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3.2
161 Ratings

Bad Seed

Mauvaise graine

France, 1934
Drama

Synopsis

Henry Pasquier, the spoiled son of a wealthy doctor, discovers high-octane thrills, jazz-era romance and a sense of purpose in life when he unwittingly falls into the company of an organized ring of car thieves—and falls for Jeannette, who works as car-bait for the gang.

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Bad Seed Directed by Billy Wilder, Alexander Esway

Critics reviews

What there is, and what makes Mauvaise Graine an under-seen gem worthy of reevaluation, is a remarkably progressive narrative and an energetic formal approach to its modern, motorhead scenario.
August 19, 2016
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