The Bad Seed

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

THE BAD SEED is an erratic but compelling film that lingers long after the fade-out. Patty McCormack is memorable as the eight-year-old liar, cheat, and murderess whose mother is convinced that she is a bad seed. Mother, of course, is right, but no one believes her. LeRoy deftly maneuvers what could have been a stagey and talky script (based on the stage...read more

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: THE BAD SEED is an erratic but compelling film that lingers long after the fade-out. Patty McCormack is memorable as the eight-year-old liar, cheat, and murderess whose mother is convinced that she is a bad seed. Mother, of course, is right, but no one bel… (more)

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