A Horrible Woman
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Maureen

This film potently demonstrates how one person takes another hostage in an intimate relationship, step-by-step undermining the hostage's confidence and innocence. Such films often feature the male as the hostage-taker whereas the opposite is the case here with two 30ish Danish people. Marie ...Read more

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Thembi

Tragic but common

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