. A fourth instalment is set to hit cinemas this October, and a brand new trailer has been released to remind us that there are plenty of ways for people to film themselves in spooky scenarios. After last year’s […]

Continue reading

Night terrors – Paranormal Activity 3 review

Paranormal Activity 3 – Starring Lauren Bittner, Christopher Nicholas Smith and Jessica Tyler Brown. Directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. It seems the law of diminishing returns applies even to the superb Paranormal Activity series, which has dominated the Halloween season three years running with its cheeky thrills and lo-fi aesthetic. […]

Continue reading

Poster Debut: Paranormal Activity 3

The official poster for Paranormal Activity 3 – which is actually a prequel to the first two films – has debuted online. Weirdly, there doesn’t seem to be anything scary happening in … oh my God, what is that shadow?! If the first film tried to make you afraid of sleeping with your partner, and […]

Continue reading

Teaser Debut: Paranormal Activity 3

Spooky little girls! Spooky little girls! If you thought the Paranormal Activity series had dined out on all the classic tropes of the horror genre, you forgot one: spooky little girls. According to the newly released trailer for Paranormal Activity 3, the latest film in the franchise looks to rectify that. It was revealed in […]

Continue reading

Paranormal Activity 3 to be directed by Catfish duo

So, this won’t quash suspicions that Catfish was a fake documentary. Directors Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, who helmed the spectacularly fascinating social networking exposé Catfish, have been recruited to direct Paranormal Activity 3. Dread Central and Bloody Disgusting share the scoop, also claiming that original director Oren Peli will return as producer while Paranormal Activity 2 […]

Continue reading

Interview: Henry Joost; director of Catfish.

Interview: Henry Joost; director of Catfish. By Simon Miraudo. Pictured (L-R): Ariel Schulman, Henry Joost and Nev Schulman. Henry Joost and The Brothers Schulman (Ariel and Nev) are responsible for one of the most-buzzed about films of the past twelve months: Catfish. It begins innocently as a chronicle of the online relationship between New York […]

Continue reading

Web 2.0 of lies – Catfish review

Catfish – Starring Nev Schulman. Directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost. Rated PG. By Simon Miraudo. It’s 3am. I’ve begrudgingly rolled out of bed, leaving my girlfriend to sleep in peace, and plonked myself down in front of the laptop for a couple of reasons. Firstly, the air conditioning at our place is on […]

Continue reading