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The Babadook

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6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo98%
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Rated: 18+ (R)20141h 34mOn: Showtime Tags: Female Director Monster Supernatural Country: Australia 
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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.The Babadook featuring Essie Davis and Noah Wiseman is streaming on Showtime, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent on Google Play, and 5 others. It's a drama and horror movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (178,760 votes).

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Jennifer Kent

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Showtime).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#643 Ranked Movie

#5 Ranked in Monster Movies

#26 Ranked in Movies on Showtime

#57 Ranked in Horror Movies

The Babadook has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (178,760 votes). The movie is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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