The Hand that Rocks the Cradle (1992)


A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The nail-biting suspense builds quickly in this chilling psychological thriller about deception and bitter revenge.

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Movie Score: 6.8/10 from 540 votes
Release Date: 1992-01-10
Status: Released
Run time: 110 min / 1:50
Production Studio : Hollywood Pictures, Interscope Communications, Nomura Babcock & Brown
Production Country: United States of America
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The Hand that Rocks the Cradle Casts

Annabella Sciorra
as Claire Bartel
Rebecca De Mornay
as Mrs. Mott / Peyton Flanders
Matt McCoy
as Michael Bartel
Ernie Hudson
as Solomon
Madeline Zima
as Emma Bartel
Julianne Moore
as Marlene Craven
John de Lancie
as Dr. Victor Mott
Kevin Skousen
as Marty Craven
Mitchell Laurance
as Lawyer
Julie Clemmons
as Female Lab Worker
Charles Lucia
as Realtor (as Chip Lucia)
Rachel Glenn
as Emma's Friend (uncredited)

The Hand that Rocks the Cradle Crew

Directing Curtis Hanson Director
Editing John F. Link Editor
Sound Graeme Revell Original Music Composer
Production Junie Lowry-Johnson Casting
Camera Robert Elswit Director of Photography
Art Sandy Reynolds-Wasco Set Decoration
Production Robert W. Cort Executive Producer
Art Edward Pisoni Production Design
Production David Madden Producer
Writing Amanda Silver Screenplay
Art Mark Zuelzke Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Jennifer von Mayrhauser Costume Design
Production Ira Halberstadt Co-Producer
Art Melissa Matthies Leadman