The Babadook

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The Babadook
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The Babadook
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Release: DVD Release
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Six years after the death of her husband, Amelia struggles to discipline her “out-of-control” six-year-old Samuel – a son she finds difficult to love. Samuel’s dreams are plagued by a monster he believes is coming to kill them both.

When a disturbing storybook called “The Babadook” turns up at their house, Samuel is convinced that the Babadook is the creature he’s been dreaming about. And when Amelia begins to see glimpses of the creature herself, it slowly dawns on her that the thing Samuel has been warning her about may well be real.

The Latest The Babadook News

Scream Factory Summons The Babadook

Have you guys witnessed The Babadook yet? I’m pretty sure many of you have and if you loved it like many, I’m sure you’re anxious to get your hands on a copy to watch again and again. So, that brings us to this, Scream Factory and IFC Midnight have joined forces to unleash The Babadook [...]

The Babadook Sneaks onto UK Home Video This February

One of the most talked about films of the past year is Jennifer Kent’s directorial debut The Babadook. The film has received a ton of awesome press and praise and is set to be a firm favorite among horror fans for years to come. But is it as good as some say? I’m yet to [...]

[Video] Season’s Greetings from The Babadook

I think it’s pretty safe to say that nearly everyone has been running around like headless chickens getting prepared for the holidays, I know I have. But sometimes you just need to sit back and unwind with a little festive cheer. But, there has to be a little bit of horror thrown in, right? So, [...]

Two New Official Clips from The Babadook

I still haven’t got around to watching The Babadook yet as I have been so damn busy! But, it is one film that I need to check out, but is it really the most terrifying film ever? The Exorcist‘s William Friedkin, seems to think so. If you too haven’t seen this one yet, we have scored two [...]

Two New Clips from The Babadook

I don’t know where you guys stand with Jennifer Kent’s The Babadook, but I’m so stoked for this one. I’m not sure what it is but it just seems different than the slew of other supernatural flicks that just so happen to be popping up all over the place as of late. So, if you’re [...]

Ghoulish Gary Pullin Puts His Spin on this New ‘Babadook’ Poster

I know you guys love a good piece of poster art, and thankfully there are still guys and gals that put some thought and creativity into the posters on show. It bugs the hell out of me when a studio uses some generic artwork instead of working with someone who truly has an eye for this [...]

The Babadook Unleashes a New Clip

Jennifer Kent’s The Babadook, certainly has the potential to deliver the scares, but will it? Well, if this latest clip is any indication, then this sucker is certainly heading down the right path. So, head on down below and check out the newest clip from The Babadook. The film stars Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Hayley [...]

New Official Quad Poster for The Babadook

From what I have seen so far, Jennifer Kent’s latest flick The Babadook looks freakin’ awesome, and is definitely one film you guys should check out this year. Now, I could be completely wrong and we find out that it simply doesn’t hit the mark, but I’m holding out for this one. So, while we wait [...]

Fear ‘The Babadook’ in New Official Trailer

Any of you guys heading out to the Film 4 Fright Fest in London, England? If so, be on the look out for The Babadook, as this sucker looks set to be awesome! Still need convincing? Well, we have scored a brand new trailer courtesy of Total Film for you guys to check out below. [...]

The Babadook Movie Review [Stanley Film Festival]

Director Jennifer Kent, in her first full-length feature, has crafted a lovely, dark and often creepy story about death and mourning through the mechanism of a seriously unsettling children’s book character. The Babadook is a film that is executed on a very high level: the emotions are raw and real, the scares are built-up and [...]

IFC Midnight Scores The Babadook

With the recent arrival of the official trailer and poster for Jennifer Kent’s The Babadook, which has received a ton of buzz since its arrival at Sundance. We can now finally reveal that the film has been picked up for distribution. According to Deadline, IFC Midnight has picked up the U.S. and Latin American rights [...]

New Official Poster for The Babadook

From Jennifer Kent comes The Babadook. This is one film that has been generating a ton of buzz and I have to say, I’m pretty damn excited to see this one unfold. Just a few days ago we unleashed the official trailer and today we have scored the official poster. The film stars Essie Davis, Hayley McElhinney, [...]

Check Out the Sundance Trailer for The Babadook

Sundance is finally under way and a new trailer has emerged for a movie making it’s premiere at the annual film festival.  “The Babadook” hails from the land down under known as Australia.  And if anyone knows terror, it’s the Aussies. Have you seen their wildlife? “The Babadook” is from director and writer Jennifer Kent [...]

Sundance 2014 Unveils Midnight Films Lineup

Sundance is, once again, nearly upon us.  It feels just like yesterday that I was reporting on Sundance 2013.  Time moves so quickly… OH GOD! My sense of mortality is rising! Every year, like most film festivals, Sundance features a “Midnight” selection of films which usually plays host to movies of the horror variety.  For [...]

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