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October 26, 2009 11:15 ET

Paranormal Activity: The US Sensation Takes No 1 at the US Box Office Ahead of Saw VI!


"'Paranormal Activity' is one of the scariest movies of all time." BLOODY-DISGUSTING

"So terrifying you'll sleep with the lights on forever" - TOTAL FILM

"The entire auditorium was freaked out of their minds...people were physically shaken." DREAD CENTRAL

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Oct. 26, 2009) - Fast becoming the biggest box office phenomenon of the year, the microbudgeted horror picture "Paranormal Activity" toppled "Saw VI" to win the weekend at $22 million from 1,945 theaters. The cumulative current US box office is $62.5 million!!

Based on true events, this frightening and supernatural film portrays the story of Katie and Micah, a carefree couple who become haunted by an unseen presence in their house. They decide to investigate the increasingly bizarre and escalating intrusions by setting up a video camera to capture evidence of the demonic presence in their house, only to find much more than they ever imagined

Paramount Pictures Presents A Blumhouse Production A Film by Oren Peli "Paranormal Activity" starring Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Mark Fredrichs, Amber Armstrong and Ashley Palmer. The film was directed, written and edited by Oren Peli. The film was produced by Jason Blum and Oren Peli. The executive producer is Steven Schneider. The co-producers are Toni Taylor and Amir Zbeda.

PARANORMAL ACTIVITY will open in cinemas everywhere across the UK 25th November 2009
Certificate 15 / Running Time 85 minutes

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