Ladybug Ladybug
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Ladybug Ladybug
This disturbing tale of paranoia over an impending nuclear bomb attack is based on an actual event and taken from an article by Lois Dickert. Children in school panic when the yellow light flashes, signaling a nuclear attack within the hour. Dismissed from class, the children are order to go home an seek shelter. A stuck up girl invites some friends to her family's bomb shelter. With her parents gone, she excludes another girl, causing the unwelcomed guest to flee in panic across an open field. She jumps into an abandoned refrigerator an suffocates. Hearing an airplane overhead, her… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"These are respectable intentions, but, unfortunately, the film is too slight in dramatic structure and too prosaic, really, to carry much punch."
‑ Bosley Crowther, New York Times
"This terrifying account of life under the fear of nuclear war successfully illustrates the harm undue panic and thoughtlessness can provoke."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"Um triste retrato da paranóia que dominou o mundo (especialmente os EUA) durante a Guerra Fria - e que, nos últimos anos, vem ganhando uma lamentável sobrevida."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
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