Can we all agree that found footage is dead? Like, as dead as the ghosts that found footage movies are always trying to film? There’s no way you can legitimately get away way making one these days with a straight face. If ever there was a genre that has been done to death, this is it. Like any movie gimmick or innovative new angle, it’s been used, abused and bastardised.
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Fantastic Fest, the Austin Texas based movie convention featuring the latest in horror, science fiction and cult releases. Co founded by Aint it Cool’s head geek Harry Knowles this relatively new film convention has quickly become the testing ground for some of cinemas most unusual offerings. Last year it saw Tom Six’s The Human Centipede rear its surgically altered head and it looks like this year’s most intriguing movie to emerge from the darkness is the fake-doc Trollhunter.