MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 19,165 this week

Rockabye (1986)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  12 January 1986 (USA)
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 93 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...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 3664 titles
created 14 May 2013
 
a list of 1076 titles
created 18 Jun 2013
 
list image
a list of 4741 titles
created 5 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 6.6/10

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... 

Love, Lies & Lullabies (TV Movie 1993)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Even before she discovers she is pregnant, Christine Kinsey's life is spiraling downward at a fast pace. She uses cocaine with her boyfriend, Gabriel; she has a destructive relationship ... See full summary »

Director: Rod Hardy
Stars: Susan Dey, Lorraine Toussaint, D.W. Moffett
The Seduction of Gina (TV Movie 1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Gina is young, recently married and bored. On a trip to Lake Tahoe she discovers the game of blackjack. Increasingly obsessed with gambling, she keeps hoping her lucky streak will last...

Director: Jerrold Freedman
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Michael Brandon, Fredric Lehne
Personally Yours (TV Movie 2000)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In Alaska, Susannah Stanton and Jesse Stanton divorced two years ago. They have two daughters, the teenager Bridget and the young girl Hannah, and a young son, Sam, and they are good ... See full summary »

Director: Jeffrey Reiner
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Jeffrey Nordling, Britt Irvin
I'll Take Manhattan (TV Mini-Series 1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Maxi Amberville tries to save the magazine empire her father built, but her treacherous uncle stands in her way.

Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Barry Bostwick, Francesca Annis
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Teen-age mother (D'Angelo) is forced to give up her baby for adoption and, 19 years later, when she tries to contact her son, she learns that he died, under questionable circumstances when ... See full summary »

Director: Claudia Weill
Stars: Beverly D'Angelo, Dana Ivey, Michael McGrady
A Killing in a Small Town (TV Movie 1990)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The gory ax-murder of one mousy, suburban Texas housewife by another is nearly as shocking as the excuse offered by the bespectacled defendant's attorney: self-defense. Could it be so?

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Stars: Barbara Hershey, Brian Dennehy, John Terry
Lying Eyes (TV Movie 1996)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Derek Bradshaw, a 33-year-old lawyer, courts and wins Amy Miller, an 18-year-old high school cheerleader. The affair progresses until she learns that he is married and has a family. During ... See full summary »

Director: Marina Sargenti
Stars: Cassidy Rae, Vincent Irizarry, Allison Smith
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

While her husband is away, Jessica Rayner is attacked by a rapist/killer in her own home. The police seem clueless, and the assaults continue in the Rayner family's neighbourhood. Jessica ... See full summary »

Director: Larry Shaw
Stars: Joanna Kerns, Tony Denison, Peter MacNeill
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

After a very messy divorce, a man starts suspecting his ex-wife and her new boyfriend of various crimes.

Director: Jeff Bleckner
Stars: Kelly McGillis, Harry Hamlin, Keith Carradine
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

TV remake of the Henry James' classic tale "Turn of the Screw", with changes in location and character names. A live in nanny discovers two children haunted by the spirits and deeds of ... See full summary »

Director: Tom McLoughlin
Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Florence Hoath, Aled Roberts
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
Senior Trip (TV Movie 1981)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A group of graduating students from a midwestern high school comes to New York City on a trip to celebrate the impending end of school. The students include: Roger Ellis, an ambitious teen ... See full summary »

Director: Kenneth Johnson
Stars: Scott Baio, Faye Grant, Randy Brooks
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:
?