Dragon Seed is a 1944 war drama film starring Katharine Hepburn. Based on a best-selling book by Pearl S. Buck, the film portrays a peaceful village in China that has been invaded by the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese war. The men in the village choose to adopt a peaceful attitude toward their conquerors, but Jade , a headstrong woman, stands up to the Japanese. Aline MacMahon was nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actress.
|Release date:||July 20, 1944|
|Directed by:||Jack Conway, Harold S. Bucquet|
|Producer:||Pandro S. Berman|
|Editor:||Harold F. Kress|
|Music by:||Herbert Stothart|
|Screenplay by:||Jane Murfin, Marguerite Roberts|
|Adapted from:||Dragon Seed|