The 30 Best Ever Found Footage Horror Movies

Found footage horror movies can be a divisive topic: the news that the new Friday the 13th movie was met with something between outrage and distaste by fans, but when done well, found footage can open some wonderfully terrifying doors. Check out the 30 best ever found footage horror movies.

30. Ratter


Released: 2016

Found Footage Horror Theme:

Related Movies: Antisocial

29. The Den


Released: 2013

Found Footage Horror Theme: Social Media

Related Movies: Bound to Vengeance

28. Creep


Released: 2014

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: Man Vs.

27. August Underground


Released: 2001

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: Flowers of Flesh & Blood

26. The Bay


Released: 2012

Found Footage Horror Theme: Contagion

Related Movies: Piranha

25.


Released: 2011

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: Wolf Creek

24. Evidence


Released: 2013

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: The Call

23. The Poughkeepsie Tapes


Released: 2007

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: Smiley

22. Noroi: The Curse


Released: 2005

Found Footage Horror Theme: Curse

Related Movies: Ring

21. Lake Mungo


Released: 2008

Found Footage Horror Theme: Death

Related Movies: The House on Pine Street


20. Digging Up The Marrow


Released: 2014

Found Footage Horror Theme: Monsters

Related Movies: The Hallow

19. Afflicted


Released: 2014

Found Footage Horror Theme: Vampires

Related Movies: Spring

18. Pandemic


Released: 2016

Found Footage Horror Theme: Zombies

Related Movies: Dawn of the Dead

17. VHS


Released: 2012

Found Footage Horror Theme: Various

Related Movies: VHS 2, VHS Viral

16. Trollhunter


Released: 2010

Found Footage Horror Theme: Monsters

Related Movies: Dead Snow

15. The Possession of Michael King


Released: 2014

Found Footage Horror Theme: Demons

Related Movies: Exeter

14. Behind the Mask: The Rise and Fall of Leslie Vernon


Released: 2006

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: The Hills Run Red

13. As Above, So Below


Released: 2014

Found Footage Horror Theme: Exploration

Related Movies: Catacombs

12. The Last Horror Movie


Released: 2003

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: Red, White & Blue

11. The Last Exorcism


Released: 2010

Found Footage Horror Theme: Demons

Related Movies: Kill List

10. Man Bites Dog


Released: 1992

Found Footage Horror Theme: Murder

Related Movies: Calvaire

9. Cannibal Holocaust


Released: 1980

Found Footage Horror Theme: Cannibalism

Related Movies: Cannibal Ferox

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8. Unfriended


Released: 2015

Found Footage Horror Theme: Social Media

Related Movies: #Horror

7. Cloverfield


Released: 2008

Found Footage Horror Theme: Monsters

Related Movies: 10 Cloverfield Lane

6. The Taking of Deborah Logan


Released: 2014

Found Footage Horror Theme: Demons

Related Movies: Dementia

5. The Sacrament


Released: 2013

Found Footage Horror Theme: Cult

Related Movies: Martha Marcy May Marlene

4. Paranormal Activity


Released: 2007

Found Footage Horror Theme: Demons

Related Movies: Insidious

This movie features in the .

3. Diary of the Dead


Released: 2007

Found Footage Horror Theme: Zombies

Related Movies: Survival of the Dead

2. REC


Released: 2007

Found Footage Horror Theme: Zombies

Related Movies: Quarantine

1. Blair Witch Project


Released: 1999

Found Footage Horror Theme: Witches

Related Movies: Lords of Salem

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