The recent retail release of Wrong Turn 3: Left For Dead got me wondering what it is about the rolling, forested hills of America that lend the setting so well to backwoods horror movies, particularly those featuring deranged families. Obviously the endless, looming trees make it easy to get lost and the proclivity of locals to have only enough teeth to open a beer can with makes for a batch of kin best left alone, but psychotic inbred families must also live outside West Virginia, right? Surely America doesn't have a monopoly on city folk out of their element.

So I started squeezing together my mind grapes and came up with a list of the best murderous hillbillies from all over the globe:
categories Horror