IMDb > Lullaby (2008/I)

Lullaby (2008/I) More at IMDbPro »


Overview

User Rating:
4.7/10   155 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Up 3% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writers:
Contact:
View company contact information for Lullaby on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
2008 (South Africa) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
An American mother receives word that her drug addled son has been kidnapped by a drug lord operating in South Africa. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 win See more »
NewsDesk:
(7 articles)
85th Academy Awards red carpet: Zeitlin, Adams, Tveit
 (From Alt Film Guide. 25 February 2013, 2:44 AM, PST)

Terrance Howard Joins Hugh Jackman’s Prisoners
 (From Filmofilia. 8 December 2012, 12:54 PM, PST)

Best Supporting Actress Winner Melissa Leo
 (From The Hollywood Interview. 27 February 2011, 9:25 PM, PST)

User Reviews:
A god attempt in a worn out theme See more (2 total) »

Cast

 
Create a character page for: ?

Directed by
Darrell Roodt 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Donald A. Barton  screenplay
Ivan Milborrow 
Michael D. Sellers  screenplay

Produced by
Donald A. Barton .... producer
Anton Ernst .... producer
Bryan J. Fay .... co-producer
Richard Finney .... producer
Kerry Gregg .... producer
Kenneth F. Hickey .... co-producer
Michael D. Sellers .... producer
Emil A. Skulski .... executive producer
John Thompson .... co-producer
Luke Vitale .... producer
Kurt Weber .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Alun Richards 
 
Cinematography by
Jamie Ramsay 
 
Film Editing by
Avril Beukes 
Rika Camizianos 
 
Sound Department
Andre Frauenstein .... sound designer
Andre Frauenstein .... sound effects editor
Jim Petrak .... dialogue editor
Jim Petrak .... sound re-recording mixer
Jim Petrak .... supervising sound editor
Alun Richards .... supervising sound editor
Neal van Biljon .... foley editor
Neal van Biljon .... sound effects editor
 
Music Department
Alun Richards .... music editor
 

Production CompaniesDistributors
Create a character page for: ?

Additional Details

MPAA:
Rated R for drug content, language, some violence and sexuality
Country:
Language:
Color:

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
3 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
A god attempt in a worn out theme, 22 January 2010
Author: (cay@elane.se) from Sweden

The Director Darrell Roodt is known for movies like "Father Hood" from 1993 which was a pretty good movie in many ways. When he made "Mandela" the South Africans rased hell when he picked Morgan Freeman (!) as leading role.

Anyway, Mr Roodt knows movie-making and even if his budget were to say the least a little sour the result is really worth watching. The plot is nothing new to the world "children makes the wrong moves and end up in jepardy.Motherly heroin has to confront druglords and her sons pregnant girlfriends worrys.Darrell Roodt knows his streets in Johannesburg where the movie scenes are mostly located and the druglords in South Africa is not in any way different then anywhere else in this depraved world.

Over all its a hangover movie. A movie that does not stick out but is nothing you feel like you wasted your time to. You can even take a little nap ones in a wile.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (2 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Lullaby (2008)

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
Romancing the Stone The Eliminator Harrison's Flowers Legionnaire Kickboxer 5
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Thriller section IMDb South Africa section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.