Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)

The Paranormal Activity series grows with this fifth entry from Paramount Pictures. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: October 23, 2015
DVD Release Date: January 12, 2016
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension ties up some of the franchise's lingering questions, but six films into the series, the thrills are mostly gone.

Joshua Rothkopf
Time Out

Such a tepid failure that it triggers catcalls from paying audiences.

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Bilge Ebiri
New York Magazine/Vulture

If only Ghost Dimension spent more time in the ghost dimension and less time in the people dimension, we might have had something.

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Candice Frederick
Reel Talk Online

PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE GHOST DIMENSION does what every other movie in the franchise has failed to do--tell a story.

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Devan Coggan
Entertainment Weekly

If this is the last in the series, then the franchise has succeeded in going out with a bang - a bunch of them, actually, and at least a couple should have you involuntarily twitching in your seat.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

This series jumped the shark - maybe that should be jumped the dark? - following its not-bad third chapter.

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Sonny Bunch
Washington Free Beacon

Paranormal Activity's shtick has clearly run its course.

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Andy Webster
New York Times

Those seeking closure to what continuity there has been will go home mostly disappointed.

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Noel Murray
Los Angeles Times

At its most basic level, the "Paranormal Activity" formula still has some kick, with its combination of creepy lo-fi video and tasteful suburbia creating some strong, unsettling dissonance.

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Francesca Rudkin
New Zealand Herald

As far as the greatly anticipated reveals, they're a little underwhelming too, although sure to give fans the payoff they need so they can put this franchise to bed.

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Flixster Audience Score: 27% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Scene: two people in a dark room, one with a vidcamera filming the other. There's a noise and the camera jerks into the dark spaces. Actor voice #1: Did… More
Dann Michalski
An abysmal mess, Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension is a completely inept horror film. Interconnecting itself with part 3, the story follows the new… More
Christopher Breen
See more reviews like this at I want to start off by saying that this movie is disappointing in every sense of the word. This is the… More
Jesse Ortega
I was gonna start off this review by saying how the mighty have fallen but, let's be fair, the Paranormal Activity franchise was never mighty. The first… More
Gimly M.
The Paranormal Activity franchise, which has, in my opinion, never been very good, is at its worst in "The Ghost Dimension" (or at the very least,… More
Stephen Skudlarek
Has some decent ideas, but mostly just recycles stuff from the other movies, and it doesn't even do that well. This is basically just a train wreck.