Synopsis by Sandra Brennan
This psychodrama is set in New Zealand during the 1880s and is based on the true story of an orphaned 18-year-old who marries a cruel, much-older man. He constantly abuses her and keeps her under his thumb until she snaps and using hypnotism, kills him. Later she is tried in court.
death, sexual, spouse, abuse, hypnosis, investigation, killing, love-triangle, marriage, marriage-arranged, murder, orphan, romance, scheme, sexual-abuse, spouse-abuse, teenagers