The Cabin In The Woods

The Cabin In The Woods

The Cabin In The Woods

Genre conventions are turned on their head in this meta-horror written by geek God Joss Whedon (The Avengers)...

Five college friend cliches (the jock, the hottie, the pot-smoking conspiracy theorist etc) stay in a remote cabin in the woods when ghostly and murderous events begin to unfold. Stars Anna Hutchison (Go Girls) and Chris Hemsworth (Thor) alongside Oscar-nominated Richard Jenkins (The Visitor) and Bradley Whitford from The West Wing.

2012Rating: R16, contains violence, horror, drug use and offensive language95 minsUSA
Horror
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A Cabin with more than just 4 walls!

The Geets (greats): This movie serves as the right mix of all the clichés of Horror movies popularised from early 80's to modern times. The filmmakers clearly understood the framework within which to create this movie by borrowing heavily from many Horror classics as well as popularised movies. It is rare to find movies like this and Scream, where Horror...

4.0

Joss should make more like this...

A cleverly twisted horror movie that doesn't need to be terrifying to be good. Does a similar thing to the horror genre as 'Scream' did back in the 90s. Surprises me how this movie wasn't made 20 years ago - totally original.

5.0

Boring

Sorry - it was boring! So so so boring!

1.0

Wow!

No Spoilers. This movie completely succeeded by expectations. One of the most original and entertaining horror movies i have ever seen!!! Acting writing directing is all fantastic and i highly recommend this to anyone who is waiting for a good horror movie. A superb directorial debut from Drew Goddard. I wont say too much on the movie because i do not want...

5.0

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A Cabin with more than just 4 walls!

The Geets (greats): This movie serves as the right mix of all the clichés of Horror movies popularised from early 80's to modern times. The filmmakers clearly understood the framework within which to create this movie by borrowing heavily from many Horror classics as well as popularised movies. It is rare to find movies like this and Scream, where...

4.0

Joss should make more like this...

A cleverly twisted horror movie that doesn't need to be terrifying to be good. Does a similar thing to the horror genre as 'Scream' did back in the 90s. Surprises me how this movie wasn't made 20 years ago - totally original.

5.0

Boring

Sorry - it was boring! So so so boring!

1.0

Wow!

No Spoilers. This movie completely succeeded by expectations. One of the most original and entertaining horror movies i have ever seen!!! Acting writing directing is all fantastic and i highly recommend this to anyone who is waiting for a good horror movie. A superb directorial debut from Drew Goddard. I wont say too much on the movie because i do not...

5.0