Written and Directed

by Daniel M. Cohen

About the Film

A reclusive spinster abducts a pregnant woman to steal her baby. What she doesn’t know is that a ruthless murderer is out to kill the mother-to-be.

A dark thriller in the spirit of Misery and Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?


      MARTHA, an eccentric farmwoman, heartbroken by the death of her only son, mistakenly believes that ALEX, a young city girl who had a car crash in the area during a blinding rainstorm, is pregnant with her son’s child.

      Martha invites Alex to her home, unaware that she’s an accessory to a robbery that ended in murder. When she discovers that bad people are after Alex, Martha abducts her to protect the unborn child.

     Martha has no idea that money and jewelry from the botched heist have been stashed in her basement. And that FRANK, Alex’s boyfriend, plans to invade the house, get the stash, and do away with both women.

     Alex, on the verge of giving birth, implores Martha to let her go. She says that if Frank shows up, they’ll all die. Instead, Martha fortifies the house and then lies in wait as Frank and an accomplice close in on the place. Martha is tough and resourceful, but she doesn’t know that her best friend, GRACE, is about to intervene and place all of them, including the newly born child, in even greater jeopardy.


Writer/Director                                                            Daniel M. Cohen

Producers                                                                        Howard Schor

                                                                                               Kathryn F. Galan

Director of Photography                                       Gneel Costello

Production Designer                                                Gary Loddo

Casting                                                                              Nancy Foy

Editor                                                                                 Josh Williams

Original Music                                                               Colten Tyler Williams

                                                                                               William Mickelson


Martha                                                                               Bonnie Bedelia

Alex                                                                                      Melissa Fumero

Frank                                                                                   David Fumero

Grace                                                                                   Mary Kilpatrick

Tom                                                                                       Ryan Klontz

Violet                                                                                   Kimberly Leemans

Fence                                                                                   David DaCosta

Young Martha                                                                 Kara Klontz

Young Grace                                                                     Mary Hildebrandt

Jake                                                                                       Kip Pierson

Brother                                                                                Rudy Arias

Dr. Sam                                                                                Michael Coffman                                                                                    


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