GRIM WOODS (2017) Overview


‘Story time is terror

Grim Woods – formerly known as The Book of Nightmares – is a 2017 Canadian horror anthology feature film about four counsellors telling campfire stories at a remote summer camp.

Produced and directed by Ryan Byrne and Danial O’Brien (All Hallows Eve: October 30th) from a screenplay co-written with Hannah Craig.


Ignoring all signs and warnings, four counsellors at remote summer camp Elmwood tell campfire stories to each other from an ancient book of evil that come to life to haunt them one by one…

Cast and characters:

  • Kirsten Armstrong … Yrsa
  • William Bailey … Searcher #3
  • Amanda Benoit … Laurie
  • Aj Brisson … Craig
  • Mikey Brisson … Sammy
  • Gary Buffitt … Jason
  • Clint Byrne … Disgruntled Father
  • Jeff Byrne … Kyle
  • Ryan Byrne … Carny
  • Jeff Charron … Searcher #1
  • Brett Corbiere … Pool Player #2
  • Connor Craig … Dwayne
  • Lynne Craig … Rhea
  • Robert Craig … John
  • Stephanie Craig … Sam

Filming locations:

Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada

More anthology films

More clown horror

MOVIES and MANIA is a truly independent website and relies solely on the very minor income generated by affiliate links and internet ads to stay online and expand. As an Amazon Associate, the owner of this website earns a tiny amount from qualifying purchases. Please support us by not blocking ads on our site. If you have blocked ads please consider making a small direct donation towards the hours and hours a day we spend updating the site and our running costs instead. Or Buy Me a Coffee via the link in the sidebar. Thank you. We really appreciate it.