The Babadook Reviews

January 3, 2015
The Babadook makes a convincing argument for classy, psychological horror cinema even as it fails to meet its own lofty standard.
December 26, 2014
The film strives for horror in the way of The Shining or Silence of the Lambs, but it's more like Annabelle with better cinematography, which isn't a compliment.
October 23, 2014
This slow-burning Australian chiller is well-acted and often quite stylish but it feels awfully familiar and surprisingly tame by the time it reaches an anti-climax of an ending.
September 23, 2014
The Babadook is a horror fable that's light on terror and heavy on whiny children, making for an uneven watch that squanders potential around far too many corners.