Lionsgate Reveals New Blair Witch Film project at ComicCon

Lionsgate Reveals New Blair Witch Film project at ComicCon

Last night Lionsgate revealed that their film project, The Woods, was in actuality, Blair Witch, a sequel to the groundbreaking 1999 found footage film, arriving on September 16th. Along with the announcement the trailer was officially unveiled.

Blair Witch, will follow in the footsteps of the horror classic by being another found footage movie, yet with a more modern feel. It stars James Allen McCune as the brother of Heather Donahue’s character from the original, who sets out to discover what happened to his long-missing sister after seeing a mysterious video on Youtube.

Shot in a veil of secrecy in Vancouver last year with the working title The Woods, Blair With is directed by Adam Wingard and written by Simon Barrett (You’re Next, The Guest).

By | 2016-07-23T12:08:37+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comic-Con, Events, Movie News, Movies|1 Comment

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Norm(an) Gidney is a nearly lifelong horror fan. Beginning his love for the scare at the age of 5 by watching John Carpenter's Halloween, he set out on a quest to share his passion for all things spooky with the rest of the world.

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  1. Diego Hernandez July 28, 2016 at 12:40 pm

    I wonder if the woods was meant to be its own movie but when it was sold was rebranded as a blair witch movie to try and capitalize on the concepts of franchises and recognizable titles?

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