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Ritual (2013)

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After receiving a distressed phone call, a man arrives at a seedy highway motel to find that his estranged wife has killed a stranger who is connected to a dangerous cult.

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Mickey Keating

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Mickey Keating
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Cast

Credited cast:
Derek Phillips ... The Man
Larry Fessenden ... Motel Clerk
Mickey Keating ... Excited Cultist
Lisa Marie Summerscales ... Lovely
Eric B. Fleischman ... Johnny (Radio Character)
Katherine Skelton ... Sacrifice
Brian Lally ... Roman
Dean Cates ... Tom
Stephen Brophy Stephen Brophy ... Frack
Eric Martig ... Frick
Benjamin Wright Benjamin Wright ... Fake Shemp
A.D. Peters A.D. Peters ... Radio DJ
D.J. Tijerina D.J. Tijerina ... Radio Preacher
John Hugo John Hugo ... The Manager
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After receiving a distressed phone call, a man arrives at a seedy highway motel to find that his estranged wife has killed a stranger who is connected to a dangerous cult.

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Horror

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Rated R for violence and language

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ritual Macabro See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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"I Should Not be Seeing You"
Written by Connie Conway
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After Dark Scores Delivers Knockout Punch
7 February 2014 | by pablogomez36See all my reviews

3 thumbs up for Ritual. Hell...let's put in my index fingers as well. Ritual all the elements of a successful thriller...good acting, simple but decent plot and some unexpected "gotcha" scenes. For (what I understand is) a low-budget film...this film packs the punch of many of those costing much much more.

I showed the movie to my film class and the large majority of students came away impressed. Who is this frickin' director? Let's hope we see more from him/her....There is obviously room for growth but here's hoping that the room becomes available. I, for one, will be checking in ! Ritual kicked my ass...and it will kick yours as well !


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