The Cleaning Lady (2018)
As a means to distract herself from an affair, a love-addicted woman befriends a cleaning lady, badly scarred by burns. She soon learns, these scars run much deeper than the surface.
The Shrine (2010)
Three journalists find themselves in danger when on the trail of a cult which just might be practising human sacrifice.
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