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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (10-Jan-1992)

Director: Curtis Hanson

Writer: Amanda Silver

Music by: Graeme Revell

Producer: David Madden

Keywords: Thriller

A gynecologist commits suicide after a sexual molestation is filed against him; the doctor's wife (who suffered a miscarriage from stress) blames the destruction of her family on the woman who filed the suit, Annabella Sciorra. She poses as "Peyton Flanders" to obtain the position of nanny in Sciorra's household, where she proceeds to slowly wreak vengeance upon. Well-crafted thriller with Rebecca de Mornay in perhaps her best role ever.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
John de Lancie
20-Mar-1948   Q on Star Trek: TNG
Rebecca De Mornay
29-Aug-1959   And God Created Woman
Ernie Hudson
17-Dec-1945   Warden Glenn on Oz
Mitchell Laurance
2-Mar-1950   Not Necessarily the News
Matt McCoy
20-May-1958   The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
Julianne Moore
3-Dec-1960   Boogie Nights, Short Cuts
Annabella Sciorra
29-Mar-1960   The bride in True Love
Madeline Zima
16-Sep-1985   Grace Sheffield on The Nanny


Annabella Sciorra   ...   Claire
Rebecca De Mornay   ...   Peyton
Ernie Hudson   ...   Solomon
Matt McCoy   ...   Michael
Julianne Moore   ...   Marlene
John de Lancie   ...   Dr. Mott
Kevin Skousen   ...   Marty
And Introducing
Madeline Zima   ...   Emma
Mitchell Laurance   ...   Lawyer
Justin Zaremby   ...   Schoolyard Bully
Eric Melander   ...   Baby Joe
Jennifer Melander   ...   Baby Joe
Ashley Melander   ...   Baby Joe
Cliff Lenz   ...   Seattle Today Host
Penny LeGate   ...   Seattle Today Host
Mary Anne Owen   ...   Dr. Mott's Nurse
Therese Xavier Tinling   ...   Receptionist
Todd Jamieson   ...   Surgeon
Laura Ferri   ...   Emergency Room Nurse
Dee Dee Van Zyl   ...   Emergency Room Nurse
Cristine McMurdo-Wallis   ...   Peyton's Nurse
Sara Jennifer Sharp   ...   Peyton's Nurse
Susan Chin   ...   Newscaster
Kimberly Hill   ...   Newscaster
Jane Jones   ...   Woman in Park
Ericka Matson   ...   Child in Schoolyard
Robert James   ...   Child in Schoolyard
Aimee Kanemori   ...   Child in Schoolyard
Elane Micklesen   ...   Child in Schoolyard
Brian Finney   ...   Botanical Gardens Worker
Stephen West   ...   Federal Express Clerk
David Scully   ...   Male Lab Worker
Julie Clemmons   ...   Female Lab Worker
Joseph Franklin   ...   Man at Cleaners
Tom Francis   ...   Marlene's Assistant
Jeff Conkel   ...   Paramedic
Patrick Ryals   ...   Policeman
Chip Lucia   ...   Realtor


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