The indie horror film we’ve been keeping tabs on – Ritual – made its presence known at the American Film Market and a new sales poster was cooked up to entice buyers.
Directed and written by Mickey Keating, the film stars Derek Phillips, Lisa Summerscales and Dean Cates.
Along with the aforementioned poster, a new synopsis…read on: Tom Moses steps into a nightmare when he discovers that his estranged wife, Lovely, has brutally killed a man in one of the cramped, decaying rooms of a sleazy South Texas motel. Against his better judgement, Tom agrees to help and it is not long before he finds a video camera in the trunk of the dead man’s car. He and Lovely watch as a horrifying image crackles to life: a group of individuals, shrouded in robes and disguised in skull masks, ritualistically sacrifice a helpless girl. The situation becomes clear and Tom and Lovely realize that they need to get out while they still can. But the night has only just begun and the strangers in skull masks soon arrive with a plan of their own…
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