Top 38 Found Footage Films that Impressed & Influenced Me the Most

These are the found footage films that impressed and/or influenced me the most from adolescence till recently. They’re not necessarily the ones I consider to be the greatest or most realistic ever made, it’s a highly subjective list of the found footage films that marked my life.

The first 10 are ranked, followed by the next 15 listed chronologically from 11th to 25th, followed by the next 13 listed chronologically from 26th to 38th.

  • The Blair Witch Project

    1

  • Exhibit A

    2

  • Zero Day

    3

  • Noroi: The Curse

    4

  • Home Movie

    5

  • M.O.M. Mothers of Monsters

    6

  • Death of a Vlogger

    7

  • Cloverfield

    8

  • Lake Mungo

    9

  • Cannibal Holocaust

    10

  • Butterfly Kisses

    11

  • Followed

    12

  • Found Footage 3D

    13

  • Project Almanac

    14

  • As Above, So Below

    15

  • Creep

    16

  • The Den

    17

  • Chronicle

    18

  • Grave Encounters

    19

  • Hollow

    20

  • The Last Exorcism

    21

  • [REC]²

    22

  • Paranormal Activity

    23

  • Alone With Her

    24

  • The Alien Autopsy

    25

  • The Visit

    26

  • Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

    27

  • Unfriended

    28

  • V/H/S/2

    29

  • Feed A

    30

  • V/H/S

    31

  • Paranormal Activity 3

    32

  • Atrocious

    33

  • Snuff: A Documentary About Killing on Camera

    34

  • [REC]

    35

  • Alive in Joburg

    36

  • Ghostwatch

    37