MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,450 this week

Bad (1987)

Video  -  Short | Music | Musical  -  31 August 1987 (USA)
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 2,444 users  
Reviews: 10 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 240 titles
created 27 Feb 2011
 
a list of 174 titles
created 09 Feb 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 11 Mar 2012
 
a list of 24 titles
created 24 Dec 2012
 
a list of 1273 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bad" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bad (Video 1987)

Bad (Video 1987) on IMDb 7.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bad.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Ghosts I (1997)
Short | Horror | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The story tells of a small town that is very much bothered by a very strange and weird man living in a visually haunted house. One day the mayor decides to go with a couple of people from ... See full summary »

Director: Stan Winston
Stars: Michael Jackson, Pat Dade, Amy Smallman
Thriller (TV Short 1983)
Short | Horror | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A night at the movies turns into a nightmare when Michael and his date are attacked by a hoard of bloody-thirsty zombies - only "Thriller" can save them now.

Director: John Landis
Stars: Michael Jackson, Ola Ray, Vincent Price
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

This has 10 of the greatest videos of all time by the king of pop. It has videos like Billie Jean,Thriller,Beat it and more.

Directors: Steve Barron, Bob Giraldi, and 7 more credits »
Stars: Michael Jackson, Alberto Alejandrino, Horace Bailey
Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Directors: Steve Barron, Nicholas Brandt, and 12 more credits »
Stars: Michael Jackson, Forrest J Ackerman, Jeffrey Anderson-Gunter
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Martin Scorsese interviews his mother and father about their life in New York City and the family history back in Sicily. These are two people who have lived together for a long time and ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Catherine Scorsese, Charles Scorsese, Martin Scorsese
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The music videos of Michael Jackson's Dangerous, including "Black or White, Gone Too Soon,Jam, Heal the World and more.

Directors: Billy DiCicco, David Fincher, and 8 more credits »
Stars: Michael Jackson, Naomi Campbell, Nancy Cartwright
Short | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Director: John Singleton
Stars: Iman, Michael Jackson, Eddie Murphy
Black or White (Video 1991)
Music | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In this video, Michael Jackson sings that it doesn't matter if you want to be his brother, it doesn't matter if you're black or white.

Director: John Landis
Stars: Michael Jackson, Macaulay Culkin, George Wendt
Short | Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Michael Jackson's "Liberian Girl" music video featuring Jackson's popular friends waiting for him to show up on set.

Director: James Yukich
Stars: Michael Jackson, Beverly Johnson, Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Willem Dafoe, Andre Gregory, Harvey Keitel
Captain EO (1986)
Musical | Sci-Fi | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Captain EO and his space crew are on a mission to save the world from the evil queen by giving her a song and dance.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Michael Jackson, Anjelica Huston, Dick Shawn
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The behind the scenes making of "Captain EO" that was the pre-show seen by theme park guests prior to seeing the feature 3D presentation, "Captain EO" featuring Michael Jackson and Angelica... See full summary »

Director: Bob Garner
Stars: Debbie Lee Carrington, Tony Cox, Gary DePew
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alberto Alejandrino ...
Hispanic Man
...
Dealer
Horace Daily ...
Street Bum
...
Darryl's mother
Marvin Foster ...
Crack Customer
Greg Holtz Jr. ...
Cowboy
Adam Nathan ...
Tip
Jaime Perry ...
Ski
Dennis Price ...
Conductor
Pedro Sanchez ...
Nelson
...
...
Dancer
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Music | Musical

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 August 1987 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$2,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Martin Scorsese's picture appears on a wanted poster in the subway station. The poster says "Wanted For Sacrilege". This was during the controversy surrounding The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) See more »

Quotes

Darryl: You ain't bad, you ain't nothing. You ain't nothing!
See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Kenan & Kel: Duh Bomb (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Bad
Written by Michael Jackson
Performed by Michael Jackson
Courtesy of Epic Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great
10 July 2001 | by (Surrey, B.C. Canada) – See all my reviews

When I saw this music video for the first time, I really liked it because I liked the song and also that Michael Jackson is my favorite singer of all time. Michael Jackson did a fine job in this music video and the direction and choreography were superb. Michael Jackson has done very cool music videos in the past and they were cool and this one is cool too. My favorite part was Michael saying "Who's Bad?" because it sounded cool and that it goes with the song.

Final Rating: 10/10


12 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Was Wesley Snipes one of MJS friends in the video? 28286574881
Warriors Joker_Mishima
The way he takes off his glove hot_in_pink_hate_red
Discuss Bad (1987) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?