The Cabin in the Woods (Drew Goddard, 2011)


Location: Rubenstein Arts Center Film Theater

The Cabin in the Woods
(Drew Goddard, 2011, 95 min, United States, English, DCP)

When five college friends arrive at a remote forest cabin for a little vacation, they have no idea of the horrors that await them. One by one, the youths begin to fall victim to backwoods zombies. However, is there more at work than meets the eye? A deliriously enjoyable love letter to the genre. 

The Cabin in the Woods is spooky, gruesome, insanely intelligent and witty beyond belief. . .It’s a wonderful breath of fresh air for the horror genre, the likes of which we have not seen in a long, long time.” – Dread Central

“A fiendishly clever genre Rubik’s Cube” – A.A. Dowd

“The most inventive cabin-in-the-woods picture since The Evil Dead and the canniest genre deconstruction since Scream.” – The Atlantic

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