In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland while shooting a documentary… A year later their footage was found.
A film where nothing happens. If you are like me you cannot depend on the tension in this film to win you over, maybe if it was done correctly i would have liked it. It can be praised for attempting to do such things but it all goes to shit when you are at the end of the film waiting for something, anything to happen. I was left with a empty unsatisfied feeling and five pounds i would never see again.
I will never forget the feeling of pure horror this movie brough to me back in the 00 when I watched it for the first time. Brilliant for its genre.
I had a conversation the other day with a friend of mine who was really big on Blair Witch when it first came out. We both enjoyed it and we watched it many times. The first time through was amazing… read review