Film Updates releases preview photos from Syfy’s new original horror film Bring It On: Cheer or Die, offering a significant change for the franchise.
Syfy published preliminary photos of the horror film of the franchise Go ahead: Cheer or die.
Film Updates tweeted four images from the Go ahead squad from Syfy’s new original horror movie. One photo featured the featured cheerleading uniforms, while the other three images provided insight into the film’s relationship dynamics. The photos give fans their first look at the seventh installment in the franchise, as well as its first horror film. Film Updates also provided a brief synopsis for the film. “A cheer squad’s plan to practice at an abandoned school on Halloween takes a terrifying turn when their teammates start disappearing.”
Syfy originally announced the 2021 slasher spinoff with the title Bring it on: Halloween. The film serves as a drastic change of tone for a franchise that has so far produced mostly comedy films. The franchise expanded into another category when Onward: the musical opened on Broadway in 2012, but animate or die marks his most significant game on the screen.
In addition to the music Bring it The premises have remained relatively consistent with each installment, featuring cheerleaders from different schools and showing the drama and politics within the team structure. animate or die is considered a “Halloween special” of the franchise, so it’s unclear if this spin-off could be the only horror this series will produce. Mixing the cheesy nature of the film series with horror follows a recent trend in modern slashers like bodies bodies bodiesespecially those considered black comedies.
The original Go ahead The film was released in 2000 and featured industry stars Kirsten Dunst (Spiderman), Eliza Dushku, Jesse Bradford, and Gabrielle Union. The film was a box office success, receiving generally positive reviews upon its initial release. Over time, the film became a cult classic, leading to the creation of six direct-to-video sequels. The most recent installment in the franchise was Forward: World Cheersmackreleased in 2017.
animate or die is directed by Karen Lam (evangeline) and starring Missi Pyle (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) as the school principal. Alexandra Beaton (The next step), Tiera Skovbye (Once upon a time) and Kerri Medders (Promised land) will star as cheerleaders in the film. Forward: Cheer or Die will be released in 2022.