A Cry In The Dark

  • 1988
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Docudrama

A CRY IN THE DARK tells the true story of Australians Michael and Lindy Chamberlain (Sam Neill and Meryl Streep), the Seventh-Day Adventist minister and his wife whose infant disappeared from their tent during a family outing in 1980. In the film the parents contend their baby was dragged off by a dingo, but authorities don't buy that story. Lindy is indicted...read more

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A Cry In The Dark - Official Trailer
01:27 — True story of an Australian housewife who was tried and convicted of murdering her baby, despite great doubt surrounding the case. One of Streep's bes (more…)

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  • Released: 1988
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: A CRY IN THE DARK tells the true story of Australians Michael and Lindy Chamberlain (Sam Neill and Meryl Streep), the Seventh-Day Adventist minister and his wife whose infant disappeared from their tent during a family outing in 1980. In the film the paren… (more)

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