According to data compiled by the American Enterprise Institute, female high school students routinely outperform males, with more girls than boys graduating in the top 10% of their classes. That’s probably just one of the reasons men are now a solid minority on college campuses around the country. However, being outnumbered is the least of the worries for those students with only one X chromosome. As it turns out, the main problem is… all those schoolgirls are certifiably insane. Well, that’s the impression the following films from 2017 might leave you with anyway.
The Blackcoat’s Daughter
In his book Cults in Context, Lorne Dawson notes that such groups often prey on “the lonely, the confused, the idealistic, the searchers,” which pretty much describes almost every teenage girl in the world. Take Kat and Rose for example. It’s bad enough they’ve apparently been abandoned at their Catholic boarding school during Winter break, but Kat is also having nightmares and Rose may be pregnant. That kind of emotional distress makes them easy cult fodder, which is unfortunate since the nuns that run the place might actually be devil worshipers.