In the woods movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant in the woods movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense and realistic films and TV shows about / with forest, danger, survival, chase, deadly, brutality, escapades, storytelling, dialogue and mentor plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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in the woods movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as in the woods: Backcountry (2014), Shrooms (2007), Into the Woods (2014), The Blair Witch Project (1999), Grimm (2003), The Secret of Kells (2009), A Lonely Place to Die (2011), Eden Lake (2008), The Cabin in the Woods (2011), Dog Soldiers (2002).

List of in the woods movies

 6.0
 21K
Backcountry (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, forest, dangerous animal, bear attack, camping, nature, bear, wilderness, lost, isolation, lost in the woods, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 4.6
 17K
Shrooms (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Denmark
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of American teens comes Ireland to visit an Irish school friend who takes them on a camping trip in search of the local, fabled magic mushrooms. When the hallucinations start taking hold, the panicked friends are attacked by ghostly ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Plot: mushroom, murder, forest, uncover truth, nothing goes right, bad trip, isolation, psychedelia, psychopath, crimes, drugs, self defense ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
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 5.9
 140K
Into the Woods (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In a woods filled with magic and fairy tale characters, a baker and his wife set out to end the curse put on them by their neighbor, a spiteful witch.
Style: fairy tale, stylized, melancholic, talky, lyrical ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, cinderella, forest, curse, lost in the woods, moral ambiguity, redemption, vengeance ...
Place: new jersey
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The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, fear, lost in the woods, videotaping, mysterious place, panic, friends, wilderness, forest, supernatural, survival, urban legend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: maryland, usa
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 6.3
 2K
Grimm (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: One cold winter's day, Jacob and his sister Marie are abandoned in a wood by their out-of-work father. In his jacket Jacob finds a letter from their mother urging them to go to her brother in Spain. Once in Spain, it turns out that their uncle ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, atmospheric, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: forest, family life, parents and children, survival, family relations, dark humor, escape, siblings relations, couple relations, couples, car chase, dancing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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The Secret of Kells (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Belgium, France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Adventure awaits 12 year old Brendan who must fight Vikings and a serpent god to find a crystal and complete the legendary Book of Kells. In order to finish Brother Aiden's book, Brendan must overcome his deepest fears on a secret quest that ...
Style: stylized, exciting, fairy tale, serious, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fairy, legends and myths, good versus evil, monastery, heroic mission, self discovery, monk, forest, sea monster, obsessive quest, young heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: ireland, europe
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A Lonely Place to Die (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of five mountaineers are hiking and climbing in the Scottish Highlands when they discover a young Serbian girl buried in a small chamber in the wilderness. They become caught up in a terrifying game of cat and mouse with the kidnappers as ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, hiking, mountaineer, kidnapping, wilderness, child in peril, hunt down, extreme sport, rescue, ransom, group of criminals, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
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 6.7
 83K
Eden Lake (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: forest, survival, torture, youth, sadism, murder, chase, camping, gang, fear, weekend, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom
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The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Five college friends spend the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.
Style: scary, mind bending, surreal, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: dark humor, creature, deathtrap, death, monster, zombie, supernatural, cabin in the woods, survival, fear, trapped, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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 6.8
 59K
Dog Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A squad of British soldiers on training in the lonesome Scottish wilderness find a wounded Special Forces captain and the remains of his team. As they encounter zoologist Megan, it turns out that werewolves are active in the region. They have to ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, soldier, beast, full moon, forest, wilderness, showdown, survival, deadly creature, survival horror, british army, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands, wales, england
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 6.9
 368K
Maleficent (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading ...
Style: fairy tale, dark fantasy, captivating, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: fairy, witch, magical, imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, princess, disney, villain, heroine, queen ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, france, scotland
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 5.4
 112K
Red Riding Hood (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Valerie is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter, but her parents have arranged for her to marry another man – who is wealthy. Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter plan to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, dark fantasy, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: werewolf, dangerous attraction, supernatural, love and romance, legends and myths, fall in love, village life, social relations, animal attack, deadly creature, hunt down, village ...
Time: middle ages
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Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: humorous, absurd, unusual plot structure, funny, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dark humor, nothing goes right, death, vacation, disorder, youth, friends, student, accidental killing, peril, buddies, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
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Siberia, Monamour (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Siberia. Late autumn. In taiga, in the deserted village there lives an old man Ivan & his seven-year-old grandson Leshia. A pack of feral dogs devours everything alive in the neighborhood. One of these dogs is Leshia's best friend. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: elderly, golden years, survival, orphan, wilderness, isolation, life is a bitch, forest, dangerous animal, change of heart, missing person, farm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
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A Walk in the Woods (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After spending two decades in England, Bill Bryson returns to the U.S., where he decides the best way to connect with his homeland is to hike the Appalachian Trail with one of his oldest friends.
Style: light, humorous, scenic, road movie, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: hiking, elderly, friendship, camping, friends, escapades, camping trip, adventure, wilderness, forest, old friend, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: usa, appalachia, california
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 4.7
 16K
Final Girl (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Veronica, the new girl in town, is lured into the woods by a group of senior boys looking to make her a victim. But the boys don't know that Veronica's been trained to handle herself in surprisingly lethal ways.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psycho, survival, young heroes, graphic violence, forest, murder, youth, on the run, teenage life, rivalry, hunting, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.1
 10K
Bambi II (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Return to the forest and join Bambi as he reunites with his father, The Great Prince, who must now raise the young fawn on his own. But in the adventure of a lifetime, the proud parent discovers there is much he can learn from his spirited young son.
Style: touching, feel good, sincere, emotional, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, deer, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, self discovery, wilderness, animals, forest, family relations, friends, bully ...
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I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: brutal, disturbing, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, rape and revenge, gang rape, rapist, vengeance, rape revenge, sexual humiliation, strong violent content, woman in danger, torture, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight ...
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, fairy tale, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: talking animals, owl, adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, heroic mission, family, heroes, anthropomorphism, save the kingdom, bird, animal life ...
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 5.5
 106K
Friday the 13th (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ignoring the warnings of the locals, a group of teenage camp counselors takes on the job of reopening Camp Crystal Lake — on Friday the 13th no less, and raise the ire of Jason Voorhees, a masked, homicidal maniac.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: psychopath, masked killer, serial murder, torture, death, serial killer, murder, forest, human monster, vengeance, violence spree, back from the dead ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 7.4
 16K
Brickleberry (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Brickleberry National Park is facing closure, but not if the park’s dysfunctional park rangers can help it! “Brickleberry,” an animated half-hour series, follows the crazy bunch of park rangers as they do their worst to keep the park running. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, park ranger, workplace situations, workplace, talking animals, sexual tension, friendship, satire, lesbian, escapades, disorder, supportive coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Secret of Moonacre (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hungary, UK, France, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When 13 year old Maria Merryweather's father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn't know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, captivating, fairy tale, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, young heroes, adventure, orphan, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, family relations, youth, family, estate, heroes ...
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 4.0
 2K
Grizzly Park (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A giant grizzly bear stalks 8 troubled young adults and a park ranger in a forest reserve called Grizzly Park after making the demise of an escaped serial killer.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, slasher
Plot: grizzly bear, youth, survival, dangerous animal, confined, forest, stalking, mind game, isolation, wilderness, animal attack, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
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 5.5
 92K
Dreamcatcher (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Four boyhood pals perform a heroic act and are changed by the powers they gain in return. Years later, on a hunting trip in the Maine woods, they're overtaken by a vicious blizzard that harbors an ominous presence. Challenged to stop an alien ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, plague, supernatural, friends, first contact, evil alien, mind control, supernatural ability, forest, foreknowledge, alien encounter, alien ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: maine, usa, boston, massachusetts
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 7.1
 401K
Brave (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently ...
Style: fairy tale, light, humorous, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: disney, princess, happy ending, witch, adventure, queen, family, kingdom, archery, courage, magical, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands
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 5.5
 6K
Thale (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Norwegian folklore turns out to be real when Leo and Elvis encounter a girl called Thale in a basement. A regular cleaning job turns into a struggle for survival, while they're trying to figure out what or who Thale is. Could Thale be a ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, legends and myths, supernatural, survival, confinement indoors, forest, creature, wrong place wrong time, isolation, confined, female nudity, secret place ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
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 5.4
 10K
In Fear (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Driving, lost and tormented in the night, primal fears of the dark and the unknown give way to fear that you have let the evil in, or that it is already there.
Style: suspenseful, scary, twists and turns, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, psychopath, stranger, survival, forest, fear, wilderness, dark secret, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, road trip, paranoia, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, ireland
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 5.2
 9K
Exists (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of friends who venture into the remote Texas woods for a party weekend find themselves stalked by Bigfoot.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: sasquatch, forest, bigfoot, survival, creature, supernatural, legends and myths, isolation, characters killed one by one, loss of friend, found footage, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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 4.7
 6K
Preservation (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three family members head deep into the woods for a hunting trip that doubles as a distraction from their troubles at home. When all of their gear is stolen, they turn on each other, but soon realize there are much more treacherous forces at work.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: survival, survival horror, manhunt, forest, child with gun, stalking, couple relations, escapades, masked killer, teenage boy, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.1
 4K
Manhunt (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Its the summer of 1974. Four friends have planned a recreational weekend hiking and camping in the forest. At a remote truck stop they pick up an anxious hitchhiker who only after a short ride demands they stop the vehicle. She is clearly frightened ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, scary, realistic ...
Plot: forest, survival, chase, friends, manhunt, escapades, hitchhiker, bondage, friendship, brutality, backwoods, redneck ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe
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