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The Blair Witch Project (1999)

 -  Horror | Mystery  -  30 July 1999 (USA)
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Three film students vanish after traveling into a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.

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Michael 'Mike' Williams (as Michael Williams)
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Three film students travel to Maryland to make a student film about a local urban legend... The Blair Witch. The three went into the woods on a two day hike to find the Blair Witch, and never came back. One year later, the students film and video was found in the woods. The footage was compiled and made into a movie. The Blair Witch Project. Written by Kevin Overstreet <GrndZero23@aol.com>

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forest | legend | maryland | filmmaker | hiking | See more »

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In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary...A year later their footage was found. See more »

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »

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30 July 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El proyecto de la bruja de Blair  »

Box Office

Budget:

$60,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£750,822 (UK) (22 October 1999)

Gross:

£14,901,157 (UK) (3 December 1999)
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In a scene where the main actors are sleeping in a tent at night, the tent suddenly shakes violently and they all get scared. This was unscripted and the director shook the tent; they were really scared. See more »

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When Josh and Mike first confront Heather about getting them lost, Heather's mouth does not move when she replies. See more »

Quotes

Michael Williams: I could help you, but I'd rather stand here and record.
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11 December 2000 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

well i hated this movie the first time. so one year lated i rented it again to see "what was i missing???"

well i am missing a brain for thinking that it might improve with age or a second time around

it doesn't ==== as a matter of fact it gets worse.

i don't get the big deal -=------ it is NOT scary, NOT entertaining, does NOT hold your interest, it does NOT have good characters, it does NOT make you think. it isn't even mindless fun.

it is just stupid and annoying and a complete waste of time. i guess one can never underestimate the taste of the public at large. this movie deserved to make $0.

i still think the entire budget of the movie went to beer and pizza. and twigs and rocks.

made me save money by NOT going to see Blair Witch 2.


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