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The Initiation of Sarah (1978)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Horror, Thriller  |  6 February 1978 (USA)
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A withdrawn young girl joins an unpopular sorority in college. It turns out she has psychic and telekinetic powers, and she uses them against a rival sorority.

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Mrs. Erica Hunter
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Paul Yates
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Jennifer Lawrence
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Patty Goodwin
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Scott Rafferty
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Laura O'Neil
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A withdrawn young girl joins an unpopular sorority in college. It turns out she has psychic and telekinetic powers, and she uses them against a rival sorority.

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Horror | Thriller

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Also Known As:

A Iniciação de Sarah  »

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When Sarah comes down the stairs to go to for the birthday party for Paul Yates, her hair seems suddenly much longer than it was moments before. See more »

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I've loved this movie since it first came out!
22 August 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I always felt that this movie was chopped to pieces and that there was so much more to the story than what we got to see. I wish I could have read the original script for it. This is such a classic Carrie-type story, sort of a Revenge of the Nerds meets Carrie. But for some reason I just love the story. Maybe because both Morgan Brittany and Morgan Fairchild are in it. If you want a college horror story with a twist, this is it. It's creepy and fun.


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