This was quite a pleasant surprise. Loved the characters and the ending.
Five friends go to a remote cabin in the woods. Bad things happen. If you think you know this story, think again. From fan favorites Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard comes The Cabin in the Woods, a mind b... read more
Directed by: Drew Goddard
Release Date: April 13, 2012
DVD Release Date: September 18, 2012
Stats: 15,145 reviews
Flixster Reviews (15,145)
March 1, 2014
December 27, 2013
FIve college kids go to a remote cabin to party but find themselves the rats in a maze constructed by a mysterious group intent on their gruesome demises. The Cabin In The Woods is very much in Joss Whedon's familiar territory of ironic pastiche, featuring the usual gang of jocks...
August 24, 2013
You think its one particular genre and then bam hits you with stuff you weren't expecting!
I love Joss Whedon and you definitely know its Whedon, it is amusing so it is a dark comedy and it takes the traditional and predictable horror genre and twists it on its back. Entertaining...
August 20, 2013
This movie was perfect. Such a creative story! Every time something awesome was happening, I kept hoping against hope it was going where I wanted it to. And it did. I was continually and joyously surprised by how fun this film was.
March 22, 2013
The Cabin in the Woods is the freshest and most original take on the classic horror movie in recent memory, remarkable considering that it trades in and subverts every cliche in the book. It's funny, visually arresting, (though it unrolls its CG splendors quite late) and has an ...
February 11, 2013
A film that makes fun of the cliches of the horror genre and also offers something grander than its seemingly simple premise. "Cabin in the Woods" is one hell of a ride that is sure to entertain. It's one of the best horror/comedy films ever made.
It's well directed, perfectly ...
December 26, 2012
An incredibly clever take on the horror film. "Cabin in the Woods" at once explains in the most fantastic way why horror films are so predictable and so formulaic while simultaneously daring filmmakers to think outside the box when it comes to the genre. The result is an entertai...
December 21, 2012
In my opinion The Cabin in the Woods has changed the horror genres. It really does have something for every horror fan, whether it's gore, slasher, comedy or what ever, it's all here. It's clever too, nothing is cliched, in fact, this is the anti-cliche horror film. Long time com...
December 14, 2012
December 4, 2012
Produced by Joss Whedon, directed by Drew Goddard (in his debut), and co-written by the two of them, this is a wonderful celebration to all types of horror movies. Not only is homage paid to the genre and subgenres, but they all get trned on their head in one of the best and most...
Critic ratings and reviews powered by RottenTomatoes.com
Fresh (60% or more critics rated the movie positively)
Rotten (59% or fewer critics rated the movie positively)