Andy reveals that Ellie was the one who confided in him about Megan's murder and will likely report it to the police, and tells Cassidy they need to kill Ellie. Well, the sorority pledges in a particular chapter did, indeed, get some accessories as a gift — but it was a whole lot more painful than you would imagine. After all, most sororities have their sisters all living within the same house, they have big sister/little sister assignments to form even stronger bonds between particular members, and they spend an insane amount of time together, between simply hanging around the house and working on the chapter’s events and fundraisers and similar activities. While having sex with him, Megan fakes her death. The girls drive to the mine shaft and encounter Garrett, who has cut his wrists and begins threatening them.

Physical abuse as part of a hazing ritual is never okay — yet it happens time and time again. Well, her hazing involved becoming a literal trash can — cleaning up the floor using her back as a cleaning implement, and taking garbage from her sisters and carrying it around in her pockets for goodness knows how long.

It is a re-imagining of the 1983 slasher film The House on Sorority Row.

2. Compared to some of the other horrifying hazing stories, that doesn’t seem so bad, right?

Often based in traditions, many sororities have rich histories. There are women stepping forward saying that they were physically beaten, emotionally tormented, and violated in many different ways, all as part of the rushing process to ensure they were a good fit for the sorority — and it’s majorly not okay. However, a cloaked figure wielding a tire iron murders both of them. Koman even admitted that the experience was traumatic. Sorority Row is a 2009 American slasher film, centred around a college prank that goes wrong and comes back to haunt the sisters of Theta Pi. There's enough room in Kate's office for a Sorority Row.

At the graduation party that night, Claire's ex-boyfriend Mickey is attacked and murdered by the killer, which Ellie witnesses. Give it a few months, the cycles will probably end up syncing up anyway without having to dose your body with toxic chemicals in the form of Plan B. Please support TheClever so we can continue providing you with great content!

Perhaps one of the most scary parts of hazing is that, after hearing about hazing situations where the girls ended up in the hospital, things that are just plain old emotionally traumatizing almost seem not so bad — which is super messed up! However, this particular sorority had some pretty awful consequences for the poor pledge who just wasn’t able to raise quite enough. That’s right — using a stapler on human skin. The film was mostly shot at night in Munhall, one block from the Carnegie Library of Homestead, where about 10 houses were dressed to resemble a sorority row. However, St. Anthony’s, a small, secret society sorority at Columbia, is only looking for the super, stupid rich to join its ranks. Ravital Segal, a woman pledging Dartmouth back in 2012, stepped forward to speak about her hazing experience — namely, that she was forced to chug a 64 ounce bottle of alcoholic punch (that’s a ton of liquid, and though she didn’t specify the strength of the punch, we’re betting it was really strong). When Jessica mentions they need to release the air out of her lungs so that her body will not float to the surface, Garrett stabs Megan in the chest with a tire iron, resulting in her actual death.

Sorority Row was released on September 9, 2009 in the UK and September 11, 2009 in the USA. An association or a society of women. After they leave, a sorority girl named Joanna, who overheard their conversation, is murdered. Jessica confesses Megan's murder, infuriating Maggie and Mrs. Crenshaw.

Two pledges rushing at Medgar Evers College, Shawntee Caton and Gabby Jones, discussed a hazing ritual where they were blindfolded, taken to a basement, and forced to sit there for a long, long time — as in, around 10 hours — being endlessly drilled with intimate questions about their personal lives and R-rated activities they engaged in. ThePremium offers ad free access to all TheClever content and so much more. This is one of those hazing practices that seems innocent enough at first, but becomes increasingly horrifying as you hear more about it. The film was officially completed on May 2, 2009. What exactly was she put through? As their hazing ritual, they make the female pledges buy a necklace from Tiffany’s (where the necklaces certainly do not come cheap) and throw it in the river. That’s not exactly the best way to bond with your new pledge. And, it can’t be ignored that sorority sisters have to come from at least a reasonable place of privilege — they need to be able to come up with all that dough in addition to their regular tuition costs. You may assume that sorority sisters gifting pledges accessories or small tokens with their sorority name and symbols on it would be kind of normal. A chiefly social organization of women students at a college or university, usually designated by Greek letters. I mean, just think of the recent story where actor Ian Somerhalder admitted to tossing his wife Nikki Reed’s birth control pills in the toilet once they decided to have a baby?

The most terrifying was that she and her sisters would be locked in a basement for hours on end, with only one toilet to use amongst all of them, and their sisters would periodically pop in and ask them random questions, screaming at them if they got the answer wrong — although there weren’t really any right answers. In the United States, fraternities and sororities have a statutory exemption from Title IX legislation prohibiting this type of gender exclusion within student groups, and organizations such as the Fraternity and Sorority Political Action Committee lobby to maintain it. Close this popup and browse for 2 minutes.

No one has the right to control another person’s body and cycle and things like that, not even their sorority sisters. Box Office for the Weekend of September 11, 2009 - IMDB, International Details - Dusk for Ice Age - The Numbers, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sorority_Row&oldid=982983734, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 11 October 2020, at 15:19. We just can’t understand who would think that was a good idea — although, at least those particular pledges decided to join forces and come forward about what they were experiencing. Cassidy fetches Ellie from upstairs but they are discovered and attacked by Andy. [11] It then fell 49% during its second weekend of release, while finishing with $8,965,282 in total. Insane! However, though she doesn’t go into detail, the hazing ritual this poor girl was forced to participate in was without doubt way, way too intimate — and took something really important from her, and likely traumatized her for a long time. It was directed by Stewart Hendler, written by Josh Stolberg and Pete Goldfinger, and stars Briana Evigan, Leah Pipes, Rumer Willis, Jamie Chung, Margo Harshman, … Cassidy and Jessica run into Kyle, who injures Jessica. Then, they were supposed to sort themselves according to breast size, while their future ‘sisters’ critiqued them. Okay, the sorority girl in question here obviously wasn’t bothered by this particular hazing ritual, as the end of her confession proves. Thinking Garrett is the one stalking them, Jessica runs him over with her vehicle. Sorority Row is a 2009 American slasher film directed by Stewart Hendler and starring Briana Evigan, Leah Pipes, Rumer Willis, and Carrie Fisher. Maggie leaves the room to find Megan and convince her to stop killing. Yikes! Kyle, wearing the same cloak as the killer, finds them and knocks Jessica unconscious. Internationally, its performance was mixed compared to its domestic run. How do they get proof of that? Okay, this example proves just how bizarre hazing is. No one should have the right to control another person’s body. The dancing is humiliating enough, but to get involved in a potential sister’s intimate life in that way is just majorly over the line. However, literally every woman was outraged because you just don’t do that. Mrs. Crenshaw tells the girls to lock themselves in Jessica's bedroom and to call the police while she searches for the killer. Principal photography began on October 16, 2008 in the Pittsburgh area.

And honestly, what on earth is the point except inflicting immense physical torment? The album received 2.5 out of 5 stars from Allmusic, stating: "Of the 15 tracks, only a few are even remotely memorable (Ladytron's "Ghosts," Camera Obscura's "Tears for Affairs," and Dragonette's "booty" anthem "I Get Around" come to mind), but there's hardly a dull moment. Downstairs, the killer confronts Maggie and throws a Molotov cocktail at her, setting the house on fire. We wouldn’t be surprised if at least half the women involved in this particular hazing ritual developed body image issues in the years afterwards. Sorority Row A sex position/act involving a banana, a can opener, a camel and at least three witnesses.