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Films to Keep You Awake: The Baby's Room (2006)
"Películas para no dormir: La habitación del niño" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Horror | Mystery | Thriller  -  12 January 2007 (Spain)
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In Spain, the sports journalist Juan has a perfect life with his wife Sonia: they have just had a baby and moved to an old house that needs to be repaired in a fancy neighborhood. When ... See full summary »

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Javier Gutiérrez ...
Juan
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Sonia
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Domingo
María Asquerino ...
María
Antonio Dechent ...
Fernández
Terele Pávez ...
Mujer de Domingo
Ramón Barea ...
Marcos
Eulàlia Ramon ...
Teresa
Asunción Balaguer ...
Anciana 2
Manuel Tallafé ...
García
Cesáreo Estébanez ...
Martí
Gracia Olayo ...
Enfermera
Enrique Martínez ...
Eslavo
Penélope Velasco ...
Dependienta
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Operario (as Antonio de Latorre)
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In Spain, the sports journalist Juan has a perfect life with his wife Sonia: they have just had a baby and moved to an old house that needs to be repaired in a fancy neighborhood. When Juan's sister and her husband visit the couple, they give them an electronic nanny to monitor the baby's room. During the night, Juan and Sonia hear voices in the room but they do not find anybody. On the next day, Juan hires an alarm system for the house and a monitor to observe the baby's room. When Juan sees a man in the room, he gets a knife to protect his son. However, Sonia believes her husband is insane and moves to her mother's house. Juan investigates the happening with the former journalist Domingo, who explains him the paradoxical experiment Schrodinger's Cat and the existence of parallel worlds. Further, he advises the obsessed Juan to leave the house otherwise could be trapped in another world. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Successful Spanish chiller with oodles of atmosphere
30 May 2008 | by (England) – See all my reviews

"The Baby's Room", to use the episode's English translation, is a chilling tale of supernatural terror set in a creepy old house. Using modern day appliances to enhance the fear level, director Álex de la Iglesia really delivers the goods.

Unpredictable, spell-binding and more than a tad frightening, this is great television.

Javier Gutiérrez is top-notch as the man-on-the-edge, Juan, whose encounters with the "other side" are memorable and hair-standingly unsettling.

Recommended for fans of the macabre, "The Baby's Room" scores 7 out of 10.


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