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The Initiation of Sarah (1978)

TV Movie  -   -  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A withdrawn young girl joins an unpopular sorority in college.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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Alberta 'Mouse'
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Laura O'Neil
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Bobbie Adams
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Freddie
Jennifer Gay ...
Kathy Anderson
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Regina Wilson
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A withdrawn young girl joins an unpopular sorority in college.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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6 February 1978 (USA)  »

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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Remade as The Initiation of Sarah (2006) See more »

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Childhood nightmares because of this movie
3 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I agree with the earlier critique. I saw this movie as a kid about 10 and it still haunts me to this day. I couldn't remember the name, but I do remember the stars. I remember Shirley Winters and Morgan Fairchild co-stared and I was watching The Poseidon Adventure and I had to find this movie. I can't believe I still have memories of this movie and how I was so scarred that I loved it. I guess I am looking to find that 1st movie that scared me as a youth. I hope the movie is as good or "bad" as I remember. I am actually excited to see a movie. I would recommend this movie for someone wanting to have a good scare and not get grossed out. Plus, Morgan Fairchild was so hot. I still think Morgan is the classic look that I loved in my youth. My memory tells me that there were a lot of good looking women in this movie.


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