The Afflicted (2010)
The Afflicted is an intense thriller based on a truly disturbing and dark story. Leslie Easterbrook (Halloween, House, Devil’s Rejects) plays the lead role of ‘Maggie’, a disturbed mother of four who delivers an unimaginable level of abuse to her children while defending her actions with her own twisted interpretations of the Bible. Kane Hodder, (Jason Voorhees from Friday the 13th) plays the role of Hank, a husband who is desperate to leave his failed marriage and distant wife but finds leaving more difficult than he originally planned. Grace, the youngest of three sisters is the witness to the exhausting mental and physical abuse of her sisters. Escaping the wrath of their mother seems impossible and proves to be deadly. Based on a true story, The Afflicted takes you inside the lives of those who live in constant fear with no escape.
Director: Jason Stoddard
Stars: Leslie Easterbrook, Kane Hodder and J.D. Hart
Synopsis:A story of incomprehensible abuse delivered by an explosively violent mother of four. Journey through the mind of a child that experiences a living hell, defined and defended by the twisted religious beliefs of her mother.