Movies like Valley of Ditches

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Valley of Ditches
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young woman bound in the front seat of a parked car watches helpless as her captor methodically digs a grave in the desert ground. The bloody lifeless body of her boyfriend lies framed in the rear-view mirror, a fate she will fight at all costs to avoid for herself. But this is only the beginning of a brutal struggle where survival could be worse than death.
Plot: struggle for survival, rearview mirror, left for dead, digging a grave, religious fanatic, shovel, tied feet, serial killer, desert, murder, flashback
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Chile
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Oz
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
55 min.
 8.7
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