Hansel and Gretel: Warriors of Witchcraft
- 1 hr 23 min
This action packed movie directed by David DeCoteau and written by screenwriter, Larson Tretter, stars twin teens BooBoo and Fivel Stewart as Jonah and Ella Mazer. With a run time of 90 minutes, this adventure filled film was created for the entertainment of teens coping with the peer pressure of high school. The movie begins with Jonah and Ella being sent to a boarding school in Salem, Massachusetts. When at the boarding school, mingling with the other teens, one clique, who is also a coven wants to making Jonah apart of their coven. As Jonah is being recruited, Ella focuses on revealing the hidden secrets behind the secret society. She discovers that they descend from a generation of witch hunters, starting with Hansel and Gretel. They even find an old leather made book of spells with a letter from their mother inside, guiding them to their true destiny. Their teachers, Ms. Keegan (Vanessa Angel) and Ms. Thoman (Cherie Currie) keeps a close eye on the new students, also the headmaster, Sebastian (Eric Roberts) does the same, but each for their own personal agenda. Jonah soon after is supposed to sacrifice his sister to the coven, but learn that they must use their heritage to protect themselves from the dangers of their uncovering history and some that are to come to their future. Instead of Jonah following along, he teams up with his sister to destroy the Witch of the Woods. While unfolding the secret life, teen students Allyson (Judy Norton), Megan(Tyne Stecklien), Reiko (Courtney B Turk), Kristen (Kathryn Collins), and Charles (Zac Goodspeed) play their part in this adventure. This young adult fantasy film, distributed by Lionsgate was designed for the teen atmosphere. The movie reflects the problems most teens face while in high school with supernatural elements of witch craft and covens.