hr Paranormal Activity 3 1 New Trailer & Twitter Competition For Paranormal Activity 3

Paramount Pictures has released this new trailer for ‘Paranormal Activity 3,’ the next installment in the highly successful Paranormal Activity series. The ‘Catfish’ team of Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman have come aboard to direct the film. Fingers crossed Joost and Schulman can provide some fresh perspective for this series, the previous two were a bit one note for me. ‘Paranormal Activity 2′ was directed by Tod Williams and collected a hefty $156 million worldwide upon its release on a $3 million production budget. The original, directed by Oren Peli, earned $193 million at the box office on a $15,000 budget. ‘Paranormal Activity 3′ is set to hit cinemas October 21st. In related news Paramount Pictures have released the following information on how you can “Tweet To See it First.”

In an unprecedented move, Paramount Pictures will debut PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 3 exclusively in cities where the most fans “Tweet To See It First.” This first ever of its kind campaign launched today at 8:00 a.m. PDT and is open to fans worldwide. PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 3 will premiere on October 18th in the top 20 cities with the most tweets, 3 days before the film’s global release.

“The support of this franchise from the online community is phenomenal. We again look to reward them for that support by offering them the chance to see it first, this time expanding our reach globally,” said Rob Moore, Vice Chairman of Paramount Pictures.

To vote, fans can go to www.ParanormalMovie.com and select their city from a global map, which will also serve as the point of entry to create a tweet with a special set of hash tags that link directly to twitter. Once a tweet posts, it counts as a vote. A leader board will show the top 20 global markets in real-time.

The “Tweet To See It First” competition is available to audiences worldwide and ends at 11:59 p.m. PDT on Thursday, October 13th. The top 20 cities will be announced on Friday, October 14th.