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Baby Blues (2008)

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.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mom
Aiden Kersh ...
Baby Nathan
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Sean Johnson ...
Jake
Holden Thomas Maynard ...
Sammy (as Holden Maynard)
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Cathy
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Dad
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Lester (as Gene Whitham)
Tanner Ethan Todd ...
Kid in the Car
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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
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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

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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.

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5 August 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Baby Blues Massacre  »

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1.78 : 1
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[first lines]
Jimmy: Fire!
[shoots his slingshot at a junk car]
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Connections

References The Shining (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

Baby Blues Song
Written and Performed by Skyrider
Courtesy and under license from Skyrider
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Where has this film been hiding?
16 May 2009 | by See all my reviews

Like many horror fans, I spend a lot of time wading through the proverbial garbage that saturates the genre, in search of those hidden gems. BABY BLUES is just such a find. Beautiful cinematography, a tight script, and some really solid performances make for a terrifying journey into a child's worst nightmare. My biggest question is, why has it taken me so long to find this flick? It seems to have completely slipped under the radar. This film is 10 times better the most theatrically released horror films. If you are a horror fan, or just a fan of great independent cinema, I strongly recommend you check this out!


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