Venom is an American horror movie that was first released in 2005. The film involves a mysterious woman who digs a brief case out of the Louisiana swamps. Unfortunately, this results in the awakening of ancient voodoo magic, and a gang of nearby high school students quickly becomes involved in the horror that is unleased. Venom features of a number of mysterious forces at play including the magic's ability to control snakes, and its physical incarnation of a zombie like monster that is extremely powerful.
Venom contains a number of features that are commonly found in American horror movies. This has resulted in it often being considered a cult or B-movie in addition to its horror movie status. Venom features performances by Agnes Bruckner, Jonathan Jackson, Laura Ramsey, Meagan Good, and D.J. Cotrona. It is notable for also having the Wu-Tang Clan rapper Method Man in an acting role rather than a cameo appearance.