What goes on in this nursery isn't for kids! Pray you don't learn the secret of...The Baby! Social worker Ann Gentry (Anjanette Comer) is assigned to a new case: the Wadsworth family, which consists of an abusive, alcoholic mother (Ruth Roman), two demented and over-sexed daughters (Suzanne Zenor and Mariana Hill) and Baby--a grown son who lives in a crib, gurgles incoherently and is treated like an infant! As Ann slowly learns the dark secrets behind the family, she sets her sights on liberating Baby until a bizarre revelation about her own past leads to a shocking and twisted denouement. Spend some time with one of cinema's sickest families ever and rediscover a little-seen thriller that ranks as one of the most perverse and unique films of the 1970s. English:Mono.

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The Baby (1973)

PG

Horror/Suspense/Thriller · 1h 24m · 1/25/2000

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What goes on in this nursery isn't for kids! Pray you don't learn the secret of...The Baby! Social worker Ann Gentry (Anjanette Comer) is assigned to a new case: the Wadsworth family, which consists of an abusive, alcoholic mother (Ruth Roman), two demented and over-sexed daughters (Suzanne Zenor and Mariana Hill) and Baby--a grown son who lives in a crib, gurgles incoherently and is treated like an infant! As Ann slowly learns the dark secrets behind the family, she sets her sights on liberating Baby until a bizarre revelation about her own past leads to a shocking and twisted denouement. Spend some time with one of cinema's sickest families ever and rediscover a little-seen thriller that ranks as one of the most perverse and unique films of the 1970s. English:Mono.

Release Country

United States

Barcode

014381614527

Release Date

1/25/2000

Media Type

Movie

Video Format

NTSC

Aspect Ratio

1.33:1

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Cast
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Anjanette Comer

Ann Gentry
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Ruth Roman

Mrs. Wadsworth
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Marianna Hill

Germaine Wadsworth
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Susanne Zenor

Alba Wadsworth (as Suzanne Zenor)
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Tod Andrews

Doctor
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Michael Pataki

Dennis
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Beatrice Manley

Judith (as Beatrice Manley Blau)
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David Mooney

Baby (as David Manzy)
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Dart player at birthday party (uncredited)
Crew
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Ted Post

Director
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Abe Polsky

Writer
Other Editions
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The Baby

(DVD)

6/28/2011

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The Baby

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

7/8/2014

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The Baby

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

9/25/2018

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The Baby

(DVD)

10/4/2005

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