THE BABADOOK Review

     February 10, 2015

[This is a re-post of my review from the 2014 Sundance Film Festival.  The Babadook opens today in limited release.] One of the great things about film festivals is that you can go in cold to almost anything. There’s been …

THE BABADOOK Trailer: Don’t Let It In!

     February 10, 2015

You want a sense of how deeply unnerving Jennifer Kent’s feature directorial debut is?  You’ve got to check out this brand new trailer for The Babadook.  The movie centers on Amelia (Essie Davis) and her young son Sam (Noah Wiseman).  …

THE BABADOOK Clip: Mister Babadook Comes Knocking

     August 22, 2014

Ever since seeing writer-director Jennifer Kent’s feature directorial debut, The Babadook, all I’ve wanted to do is be a total weirdo and walk around whispering, “Ba ba-ba dook, dook, dook,” to everyone.  Trouble is, the movie doesn’t hit theaters until …

Trailer for the Sundance Horror Film THE BABADOOK

     February 10, 2015

This morning, I posted my review for Jennifer Kent’s incredibly effective horror film, The Babadook.  The story focuses on a single mother who reads a children’s book called “Mister Babadook” to her young child, and unintentionally conjures the eponymous monster, …