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3.7
363 Ratings

The Bad Seed

Directed by Mervyn LeRoy
United States, 1956
Drama, Horror, Thriller

Synopsis

An ideal housewife begins to suspect her loving adolescent daughter may be a heartless killer.

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The Bad Seed Directed by Mervyn LeRoy

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1957 | 4 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

Golden Globes (USA)

1957 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

1957 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

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