THE BABADOOK / Icon Films’ Blu-ray released 16th February 2015.


”It will scare the hell out of you…” William Friedkin, director of The Exorcist.

Are you brave enough to let the breakout horror hit of 2014 through your door? Find out when The Babadook comes tap, tap, tapping onto Blu-ray, DVD and digital platforms from February 16, 2015 courtesy of Icon Film Distribution.

Six years after the violent death of her husband, Amelia (Essie Davis) is at a loss. She struggles to discipline her out of control 6 year-old, Samuel (Noah Wiseman), a son she finds impossible to love. Samuel’s dreams are plagued by a sinister monster he believes is coming to kill them both. When a disturbing storybook called ‘The Babadook’ turns up at their house, Samuel is convinced that the creature in the book is the monster he’s been dreaming about. His hallucinations spiral out of control and as he becomes more unpredictable and violent, Amelia is genuinely frightened by her son’s behaviour. But when Amelia begins to see glimpses of a sinister presence all around her, it slowly dawns on her that the thing Samuel has been warning her about – The Babadook – may be real after all… Directed by visionary first-time director Jennifer Kent, The Babadook looks set to be the most terrifying release of 2015, as well as one of the most critically acclaimed.


  • Special Effects: The Stabbing Scene
  • There’s No Place Like Home: Creating The House
  • Illustrating Evil: Creating The Book
  • The Stunts


  • Alternate trailer
  • Original trailer
  • UK trailer