Backwoods movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant backwoods movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic, serious and scary films and TV shows about / with backwoods, murder, forest, danger, violence, supernatural, blood, death, female nudity and wilderness plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as backwoods: The Frozen (2012), The Final Terror (1983), Albino Farm (2009), One Way Trip (2011), Dark (2017), Cannibal Diner (2012), Spell (2020), Back Roads (2018), Dead Night (2017), Army of One (2020).

List of backwoods movies

 4.3
 2K
The Frozen (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a harrowing snowmobile accident, a young couple is stranded in the woods and must survive while waiting for help to arrive. Events take a turn for the worse after the disappearance of Emma's boyfriend, leaving her on her own not only to ...
Style: suspense, psychological thriller, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: lost in the woods, snow, stranded, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wilderness, stalking, backwoods, fear, accident, isolation, hiding, plot twist ...
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The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, it becomes anything but a vacation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, psycho film, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, slasher, fugitives, stalking, group of friends, in the woods, serial killer, youth, deadly, gory, river ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: southern california, california
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 3.8
 1K
Albino Farm (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College students exploring the Ozark Mountains for a school assignment, stumble upon a group of scary, redneck cave-dwellers.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, small town, backwoods, danger, mutant, confined, deadly, isolation, mountain, student, farm, group of friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, missouri
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 4.5
 625
One Way Trip (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Eight young people drive to the Swiss Jura region, food and tents in the trunk. It's autumn and high season for a magic mushroom that grows there - the reason for their trip. After a few problems they arrive at the desired location deep in the ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: backwoods, slasher, characters killed one by one, torture, mushroom, road trip, group of friends, hallucination, forest, autumn, garden shears
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 8.8
 285K
Dark (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: A missing child causes four families to help each other for answers. What they could not imagine is that this mystery would be connected to innumerable other secrets of the small town.
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: time travel, time machine, time loop, missing child, investigation, disappearance, small town, corpse, mysterious past, deja vu, alternate dimension, family relations ...
Time: year 1986, 50s, 80s, contemporary, year 2019 ...
Place: germany, chernobyl
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 2.2
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Cannibal Diner (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A group of models find themselves trapped in a factory inhabited by a cannibalistic degenerated family.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: factory, monster, deadly, youth, best friends, danger, confined, gory, backwoods, in the woods, lost in the woods, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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 5.5
 3K
Spell (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A father survives a plane crash in rural Appalachia, but becomes suspicious of the elderly couple who take him in to nurse him back to health with the ancient remedies.
Style: psychological, serious, dark, weird, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: voodoo doll, prisoner, cult, witch doctor, plane crash, backwoods, escape, supernatural horror, paranormal phenomena, husband, evil, wife ...
Time: contemporary
Place: appalachia
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 6.5
 3K
Back Roads (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young man cares for his younger sisters after their mother is imprisoned for murdering their abusive father. When he strikes up an affair with a married woman, long-dormant family secrets bubble to the surface.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: older woman younger man sex, murder, family secret, family secrets, sibling relationship, backwoods, abusive father, danger, crimes, older woman younger man relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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 4.3
 1K
Dead Night (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A caring mother loses her sanity, setting off a chain of events resulting in tragedy and murder. The story of Casey Pollack unfolds from two very different perspectives when one night in the woods culminates in absolute terror.
Style: scary, bleak, dark, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: backwoods, witch, supernatural, family in danger, paranoia, mass murder, parents and children, supernatural power, suspicion, violence, killing spree, murder ...
Place: usa
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 5.2
 2K
Army of One (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Out hiking, Special Forces Brenner Baker stumbles onto a Cartel's compound. Her husband's killed and she's left for dead. The Cartel made two mistakes, killed her husband and left her alive. They won't live to make another.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: left for dead, female soldier, backwoods, one woman army, tough heroes, lone hero, danger, one man army, rebel, criminal's revenge, cruelty, arms dealing ...
Place: alabama
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Psychos in the Woods (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A motley group of friends go camping in a remote forest where people have been disappearing for several years. What starts as an innocent weekend of fun turns into an ordeal of backwoods terror as a group of psychotic wood-dwellers starts stalking ...
Style: suspense, brutal, serious, sadistic
Plot: psycho killer, wilderness, murder, violence, torture, forest, backwoods, danger, punk rocker, knife, witch, stoner ...
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Hell's Drifter (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A malevolent vagrant decides to make life hell for an injured accident victim.
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: drifter, stranded, held captive, abduction, trapped, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, maniac, revenge, mind game, loner, murder, isolation ...
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Stomping Ground (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ben and Annie are a young couple on a weekend trip to Annie's small North Carolina hometown who, after meeting a charming old friend, embark on an impromptu 'Bigfoot hunt' that threatens both their relationship and their lives.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: sasquatch, lost in the woods, cryptozoology, wilderness, creature, monster, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, backwoods, bigfoot, survival, hunting, forest ...
Place: north carolina
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 4.2
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The Undertow (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Six friends enter the strange town of Old Mines for a weekend float trip. They quickly realize that the town is not friendly to strangers, and they are pressured to leave by the police. When the friends decide to continue their float trip anyway, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, macabre, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, small town, survival, psychopath, serial killer, gory, wilderness, family in danger, danger, supernatural, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Fever Night aka Band of Satanic Outsiders (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Elliot (Peter Tullio), Warren (Philip Marlatt) and Terry (Melanie Rose Wilson) dabble in Satanism and hold a ritual in an abandoned woods. When nothing happens, they return to their car only to find that it won't start. An accident happens, ...
Style: suspenseful, psychedelic, suspense, bleak, surreal ...
Plot: mystery, supernatural, danger, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals, isolation, graphic violence, in the woods, cult, demon, pursuit, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.8
 819
Midnight (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenage girl runs away from home because police officer/stepfather puts the moves on her. Hitchhiking to California, she's picked up by two guys who are also traveling cross-country. Along the way, they decide to camp out in the woods and run ...
Style: psychotronic, satanic, demonic, cult film
Plot: satanic cult, backwoods, impersonation, police officer killed, psychopathic killer, hell on earth, hitchhiking, slashing, bear trap, slasher killer, killing spree, slashed to death ...
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania
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 6.7
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Sudden Fury (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fred is a psychotic entrepreneur who hopes to convince his wife Janet to invest in a shady land deal. The wife refuses, and the couple continue their heated argument while driving through the Ontario backwoods. When their car crashes, Janet is ...
Plot: murder, gas station, car, backwoods, car accident, cheating wife, countryside, marital problem, road accident, police, farm, murder by shooting ...
Place: ontario canada
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Poor Pretty Eddie (1975)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A wrong turn on a jazz singer's road trip results in her car breaking down near an isolated lodge run by a faded starlet and a young, homicidal Elvis impersonator.
Style: offbeat, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: rivalry, psychopath, injustice, racism, woman in danger, wedding, backwoods, rape, redneck, car, survival, hotel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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 4.7
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Preacherman (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Phony backwoods preacher Amos T. Huxley stays in a small North Carolina town long enough to fleece his congregation, swindle the profits from a moonshine still, and seduce dumb blonde Mary Lou. Mary Lou's ex-boyfriend becomes suspicious of the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: moonshine, preacher, exploitation, backwoods, voyeur, pickup truck, redneck, truck, wanted, nudity (full frontal - brief), sneezing, caught having sex ...
Time: 70s
Place: southern usa, north carolina
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 6.6
 64K
The Gift (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When a local woman disappears and the police can't seem to find any leads, her father turns to a poor young woman with psychic powers. Slowly she starts having visions of the woman chained and in a pond. Her visions lead to the body and the ...
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, macabre, scary, suspense ...
Plot: psychic, foreknowledge, fortune teller, extrasensory perception, clairvoyant, murder, investigation, missing person, sheriff, violence, family relations, child abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
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Footrot Flats: The Dog's Tale (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Australia, New Zealand
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Featuring the characters from Murray Ball's "Footrot Flats", (New Zealands most beloved local cartoon strip ). Questions to be answered include: Will Wal Footrot win the affections of Cheeky Hobson over the sleazy Spit Murphy? Will ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, cult film
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: hairdresser, river, farm, backwoods, countryside, boy and dog, love, dog, farming, friendship, small town, small town life ...
Place: new zealand
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The Ghost from Hovrino (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: November 11, 2011 -- four men with a video camera went to Hovrino's forest to make a movie about a ghost. Kirill Alex -- 1981 year of birth. Roman Mirniy -- 1981 year of birth. Anton Vaganov -- 1981 year of birth. Artem Varanov -- 1990 year ...
Style: enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: found footage, supernatural, disappearance, no survivors, on the road, video camera, forest, male friendship, camera, friendship between men, backwoods, lost in the woods ...
Time: year 2011
Place: russia
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 3.2
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Rootwood (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on the screenplay by Mario Von Czapiewski (Cannibal Diner), Rootwood follows two students who host "The Spooky Hour," a podcast about paranormal phenomena and urban legends. When they are hired by Hollywood film producer Laura Benott ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: forest, monster, friendship, murder, tree, blonde, darkness, hollywood, trailer, legends and myths, backwoods, supernatural ...
Place: los angeles
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 4.3
 2K
Centigrade (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological thriller, realistic
Plot: stranded, trapped, pregnant woman, couples, loss of job, birth, argument, snow, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear, blizzard, accident ...
Place: norway
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 6.6
 1K
Nightbeasts (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A father and son on a weekend hunting trip encounter supernatural horror in the woods.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: sasquatch, creature, forest, supernatural, killing spree, father son relationship, legend, wilderness, bigfoot, creature feature, hunting, survival ...
Place: southern usa
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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: dark humor, humorous, absurd, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: death, nothing goes right, friends, vacation, in the woods, youth, student, buddies, disorder, accidental killing, cabin in the woods, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia, usa
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Abducted II: The Reunion (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: kidnapping, camping, mountain man, backwoods, helicopter, topless, murder, female nudity
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 5.3
 295
Plank Face (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man is taken captive by a feral family in the deep woods. They are determined to transform him, body and mind, into one of their own -- whether he likes it or not.
Plot: hillbilly, backwoods, mutation, axe, sexual assault, rapist, feral man, bdsm, male rape, female rapist, s&m, testicles ...
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 6.9
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Melanie (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A backwoods, illiterate young woman from Arkansas battles to regain custody of her son from her estranged husband who feels she is an unfit mother. In the process, she falls in love with a struggling musician who helps her cause.
Plot: illiteracy, backwoods, mother love, romance, divorce, child custody
Place: arkansas
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Savage Encounter (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A honeymooning couple take a vacation in a remote country bungalow. Before long, they’re visited by two backwoods psychos. Terror, assault, and rape are inevitable. The U.S. video release from Genesis (released in 1988 under the title DEMON LUST) ...
Plot: hillbilly, rape and revenge, rape, sexploitation, backwoods, exploitation, rape revenge, sleaze, hick, revenge, supernatural
Place: south africa
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