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Teenage Bad Girl (1956)

My Teenage Daughter (original title)
Anna Neagle, Sylvia Syms. Poor Anna just can't seem to 'straighten out' her delinquent daughter. Her path eventually leads to crime, rebellion, death, and redemption. Her sleazy boyfriend ... See full summary »

Director:

Herbert Wilcox

Writers:

Felicity Douglas (story), Felicity Douglas (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anna Neagle ... Valerie Carr
Sylvia Syms ... Janet Carr
Norman Wooland ... Hugh Manning
Wilfrid Hyde-White ... Sir Joseph (as Wilfrid Hyde White)
Kenneth Haigh ... Tony Ward Black
Julia Lockwood ... Poppet Carr
Helen Haye ... Aunt Louisa
Josephine Fitzgerald Josephine Fitzgerald ... Aunt Bella
Wanda Ventham ... Gina
Michael Shepley ... Sir Henry
Avice Landone ... Barbara
Michael Meacham Michael Meacham ... Mark
Ballard Berkeley ... Magistrate
Edie Martin ... Miss Ellis
Myrette Morven Myrette Morven ... Anne
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Storyline

Anna Neagle, Sylvia Syms. Poor Anna just can't seem to 'straighten out' her delinquent daughter. Her path eventually leads to crime, rebellion, death, and redemption. Her sleazy boyfriend leads her down a path of moral ineptitude. Good performance by Syms. Upgraded 9-94. Written by Anonymous

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psychotronic film | teenager | See All (2) »

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SYLVIA SYMS 'teen and terrific...in an explosive role! See more »

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Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 September 1956 (South Africa) See more »

Also Known As:

Teenage Bad Girl See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Kenneth Haigh receives 'and introducing' credit. See more »

Quotes

Poppet Carr: You know what's wrong with her, dog? She's a crazy mixed up kid.
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Soundtracks

Francesca da Rimini
(uncredited)
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Arranged by Stanley Black
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The blame is the same..
5 October 2019 | by kerrydixonSee all my reviews

Started to watch this and realised the story is the same it just the times change... A good film for its genre at time of making...


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