Top 8 The Woods Movie Facts

Following is our collection of The Woods facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of The Woods film message.

Near the beginning of The Cabin In The Woods (2012), The Harbinger tries to warn Hadley and his team that "The Fool" is not to be underestimated, but they're too busy laughing at the fact that they have him on speakerphone. Later, "The Fool" ruins their entire operation.
Near the beginning of The Cabin In The Woods (2012), The Harbinger tries to warn Hadley and his team that "The Fool" is not to be underestimated, but they're too busy laughing at the fact that they have him on speakerphone. Later, "The Fool" ruins their entire operation.

In Cabin in the Woods the employees at the facility go through a ritual similar to the kids. They're warned by the Harbinger but laugh him off, they choose their fate through the betting pool like the kids do w/trinkets in the cellar, and the technicians arguably match the archetypes.

The Woods Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. The scene with the monitors was described in one sentence in the script, "there is chaos on every screen". Each kill was individually filmed and played back on the screens for this scene. Joss Wheadon said that was the most difficult part of the movie to film.

The Woods Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - "Angry Molesting Tree" is a betting choice; a shoutout to the movie The Evil Dead (1981). Kevin is also an option.
    "Angry Molesting Tree" is a betting choice; a shoutout to the movie The Evil Dead (1981). Kevin is also an option.

The Woods Hidden Details

1 - You can see all the possible outcomes for the subjects which most are visible in the elevator purge scene.
You can see all the possible outcomes for the subjects which most are visible in the elevator purge scene.
1 - Daniel Truman is named after The Truman Show. Both movies are about people who are unaware that they are on a tv show.
Daniel Truman is named after The Truman Show. Both movies are about people who are unaware that they are on a tv show.
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The Woods poster
The Woods poster

The Woods Plot

Set in 1965 New England, a troubled girl encounters mysterious happenings in the woods surrounding an isolated girls school that she was sent to by her disinterested parents.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of The Woods. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Director Lucky McKee
Production Sony
Stars Agnes Bruckner, Emma Campbell, Bruce Campbell, Patricia Clarkson
IMDB score 5.7