Horror Movies Based on Folklore
Enjoy Supernatural Terror? You’ll Love These 10 Horror Films Based on Folklore
Based on the British horror novel by Adam Nevill of the same name, The Ritual is a Netflix original film that is rooted in Norse mythology. The movie follows a group of friends that wander into the woods of Sweden, only to get lost. During their journey, hallucinations of their greatest fears plague them as they find odd occult symbols and dead animals strung up in trees. While the original monster of the book is tied more closely to Odin, its revealed that the creature stalking the protagonists through the woods is none other than Moder, the daughter of Loki.