Taglines: She’s carrying more than just a secret.
John and Laura Taylor (Morris Chestnut and Regina Hall) are a young, professional couple who desperately want a baby. After exhausting all other options, they finally hire Anna (Jaz Sinclair), the perfect woman to be their surrogate – but as she gets further along in her pregnancy, so too does her psychotic and dangerous fixation on the husband. The couple becomes caught up in Anna’s deadly game and must fight to regain control of their future before it’s too late.
When the Bough Breaks is an American psychological thriller film directed by Jon Cassar and written by Jack Olsen. The film stars Morris Chestnut, Regina Hall, Theo Rossi and Jaz Sinclair. Filming began on February 2, 2015 in New Orleans. The film was released on September 9, 2016, received negative reviews and has grossed $23 million in the first month of being released.
When the Bough Breaks
Directed by: Jon Cassar
Starring: Theo Rossi, Morris Chestnut, Glenn Morshower, Regina Hall, Sue-Lynn Ansari, Christina Bach, Jaz Sinclair, Shona Gastian, Carrie Lazar
Screenplay by: Jack Olsen
Production Design by: Chris Cornwell
Cinematography by: David Moxness
Film Editing by: Scott Powell
Costume Design by: Olivia Miles
Music by: John Frizzell
MPAA RatingB PG-13 for violence, sexuality/partial nudity, thematic elements, some disturbing images, and languageb
Studio: Sony ScreenGems
Release Date: September 9, 2016