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Year: 2017
Original Title: Burning Sands
Length: 96 minutes
Genre: Drama
Studios: Netflix
Distributor: Netflix

Release Dates

United Kingdom: March 10 2017

United States: March 10 2017


Ranking: 5,508 out of 16,027 movies (up 350)


4.3 by 1 users

6.4 by 5 media


Movie which shows the dangerous of the fraternities on US university campuses. The story focuses on a young man who proposes as a candidate to enter in one of the fraternities. The boy will have to decide between to obey the rules imposed by the veterans or rebelled against violent practices that are happening in the campus. Production collaborative with Netflix, directed by Gerard McMurrays and written by own McMurray with Christine Berg. Movie cast is conformed by Trevor Jackson ('American Crime', 'Criminal Minds'), Alfre Woodard ('Captain América: Civil War', 'Luke Cage'), Trevante Rhodes ('Moonlight'), Steve Harris ('Minority Report'), and Tosin Cole ('Star War Episode VII: Force Awakens')


Cast Burning Sands

Alfre Woodard

Alfre Woodard

Professor Hughes

Trevante Rhodes

Trevante Rhodes


Steve Harris

Steve Harris

Dean Richardson


Trivia Burning Sands

While making this film, director Gerard McMurray drew from his own experiences of being hazed as a recruit for a black fraternity at university.