Having embezzled a small fortune and attempting to lay low, Robert Burger (Sir John Hurt) and his mistress Dorothea (Karen Young) choose a remote rental property which in unobtrusive. But they soon make the grave mistake of befriending two nine-year-old girls, Thelma (Cassie Barasch) and Elizabeth (Ellie Raab), who live close by. Behind her seemingly cute and innocent façade, Thelma is a scheming, precocious brat who intrudes upon the couple's life and photographs the pair and ultimately discovers their dark little secret. With Elizabeth's help, they proceed to blackmail the bemused, unsuspecting twosome. But events eventually begin to unravel leading the pseudo-angelic brat to resort to twisted and evil crimes, meaning the lives of those associated with her gradually descend in to Hell.
She's spying on two strangers, she's about to murder her best friend and she's only nine years old!
19 October 1989 (Hungary)
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The church, in which Robert (Sir John Hurt) hides near the end, is Trinity Episcopal Church, 79 6th Street, Apalachicola, Florida, located at the corner of 6th Street and Avenue D. This is discernible by its unique altar area with the three stained-glass windows, and criss-cross wooden pattern. See more
Thelma. Dotty said it all. It's so simple.
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