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Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)

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Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.

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Gregory Plotkin

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Chris J. Murray ... Ryan
Brit Shaw ... Emily
Ivy George ... Leila
Dan Gill ... Mike
Olivia Taylor Dudley ... Skyler
Chloe Csengery ... Katie
Jessica Tyler Brown ... Kristi (as Jessica Brown)
Don McManus ... Kent
Michael Krawic ... Father Todd
Hallie Foote ... Grandma Lois
Aiden Lovekamp ... Hunter Rey
Cara Pifko ... Laura
Mark Steger ... Tobi
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Storyline

The Ghost Dimension, follows a new family, The Fleeges - father Ryan (Chris J. Murray), mother Emily (Brit Shaw) and their young daughter Leila (Ivy George) - Who move into a house and discover a video camera and a box of tapes in the garage. When they look through the camera's lens, they begin to see the paranormal activity happening around them - including the re-emergence of young Kristi and Katie.

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Rated R for language and some horror violence | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

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Release Date:

23 October 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Paranormal Activity: Ghost Dimension See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,070,493, 23 October 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$18,300,124

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$78,099,553
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World-renowned Anomalist and Parapsychologist/Paranormal-Researcher Christopher Chacon was utilized by Paramount Studios to nationally/internationally promote the release of the movie. See more »

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Throughout the film, the size of the Christmas tree in the living room changes size and shape. In the beginning and during morning/day shots, the tree appears rather large, around 15-20 feet. During the night shots in the living room, the tree is around 4 feet tall and is very much thinner. Then it appears large again during the scene where the demon knocks over the camera in the hallway. See more »

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Leila: [looking at the size of the camcorder] It's so big!
Ryan Fleege: [mimicking Leila] It's so big!
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Let Go
Written by Rob Graves, Jasen Rauch and Jason McArthur
Performed by Red
Produced by Rob Graves
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Certainly Better Than the Previous Two
29 October 2015 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

A couple, their friend and one of their brothers are staying in a large house when they discover a video camera. They start to experiment with this camera and soon realize that it's picking up ghostly images that they can't see without. Soon the young daughter is being visited by someone named Tobi and the adults begin seeing frightening images.

I guess I should give a breakdown on my option of the series leading up to this sixth entry, which the producers are saying is the very last one. I found the first film to be truly frightening and I rank it as one of the best horror movies from the past thirty years. The second film was a complete bore while the third one had an interesting and good story but no scares. The fourth and fifth films in the series proved that they had gone to the well one too many times and it was time to put a nail in the coffin. I walked into this sixth film with low expectations and the film started off having me fearing for another bad entry but then it turned out to be much better.

Is this a great film or a good one? Absolutely not but I thought there were some interesting developments with the plot and there were some really effective scenes that make this worth sitting through. Whereas the first film had the majority of its scare scenes work, this one here isn't nearly as lucky because I'd say only fifteen or twenty percent of the scares work but when they do work they're pretty powerful. The budget here was a lot higher, which allowed for some CGI scenes and I thought these effects were the worst of what we get here. There are moments where the camera is slowly moving around and you're expecting something to happen. The director does a very nice job at the build up and pay off.

The most effective scenes have things running or jumping towards the camera. There are some logical issues and there are moments that don't really connect to the events they're trying to tie to in the series but I liked some of the new stuff here. There's a twist involving the two men watching a tape of Katie and Kristi as a kid that works well. There's also a few other nice elements that help this film seem more than just a rehash of the first movie.

PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE GHOST DIMENSION might be the last and at least they go out with something better than the previous two films.


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