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The Sacrifice Video Game Trailer Reveals Olivia Scott Welch and Mena Massoud’s Scary Movie

Have a look at the trailer for the approaching scary motion picture The Sacrifice Video game starring Aladdin’s Mena Massoud and Olivia Scott Welch.


  • Director Jenn Wexler’s The Sacrifice Video Game includes a group of “Christmas Killers” intimidating a boarding school throughout the vacations.
  • Star Mena Massoud sells his Aladdin personality for the troubling Last Home on the Left– like bad guy in the movie.
  • The Sacrifice Video Game presently holds an ideal rating of 100% on Rotten Tomatoes, guaranteeing an awesome cinematic experience.

” This Christmas, raise a little hell.” Halloween might have reoccured, however there’s lots of scary still delegated walk around this holiday. The most recent cinematic endeavor from director Jenn Wexler discovers stars Mena Massoud and Olivia Scott Welch amidst a group of daily beasts intimidating their unwary victims at a boarding school throughout Christmastime. Have a look at the main trailer for The Sacrifice Video Game listed below:

The summary for The Sacrifice Video Game checks out as follows:

” The Blackvale School for Girls, 1971. It’s bad enough that trainees Samantha (Madison Baines) and Clara (Georgia Acken) can’t go home for the vacations, however things take a lethal turn when a gang of cult killers comes to their doorstep– in the nick of time for Christmas.”

The Sacrifice Games stars Massoud ( Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan) as perhaps the most troubling of the killers included in the movie’s main trailer. Massoud has actually sold his magic carpet-riding hero vibes as the lead in Disney’s live-action Aladdin (2019) for the Krug Stillo-esque bad guy who thinks sacrifice is the only method to get God’s attention. Wexler stated of her movie’s baddie being depicted by Massoud in an interview with Entertainment Weekly:

We think about him as this sweet lovely guy, this Disney hero. I believed it would be so enjoyable to have fun with those expectations, and to twist them, and to make him actually wicked. Mena was so fired up to go on that journey.

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The Sacrifice Video Game Drops in December

The Sacrifice Game

The Sacrifice Video Game was a main choice for Fantasia, Fantastic Fest and the Brooklyn Scary Movie Celebration. The horror motion picture is directed by Jenn Wexler, and the filmmaker is definitely not a newbie to the category. Wexler serves not just as the director, however she likewise assisted produce the job and co-wrote the script with Sean Redlitz. Wexler’s “about the director” qualifications checks out as follows in a news release promoting The Sacrifice Video Game:

” Jenn Wexler is an author and director, whose directorial launching, The Ranger, world premiered at the SXSW [South by Southwest] Movie Celebration, had its Canadian best at the Fantasia International Movie Celebration, was launched by AMC Networks’ Shudder, and evaluated at the Museum of Modern Art. In tv, she’s directed for The CW’s Pandora and TruTV’s Late Night Treat.

Wexler has actually likewise produced well-known and acclaimed category movies consisting of Base, Beloved, Like Me, and A Lot Of Gorgeous Island, which was chosen for the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award and won the Grand Jury Reward for Finest Narrative Function at SXSW.”

The up-and-coming actress Olivia Scott Welch ( Representative Carter, Modern Household, Panic) signs up with the previously mentioned Mena Massoud as one of the movie’s bad guys. And the cast is completed by previous winter season Olympian Gus Kenworthy ( American Scary Story, 80 for Brady), relative newbie Madison Baines, Derek Johns, Laurent Pitre, Chloë Levine and Georgia Acken.

At the time of this writing, Wexler’s The Sacrifice Video Game boasts an ideal rating of 100% on the Tomatometer. It’s early, and there are just 12 evaluations presently published on Rotten Tomatoes, however critics from the scary sites Fear Central, Rue Morgue Publication, Bloody Disgusting and Horrible Conjurings all applauded the motion picture. Wexler discovered motivation for The Sacrifice Video Game throughout her days working for Larry Fessenden’s Glass Eye Pix ten years earlier. Wexler stated in the exact same interview with EW:

” I was actually motivated by Larry, actually motivated by the motion pictures they were making. I was doing marketing and social networks for Glass Eye however I resembled, ‘Oh, if I ever got the chance to make a film what would be my dream motion picture?’ I desired it to occur at a boarding school, due to the fact that I matured in rural New Jersey, and I went to public high school, and the boarding school visual constantly appeared romantic and strange to me. I believed it would be actually enjoyable to clash that setting with these Mansonesque cult killers due to the fact that I check out Helter Skelter as a teen.”

The Sacrifice Video Game drops Friday, December 8 on Shudder. And fans can have a look at the full-length poster for Wexler’s approaching scary flick listed below:


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