'Unfriended' may sound dumb, but it's actually brilliant


Unfriended is a horror movie that takes place entirely on a laptop screen, and it uses a visual language that will be most familiar to young viewers who practically lives their lives online already.

Jonah Hill and James Franco have costarred in one previous movie together: This Is The End, a self-kidding apocalyptic comedy where they played ridiculous versions of themselves. Given their mutual connections to Judd Apatow and company, it seems like 

Unfriended hits theaters today, and while it seems easy to reduce the movie's elevator pitch down to “I Know What You Did Last Summer meets Paranormal Activity with webcams,” it's really part of a much more important cultural tradition. The ever

Unfriended hits theaters today, and while it seems easy to reduce the movie's elevator pitch down to “I Know What You Did Last Summer meets Paranormal Activity with webcams,” it's really part of a much more important cultural tradition. The ever

MTV Review | Unfriended. WARNING: Watching this horror movie could change your online habits forever 17:25, Thursday, 16 April 2015. By Katherine Raymond. Plot: We all know that things you post online can come back to haunt you…