The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

Last Updated on: October 1st, 2022

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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Description

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (Hollywood Pictures Movie)Get ready for edge-of-your-seat suspense with one of the most exciting and talked-about thrillers! Annabella Sciorra (Jungle Fever) stars as Claire Bartel, a busy wife, mother and career woman whose family is placed in grave jeopardy when she hires Peyton Flanders (Rebecca De Mornay – Risky Business), a seemingly perfect nanny with a chilling secret agenda. By the time Claire discovers Peyton’s deadly plan for revenge, it may already be too late to save herself and her family. From the absorbing opening to the unforgettable climax, this critically acclaimed winner delivers a sensational mix of thrills, chills, and surprises!

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Cast:
  • Annabella Sciorra: Claire Bartel
  • Rebecca De Mornay: Mrs. Mott
  • Matt McCoy: Michael Bartel
  • Ernie Hudson: Solomon
  • Julianne Moore: Marlene Craven
  • Madeline Zima: Emma Bartel
  • John de Lancie: Dr. Victor Mott
  • Kevin Skousen: Marty Craven

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Crew:
  • Director: Curtis Hanson
  • Producer: David Madden
  • Writer: Amanda Silver
  • Music: Graeme Revell and James Horner

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