Sick Boy is an American Indie horror-thriller, written and directed by Tim T. Cunningham and starring Skye McCole Bartusiak, Marc Donato and Debbie Rochon. It was Bartusiak's final film role before a fatal accidental prescription drug cocktail overdose on July 19, 2014.[3]

Sick Boy
Directed byTim T. Cunningham
Sean C. Cunningham
Helen McCole Bartusiak
Produced byTim T. Cunningham
Written byTim T. Cunningham
StarringSkye McCole Bartusiak
Marc Donato
Music byMatt Linder
CinematographySean C. Cunningham
Edited byAnna Crane (editor)
Tim T. Cunningham (supervising editor)
Goat Man's Hill
Release date
30 October 2012 (DVD)[1]
Running time
84 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$200,000 (estimate)[2]


Lucy (Skye McCole Bartusiak), a trainee dentist, lands a job of a lifetime as a babysitter for a very rich family who’s young son Jeremy is confined to his room due to a mysterious illness, she later discovers that his mother (Debbie Rochon), is keeping a deadly secret.[4]


  • Skye McCole Bartusiak - Lucy
  • Marc Donato - Chris
  • Debbie Rochon - Dr. Helen Gordon
  • Cas Rooney - Jeremy Gordon
  • Greg Dorchak - Walter Gordon
  • Pierre Kennel - Officer Andy Pohlman
  • Teresa Valenza - Alice
  • Joe Calvin Anderson - Hospital Police Officer (as Joe Anderson)

Film ratingEdit

The film is rated R16 in New Zealand for horror scenes and violence.[5] It has also been rated 18 in the United Kingdom by the BBFC for containing strong violence and gore.[6]


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