Mrs. Aylwood is a distraught mother since her daughter, Karen, vanished in the Welsh countryside 30 years ago. When the Carstairs family move into the Aylwood manor for the summer., strange occurrences begin to unnerve the family and Jan begins to suspect that they are linked to Karen's disappearance. As Jan unravels the dark past hidden by the townspeople, she delves further into the mystery and deeper into danger, but now it might be too late to escape the Watcher in the Woods. Written by
Did You Know?
The Watcher in the Woods
(1980) was a favorite film of director Melissa Joan Hart
, who watched it repeatedly during her childhood. She didn't revisit it until three days before shooting began, gauging the reaction of her 10 year-old son to discern which elements that she should emulate. See more
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