Forest movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant forest movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary and bleak films and TV shows about / with forest, danger, murder, blood, supernatural, survival, violence, death, family relations and monster plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
forest movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as forest: The Village (2004), Into the Forest (2015), Gretel & Hansel (2020), Wildling (2018), It Comes at Night (2017), Eden Lake (2008), Spider Forest (2004), Blair Witch (2016), The Forest (2017), Wind River (2017).

List of forest movies

The Village (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a willful young man tries to venture beyond his sequestered Pennsylvania hamlet, his actions set off a chain of chilling incidents that will alter the community forever.
Style: surprise ending, atmospheric, captivating, twists and turns, romantic ...
Plot: forest, isolation, plot twist, village life, utopia, mysterious place, blind character, village, secret, mystery, fear, creature ...
Time: 2000s, 19th century, 1890s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, new england
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Into the Forest (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, two young women who live in a remote ancient forest discover the world around them is on the brink of an apocalypse. Informed only by rumor, they fight intruders, disease, loneliness & starvation.
Style: disturbing, melancholic, bleak, futuristic, canadian science fiction ...
Plot: forest, post apocalyptic, survival, power outage, post apocalypse, strong female character, distopia, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, fire, isolation, sibling relationship ...
Time: future
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Gretel & Hansel (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Ireland, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.
Style: fairy tale, dark, captivating, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: forest, witch, good versus evil, witchcraft, brother sister relationship, danger, supernatural power, supernatural, lost, brutality, supernatural ability, country ...
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Wildling (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman held in captivity discovers the realities of truth and lies in the outside world.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, sentimental, suspense, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, transformation, freedom, single parent, survival, tragic event, sheriff, captive, werewolf, social misfits, teenage girl, mysterious past ...
Time: 2010s
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It Comes at Night (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.
Style: suspense, brutal, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: pandemic, post apocalypse, forest, infected, fear, paranoia, nightmare, hopelessness, murder, survival, family relations, desperation ...
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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: bleak, brutal, suspense, bad ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, torture, gang, youth, forest, fear, in the woods, chase, murder, slasher, death of protagonist, camping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Spider Forest (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A recently widowed TV producer is drawn to an isolated cabin in a mysterious woods. KANG Min regains his consciousness 14 days after brain surgery following a mysterious accident he had in the forest. Shockingly enough, the first thing he says is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: forest, murder, ghost, mystery, supernatural, uncover truth, violent death, danger, deadly, police investigation, life is a bitch, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
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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, suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, lost in the woods, forest, death, fear, missing person, friendship, tree, chase, hostage, violence, mercilessness ...
Time: 2010s, 80s
Place: maryland
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The Forest (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: In a small quiet village in the Ardennes, a sixteen-year-old girl disappears into the forest after calling her teacher in the middle of the night. Captain Gaspard Deker, a former soldier and newly arrived single father is conducting the ...
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, suspense, tense, twists and turns
Plot: forest, missing child, lost child, police, police investigation, secrets, twists & turns, vengeance, law enforcement, family relations, police detective, deception ...
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Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending, bleak, sentimental
Plot: investigation, murder, native american reservation, violence, snow, rape, mountain, forest, fbi, murder investigation, death, violence against women ...
Time: 2010s
Place: wyoming, united states, usa
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Over the Garden Wall (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
TV show
Story: Two brothers find themselves lost in a mysterious land and try to find their way home.
Style: feel good, atmospheric, bleak, inspirational, enigmatic ...
Audience: horror for children, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dark fantasy, siblings relations, forest, getting home, imaginary, adventure, family, escapades, adaptation, children, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: 80s
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The Ritual (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of college friends reunite for a trip to the forest, but encounter a menacing presence in the woods that's stalking them.
Style: bleak, disturbing, enigmatic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: ritual, supernatural horror, guilt, paganism, lost in the woods, survival, friends, creature, norse mythology, hiking, supernatural, sacrifice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
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The Sea of Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in a forest near Mt. Fuji and the two search for a way out.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough, touching ...
Plot: forest, suicidal, doctor, spirituality, funeral, suicide thoughts, suicide, regret, professor, loss of wife, anger, rescue ...
Place: tokyo, japan, mount fuji
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Girl in Woods (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a tragic accident Grace is lost and alone in the Smoky Mountains. Grace's struggle for survival is made more complicated by her troubled past. Battling the demons in her mind may be the only way to come out alive.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: forest, mental breakdown, survival, split personality, alone, childhood trauma, marriage proposal, suicide, paranoia, murder, lost, injury ...
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Koko-di Koko-da (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a couple goes on a trip to find their way back to each other, a sideshow artist and his shady entourage emerge from the woods, terrorizing them, luring them deeper into a maelstrom of psychological terror and humiliating slapstick.
Style: dark humor, tense, humorous, suspense
Plot: forest, camping, death, husband wife relationship, hospital, night, tent, couples, cat, gas station, peril, farce ...
Time: 2010s
Place: eastern europe
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Black Spot (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: In the small bordertown of Villefranche, lost in the heart of a large forest, crime rate is six times higher than elsewhere in the area. Each new crime Major Laurène Weiss solves with the help of her unusual team makes her sink deeper and deeper ...
Style: dark, bleak, atmospheric, suspense, scenic
Plot: forest, murder, investigation, small town, police, small town sheriff, missing child, mysterious event, secret, village, danger, nature ...
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Vampire Circus (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a spate of murders, the villagers of Schtettel kill the depraved perpetrator, Count Mitterhouse. Fifteen years later the Circus of Nights appeared in the plague-ridden village and its performers include Mitterhouse's mistress, children ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: vampire, forest, plague, circus, mysterious character, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, criminal's revenge, danger, good versus evil, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century
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Dead End (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Christmas Eve. On his way to his in-laws with his family, Frank Harrington decides to try a shortcut, for the first time in 20 years. It turns out to be the biggest mistake of his life.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, scary, surprise ending ...
Plot: forest, danger, wrong place wrong time, family relations, family problems, family, ghost, car, pregnancy, car accident, hallucination, marital argument ...
Time: contemporary
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Them (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lucas and Clementine live peacefully in their isolated country house, but one night they wake up to strange noise. They're not alone... and a group of hooded assailants begin to terrorize them throughout the night.
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: forest, couples, stranger, isolation, danger, teenage life, mystery, home invasion, violence, chase, murder, invasion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania, europe
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Timber Falls (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A weekend of camping in the mountains becomes an excursion into hell for a young couple, who become pawns in a grotesque plot hatched by deranged locals.
Style: scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: survival, isolation, forest, serial killer, psychopath, rescue, danger, murder, gory, slasher, confined, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
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The Son of Bigfoot (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenage outsider Adam sets out on an epic and daring quest to uncover the mystery behind his long-lost dad, only to find out that he is none other than the legendary Bigfoot! He has been hiding deep in the forest for years to protect himself and his ...
Style: captivating, colourful, twists and turns, funny
Plot: bigfoot, forest, supernatural ability, adventure, obsessive quest, villain, father, good versus evil, supernatural, happy ending, family, friends ...
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Ronia: The Robber's Daughter (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Ronya lives happily in her father's castle until she comes across a new playmate, Birk, in the nearby dark forest. The two explore the wilderness, braving dangerous Witchbirds and Rump-Gnomes. But when their families find out Birk and Ronja ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, captivating, exciting, modern fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, forest, family, family relations, palaces castles and temples, mischievous children, adventure, imaginary, parents and children, castle, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
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The Warrior's Way (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Western
Country: New Zealand, South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Asian assassin (Dong-gun Jang) is forced to hide in a small town in the American Badlands. Also starring Kate Bosworth, Danny Huston, Tony Cox and Academy Award winner Geoffrey Rush.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, light, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, good versus evil, small town, martial arts, forest, desert, heroes, deception, revenge, secret hideout, escapades, danger ...
Time: 19th century
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Hagazussa (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The dark legend of the young woman Albrun and her struggle to preserve her own sanity, and tries to explore the fine line between ancient magic, faith and madness at a time when pagan beliefs in witches and nature spirits spread fear and terror in ...
Style: rough, bleak, scenic
Audience: student film
Plot: superstition, forest, paranoia, witch, cabin in the woods, illness, mental illness, recluse, mother daughter relationship, society, curse, countryside ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: europe, alps
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The Hole in the Ground (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK, Belgium, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, dark, macabre ...
Plot: forest, doppelganger, boy, house, son, paranoia, pit, obsession, insanity, mother son relationship, small town, nightmare ...
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Harvey Beaks (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A mild-mannered young bird and his best friends, a pair of rambunctious siblings called Fee and Foo, seek adventure and mischief in the magical forest that they call home.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, sincere, not serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: forest, friendship, adventure, disorder, best friends, youth, mischievous children, escapades, animal life, anthropomorphism, family relations, in the woods ...
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Love at First Fight (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arnaud, facing an uncertain future and a dearth of choices in a small French coastal town, meets and falls for the apocalyptic-minded Madeleine, who joins an army boot camp to learn military and survival skills to prepare for the upcoming ...
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, light, sincere ...
Plot: forest, family business, military, love and romance, fall in love, teenage love, couples, coming of age, parents and children, disorder, summer, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, south of france
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Grave Halloween (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After inadvertently unleashing an ancient curse, a documentary crew of American exchange students is haunted by angry spirits in Japan's infamous Suicide Forest.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: ghost, forest, suicide, uncover truth, evil spirit, haunted by the past, vengeance, supernatural, danger, isolation, gory, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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The Woods (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in 1965 New England, a troubled girl encounters mysterious happenings in the woods surrounding an isolated girls school that she was sent to by her estranged parents.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disappearance, forest, danger, missing person, gory, boarding school, teenage life, police, hallucination, axe, isolation, slasher ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1965, 1960s, 80s
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The Pit (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Twelve year-old Jamie Benjamin is a solitary misunderstood boy in his preteens. His classmates pick on him, his neighbors think he's weird and his parents ignore him. But now Jamie has a secret weapon: deep in the woods he has discovered a deep ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, offbeat ...
Plot: forest, vengeance, danger, killer child, supernatural, mystery, violence spree, rivalry, supernatural power, mental illness, teddy bear, revenge ...
Time: 80s
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