February 27, 2018 Ann

In 1965, the Likens entrusted their daughters Sylvia and Jenny to Gertrude Baniszweski as they worked with a travelling carnival. Everything started well. But when the promised money failed to come on time, Gertrude and her children maltreat the 2 girls.

TAGLINE: "The true story of a child's punishment that became a woman's crime."

Starring: Catherine Keener, Ellen Page, Hayley McFarland & Nick Searcy

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