The Initiation
The Initiation (1984)

The appealing Daphne Zuniga makes her inauspicious debut in this dreary slasher film as a pampered freshman sorority pledge haunted by memory lapses and bizarre, violent dreams involving her parents (Clu Gulager and Vera Miles). Despite… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Horror
Release Date: December 1, 1984
DVD Release Date: September 19, 2011
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Scott Weinberg

The Initiation is the worst kind of bad movie in that it often seems like two entirely different bad movies mashed together into one ungainly chore.

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Cassandra Maples
I had a decent time with The Initiation and it seems to be one of the better early eighties slashers. Daphne Zuniga makes for a likable enough lead, she… More
ken j
The Initiation follows the story of Kelly Fairchild who all her life has had dreams of a man being burned and her stabbing someone she never knew what these… More
Bruce Bruce
a 1984 Slashed Flix, not real good but not real bad. Kelly Fairchild has to go through a College initiation, and a band of her friends start getting killed.… More
John Me
Nice 80īs slasher with some good gruesome death scene, fairly well-done and good ending.