Last year saw a surprising revival paranormal activity suffrage Paramount+ with special film Paranormal Activity: Next to Kin, The first film in the series in six years, fans of the found-footage horror series weren’t exactly thrilled with it as it largely skipped the continuation of the previous films. It turns out that creator Jason Blum wasn’t too keen on it, advocating for ending the franchise in a new interview. “It’s already been enough,” said Blum. Diversity, “That last ‘Paranormal Activity’ movie was terrible.” So can there be more? Blum wouldn’t rule it out.
“With ‘Halloween’, we only had the rights to three films, so we said: ‘Halloween ends’! That ends for Blumhouse, at least,” the producer said. “Among other things, you just get the feeling that it’s time to put them to bed.[Paranormal Activity]would return if a director I liked, like Scott Derrickson, said: ‘I have ‘paranormal’. ‘Activity’ is a great idea for a film. but it ain’t nothing i wanna do [at the moment],
Blum’s Interview With Business Wasn’t Just About His Distaste Paranormal Activity: Next to KinOpening up to high profile directors at Blumhouse Productions about their strategies for getting things done on a low budget.
“We borrowed the French autobiographical system and applied it to a lot of commercial filmmaking,” Blumhouse said. “We give them more control than they do in Hollywood, but they also have to give us something: a commitment to making movies cheap… The way studio filmmaking is related to budget, the more expensive the film, the more The time the director is strategizing about how they’re going to get their way. On a $200 million film, the director is spending 80% of his time on politics and 20% actually making the film. Our $4 million On film, 100% of the time is spent making a good film.”
Despite Blum’s apparent distaste for the entire series, a new film, reportedly titled Paranormal Activity: The Other Side, rumored to debut next year. The Bizarre Thing About This Reported Sequel Is That no real proof of its existence can be found online. Reports have circulated about the film’s plot, cast and director, many of them seemingly part of the German film industry, but No official word from any source About this film can be verified. Although there exists an IMDB page for the film, it seems pretty well fan-made. With no confirmation from Paramount+ that another film is in the works, and Jason Blum shooting the idea completely top-to-bottom, it looks like rumors of another movie are bunk.
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