Found footage movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant found footage movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious, tense and dark films and TV shows about / with found footage, camera, danger, death, supernatural, blood, murder, handheld camera, fear and deadly plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, Spain and other countries.
found footage
 412
found footage movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as found footage: As Above, So Below (2014), Grave Encounters (2011), [Rec] (2007), Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018), V/H/S (2012), The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007), V/H/S/2 (2013), Hell House LLC (2015), Cloverfield (2008), Megan Is Missing (2011).

List of found footage movies

As Above, So Below (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.
Style: dark, suspenseful, psychological, tense, philosophical ...
Plot: found footage, ancient mystery, supernatural, confined, archaeology, treasure hunt, ghost, escapades, claustrophobia, death, survival, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, iran
Is relevant ?
Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, abandoned hospital, paranormal, ghost, supernatural, paranormal investigation, claustrophobia, mental institution, maze, ghost hunter, afterlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 176K
[Rec] (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.
Style: scary, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: found footage, trapped, videotaping, quarantine, zombie, plague, characters in danger, infected, escapades, chaos, deadly creature, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, usa, europe
Is relevant ?
Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted ...
Style: dark, macabre, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: found footage, mental institution, fear, night, ghost, youth, paranormal, friends, paranormal activity, paranormal investigation, violent death, supernatural horror ...
Place: south korea
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 5.8
 62K
V/H/S (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a group of misfits is hired by an unknown third party to burglarize a desolate house and acquire a rare VHS tape, they discover more found footage than they bargained for.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, halloween, videotaping, survival, petty criminal, confined, burglary, juvenile delinquency, haunted house, demon, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998
Place: usa, arizona
Is relevant ?
The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house, they reveal a serial killer's decade-long reign of terror and become the most disturbing collection of evidence homicide detectives have ever ...
Style: macabre, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, serial killer, maniac, murder, psychopath, sadism, investigation, pedophilia, torture, torment, suffering, criminal psychologist ...
Time: year 2001
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 39K
V/H/S/2 (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Inside a darkened house looms a column of TVs littered with VHS tapes, a pagan shrine to forgotten analog gods. The screens crackle and pop endlessly with monochrome vistas of static white noise permeating the brain and fogging concentration. But ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, missing person, zombie, murder, videotaping, cannibalism, strong violent content, monster, violence, evil, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 14K
Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark, suspenseful, tense, brutal
Plot: found footage, dark secret, hanging, mysterious death, house, basement, brutality, abandoned hotel, halloween, tragic event, haunted house, investigation ...
Time: 2000s
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 392K
Cloverfield (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, found footage, giant monster, survival horror, quarantine, destruction, disaster, chaos, survival, fear, escape, monster terrorizes city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
Is relevant ?
Megan Is Missing (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Fictional drama based on actual events, about two teenage girls who encounter an Internet predator.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: found footage, internet, teenage girl, missing person, deathtrap, rape, perversity, best friends, torture, murder, bullying, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2007
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 25K
Creep 2 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After finding an ad online for “video work,” Sara, a video artist whose primary focus is creating intimacy with lonely men, thinks she may have found the subject of her dreams. She drives to a remote house in the forest and meets a man claiming ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: found footage, serial killer, murder, obsession, female nudity, escapades, violence, survival, brutality, runaway, fight, insanity ...
Is relevant ?
Unfriended: Dark Web (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: ​When a 20-something finds a cache of hidden files on his new laptop, he and his friends are unwittingly thrust into the depths of the dark web. They soon discover someone has been watching their every move and will go to unimaginable lengths to ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, facebook, characters killed one by one, hacking, cyberspace, threat, sign language, secret, lesbian relationship, secrets, supernatural, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 4.6
 24K
The Pyramid (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A team of U.S. archaeologists unearths an ancient pyramid buried deep beneath the Egyptian desert. As they search the pyramid's depths, they become hopelessly lost in its dark and endless catacombs. Searching for a way out, they become ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, intense, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pyramid, found footage, supernatural, monster, archaeologist, archeological dig, deadly creature, survival, egyptology, egyptian mythology, death, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2013
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
Is relevant ?
Noroi: The Curse (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A documentary filmmaker explores seemingly unrelated paranormal incidents connected by the legend of an ancient demon called the "kagutaba."
Style: scary, tense, serious, disturbing, dark ...
Plot: found footage, curse, investigation, journalist, occult, disappearance, demon, ghost, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals, fear, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 70s
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, tokyo
Is relevant ?
The Good Neighbor (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two high school filmmakers decide to create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: found footage, hidden camera, neighbor, court, home invasion, revenge, lawyer, voyeur, prank, basement, bullying, crime gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, year 2014, 2010s
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 11K
Willow Creek (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple ventures into the woods to capture footage of the elusive Bigfoot.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, tense ...
Plot: found footage, lost in the woods, sasquatch, forest, creature feature, camping, cryptozoology, couples, couple relations, isolation, hiking, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
Is relevant ?
 4.2
 2K
Evil Things (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's Miriam's 21st Birthday. As a birthday gift, Miriam's aunt Gail has decided to lend Miriam her beautiful country house for an entire weekend. Aunt Gail's country house is amazing. It's a four bedroom house surrounded by ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, stalking, missing person, survival, isolation, group of friends, murder, violence, mysterious death, trap, loss of control, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
Is relevant ?
 5.0
 5K
Atrocious (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Quintanilla family was found dead in their country side house. Police reported the existence of 37 hours of recorded evidence. The family traveled to their old farm house, where they investigated about the Legend of the Girl in the Garraf woods. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: found footage, supernatural, murder, country house, family vacation, investigation, urban legend, haunted by the past, amateur detective, dark past, family in danger, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
The Devil Inside (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, exorcism, demonic possession, possessed girl, death, uncover truth, investigation, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, supernatural, filmmaking, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989, year 2009, 80s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, vatican
Is relevant ?
 5.0
 45K
Blair Witch (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Students on a camping trip discover something sinister is lurking beyond the trees.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, tense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lost in the woods, supernatural, forest, found footage, death, missing person, friendship, tree, chase, violence, hostage, fear ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: maryland
Is relevant ?
Secret of Slenderman (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 64 min.
Story: After their bus broke down two friends, Sergey and Oksana, go into the woods, where they plan to reside in the cabin of Sergey's friend. Suddenly a monster starts to haunt them. A monster, which goes by the name of Slender Man...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, experimental ...
Plot: found footage, forest, monster, ghost, missing person, lost in the woods, road trip, mystery, uncover truth, russian, amateur, tourist ...
Time: year 2013
Place: russia
Is relevant ?
 3.3
 273
Tape_13 (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Young lovers Ann and Gero are travelling through Europe when their car breaks down in the Eifel mountains. Vinzent and Franz invite them to spend a carefree weekend partying in a remote holiday cabin. But after a playful ‘séance’ their initial ...
Plot: found footage, forest, ouija board, paranormal phenomena, night, multiculturalism, lost, young lovers, filmmaker, home movie, camera, looking at the camera ...
Is relevant ?
 3.6
 684
Reel Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Struggling filmmakers - Kennedy, Cory and James - finally catch the break they were looking for when they are hired to shoot a 'behind-the-scenes' documentary for a major studio production. But their dream job quickly turns into a ...
Style: scary, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: found footage, ghost, supernatural, escapades, hospital, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, filmmaker, doctor, nudity (full frontal - brief), confined, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
 5.0
 5K
Evidence (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ryan is making a documentary on his friend, Brett, about camping for the first time. However, once they begin camping, they discover that there is a mysterious figure that is hunting them.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, no music
Plot: found footage, forest, survival, supernatural, hysteria, fear, panic, wilderness, chase, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 55K
Apollo 18 (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage ...
Style: suspense, scary, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: astronaut, alien encounter, outer space, expedition, moon, found footage, nasa, space travel, moon landing, spacecraft, infection, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 2011, year 1970, year 1972 ...
Place: antarctica
Is relevant ?
Hell House LLC II: The Abaddon Hotel (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sequel picks up eight years since the opening night tragedy of HELL HOUSE LLC and still many unanswered questions remain. Thanks to an anonymous tip, an investigative journalist is convinced that key evidence is hidden inside the abandoned ...
Style: dark, suspenseful, brutal, bleak, tense
Plot: found footage, death, abandoned hotel, investigation, evil, dark secret, supernatural power, fear, journalism, murder, dark past, haunted house ...
Is relevant ?
Alien Abduction: Incident in Lake County (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a mysterious blackout, a son goes out to investigate and captures footage of actual aliens. When the aliens follow he and his brothers back to their home all hell breaks lose.
Plot: alien abduction, found footage, ufo, disappearance, abduction, conspiracy, alien, alcohol abuse, spacecraft, racism, widow, alcoholic ...
Is relevant ?
Diary of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of young film students run into real-life zombies while filming a horror movie of their own.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, back from the dead, found footage, chaos, death, survival, chase, cannibalism, filmmaker, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 27K
The Bay (2012)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two million fish washed ashore. One thousand blackbirds dropped from the sky. On July 4, 2009 a deadly menace swept through the quaint seaside town of Claridge, Maryland, but the harrowing story of what happened that Independence Day has never been ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parasite, plague, infection, ecological disaster, found footage, small town, chaos, catastrophe, hidden truth, chaos and mayhem, mayor, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: maryland, usa, california
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 10K
Hollow (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An old monastery in a small, remote village in Suffolk, England has been haunted by a local legend for centuries. Left in ruin and shrouded by the mystery of a dark spirit that wills young couples to suicide, the place has been avoided for years, ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, supernatural, legends and myths, friendship, monastery, village, mystery, brutality, friends, couples, couple relations, hanging ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
Is relevant ?