MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 16,893 this week

Baby Blues (2008)

Video  -  Drama | Horror | Thriller  -  5 August 2008 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 1,642 users  
Reviews: 21 user | 26 critic

On a secluded family farm, a mother suffers a psychotic break due to postpartum depression, forcing the eldest son to protect his siblings from the mother they have always known and loved.

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 titles
created 28 Oct 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 29 Oct 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 04 Jun 2012
 
a list of 46 titles
created 23 Oct 2012
 
a list of 26 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Baby Blues" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Baby Blues (Video 2008)

Baby Blues (Video 2008) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Baby Blues.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

At the turn of the 21st Century, the ultimate battle between good and evil begins as a mysterious stranger seeks to protect a small town girl from Satan's infernal minions.

Director: Alan Del Tufo
Stars: Jade Elysan, Alan Del Tufo, Carson Dougherty
The Cradle Will Fall (TV Movie 2004)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Rob W. King
Stars: Angie Everhart, John Ralston, Philippe Brenninkmeyer
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

In a small college town, a young girl working on a babysitting job in a rural farm is terrorized throughout the night.

Directors: Jonas Barnes, Michael Manasseri
Stars: Tina Houtz, Sarah Thompson, Nana Visitor
Mum & Dad (2008)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Mum and Dad, and their 'adopted' children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds, offices and hotels - including a steady stream ... See full summary »

Director: Steven Sheil
Stars: Perry Benson, Dido Miles, Olga Fedori
Grace III (2009)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

After losing her unborn child, Madeline Matheson insists on carrying the baby to term. Following the delivery, the child miraculously returns to life with an appetite for human blood. Madeline is faced with a mother's ultimate decision.

Director: Paul Solet
Stars: Jordan Ladd, Samantha Ferris, Gabrielle Rose
Dorothy Mills (2008)
Drama | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A psychiatrist is assigned to work on the case of a disturbed young girl.

Director: Agnès Merlet
Stars: Carice van Houten, Jenn Murray, David Wilmot
Frontier(s) (2007)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis.

Director: Xavier Gens
Stars: Karina Testa, Aurélien Wiik, Patrick Ligardes
Baby Blues III (2008)
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Director: Diane Bertrand
Stars: Karin Viard, Stefano Accorsi, Valérie Benguigui
Baby Blues (TV Series 2000)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A married couple living in a quiet neighborhood with not-so-quiet neighbors discover the joys and the pains (but mostly the pains) of raising a new-born girl in a not-so-perfect world. ... See full summary »

Stars: Elizabeth Daily, Mike O'Malley, Julia Sweeney
Baby Blues (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Baby Blues is a vintage fashion blog about loneliness. It is about Natalia's baby-boy. His existence shows how easy it is to fulfill teenage needs today. Just like ordering something in a ... See full summary »

Director: Katarzyna Roslaniec
Stars: Magdalena Berus, Nikodem Rozbicki, Mikolaj Lubek
Baby Blue (2001)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Theo van Gogh
Stars: Susan Vidler, Oliver Cotton, Roeland Fernhout
The Cradle Will Fall (Video 2011)
Short | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A young girl phones the emergency services in distress. The police arrive to find someone who isn't what they first appear.

Director: Callum Thomson
Stars: Eleanor Gardiner, Clair Luckman, Femi Ogunbanjo
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Mom
Aiden Kersh ...
Baby Nathan
...
Sean Johnson ...
Holden Thomas Maynard ...
Sammy (as Holden Maynard)
...
...
Dad
...
Lester (as Gene Whitham)
Tanner Ethan Todd ...
...
Kid's Father
Kenny Banes ...
Warehouse Foreman
Tom Fendley ...
Police Officer (as Thom Fendley)
Alan Nesbit ...
Psychologist
Noelle Monteleone ...
Resident Intern
Jeffrey Hill ...
Resident Intern
Edit

Storyline

With her husband gone and the stress of family life rising, Mom suffers a psychotic break due to postpartum depression that compels her to exterminate her children: ages 10,7,4, and 3 months. Now hope for the family's survival rests on the shoulder of Jimmy, the eldest son and surrogate man of the house. Using his wits and intricate knowledge of the farm, Jimmy must try to protect his siblings while fending off the woman he has always known and loved as his mother. Thus, it comes down to the most epic of battles, Mother vs. Son, in the most horrific of scenarios. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

On a secluded family farm, a mother suffers a psychotic break due to postpartum depression, forcing the eldest son to protects his siblings from the mother they have always loved.

Genres:

Drama | Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Release Date:

5 August 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Baby Blues Massacre  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

[first lines]
Jimmy: Fire!
[shoots his slingshot at a junk car]
See more »

Connections

References The Shining (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Baby Blues Song
Written and Performed by Skyrider
Courtesy and under license from Skyrider
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Very creepy horror movie...
1 October 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I First saw Cradle Will Fall a couple of weeks ago and i found it to be quite a disturbing but very good film. The mother suffers a psychotic breakdown due to postpartum depression and the stress of family life which makes her want to kill her children 10,7,4, and 3 months. Her husband has gone away. Now Jimmy,the eldest son has to help the family survive. Jimmy must try to protect his brothers and sister. He has to fight off his mother to stop her from hurting the rest of the children. I thought this was a very strong film at times with some disturbing seances which could scare viewers. Apart from this i thought it was a very good horror movie.


5 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
how could this get made? osobucoboy
terrible ending bigang22274
Worst movie ever darkthts
i just have a question.... ma52595
what the effing - h? lola_the_showgirl
What Year was This Movie FIlmed? ebertenterprises
Discuss Baby Blues (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?