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The Monster of Mangatiti (2015)

Heather Walsh tells her story of the time she was an emotional prisoner of Bill Cornelius at his remote farm.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Greta Gregory Greta Gregory ... Heather Walsh
Mark Mitchinson ... Bill Cornelius
Flynn Allan ... Brent
Mark Warren Mark Warren ... Det Demchy
Roz Turnbull ... Heather (2008)
Greg Smith ... George Kingsland
Alison Quigan ... Shirley Petrie
Harriet Beattie Harriet Beattie ... Joanne
John Sumner ... Malcolm
Margaret-Mary Hollins Margaret-Mary Hollins ... Angela
Edwin Wright ... Doug Cornelius
Carolyn Dando Carolyn Dando ... Christine
Flynn Steward ... Chett
Ruth Dudding Ruth Dudding ... Doctor
Laurie Dee ... Taxi Driver
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When Heather Walsh accepted a tutoring job on an isolated farm in the Mangatiti Valley in 1985 she had no idea that what first appeared to be paradise, would become a nightmare. For 6 months she would be held captive, raped, and psychologically tortured by a seasoned predator until she made a daring escape. A true New Zealand story.

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6 September 2015 (New Zealand) See more »

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Are you kidding
1 September 2018 | by Dave_douellSee all my reviews

This girl had serious psychological issues before she ever met this guy. This really takes Stockholm syndrome to the crazy level. I can't believe that's why she stayed. Part of her wanted to stay, there's no other explanation. I could understand if she was twelve maybe believing the things he threatened her with. All the opportunities she had to get away and didn't take and then telling us she was always plotting how to get away on foot!! She didn't want to get away.


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