rural horror

Wrong Turn – USA, 2019

Wrong Turn is a forthcoming 2019 American backwoods horror feature film to be directed by Mike P. Nelson (The Domestics) from a screenplay by franchise creator Alan McElroy (Spawn; Halloween 4; The Vampire Diaries; The Night Shift) with Robert Kulzer producing. Constantin Film (Resident Evil movies)… Read More ›

Head Count – USA, 2018

‘There’s something strange going on here’ Head Count is a 2018 American paranormal horror feature film directed by Elle Callahan from a screenplay co-written with Michael Nadler. The Godmother Industries movie stars Isaac W. Jay, Ashley Morghan, Bevin Bru, Billy Meade,… Read More ›

Th’dread Rattlin’ – UK, 2018

‘Don’t go down to the woods today…’ Th’dread Rattlin’ is a 2018 British horror feature film written, produced, directed by and starring Al Carretta. The Nightpiece Media production also stars Megan Purvis, Melanie Barcelo and Chloé Booyens. University students investigate a noise… Read More ›

Exposure – USA, 2018

 ‘Nature is a haunted house’ Exposure is a 2018 American supernatural horror feature film edited and directed by Austin Snell from a screenplay co-written with Jake Jackson. The latter also handled the special effects makeup. The Sun Runner Films… Read More ›

Tumbbad – India, 2018

Tumbbad is a 2018 Indian supernatural horror fantasy feature film co-directed by Rahi Anil Barve and Adesh Prasad, plus creative director Anand Gandhi, from a screenplay co-written with Mitesh Shah. The movie stars Sohum Shah, Ronjini Chakraborty, Anita Date, Dhundiraj Prabhakar Jogalekar and Harish Khannaa…. Read More ›

Furry Nights – USA, 2016

‘They’re coming fur you’ Furry Nights is a 2016 American horror feature film written, produced, edited and directed by J. Zachary Thurman (short: 35mm). The movie stars Keith Dowsett, Amelia Haklerod, Allison Joy McDainiel, Maddison Stroud and J. Zachary Thurman. When… Read More ›

Weevil – Australia, 2018

‘How loud can you scream when all life has been sucked out?’ Weevil is a 2018 Australian horror feature film written and directed by Mark Lipkin. The Lipkin Films production stars Joshua Charles Dawe, Sheridan Morris-Flynn and Alex Given. Black Mountain National Park in… Read More ›

Pledges – USA, 2018

‘Welcome to Hell Week’ Pledges is a 2018 American science fiction horror feature film directed by D.J. Red from a screenplay by Bryan Binder (writer/director of Riddle Room) and editor Austin Reading (director of Darkness Rising). The Bump in the Night/Liquid Theory production… Read More ›

Midnight – USA, 1982

‘Keep telling yourself – it’s only a nightmare!’ Midnight – re-released as The Backwoods Massacre – is a 1982 American feature film written and directed by Night of the Living Dead co-writer John Russo. The movie was shot on location in rural… Read More ›

Dachra – Tunisia, 2018

Dachra is a 2018 Tunisian horror feature film written and directed by Abdelhamid Bouchnak. Yassmine, a Tunisian journalism student, is accompanied by her two male friends on a university assignment to solve the cold case of Mongia, a woman found… Read More ›

Blood Freak – USA, 1972

‘Only the blood of drug addicts can satisfy its thirst!’ Blood Freak is a 1972 American horror feature film, produced and directed by Brad F. Grinter (who also appears on screen as a narrator) and actor Steve Hawkes. It is “the world’s… Read More ›

Savage Weekend – USA, 1976

‘All they wanted was fun… what they got was terror… mayhem… murder! Savage Weekend is a 1976 American slasher horror feature film written, produced and directed by David Paulsen as The Upstate Murders and initially marketed as Killer Behind the Mask. The film features a repeated… Read More ›

Get Gone – USA, 2018

Get Gone is a 2018 American horror feature film written and directed by Michael Thomas Daniel. The movie stars Lin Shaye, Weston Cage, Robert Miano and Bradley Stryker. A hoax busting group go on a team-building retreat to Whiskey Flats, Oregon, and run into a… Read More ›

Hard Rock Zombies – USA, 1984

‘You can’t keep a good band down’ Hard Rock Zombies is a 1985 American comedy horror feature film directed by Krishna Shah from a screenplay co-written with David Allen Ball. The movie stars E.J. Curse, Geno Andrews, Sam Mann, Mick McMains, Lisa Toothman, Jennifer… Read More ›

Hurt – USA, 2018

‘Don’t open your eyes’ Hurt is a 2018 American horror film directed by Sonny Mallhi (Family Blood; Anguish; producer of At the Devil’s Door) from a screenplay co-written with Solomon Gray (short: Crybaby). The movie stars Emily Van Raay, Andrew Creer, Bradley Hamilton, Stephanie… Read More ›

Open 24 Hours – USA, 2018

‘Pray you never run out of gas…’ Open 24 Hours is a 2018 American horror feature film written and directed by Padraig Reynolds (The Devil’s Dolls; Rites of Spring). The movie stars Vanessa Grasse, Emily Tennant, Brendan Fletcher and Cole Vigue. Mary (Vanessa… Read More ›

Terrortory – USA, 2016

‘When they said don’t go in the woods they meant here’ Terrortory is a 2016 American anthology horror feature film written and directed by Dan Doran, Kevin Kangas and Mark Wenger. The movie stars Nadia White, Bianca Allaine and Johnny Alonso. A sequel, Terrortory II,… Read More ›

Ghastlies – Canada, 2016

 ‘Pure evil. Bite-sized.’ Ghastlies is a 2016 Canadian science fiction comedy horror feature film directed by Brett Kelly (My Fair Zombie; Homicycle; Jurassic Shark) from a screenplay by Chris Bavota (shorts: Never Tear Us Apart; Attack of the Brainsucker; After… Read More ›

Leatherface – USA, 2017

‘Witness the beginning of your end’ Leatherface is a 2017 American horror feature film directed by Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo (Inside; Livid; Among the Living) from a screenplay by Seth M. Sherwood (Black Mass) for Millennium Films. Carl Mazzocone produced. Tobe Hooper and Kim Henkel… Read More ›

Big Legend – USA, 2018

‘The myth is true’ Big Legend is a 2018 American Bigfoot action horror feature film written and directed by Justin Lee (Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City TV series). The movie stars Kevin Makely, Todd A. Robinson, Amanda Wyss, Lance… Read More ›

Rasuk – Indonesia, 2018

Rasuk – translation: “Beam” – is a 2018 Indonesian supernatural horror feature film directed by Ubay Fox from a story by author Risa Saraswati (Danur). The Dheeraj Kalwani production for Dee Company stars Shandy Aulia, Miller Khan and Denira Wiraguna. Langgir Janaka… Read More ›

The Maus – Spain, 2017

The Maus – aka – Maus is a 2017 fantasy horror feature film written and directed by Yayo Herrero [as Gerardo Herrero Pereda]. It stars August Wittgenstein, Alma Terzic and Ella Jazz. Alex and Selma are a couple in love on a trip… Read More ›

Nightbeast – USA, 1982

‘If you have the guts – he wants them!!’ Nightbeast – aka Night Beast – is a 1982 American science fiction horror film written and directed by Baltimore-based Don Dohler (Blood Massacre; The Galaxy Invader; Fiend). It is a remake of sorts to Dohler’s… Read More ›

Edge of Isolation – USA, 2018

‘Fear the road less traveled.’ Edge of Isolation is a 2018 American survival horror film written and directed by Jeff Houkal. The Violet State Productions movie stars Michael Marcel, Marem Hassler, Alexandra Peters and Monte Markham. Stranded deep in the woods, a young… Read More ›

The Toybox – USA, 2018

‘Vacations can be deadly’ The Toybox – aka The Toy Box – is a 2018 supernatural American horror film directed by Tom Nagel (ClownTown) from a screenplay by Jeff Denton, based on a storyline by Tom Nagel, Jeff Denton, Brian Nagel… Read More ›

The Farm – USA, 2018

‘In this place you’re the main dish’ The Farm is a 2018 American horror feature film written and directed by Hans Stjernswärd (short: Geppetto); it stars Nora Yessayan, Alec Gaylord, and Ken Volok. After having stopping at a roadside diner to eat meat,… Read More ›

Wendigo – USA, 2001

Wendigo is a 2001 American horror film written, edited and directed by Larry Fessenden (Depraved; Beneath; Habit); it stars starring Patricia Clarkson, Jake Weber, Erik Per Sullivan, and John Speredakos. George (Jake Weber) is a professional photographer with a Manhattan advertising agency. Needing some time… Read More ›

Blood Hook – USA, 1986

‘You can’t worm your way out’ Blood Hook is a 1986 American horror film directed by James Mallon (co-creator of Mystery Science Theater 3000) from a screenplay by Larry Edgerton; it stars Mark Jacobs, Lisa Todd and Patrick Danz. Seventeen years ago, Peter’s grandfather went missing under mysterious… Read More ›

Nightlight – USA, 2015

‘Five friends. One game. Zero chance of survival’ Nightlight is a 2015 American supernatural found footage horror film written and directed by Scott Beck and Bryan Woods (Haunt; A Quiet Place; The Bride Wore Blood). It stars Shelby Young, Carter Jenkins, and Chloe Bridges…. Read More ›

Followers aka Followed – USA, 2017

‘Beware what you share…’ Followers – aka Followed – is a 2017 American found footage horror thriller film directed by Ryan Justice. It stars Amanda Delaney, Justin Maina, Sean Michael Gloria, and Nishant Gogna. Brooke (Amanda Delaney) and Caleb (Justin Maina), a social media celebrity couple, are… Read More ›