The new 2021 horror films are now beginning to trickle out. One of them is the latest Canadian made movie THE SINNERS (2021). Originally entitled THE COLOR ROSE during its festival run, the movie has gotten first time director Courtney Paige some notice. Released only days ago, some have said the movie is a showcase for both the director and its leading actress Kaitlyn Bernard who plays Grace.
Grace (Kaitlyn Bernard) and her six friends have been named the Sinners by their high school classmates because each has taken on the identity of one of the seven deadly sins. Grace, known as “lust”, decides to lead a kangaroo court against Aubrey (Brenna Llewellyn), known as “pride”, for tattle-telling on the group for improprieties. But when Aubrey goes missing, others in the group begin to turn up murdered. Is their a serial killer come to their otherwise peaceful community.
Holly Amber Church, interviewed on Episode 471, who’s worked on numerous films including Open 24 Hours, was the composer to the movie. Besides Kaitlyn Bernard and Brenna Llewellyn, the cast includes Breena Coates, Keilani Elizabeth Rose, Jasmine Randhawa, Carly Fawcett, and Natalie Malaika as the other five sins. Dark Discussions takes a look at this recently released genre film.