MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 19,640 this week

Rockabye (1986)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  12 January 1986 (USA)
6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 97 users  
Reviews: 3 user

A distraught mother (Valerie Bertinelli) and a tabloid reporter (Rachel Ticotin) search for the woman's son, who was kidnapped by a black market baby ring.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Interview: Magic Mike

The Magic Mike XXL guys give some relationship advice to a 74-year-old fan.

Watch Now

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 430 titles
created 27 Aug 2012
 
a list of 3664 titles
created 14 May 2013
 
a list of 368 titles
created 9 months ago
 
list image
a list of 4741 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Rockabye" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Rockabye (TV Movie 1986)

Rockabye (TV Movie 1986) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Rockabye.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Promise of Love (TV Movie 1980)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A woman who gave up college to marry her Marine boyfriend becomes a widow soon after her husband is sent to Vietnam.

Director: Don Taylor
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Jameson Parker, Andy Romano
The Burning (1981)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A former summer camp caretaker, horribly burned from a prank gone wrong, lurks around an upstate New York summer camp bent on killing the teenagers responsible for his disfigurement.

Director: Tony Maylam
Stars: Brian Matthews, Leah Ayres, Brian Backer
Pancho Barnes (TV Movie 1988)
Drama | Adventure | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A made for TV movie in which Valerie Bertinelli portrays Florence Pancho Barnes, a bored socialite who decides to learn to fly

Director: Richard T. Heffron
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Ted Wass, James Stephens
Favorite Son (TV Mini-Series 1988)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A Vice-Presidential candidate's been shot. Now an investigation ensues, and the investigator discovers that there's a conspiracy going on. And not only that, people in the President's staff... See full summary »

Stars: Harry Hamlin, Linda Kozlowski, Robert Loggia
Action | Thriller | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A pair of detectives is assigned to investigate a murder, and discover a trail of corruption and criminal activity that leads right back to their own police department.

Director: Jack Smight
Stars: Robert Carradine, Billy Dee Williams, Valerie Bertinelli
Shattered Vows (TV Movie 1984)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

At the age of 16 Mary becomes a nun. But she never gets used to the strict rules of her new life and when she falls in love with Father Tim, she wants to withdraw her vow.

Director: Jack Bender
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, David Morse, Caroline McWilliams
Cafe Americain (1993–1994)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Holly Aldrige is a young American living on her own in France. Although she doesn't speak any of the language (which causes trouble for her frequently) she finds a job working as a waitress... See full summary »

Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Maurice Godin, Graham Beckel
Two Mothers for Zachary (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Based on the true custody battle in Richmond, Virginia, a grandmother sues her lesbian daughter for custody of her grandson on the grounds her daughter is immoral for living with another ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Werner
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Vanessa Redgrave, Colleen Flynn
In a Child's Name (TV Movie 1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A true story about a woman who fights her brother-in-law's parents for custody of her deceased sister's baby upon learning that her brother-in-law murdered her sister.

Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Michael Ontkean, Timothy Carhart
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

This is about a man falling in love with a girl and then immediately gets drafted into the Army during the Vietnam War. In the war he becomes blind and gets discharged.

Director: Peter H. Cooper
Stars: Richard Dean Anderson, Richard Baxter, Valerie Bertinelli
E/R (1984–1985)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Dr. Sheinfeld, freshly divorced, becomes a physician on call at the emergency room of a Chicago hospital, where he soon locks horns with the vivacious Dr. Eve Sheridan and attracts the ... See full summary »

Stars: Elliott Gould, Conchata Ferrell, Lynne Moody
A Case for Life (TV Movie 1996)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

To save her unborn child, she had to fight for the right to die. A True Story

Director: Eric Laneuville
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Gregg Almquist, Vincent Berry
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Susannah Bartok
...
Victoria Garcia
...
Lt. Ernest Foy
...
Donald F. Donald
Roderick Cook ...
Christopher Zellner
Jo Henderson ...
Doctor
Dick Latessa ...
Malcolm Sterling
Jonathan Raskin ...
Sonny Bartok
...
Arthur Reardon
...
Rica Towne
David Carroll ...
Joey
Mary Gordon Murray ...
Audrey
Christopher McCann ...
Candyman
Rex Robbins ...
Emerson
Sam Malkin ...
Dignam
Edit

Storyline

A distraught mother (Valerie Bertinelli) and a tabloid reporter (Rachel Ticotin) search for the woman's son, who was kidnapped by a black market baby ring.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dirty Deal - Es geschah auf offener Strasse...  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A well-rounded and most enjoyable suspense film!
25 March 1999 | by (Pretoria, South Africa) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed this movie very much. The plot, about a mother's attempts to recover her kidnapped child, could have descended into unnecessary sentimentality, but did not. The movie was dramatic and suspense-filled and the characters where human and believable. Good escapist viewing!


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The first time Valerie was a blonde!!! defleppardvanhalen
DVD Request defleppardvanhalen
Discuss Rockabye (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?