Plot:

This is a retelling of the old tale of Hansel and Gretel, but set in England in the 1920s. To the children and staff at the orphanage, Auntie Roo is a kindly American widow who gives them a lavish Christmas party each year in her mansion, Forrest Grange. In reality, she is a severely disturbed woman, who keeps the mummified remains of her little daughter in a nursery in the attic. One Christmas, her eye falls upon a little girl who reminds her of her daughter and she imprisons her in her attic. Nobody believes her brother, Christopher, when he tells them what has happened, so he goes to rescue her.

Also Known As: Poios skotose tin theia Roo?, Dare ga Rû obasan o koroshita ka?, Fábula Macabra, Gingerbread House, Tko je ubio tetku Roo?, Kanli balta - Iki kardes, Mais qui a tué tante Roo?, Chi giace nella culla di zia Ruth?, Pepparkakshuset - vem slog ihjäl tant Roo?, Qui va matar la tieta Roo?, Satanika angeloudia, Кто прикончил тетушку Ру? Soviet, ¿Quién mató a tía Roo?, Wer hat Tante Ruth angezündet West, Who Slew Auntie Roo?, Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?

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