The year is 1905. Thomas Richardson travels to a remote island to rescue his sister after she's kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult demanding a ransom for her safe return. It soon becomes clear that the cult will regret the day it baited this man, as he digs deeper and deeper into the secrets and lies upon which the commune is built.
Your God Can't Help You.
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[All trivia items for this title are spoilers.
For a turn of the twentieth century, ascetic religious fundamentalist remote outpost, main female character, Andrea, sports a remarkably striking facial make up look (heavy eyebrows, eyelashes, almost impossibly red lips): under-eye dark liner most obviously. See more
[in her letter
My dearest father... I pray that you have not been consumed with worry in the time that has passed since I was taken. I write to you in the hope that you will put an end to my suffering on this wretched island. My captors inform me that if I am to survive, you must travel here alone with the means to purchase my freedom. That should a man of lawbe sent in your stead, it would seal my fate. Father, I grow weary.
[now reading it out loud
I fear our Lord no longer hears...