Bosque de sombras (BackWoods)
Bosque de sombras (BackWoods) (2008)

An English couple's holiday in Spain is interrupted when they discover a girl imprisoned in a cabin.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: April 15, 2008
DVD Release Date: April 15, 2008
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jonathan Holland

A decent cast and ok production values get completely lost in The Backwoods, an atmosphere-rich psychological thriller in which psychology and thrills are missing.

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Staci Layne Wilson

Straw Puppies.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...the film's terrifically promising first act slowly-but-surely gives way to an atmosphere of tedium and superfluousness...

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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

rock-solid performances and an atmosphere of moody menace never fail to grip, even if the film traverses territories that are just a little overfamiliar.

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Brian Holcomb
Beyond Hollywood

Lots of questions are left unanswered, like a movie you fell asleep watching on late night TV and were never able to find again.

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Flixster Audience Score: 27% Flixster User Reviews
vieras esine
A less traumatising version of Straw Dogs.
Gimly M.
The Backwoods certainly wasn't what I was expecting (though I'm sure it would've been if I'd actually bothered to read the blurb rather than… More
Cast: Gary Oldman, Paddy Considine, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Virginie Ledoyen, Lluís Homar Director: Koldo Serra Summary: An idyllic stay in the Spanish… More
Sean Gillespie
Gary Oldman AND Paddy Considine! Need I say more? Well actually they saved this tired storyline along with great cinematography. Watch it for free online.
Coxxie Mild Sauce
Of course Gary Oldman is amazing, but does it really fascinate you to watch him clip his fingernails, shave, and watch t.v. with a convincing accent?
Leo L
Good movie. Quite interesting. Great cast- Gary Oldman, Paddy Considine, and Aitana Sanchez-Gijon.