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6,729 Ratings


Directed by Terrence Malick
United States, 1973
Crime, Romance, Drama


A tale of crime and love begins in a dead-end town when teen baton-twirler Holly takes off with older rebel Kit after a conflict with her father erupts in murder. In the ensuing crime spree, they journey through the Midwest to the Badlands of Montana, eluding authorities along the way.

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Badlands Directed by Terrence Malick

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival


Berlin International Film Festival


San Sebastián International Film Festival

1974 | 2 wins including: Golden Seashell

The New York Film Festival


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