As the festive glow of Christmas approaches, Shudder, AMC Networks’ premier streaming service for horror, thriller, and suspense, is unleashing a chilling gift for horror enthusiasts – the killer Santa movie The Sacrifice Game. This tale promises to send shivers down the spines of even the most seasoned horror fans that sees a Santa on a mission to kill.
Step into the year 1971, when Samantha (Madison Baines) and Clara (Georgia Acken), two students at the Blackvale School for Girls, find themselves stranded over the holidays. The prospect of a Christmas away from home is already bleak, but their festive cheer takes a sinister turn when three members of a murderous cult descend upon their doorstep, turning the holiday season into a brutal, blood-soaked battleground.
As the cult’s sinister motives unravel, Samantha and Clara must fight for survival, facing off against a relentless evil force. The halls of Blackvale School, once a place of learning and refuge, transform into a terrifying labyrinth of terror, where every shadow conceals a lurking threat.
Directed by Jenn Wexler, who brought you the films The Ranger and Darling, “The Sacrifice Game” boasts a stellar cast, including Mena Massoud, Olivia Scott Welch, Chloë Levine, Madison Baines, Georgia Acken, and Gus Kenworthy. Prepare to be immersed in a chilling atmosphere as these talented actors bring the horrors to life.
The Sacrifice Game is a chilling ode to classic slasher films packed with suspense, gore, and unexpected twists. It’s a must-watch for horror fans seeking a holiday treat that’s more frightening than festive. Prepare to unwrap this twisted Christmas gift and embark on a terrifying journey into the depths of holiday horror when the film from Wild Eye Releasing is released on December 5, 2023.
For more great Christmas-themed horror movies, check out our list of Christmas Horror Movies To Unwrap This December.