TV Movie : THE INITIATION OF SARAH (2006)
In The Initiation of Sarah, Summer Glau plays a college girl initiated into an ancient battle between good and evil that threatens to drive she and her twin sister apart and force one of them to make the ultimate sacrifice.
Synopsys : A pretty college student with mysterious supernatural powers become caught up in an ancient battle between good and evil in the ABC Family Original Movie remake of the 1978 cult classic. Sarah (Mika Boorem) and her twin sister Lindsey (Summer Glau) have always been at odds over Sarah's unexplainable telekinetic powers, but now that the two siblings have enrolled in Temple Hill University they're determined to focus on the future and forget about the past. While at first college life is everything that Sarah and Lindsey ever hoped it would be, their higher education soon grows complicated when both sisters are invited to pledge Alpha Nu Gamma and Pi Epsilon Delta: Temple Hill's oldest and most bitter rivals. Now, before they even take their first midterms, Sarah and Lindsey will be thrust into an ancient battle between good and evil that threatens to consume the entire campus. As the ongoing battle between darkness and light stretches into another semester, Sarah will struggle to master her powers and one sister will be faced with the most difficult decision of her life. Betrayal abounds and danger awaits on the dreaded campus of Temple Hill University.
Director : Stuart Gillard
Writer : Daniel Berendsen (teleplay), Tom Holland (story)
Release date : 22 October 2006 (USA)
Genre : Horror | Thriller
Production credits : Iddo Lampton Enochs Jr.
Mika Boorem : Sarah Goodwin
Summer Glau : Lindsey Goodwin
Morgan Fairchild : Trina Goodwin
Amber Wallace : Vita
Ben Ziff : Finn
Joanna Garcia : Corrine
Jennifer Tilly : Eugenia Hunter
Tessa Thompson : Esme
Check out characters/group promotional photos for 'The Initiation of Sarah' in the Photoshoots section of the Gallery.
Scenes from 'The Initiation of Sarah' featuring Summer Glau.
- This entertaining 2006 film is based on an earlier version, of the same name from 1978, made for TV. But there are many plot alterations making it unique.
- Morgan Fairchild, who plays Trina Goodwin (an alumni of the sorority Alpha Nu Gamma) in this film, also played one of the head sorority sisters of Alpha Nu Gamma, Jennifer Lawrence, in the original version.
- The movie premiered on ABC Family during the cable network's eighth annual 13 NIGHTS OF HALLOWEEN tent pole programming event, featuring Halloween themed programming airing the 13 nights leading up to Halloween (October 19-31).
- Summer Glau and Mika Boorem also played together in 'Sleepover' (2004)
Find youtube links to the movie below.