The Babadook

The Babadook (2014)

A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.

Plot Keywords: parent child relationship, monster, nightmare, dysfunctional family, single mother, psychological horror, grieving, woman director, death of spouse, self delusion, self created problems, behavioral disorders, sleeplessness, adelaide australia

DirectorJennifer Kent
WriterJennifer Kent
Production CompaniesScreen Australia, Smoking Gun Productions, Causeway Films, South Australian Film Corporation, Entertainment One
Production CountriesAustralia, Canada
Spoken LanguagesEnglish

Alternate Titles

The Babadook - OZ
O Babadook
Babadook
바바둑
Бабадук
บาบาดุค ปลุกปีศาจ
Karabasan