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The Babadook

The Babadook

The Babadook is a 2014 Australian psychological horror film, written and directed by Jennifer Kent, in which a woman and her son are tormented by a "boogie-man" type monster. The film stars Essie Davis and Noah Wiseman, while Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney, Barbara West, and Ben Winspear appear in supporting roles. The Babadook was produced by Causeway Films and is based on the short film Monster, also written and directed by Kent. The film was shown at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and received widespread critical acclaim. ... more on Wikipedia

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