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The Cabin in the Woods: A Tribute to Horror

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Five teenagers head off for a weekend at a secluded cabin in the woods. They arrive to find they are quite isolated with no means of communicating with the outside world. When the cellar door flings itself open, they of course go down to investigate. They find an odd assortment of relics and curios but when one of the women, Dana, reads from a book she awakens a family of deadly zombie killers. There's far more going on however than meets the eye as the five campers are all under observation.
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Monsters

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Alien (1979)
Alien Beast




Xenomorf

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F.E.A.R. Combat - PC Games
American Slow-Walking Creepy Girl



Alma


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Angry Molesting Tree






Deadites



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It (1990)
Clowns


Pennywise

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The Cyclops (1957)
Cyclops



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The Strangers (2008)
Dolls


Dollface, Pin-Up Girl & Man in the Mask

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Hellraiser (1987)
Fornicus, Lord of Bondage and Pain aka Hell Lord




Pinhead




Spherical Puzzle



The Cube


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Giant Ape




King Kong
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Anaconda (1997)
Giant Snake




Anaconda

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Arachnophobia (1990)
Giant Tarantula




Spider

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Pumpkinhead (1988)
Jack O'Lantern



Pumpkinhead

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Sin City (2005)
Kevin (Not shown but mentioned in the whiteboard)




Kevin

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Killer Robot





Merman




Creature

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The Mummy (1932)
Mummy (Not shown during The Purge or in the cells, but it's on the whiteboard)




Imhotep

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Wrong Turn (2003)
Mutants



Cannibals

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Cujo (1983)
Rabid Dogs




Cujo

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Reaver



Reaver from Firefly
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Reptilicus (1961)
Reptilius




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Bigfoot (1970)
Sasquatch/Wendigo/Yeti



Bigfoot
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Savage with Hatchet



Pluto
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Black Swan (2010)
Sugarplum Fairy




Nina
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The Blob (1958)
The Blob




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The Doctors



Dr. Jekyll
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The Huron




Magua

The Kraken



Kraken




The Cthulhu Creature



Davy Jones

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Re-Animator (1985)
The Reanimated




Melvin, the Re-Animated
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The Scarecrow Folk




The Scarecrow
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The Shining (1980)
Twins



Grady's daughters
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Vampires



Graf Orlok
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The Wolf Man (1941)
Werewolf


The Wolf Man

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Witches




The Witch

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Zombies



Zombies
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Ring (1998)
Japanese Floaty Girl



Sadako Yamamura

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Corpse Bride (2005)
The Bride



Emily

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Clichés

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Halloween (1978)
Final Girl






The last girl left alive to confront the killer and the one who usually survives and tells the story. Or returns in the sequel(s). She may start as a frightened woman, but then she changes and in the end of the movie she is some or of warrior. She is often a virgin.

In 'The Cabin in the Woods', Dana is the Final Girl.

Examples:
-Laurie Strode (Halloween I,II and H20)
-Sidney Prescott (Scream and sequels)
-Alice Hardy (Friday the 13th)
-Nancy Thompson (Nightmare on Elm Street)
-Julie James (I Know What You Did Last Summer and I Still Know What You Did Last Summer)
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Don't have sex or you'll die!



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Creepy Kids

Tomás



Twins

Patience Buckner
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The End... Oh, Holy s#@&!






Just when we think we're safe and that the horror is over, it is the perfect moment for one last scare.
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Ghostbusters (1984)
Let's Split Up





Sure, there is a psychopatic killer, or a terrifying ghost and, instead of sticking together and increasing the chances of survival, they decide to split up and let the bad guy get them one by one.
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Location

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Cube (1998)
The Cells




There is a great resemblance in the square cells.
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Evil Dead (2013)
The Cabin in the Woods





Most of the film is based in The Evil Dead, from the isolated cabin in the middle of nowhere, to the book that awakens the creatures. The whole atmosphere is pretty similar.
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The Lake




As for the place, is also similar to Crystal Lake, with the dock and the group playing in the water.
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Characters

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House of Wax (2005)
The Stupid Blonde (The Whore)

Paige Edwards


Jules


The silly blonde (may be the whore or not, usually dies)


Examples:
-Judith Meyers (Halloween)
-Tatum (Scream)
-Sasha Thomas (Urban Legend)

The Final Girl (The Virgin)


Chrissie


Dana


The one left to confront the killer. She may be a virgin or not and even die at the end of the film (but is the last one).
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The Athlete

Barry William Cox


Curt



He is often the hot girl's boyfriend and a total jerk. She also has a bad relationship with the main character.


Examples:
-Rod Lane (A Nightmare on Elm Street)
-Carter Horton (Final Destination)
-Tommy Ross (Carrie)
The Stoner (The Fool)

Titus Telesco


Marty



There is always a character that is a total jerk, whether he is into drugs or not. Their life is not actually pretty long in the film.


Examples:
-Dalton Chapman (House of Wax)
-Steve (Dawn of the Dead)
-Mike Williams (The Blair Witch Project)
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The Smart Guy (The Scholar)



They are the ones who actually get an idea of what's going on and more often than not want to help others.

Randy Meeks


Holden McCrea


Examples:
-R.J. MacReady (The Thing)
-Eben Oleson (30 Days of Night)
-Jim (28 Days Later)
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Other references

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Creepy guy in Gas Station

Just like in the 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre', group arrives at an isolated gas station when they're met by a really creepy guy; which may be a sign of the horror that is about to come.
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I recently saw 'The Cabin in the Woods', which I found incredibly smart and a great tribute to the horror history. Here they are some references I found.

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