List of eco-horror films

Summary

This is a list of eco-horror films.

CriteriaEdit

These are some natural horror films and other films in the horror genre whose plots include mention of ecological issues.[1][2] Also included are documentaries dealing with the possible disastrous ecological consequences of human activity.[3][4]

DocumentariesEdit

FictionalEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Simpson 2010. "... this article examines how a number of exploitation horror films have dealt with environmental topics and issues of trespass. In particular ... animals ... in some key Australian eco-horror films from the last 30 years..."
  2. ^ Screen Daily 2011. "...Drought, [an] eco-horror tale about survivors of an apocalypse whose precious water source is threatened by a legion of bloodthirsty youths."
  3. ^ Ford 2008. "Unlike most horror films these movies aren't fiction, they are serious documentaries tackling the big issues of our time. But the message is still: Be afraid."
  4. ^ Ulaby 2008.
  5. ^ Monstrous Nature: Environment and Horror on the Big Screen on JSTOR
  6. ^ a b Ford 2008.
  7. ^ Taubin, Amy (September 2006). "An Inconvenient Truth". BFI. Archived from the original on 12 November 2007.
  8. ^ 10 Scary Eco-Horror Films - The Green Life
  9. ^ Animal Horror Movies: The Best Creature Feature Films Ever Made - Creepy Catalog
  10. ^ The Evolution of Eco-Horror, from Godzilla to Global Warming - VICE
  11. ^ 9 Eco-Horror Movies to Watch on Earth Day - Vulture
  12. ^ 10 Environmentally Eerie Eco-Horrors  : Film School Rejects
  13. ^ 9 Eco-Horror Movies to Watch on Earth Day - Vulture
  14. ^ 9 Eco-Horror Movies to Watch on Earth Day - Vulture
  15. ^ Animal Horror Movies: The Best Creature Feature Films Ever Made - Creepy Catalog
  16. ^ Are You In The House Alone?: A TV Movie Compendium 1964-1999 - Google Books
  17. ^ Lynn Borden Dead: 'Hazel' Actress Was 77 – The Hollywood Reporter
  18. ^ 'Night of the Lepus'|Top 10 Killer-Animal Movies|TIME.com
  19. ^ In Praise of Night of the Lepus - ComingSoon.net
  20. ^ 10 Environmentally Eerie Eco-Horrors  : Film School Rejects
  21. ^ 10 Scary Eco-Horror Films - The Green Life
  22. ^ 10 Environmentally Eerie Eco-Horrors  : Film School Rejects
  23. ^ The Evolution of Eco-Horror, from Godzilla to Global Warming - VICE
  24. ^ Ecohorror Special Cluster: "Living in Fear, Living in Dread, Pretty Soon We'll All Be Dead" on JSTOR
  25. ^ The Evolution of Eco-Horror, from Godzilla to Global Warming - VICE
  26. ^ Rediscover these 20 obscure horror films from the 1970s - Blastr
  27. ^ 10 Scary Eco-Horror Films - The Green Life
  28. ^ Simpson 2010.
  29. ^ Jordan, Bruce (20 June 2010). "Long Weekend (1978)". Classic-Horror.com. Archived from the original on 8 December 2010.
  30. ^ 9 Eco-Horror Movies to Watch on Earth Day - Vulture
  31. ^ Classified: Eco-Horror - Film Comment Magazine
  32. ^ The Evolution of Eco-Horror, from Godzilla to Global Warming - VICE
  33. ^ 10 Scary Eco-Horror Films - The Green Life
  34. ^ Classified: Eco-Horror - Film Comment Magazine
  35. ^ 10 Cult Sci-Fi Movies About Environmental Revenge - Gizmodo
  36. ^ The Evolution of Eco-Horror, from Godzilla to Global Warming - VICE
  37. ^ The Evolution of Eco-Horror, from Godzilla to Global Warming - VICE
  38. ^ 10 Terrifying Eco-Horror Movies|ScreenRant
  39. ^ 10 Environmentally Eerie Eco-Horrors  : Film School Rejects
  40. ^ 10 Scary Eco-Horror Films - The Green Life
  41. ^ Monstrous Nature: Environment and Horror on the Big Screen on JSTOR
  42. ^ Classified: Eco-Horror - Film Comment Magazine
  43. ^ A Companion to American Gothic - Google Books (pgs.323-325)
  44. ^ Green Monsters: The Rise of Eco-Horror Movies Due to Climate Change Concerns — The Science Survey
  45. ^ 9 Eco-Horror Movies to Watch on Earth Day - Vulture
  46. ^ Green Monsters: The Rise of Eco-Horror Movies Due to Climate Change Concerns — The Science Survey
  47. ^ 10 Scary Eco-Horror Films - The Green Life
  48. ^ Whitty, Stephen (18 September 2007). "Eco-horror tale short on horror but effectively unsettling". NJ.com. Archived from the original on 14 August 2019.
  49. ^ Nayman, Adam (24 November 2008). "The Big Chill: Larry Fessenden's The Last Winter". Cinema Scope: Issue 29. Archived from the original on 10 February 2007.
  50. ^ Foy 2010, p. 168. "The Happening is a naturalist parable of what might occur if the earth began rejecting humanity as a virus."
  51. ^ Bernice M. Murphy, The Rural Gothic in American Popular Culture, Backwoods Horror and Terror in the Wilderness
  52. ^ Bernice M. Murphy, The Rural Gothic in American Popular Culture, Backwoods Horror and Terror in the Wilderness
  53. ^ American Eco-Horror and the Apocalypse
  54. ^ Piepenburg, Erik (24 October 2012). "With 'The Bay,' Barry Levinson Makes Eco-Horror". nytimes.com. Archived from the original on 1 November 2012.
  55. ^ Ramos, Steve (14 September 2012). "TIFF12 Review: THE BAY. Veteran filmmaker Barry Levinson tries his hand at found footage horror and comes up short". upcoming-movies.com. Archived from the original on 5 February 2013. Retrieved 7 November 2012.
  56. ^ McGinniss, Paul E. (1 November 2012). "Levinson's Eco-Horror Film 'The Bay' Highlights Need to Protect Our Water". EcoWatch. Archived from the original on 26 August 2019.
  57. ^ 10 Environmentally Eerie Eco-Horrors  : Film School Rejects
  58. ^ Green Monsters: The Rise of Eco-Horror Movies Due to Climate Change Concerns — The Science Survey
  59. ^ "Harbinger Brings Evil to Cannes with TomCat!". Golden State Haunts. 9 May 2016. Archived from the original on 9 May 2016.
  60. ^ Opinion|'Us' is a warning: The Earth doesn't want us here - The Washington Post
  61. ^ Grater, Tom (August 26, 2020). "Reel Suspects Boards Fantasia Eco-Horror 'Unearth'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  62. ^ Tinnin, Drew (August 27, 2020). "Fantasia Fest 2020: Unearth Review – You Can Work The Ground But Beware What It Can Yield". Dread Central. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  63. ^ Grater, Tom (April 13, 2021). "Cinedigm Buys North America On Eco-Horror 'Unearth'; Watch Official Trailer". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  64. ^ Millican, Josh (April 13, 2021). "Gruesome Eco-Horror Unearth Now Arriving in Theaters April 22nd [Trailer]". Dread Central. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  65. ^ IN THE EARTH: Pandemic Fear Rolled Into Trippy Eco-Horror - Film Inquiry

Sources

  • Ford, Matt (22 October 2008). "Eco-horror films shocking us into action". CNN. Retrieved 28 August 2011.
  • Foy, Joseph J. (2010). "It Came From Planet Earth: Eco-Horror and the Politics of Postenvironmentalism in M. Night Shyamalan's The Happening". In Dale, Timothy M.; Foy, Joseph J. (eds.). Homer Simpson Marches on Washington: Dissent through American Popular Culture. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 978-0-8131-2580-0.
  • "Lawrence Gough unveils Extraction, talks up Drought". Screen Daily. 30 August 2011. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016.
  • Simpson, Catherine (2010). "Australian eco-horror and Gaia's revenge: animals, eco-nationalism and the new nature". Studies in Australasian Cinema. 4 (1). doi:10.1386/sac.4.1.43_1. ISSN 1750-3175. Archived from the original on 11 December 2011.
  • Ulaby, Neda (14 June 2008). "'Eco-Horror': Green Panic on the Silver Screen?". NPR. Archived from the original on 20 January 2010.