The Children (2008)

Director
Tom Shankland

Main cast
Eva Birthistle; Hannah Tointon; Stephen Campbell Moore; Rachel Shelley; Jeremy Sheffield

Genres
Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Description
A relaxing Christmas vacation turns into a terrifying fight for survival as the children begin to turn on their parents


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