The Bad Seed (1985)

1985-02-07 (US) DramaThrillerHorrorCrimeTV Movie 1h 40m
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Evil Kids Have The Sweetest Faces


Rachel is a 9-year-old girl who is perfection itself - unless she's crossed or challenged. Several disturbing recent incidents have led Rachel's mother Christine to suspect that her child is a latent murderess. Upon discovering that she herself is the daughter of a convicted killer, Christine becomes convinced that sweet little Rachel is a "bad seed" - an inherent killer who feels no remorse because she doesn't know any better.

  1. Paul Wendkos


  2. William March


  3. George Eckstein


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  1. Blair Brown

    Blair Brown

    Christine Penmark

  2. Lynn Redgrave

    Lynn Redgrave

    Monica Breedlove

  3. David Carradine

    David Carradine

    Leroy Jessup

  4. Carrie Wells

    Rachel Penmark

  5. Richard Kiley

    Richard Kiley

    Richard Bravo

  6. David Ogden Stiers

    David Ogden Stiers

    Emory Breedlove

  7. Chad Allen

    Chad Allen

    Mark Daigler

  8. Weldon Bleiler

    Fred Daigler

  9. Christa Denton

    Christa Denton

    Rhoda Penmark

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The Bad Seed

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Original Language English

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