‘Be careful what you pray for’
The Crucifixion is a 2017 British-Romanian horror film directed by Xavier Gens (Cold Skin; The ABCs of Death, segment “X Is for XXL”; Frontier(s)) from a screenplay by Chad and Carey Hayes (The Conjuring and sequel; The Reaping; House of Wax). It stars Sophie Cookson, Corneliu Ulici and Brittany Ashworth.
The film is released theatrically and On Demand by Lionsgate on October 6, 2017.
Sceptic journalist Nicole Rawlins (Sophie Cookson) is investigating the murder of a nun. A priest has been convicted but he claims that she died while he was performing an exorcism ritual.
When Nicole comes in contact with Father Anton (Corneliu Ulici) more and more inexplicable events occur.
The pair of them begin to also believe that the priest lost the battle with a demon…
Sophie Cookson, Corneliu Ulici (The Scorpion King 4; Werewolf: The Beast Among Us; The Devil Inside), Brittany Ashworth, Matthew Zajac, Diana Vladu, Florian Voicu, Radu Bânzaru, Javier Botet, Olivia Nita, Iván González, Alexis Rodney, Radu Andrei Micu, Emil Mandanac.
Bucharest and Sighisoara, Mures, Romania