The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)

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During a pregnancy check-up Claire Bartel is sexually abused by the doctor. She complains which leads to him being struck off, and to his subsequent suicide. Later, when Claire decides to employ a nanny Mrs Mott manages to get the job under an assumed name. She then sets about her revenge for her husband's death.

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