The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle is a 1992 American thriller movie. It was directed by Curtis Hanson.

Plot[change | change source]

It is about a psychopathic nanny who wants to take over the family of another woman, who she blames for the suicide of her husband (after he was accused of sexual assault by the protagonist), the miscarriage of her unborn baby and the loss of her house and wealth.

Cast[change | change source]

Release[change | change source]

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle opened in January 1992. This movie got positive reviews. Its box office was also positive.

Movie location[change | change source]

House of Dr. Victor Mott which Claire Bartel visits.

Movie locations were Issaquah, Washington; Seattle, Washington (Mott's residence at 2502 37th Ave W in Seattle);[1] and the Bartels' residence at 808 N. Yakima Ave. Tacoma, Washington.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Hand That Rocks The Cradle". Film Oblivion. 2021-11-03. Retrieved 2022-07-14.
  2. ""The Hand That Rocks the Cradle" House in Tacoma Today". Hooked on Houses. 2010-10-10. Retrieved 2022-07-14.

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