Watch a first clip from 'Gretel & Hansel'

Next week, Orion Pictures is inviting you to head into the woods for a grim reimagining of a classic Grimm tale. Today, a first clip from Gretel & Hansel has been released and you can check it out in the player below! If you missed the film’s trailer, click here to watch.

A long time ago in a distant fairytale countryside, a young girl, Gretel (IT star Sophia Lillis) leads her little brother (Sammy Leakey) into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

Gretel & Hansel also stars Alice Krige (The OAStar Trek: First Contact), Jessica De Gouw (Underground, Arrow) and Charles Babalola (Black MirrorThe Legend of Tarzan).

Scripted by Rob Hayes (Chewing Gum) and produced by Brian Kavanaugh-Jones (Sinister, Upgrade) and Fred Berger (La La Land, Destroyer) on behalf of Automatik, Gretel & Hansel is executive produced by Sandra Yee Ling and Macdara Kelleher. Look for it to hit the big screen beginning January 31st.

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