Isolated and threatened, a mysterious force hidden within the trees outside the small town of Maiden Woods, strikes fear in the townspeople as Sheriff Paul Shields attempts to overcome the demons of his past while protecting those that he loves.
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A much too long and tedious slow buildup to a non-unique ending. Director Jack Heller keeps his cards too close to his hands, relying more on non-interesting mystery rather than action. However, these horror and action scenes are also generic, and when Dark Was the Night finally shows its monster in the climax, it's bad CGI. A positive? The drama is melodramatic, but the leads are developed enough.