- Original title
- The Babadook
- Running Time
- 95 min.
- Jennifer Kent
- Jennifer Kent
- Jed Kurzel
- Radek Ladzcuk
- Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney, Barbara West, Ben Winspear, Tiffany Lyndall-Knight, Tim Purcell, Benjamin Winspear, Cathy Adamek, Carmel Johnson, Adam Morgan, Craig Behenna, Michael Gilmour, Michelle Nightingale, Stephen Sheehan
- Production Co.
- Entertainment One / Causeway Films / Smoking Gun Productions
Horror. Drama. Thriller | Family Relationships. Supernatural. Monsters
- Official Site
- Synopsis / Plot
- “Do you want to die?!” seven-year-old Samuel asks his stressed-out single mother, Amelia. She wonders if his question is a threat or a warning. After dealing with Samuel’s frantic tantrums his entire life, Amelia suspects that her son has begun directing his violent misbehavior toward her. However, after a dark and foreboding children’s book called Mister Babadook mysteriously appears on Samuel’s bookshelf, Amelia must decide if her son is truly deranged, or if there really is a bogeyman lurking in their darkened halls at night.
: Sitges Film Festival: Special Jury Prize & Best Actress (Davis)
- Critics Reviews
- Ratings by Movie Soulmates
so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your personal movie tastes.
- Ratings by Friends
so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community of users.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report an error or omission? Please send us a message
If you are not a registered user please send an email to info -at- filmaffinity -dot- com.
All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective owners (studio and/or distributor).
For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org