Skip to main content

Rock-A-Bye Baby

Rock-A-Bye Baby ★★½ 1957

Clayton Poole (Lewis) is a big fan of glamorous movie star Carla Naples (Maxwell), a recent widow who gives birth to triplets—a fact she wants kept hush-hush since she's starring as a virgin in a religious epic. So Clayton comes to the rescue by agreeing to be the little bundles' babysitter. And as a job bonus he gets to fall in love with Carla's sweet sister, Sandy (Stevens). A very loose adaptation of the Preston Sturges comedy “The Miracle of Morgan's Creek.” 103m/C VHS . Jerry Lewis, Marilyn Maxwell, Connie Stevens, Salvatore Baccaloni, Reginald Gardiner, Hans Conried, Ida Moore, George Sanders, James Gleason; D: Frank Tashlin; W: Frank Tashlin; C: Haskell Boggs; M: Walter Scharf.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Rock-A-Bye Baby." VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever. . 22 Apr. 2019 <>.

"Rock-A-Bye Baby." VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever. . (April 22, 2019).

"Rock-A-Bye Baby." VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever. . Retrieved April 22, 2019 from

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

The Chicago Manual of Style

American Psychological Association

  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.