Paranormal Activity

Knowledge Identifier: $Paranormal_Activity

add

Paranormal Activity

2007 American found footage supernatural horror film written, co-produced, photographed, edited, and directed by Oren Peli add

Category: Movies & TV (402)

Launched in 2007.

Countries: United States (53%), (41%), Italy (6%)

Main connections: Paranormal Activity (film series), Blu-ray Disc, DVD

Linked to: MTV, YouTube

 

Timeline


 

This timeline needs to be reviewed and corrected, as it has been automatically generated from multiple web sources.
Please help improve it by adding dated informations, images and videos about Paranormal Activity.


2007

Originally developed as an independent feature and given film festival screenings in 2007, the film was acquired by Paramount Pictures and modified, particularly with a new ending add something

 

The film was screened at 2007's Screamfest Horror Film Festival, where it impressed an assistant at the Creative Artists Agency, Kirill Baru, so much that CAA signed on to represent Peli add something

 

"'Paranormal Activity"' is a 2007 American found footage supernatural horror film written, co-produced, photographed, edited, and directed by Oren Peli add something

 

"Paranormal Activity" premiered at Screamfest Horror Film Festival in North America on October 14, 2007, was shown at the Slamdance Film Festival on January 18, 2008, and screened at the 36th Annual Telluride Film Festival on September 6, 2009 add something


 

The film was nominated for "best first feature" in the Independent Spirit awards 2009 add something

 

Watchmen (film) - It was the sixth highest grossing R-rated film of 2009, behind "The Hangover", "Inglourious Basterds", "District 9", "Paranormal Activity", and "It's Complicated"

 

Only after Goodman became production chief at Paramount in June 2009 did the film finally get slated for a fall release add something

 

It was given a limited U.S. release on September 25, 2009, and a nationwide release on October 16, 2009 add something

 

The version with the new ending, made after Paramount acquired the film, had screenings on September 25, 2009, in thirteen college towns across the United States add something

 

During a guest appearance on "The Jay Leno Show" on November 3, 2009, Sloat and Featherston explained they each saw the casting call on LACasting add something

 

In December 2009, a short digital comic entitled "Paranormal Activity: The Search for Katie" was released for the iPhone add something

 

"Paranormal Activity" was released on DVD and Blu-ray on December 29, 2009 add something


2010

In the Netherlands the movie received a release on VHS in 2010 add something

 

Mockbuster group The Asylum created a remake which spawned a series of its own, titled "Paranormal Entity" in 2010 add something

 

Paranormal Activity (film series) - An unofficial Japanese "Paranormal Activity" sequel was released in 2010

 

On March 7, 2010, Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin performed a spoof of the film as part of the 82nd Academy awards add something

 

It was released in the United Kingdom on March 22, 2010, on DVD and Blu-ray with some specials add something

 

Paranormal Activity (film series) - Kip Williams directed "Paranormal Activity 2", which started production in May 2010 and was released in October the same year

 

A parallel sequel, "Paranormal Activity 2", was released on October 22, 2010 add something


2011

The success of the first two films would spawn additional films in the series: the prequel "Paranormal Activity 3" in 2011, and "Paranormal Activity 4" in 2012 add something


2012

Paranormal Activity (film series) - The film takes place in June of 2012, after the events of "Paranormal Activity 4" and follows a Hispanic community in Oxnard, California, where a group of teenagers deal with the demon of a mysterious cult who have "marked" one of them


2013

Paranormal Activity (film series) - In September, 2013, it was confirmed that Gregory Plotkin, a film editor who has edited every release in the series since "Paranormal Activity 2", will make his directorial debut with the fifth film

 

Paranormal Activity (film series) - A fifth film in the series, "Paranormal Activity 5", was originally planned for release on October 25, 2013, but was later pushed back to a release date of October 24, 2014