English Drama, Horror, Thriller
1 hr 35 mins
The directorial debut of Jennifer Kent is extremely horrifying, critically acclaimed and one of the best horror films.
Release Date13 Nov, 2014
Cast & CrewEssie Davis, Daniel Henshall, Tiffany Lyndall-Knight
SynopsisWriter-Director Jennifer Kent`s psychological horror thriller talks about a single mother, who fears losing her son, after losing her husband, in a violent car accident.
Six years after the death of Amelia`s husband, she is still unable to come to terms with it. She lives with her 6-year-old son, Sameul, who is plagued by a monster in his dreams and thinks that it will kill him and his mother.
Initially she doesn`t believe her son`s horror story and the monster, but gradually starts experiencing that the same, as she sees glimpses of a sinister presence all around her. All this happens after a disturbing storybook `The Babadook` arises at their house!