'Paranormal Activity' is a horror movie shot on a video camcorder on a small budget. The movie was widely considered one of the scariest movies in theaters, and became a huge, surprise hit at the box office.
'Paranormal Activity' is a low-budget horror thriller starring Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, and directed by Oren Peli. With an estimated production budget of just $15,000, 'Paranormal Activity' was hyped as the scariest movie allowed in theaters. By the end of its run at the movies, 'Paranormal Activity' had earned $107.9 million at the domestic box office, over 7200 times its production budget.
'Paranormal Activity' follows the lives of a happily married couple, Katie (Katie Featherston) and Micah (Micah Sloat). Their lives are usual and normal until disturbances begin to occur in their house. In order to get to the bottom of what is going on, the couple buys a video camcorder to capture what happens while they sleep. What they see shocks them, and they realize they are terrorized by a paranormal apperation.
The success and popularity of 'Paranormal Activity' spawned the sequel 'Paranormal Activity 2' (2010).
'Paranormal Activity' is rated R for language.
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