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Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)

More night terrors in night vision

SPOOKY SCARY An unearthly presence invades the house in Paranormal Activity 2
SPOOKY SCARY An unearthly presence invades the house in Paranormal Activity 2

Details Release Date: Oct 22, 2010; Length: 91 Minutes; Genre: Horror; With: Sprague Grayden; Distributor: Paramount Pictures

STARRING Katie Featherston
WRITTEN BY Michael R. Perry
DIRECTED BY Tod Williams

The teaser for Paranormal Activity 2 released in June showed grainy footage of a dog, a baby in a crib, and an ominous hooded figure standing in the doorway. There was also a creepy message written on the mirror: ''What is happening to Hunter?'' But good luck getting any more plot details — or even the names of the actors! — from anyone involved in follow-up to last year's surprise horror hit. Oren Peli, who wrote and directed the first movie and is producing the sequel, does promise that this is no Blair Witch 2. ''We were all aware of [that debacle], and the last thing we wanted was a movie that would not live up to the original,'' he says. ''It's not going to be a gore-fest. The feel is very consistent with the first one.'' Fine, but if anything happens to that baby…

Originally posted Aug 16, 2010 Published in issue #1116-1117 Aug 20, 2010 Order article reprints
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