Supernatural trend of the month: Trolls

As cinema audiences — specifically ones made up of rabid teenage girls — tire of pretty-boy vampires and hunky werewolves, the search is on for the new gothic beast to set prepubescent pulses racing. Somehow, we doubt that these fellas will swing it.

Troll Hunter, a new Blair Witch-style mockumentary from Norwegian director André Øvredal, purports to be the last known work of some student film-makers who accidentally found themselves in troll country. As you can see, these guys probably haven’t spent much time in the company of an exfoliating face scrub: Edward Cullen can probably rest in peace.

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Troll Hunter is out now