Folk Horror  Horror Movie Reviews

Looking for a new Folk Horror movie to watch, but don't want to waste your time sitting through a movie you'll hate? You're in luck! We built AllHorror specifically to help you find the horror movies you're most likely to love. Check out our spoiler-free "Worth Watching" reviews below. All reviews are short and written to give you an idea of what kind of Folk Horror movie it is and what other Folk Horror movies it's similar to, just so you know what to expect. And nearly all Folk Horror movie reviews include videos from other reviewers, so you get multiple opinions from the horror community.

The Advent Calendar (2021) Review

It’s about Eva, a wheelchair bound former dancer, who is gifted a German advent calendar, with each door that is opened leading to happiness or trauma, and the dancer having to choose between personal loss or being able to walk and feel again. It d...

November 29th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Lamb (2021) Review

A couple discover a mysterious half-lamb/half-human newborn on their farm in Iceland. The unexpected prospect of family life brings them much joy, before ultimately destroying them. If you love foreign horror, quirky folk tales, or both, then the ...

November 03rd, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Burial Ground Massacre (2021) Review

A group of college students spend a night at an old, eerie manor, only to realize that a terrifying stalker is watching their every move as he begins plans to repossess an ancient Native American artifact located inside. Some horror movies like to...

October 12th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Last Thing Mary Saw (2021) Review

Winter, 1843. A young woman is under investigation following the mysterious death of her family's matriarch. Her recollection of the events sheds new light on the ageless forces behind the tragedy. The Last Thing Mary Saw is brought to you by ...

September 10th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Djinn (2021) Review

A mute boy is trapped in his apartment with a sinister monster when he makes a wish to fulfill his heart’s greatest desire. The Djinn was directed by David Charbonier and Justin Powell and stars Ezra Dewey, Rob Brownstein, Tevy Poe, and John Eri...

June 17th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

Playhouse (2020) Review

It’s about the gothic horror of the horror industry. Playhouse was co-written and co-directed by siblings Fionn Watts and Toby Watts, their first feature-length film.  It stars the relatively unknown William Holstead as Jack Travis and Grace Co...

Phra Rot-Meri (1981) Review

It’s a Thai film about twelve orphans taken in by a sorceress and her two ogre sidekicks. Phra Rot-Meri (also transliterated as Phra Rod Meree) was directed by Sompote Saengduenchai (a/k/a Sompote Sands) (director of Crocodile and Computer Super...

April 01st, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Wolf of Snow Hollow (2020) Review

It’s about a small town officer who is tasked with solving a string of brutal murders that occur when a full moon is present. The Wolf of Snow Hollow was directed by Jim Cummings (Thunder Road) and stars Riki Lindhome (The Last House on the Left...

March 20th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Pond (2021) Review

It’s about a professor who may not be playing chess with the grim reaper and whose daughter may or may not be being pursued by a monster who may or may not be her father. The Pond is a Serbian folk horror film directed and co-written by Petar Pa...

March 06th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Witch (2016) Movie Review

It’s set in New England in the 1630s: William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness. When their newborn son vanishes and crops fail, the family turns on one another. Beyo...

December 25th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Ritual Review (2017)

It’s about a group of guys who go hiking on vacation, get injured, lost and hunted by... something. The Ritual was directed by David Bruckner (who also directed Iron Wolf) and stars Rafe Spall (from Shaun of the Dead), Rob James-Collier and Sam...

August 29th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Children of the Corn Review (1984)

It’s about a traveling couple encountering a village run by a cult of children obsessed with corn. Children of the Corn was directed by Fritz Kiersch (who also directed The Hunt and Surveillance) and stars Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton (from King...

July 14th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

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