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The Babadook

A single, widowed mother copes with grief and her son's obsession with monsters. She soon learns the monsters are all too real, and enters a new realm of terror.

Cast:

Essie Davis
Noah Wiseman
Daniel Henshall
Hayley McElhinney
Barbara West
Ben Winspear

Director:
Jennifer Kent

Producer:
Kristina Ceyton, Kristian Moliere

Written by:
Jennifer Kent

Distributor:
Cinetic Media, eOne Films International, IFC Films

Budget:
$2 million

Box Office:
$4.9 million

Awards:

Critic’s Choice Award for Best Young Actor - Noah Wiseman (Nominated)
New York Film Critics Circle Awards - Best First Feature (Won)
AACTA Awards - Best Film, Best Direction, Best Original Screenplay (Won)
AACTA Awards - Best Actress, Best Editing, Best Production Design (Nominated)



Metacritic Score:
86%

Rotten Tomatoes Score:
98%