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The Resource The bad seed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Mervyn LeRoy production ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy

The bad seed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Mervyn LeRoy production ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy

Label
The bad seed
Title
The bad seed
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Mervyn LeRoy production ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy
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Contributor
Actor
Art director
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A mother makes the tortuous discovery that her cherubic eight year old daughter harbors an innate desire to kill
Related
Awards note
Golden Globe Winner Supporting Actress: Eileen Heckart, 1957.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Bad seed (Motion picture : 1956)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Hal Rosson ; editor, Warren Low ; music, Alex North ; art director, John Beckman ; set decorator, Ralph Hurst ; costume designer, Moss Mabry
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated ; Canadian Home Video rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B33 2004
PerformerNote
Nancy Kelly, Patty McCormack, Henry Jones, Eileen Heckart, Evelyn Varden, William Hopper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1987
  • 1902-1984
  • 1921-1995
  • 1945-
  • 1912-1999
  • 1919-2001
  • 1893-1958
  • 1915-1970
  • 1895-1988
  • 1905-1989
  • 1898-1989
  • 1888-1959
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  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Mahin, John Lee
  • Kelly, Nancy
  • McCormack, Patty
  • Jones, Henry
  • Heckart, Eileen
  • Varden, Evelyn
  • Hopper, William
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Low, Warren
  • Beckman, John
  • Hurst, Ralph
  • Mabry, Moss
  • North, Alex
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
129
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  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Anderson, Maxwell
  • Juvenile homicide
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Juvenile homicide
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The bad seed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Mervyn LeRoy production ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based upon the play by Maxwell Anderson and the novel by William March
  • Special features: commentary by Patty McCormack and Charles Busch; new making-of documentary Enfant Terrible: a conversation with Patty McCormack; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm56072960
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780790792101
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085393352424
  • 00085393352424
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
33524
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56072960
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The bad seed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Mervyn LeRoy production ; screenplay by John Lee Mahin ; directed by Mervyn LeRoy
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Based upon the play by Maxwell Anderson and the novel by William March
  • Special features: commentary by Patty McCormack and Charles Busch; new making-of documentary Enfant Terrible: a conversation with Patty McCormack; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm56072960
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (129 min.)
Isbn
9780790792101
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085393352424
  • 00085393352424
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
33524
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56072960
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono ; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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