Book jacket
The Babadook


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. Making it all worse is the arrival of a monsterous children's book that won't be ignored.

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  • 1 videodisc (94 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
  • digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
  • video file DVD video region 1

Target Audience Note: Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.

Other Title: Babadook (Motion picture) [DVD].


  • Title from container.
  • Bonus features: Creating the book with illustrator Alex Juhasz; A tour of the house set; The stunts: jumping the stairs; Special effects: the stabbing scene; Behind-the-scenes; Cast and crew interviews.
  • Director of photography, Radek Ladczuk ; editor, Simon Njoo ; composer, Jed Kurzel.
  • Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney, Barbara West, Ben Winspear.
  • DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
  • For private home use only.
  • In English and French with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

Publisher or Distributor Number: 266655 DV

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