Teenage friends James Tresswick and Mark Vincent are the victims of a brutal bully - Gary Parker. Wandering alone around an isolated forest they stray upon an adult male filling in a trench. It's suspicions and tantalizing. When they return they bring shovels and exhume the ghostly white body of a woman. The 'trench' is a grave. The 'adult male' is her killer. Could this be the answer to their problem? They hatch a plan to find the killer and blackmail him into murdering the bully who has victimized them all their lives. What could go wrong? James, Mark and their friend Chasely are about to cross a line of no return as the serial killer lures the vulnerable teenagers into his violent and sadistic world. Acolytes is that rare kind of film, designed to live on in the mind of the viewer long after its final haunting image is burned into their retinas.