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Blair Witch (2016)

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After discovering a video showing what he believes to be his vanished sister Heather, James and a group of friends head to the forest believed to be inhabited by the Blair Witch.

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After discovering a video showing what he believes to be his vanished sister Heather, James and a group of friends head to the forest believed to be inhabited by the Blair Witch.

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A Nightmare of Classic Proportions. See more »

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Horror | Thriller

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Rated R for language, terror and some disturbing images | See all certifications »

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16 September 2016 (USA)  »

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The Blair Witch Project 3  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,576,057 (USA) (16 September 2016)

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$20,747,013 (USA) (21 October 2016)
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Throughout the film, freeze frames of the original Blair Witch footage can be seen on screen for a single frame, usually when a camera is turned on or off, including, but not limited to an image of a hanging stick figurine, and the image of Michael standing in a corner. See more »

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When the girl puts on the ear camera, her hair covers the camera and yet we see footage from the camera showing a clear view of what's happening. See more »

Quotes

Lisa Arlington: You really think your sister could be out here after all these years?
James: All I know is, if there's any chance at all I can find out what happened to her, I need to at least try.
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Follows Shadow of the Blair Witch (2000) See more »

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Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice shame on me
2 December 2016 | by See all my reviews

I was surprised when the mysterious woods movie turned out to be a direct Blair Witch Project sequel and this excited me. After literally starting a genre with the original on no budget I figured they'd perform miracles with 5 million dollars! Trouble is, they really didn't. In fact I'd say they really really really REALLY didn't. Blair Witch follows the same formula as the original, in that the movie is 90 minutes of found footage, poor character development, thinly veiled storyline, shaky camera fleeing and lots and lots of screaming.

If you are expecting further additions to the Blair Witch mythology you will be sorely let down as this is essentially more like a higher budget remake of the original than a sequel and damn near nothing happens yet again.

I figured that regardless this could never be as bad as Blair Witch 2: Book Of Shadows but incredibly I was wrong as this is truly unconditionally dire.


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