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September 7, 2018

‘The Bad Seed’ Review: Lifetime’s Adaptation Is a Missed Opportunity for Campy, Dark Fun

Lifetime movies are usually a lot of fun, and there’s no shame in liking them. From Mother, May I Sleep With Danger (both versions) to the recent adaptation of V.C. Andrews’ Flowers in the Attic series to the 2015 surprise Will Ferrell / Kristen Wiig thriller Deadly Adoption, there is no guilt here about these made-for-TV pleasures. So I went into The Bad Seed with popcorn and a glass of wine, ready for all the camp and thrills Lifetime usually delivers. Instead, The Bad Seed can’t seem to figure out exactly what it wants to be. …

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