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27th Apr '16 2:16:10 AM erforce
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* ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes'': A family on vacation runs afoul of a clan of degenerate cannibals in the Nevada desert, who have become hideous mutants due to a combination of the radiation from nearby nuclear weapons tests and inbreeding.

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* ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes'': ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes2006'': A family on vacation runs afoul of a clan of degenerate cannibals in the Nevada desert, who have become hideous mutants due to a combination of the radiation from nearby nuclear weapons tests and inbreeding.
29th Mar '16 1:59:51 PM Nopperabo
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** ''Rage Across Appalachia" features a rural clan of [[DemonicPossession fomori]] called the Bledsons. The Bledsons are a squalid family living near a polluted pond that is infested with banes. All Bledson males are compelled to enter the pond as a rite of passage, infecting them with banes.
** ''Rage Across Appalachia" also features the Pigeon River Howlers, a bluegrass band composed of Black Spiral Dancers who use music to spread Wyrm taint.

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** ''Rage Across Appalachia" Appalachia'' features a rural clan of [[DemonicPossession fomori]] called the Bledsons. The Bledsons are a squalid family living near a polluted pond that is infested with banes. All Bledson males are compelled to enter the pond as a rite of passage, infecting them with banes.
** ''Rage Across Appalachia" Appalachia'' also features the Pigeon River Howlers, a bluegrass band composed of Black Spiral Dancers who use music to spread Wyrm taint.
29th Mar '16 1:59:02 PM Nopperabo
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* ''TabletopGame/WerewolfTheApocalypse'' features several groups that fit this trope.
** The Genetic Irregulars are a group of ronin Garou and Black Spiral Dancers who live in rural areas and indulge in cannibalism and Garou-Garou mating.
** ''Rage Across Appalachia" features a rural clan of [[DemonicPossession fomori]] called the Bledsons. The Bledsons are a squalid family living near a polluted pond that is infested with banes. All Bledson males are compelled to enter the pond as a rite of passage, infecting them with banes.
** ''Rage Across Appalachia" also features the Pigeon River Howlers, a bluegrass band composed of Black Spiral Dancers who use music to spread Wyrm taint.
22nd Mar '16 6:43:01 PM SilentStranger
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* ''Film/TheCabinInTheWoods'' has the Buckners, a pain-worshiping redneck zombie family who are a cross between this trope and ''Franchise/EvilDead''. It gets a bit more complicated from there, though.

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* ''Film/TheCabinInTheWoods'' has the Buckners, a pain-worshiping redneck zombie family who are a cross between this trope and ''Franchise/EvilDead''. [[spoiler: Of course, The Buckers are merely pawns, who are summoned to the cabin by random chance. It gets a bit more complicated from there, though.could have been any number of horror cliches]]



%%* ''Franchise/ChildrenOfTheCorn''

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%%* ''Franchise/ChildrenOfTheCorn''* ''Franchise/ChildrenOfTheCorn'' The small Nebraska town of Gatlin, which is home to a child cult that worships the corn surrounding the town and a demonic entity known as He Who Walks Behind the Rows. it was originally a normal small town, but the children were influenced by a child preacher named Isaac who led them to massacre the adults.



%%* ''Film/TheDevilsRejects''

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%%* * ''Film/TheDevilsRejects''



%%* ''Film/TheHillsRunRed''

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%%* ''Film/TheHillsRunRed''* ''Film/TheHillsRunRed'': A film student is obsessed with a legendary lost film named ''The Hills Run Red'', and sets out to discover the truth behind it, which leads him right into something that deliberatly plays up the idea of hillbilly horror. [[spoiler: The original movies director has basically created his own hillbilly horror setting just so he could make a "perfect" movie]].



%%* ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes''

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%%* ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes''* ''Film/TheHillsHaveEyes'': A family on vacation runs afoul of a clan of degenerate cannibals in the Nevada desert, who have become hideous mutants due to a combination of the radiation from nearby nuclear weapons tests and inbreeding.



%%* ''Film/{{Pumpkinhead}}''

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%%* ''Film/{{Pumpkinhead}}''* ''Film/{{Pumpkinhead}}'': Revolves around a monstrous apparition named Pumpkinhead that haunts the backwoods of the Midwest and will kill anyone whom its summoned to destroy.



* ''Film/TuckerAndDaleVsEvil'' is a DeconstructiveParody of the genre, with the GoodOlBoy protagonists being mistaken for this by a group of TooDumbToLive college students.

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* ''Film/TuckerAndDaleVsEvil'' is a DeconstructiveParody of the genre, with genre. A group of college students are vacationing in a cabin, but run afoul of two creepy hillbillies who kidnap their friends. Or so they think. In reality, the GoodOlBoy true protagonists being mistaken for this by a group of TooDumbToLive the movie, Tucker and Dale are a pair of GoodOleBoy guys who are out on a fishing trip. The misunderstanding is due to Tuckers social awkwardness and the college students.students being firm belivers in this trope. [[spoiler: Ultimatly played straight as it turns out the true villain of the movie is the result of a hillbilly horror event several decades before]]



%%* ''Film/TheWickerMan''

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%%* ''Film/TheWickerMan''* ''Film/TheWickerMan'' Slightly less monstrous than its U.S equivalent. A pagan cult belives that the only way to ensure that its next apple harvests succeeds is through a human sacrifice.



%%* The ''Film/WrongTurn'' series

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%%* * The ''Film/WrongTurn'' series
series. A group of deformed cannibal siblings live in the backwoods of the northeastern U.S, and prey on anyone who ventures near their territory. [[spoiler: The gas station attendant who sends travellers that way is the cannibals father]].
10th Mar '16 10:57:32 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* ''Film/ChildrenOfTheNight'': A vampire terrorizing a small country town.
25th Feb '16 8:22:43 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* ''Film/FrostbiterWrathOfTheWendigo'': A {{Wendigo}} butchering redneck hunters.
15th Feb '16 9:43:37 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* ''Film/AttackOfTheGiantLeeches'': Giant leeches attacking a swamp town.
5th Feb '16 6:57:31 PM DemonDuckofDoom
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* ''Film/BloodsuckersFromOuterSpace'' concerns an alien force turning farmers into zombies in a small Texas town.
4th Feb '16 2:03:12 AM JulianLapostat
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* ''ComicBook/{{Providence}}'' being a {{Deconstruction}} of Creator/HPLovecraft and LovecraftCountry tackles this trope:

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* Creator/AlanMoore's ''ComicBook/{{Providence}}'' being a {{Deconstruction}} of Creator/HPLovecraft and LovecraftCountry tackles this trope:
4th Feb '16 2:02:52 AM JulianLapostat
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* ''ComicBook/{{Providence}}'' being a {{Deconstruction}} of Creator/HPLovecraft and LovecraftCountry tackles this trope:
** The fish-people of Salem resent how the townfolk and in general tourists see them as hicks because they are mixed-raced, with the narrative comparing their prejudice to be similar to anti-semitism.
** Garland Wheatley and his family also resent how the people of Athol and the Stella Saps (as he and Boggs call the Order) are treated as low-down hicks. So, what does Garland Wheatley do to prove that he and his family are not low-down hicks who are unworthy of the knowledge of cosmic force, he proceeds [[spoiler:to summon Yog-Sothoth and impregnate his daughter with abominations for twins]]:
--> '''Robert Black''': My God. You hear about how these things [[StopBeingStereotypical are forever going on among the rural poor, but I'd always assumed such tales were born of city prejudices]].
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