The Barrens
The Barrens (2012)

It's known as the Jersey Devil, the winged beast spawned 400 years ago by Satan himself. Some say this creature still inhabits the dense pine forests of southern New Jersey, where Richard Vineyard (Moyer) takes his family for a rustic… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: September 28, 2012
DVD Release Date: October 9, 2012
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Scott Weinberg

There are definitely some worthwhile ideas and components here. They're just trapped in a film that can't afford them.

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Brian Orndorf

Bousman doesn't have the vision to hoist the horror up high, settling on a mundane camping thriller only sporadically enlivened by mysterious violence.

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Staci Layne Wilson

[Bousman fans:] It's not quite up to Saw and Mother's Day levels in gut wrenching horror, but The Barrens is a good mix of supernatural and visceral.

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Everett Johnson
Stephen Moyer(Bill from "True Blood") stars here as a father who wants to go on a family camping trip in New Jersey to spread his fathers ashes, and… More
Kevin Mozulay
Unlike everyone else I've talked to that has seen The Barrens, I enjoyed most of it and the ending could have been much worse. For a B-movie, it's not… More
Brendan Nicholls
darren lynn bousman really needs a bigger budget for the ideas he puts to film. this is definitely the case of the barrens which for all the hard work of its… More