Home | Community | Message Board


MRCA Tyroler Gluckspilze
Please support our sponsors.

Community >> The Pub

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | Next >  [ show all ]
InvisibleAtheist
Stranger
Male User Gallery

Registered: 01/24/06
Posts: 13,705
Loc: USA
Paranormal Activity (movie)
    #11196610 - 10/06/09 10:41 PM (8 years, 12 days ago)

me and my gf are seeing this tomorrow in Chicago.. i dont know anything about it but its supposed to be really scary.

has anyone heard of this movie or seen it yet?


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineThe_Ghost
ゴースト

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 03/27/07
Posts: 15,582
Loc: USG Ishimura Flag
Last seen: 2 days, 5 hours
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: Atheist]
    #11196632 - 10/06/09 10:45 PM (8 years, 12 days ago)

Sounds like srs bzns.


--------------------
/ / / / / / / LISTEN TO MY MUSIC: E X E D / / / / / / /
The universe gives no fucks. And takes no fucks.
May His Circuits Ever Function


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinesixsystemz
neo
Male


Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 03/29/08
Posts: 476
Loc: Over here!!
Last seen: 5 years, 8 months
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: The_Ghost]
    #11196710 - 10/06/09 10:55 PM (8 years, 12 days ago)

Ive seen the trailer for it... looks pretty crazy


--------------------
A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. -Albert Einstein


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineigwna
The Cap'n
Male

Registered: 06/19/07
Posts: 8,016
Loc: New England, USA
Last seen: 3 years, 1 month
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: sixsystemz]
    #11196961 - 10/06/09 11:31 PM (8 years, 12 days ago)

i saw a trailer but it looks ridiculous...



if its scary, it sgonna be all shock horror... shit that makes you jump becaus its loud and quick.


--------------------
I don't believe in cops, bosses, or politicians. Some call that anarchism. I call it having a fucking heart that beats.



Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleAtheist
Stranger
Male User Gallery

Registered: 01/24/06
Posts: 13,705
Loc: USA
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: Atheist]
    #11206471 - 10/08/09 11:03 AM (8 years, 11 days ago)

this movie is definitely worth seeing


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleYoungBuck
Solid Dude in Solitude
Male User Gallery


Registered: 01/24/05
Posts: 621
Loc: Flag
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: Atheist]
    #11206511 - 10/08/09 11:13 AM (8 years, 11 days ago)

It looks like one of those movies I'd really enjoy seeing but only the first time.


--------------------
Who wants to live with one foot in hell just for the sake of nostalgia?  Our time is forever NOW!

2010 Southeast Gathering Thread


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleAtheist
Stranger
Male User Gallery

Registered: 01/24/06
Posts: 13,705
Loc: USA
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: YoungBuck]
    #11206526 - 10/08/09 11:16 AM (8 years, 11 days ago)

i think the movie wouldv been a lot scarier for me if i believed in ghosts/demons

or if i was a girl


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleRationalEgo
Principium Individuationis

Registered: 06/15/09
Posts: 2,071
Loc: Boston
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: Atheist]
    #11206529 - 10/08/09 11:17 AM (8 years, 11 days ago)

The Blair Witch Project bored me and I think this one might do the same.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinefsdoubleflip
chah mang


Registered: 07/19/07
Posts: 73
Last seen: 2 years, 7 days
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: igwna]
    #11206562 - 10/08/09 11:25 AM (8 years, 11 days ago)

Quote:

theMERRYiguana said:
if its scary, it's gonna be all shock horror... shit that makes you jump because it's loud and quick.




I totally agree with this. Even from looking at the trailers with the people reacting to the movie, you can tell that they were startled more than frightened. I hope I'm wrong though. Too many "scary" movies are like that now.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblec0sm0nauttM
Male User Gallery

Registered: 05/19/08
Posts: 10,297
Loc: NY
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: fsdoubleflip]
    #11206658 - 10/08/09 11:48 AM (8 years, 10 days ago)

This movie looks like another Blair Witch Project...

Just because the trailer tells you it's scary, and shows you a fake audience being scared, doesn't mean it will necessarily be a good movie.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleAlteredAgain
Visual Alchemist
 User Gallery Arcade Champion: Rainman, Spider Jump


Registered: 04/27/06
Posts: 11,137
Loc: Sol III / Solar Circuit
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: c0sm0nautt]
    #11206672 - 10/08/09 11:52 AM (8 years, 10 days ago)

Which is why I am not making all the effort of driving 50 miles into the city just to see this movie. If it's really that good, release it nationwide. This is a big studio release by Paramount Pictures / VIACOM media giant. Why the limited screenings?

If it doesn't come to my local theater then I will simply wait until it's released on DVD and then watch it alone at home in the darkness, which might even be more :awesome:


--------------------


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblec0sm0nauttM
Male User Gallery

Registered: 05/19/08
Posts: 10,297
Loc: NY
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: AlteredAgain]
    #11206709 - 10/08/09 12:02 PM (8 years, 10 days ago)

Quote:

AlteredAgain said:
Why the limited screenings?





The same reason why movies go straight to DVD? :grin:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinefsdoubleflip
chah mang


Registered: 07/19/07
Posts: 73
Last seen: 2 years, 7 days
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: AlteredAgain]
    #11206725 - 10/08/09 12:05 PM (8 years, 10 days ago)

Quote:

AlteredAgain said:
If it doesn't come to my local theater then I will simply wait until it's released on DVD and then watch it alone at home in the darkness, which might even be more :awesome:




oooh that makes me think of when I play dead space w/o lights on and surround sound.

Scariest fucking game ever :eek:


Edited by fsdoubleflip (10/08/09 12:06 PM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleAlteredAgain
Visual Alchemist
 User Gallery Arcade Champion: Rainman, Spider Jump


Registered: 04/27/06
Posts: 11,137
Loc: Sol III / Solar Circuit
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: c0sm0nautt]
    #11206729 - 10/08/09 12:06 PM (8 years, 10 days ago)

I think they're using a hype building strategy. If you look at their website they state that the movie will be released nationwide once 1,000,000 people demand it. It's at 600,000+ now, just last week it was at 500,000. We might actually be seeing this released in November. The question is, am I going to fall for the hype?

P.S. I loved Blair Witch Project


--------------------


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleAtheist
Stranger
Male User Gallery

Registered: 01/24/06
Posts: 13,705
Loc: USA
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: c0sm0nautt]
    #11206745 - 10/08/09 12:08 PM (8 years, 10 days ago)

Quote:

c0sm0nautt said:
This movie looks like another Blair Witch Project...

Just because the trailer tells you it's scary, and shows you a fake audience being scared, doesn't mean it will necessarily be a good movie.




i saw it last night, its a good movie


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblec0sm0nauttM
Male User Gallery

Registered: 05/19/08
Posts: 10,297
Loc: NY
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: AlteredAgain]
    #11207109 - 10/08/09 01:16 PM (8 years, 10 days ago)

I'm jut very critical about movies nowadays.

So much shit coming out. Transformers? Explosions and special effects are no substitute for a plot...


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineNymphaea
Smoker/Tripper/Legalizer
Male


Registered: 04/16/09
Posts: 1,806
Loc: Flag
Last seen: 11 days, 20 hours
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: c0sm0nautt]
    #11207317 - 10/08/09 01:50 PM (8 years, 10 days ago)

I'm excited for this movie.  According to reviews it really is scary and isn't the bullshit America has been putting out and calling "horror" lately.  That's according to a lot of reviews.  :shrug:

95% of Rotten Tomatoes, that's very high.


--------------------
:huxleyfacepalm:


Edited by Nymphaea (10/08/09 01:52 PM)


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinefsdoubleflip
chah mang


Registered: 07/19/07
Posts: 73
Last seen: 2 years, 7 days
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: Nymphaea]
    #11215377 - 10/09/09 03:16 PM (8 years, 9 days ago)

Quote:

Nymphaea said:
I'm excited for this movie.  According to reviews it really is scary and isn't the bullshit America has been putting out and calling "horror" lately.  That's according to a lot of reviews.  :shrug:

95% of Rotten Tomatoes, that's very high.




Yeah i was about to say that. You don't really see ratings like that for horror movies nowadays. But the number seems to be going down. Last time I checked it was at 91%. Still, damn good rating for a horror movie :thumbup:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleAlteredAgain
Visual Alchemist
 User Gallery Arcade Champion: Rainman, Spider Jump


Registered: 04/27/06
Posts: 11,137
Loc: Sol III / Solar Circuit
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: Atheist]
    #11215639 - 10/09/09 03:55 PM (8 years, 9 days ago)

WOW.. way sooner than i expected.. Paranormal Activity hit the 1,000,000 demand mark and it's already now listed in my local theater..


--------------------


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineRed_Snapper
Stranger


Registered: 04/25/09
Posts: 81
Last seen: 1 year, 3 months
Re: Paranormal Activity (movie) [Re: AlteredAgain]
    #11215669 - 10/09/09 04:00 PM (8 years, 9 days ago)

The demand it count is up to 800k+ now, so they'll likely give it a wide release.  Pretty effective marketing imo, which I think says a lot about well made it is.  I don't think the blair witch project could've held up using the same strategy.


--------------------
Where you see ideals I see what is human, all too human.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | Next >  [ show all ]

Community >> The Pub

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Paranormal Activity the movie masspan 412 14 11/08/09 05:01 AM
by MedullaOblangata
* Watching paranormal activity...
( 1 2 all )
Agent MadHatter 755 22 10/22/09 11:19 PM
by GeorgieBoy
* Paranormal Activity sirbojangles 344 3 10/07/09 09:13 AM
by SyntheticSkies
* Noam Chomsky reviews Paranormal Activity laserpig 357 4 01/22/10 06:12 PM
by laserpig
* paranormal activity- i think we're gonna be ok now dkamp18 709 3 10/10/09 02:25 AM
by eyesoftheworld
* horror movie remakes (hellraiser, halloween...)
( 1 2 all )
nightkrawler 4,743 20 10/28/06 09:54 PM
by Asante
* is it me or are there a lot of apocalypse/alien movies?
( 1 2 all )
blkjkrabbit 1,610 35 12/19/09 09:54 PM
by nice1
* Whats your thoughts on the Paranormal?
( 1 2 3 4 5 all )
hippielauren 4,573 92 08/12/10 09:32 AM
by truekimbo2

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Entire Staff
3,182 topic views. 9 members, 104 guests and 65 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Sporeworks
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.04 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 21 queries.