Bright Eyes (1934)

Bright Eyes


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After her mother dies, young Shirley Blake is torn between three people who would like to adopt her. This lighthearted tale features Shirley Temple--who sings the classic rendition of "On the Good Ship Lollipop" among other performance numbers.

Rating: PG
Genre: Action & Adventure, Classics, Comedy, Documentary, Drama, Musical & Performing Arts
Directed By: , ,
Written By: Edwin J. Burke, David Butler (I), Edward Burke, Edwin H. Burke, William Conselman
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jan 29, 2002
Fox Film Corporation



as Shirley Blake

as Loop Merritt

as Adele Martin

as Mrs. Higgins

as Mary Blake

as Uncle Ned Smith

as Joy Smythe

as J. Wellington Smythe

as Anita Smythe

as Higgins

as Judge Thompson

as Bond Man

as Attorney

as Truck Driver
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Critic Reviews for Bright Eyes

All Critics (9)

This "Good Ship Lollipop" is sweet, but sad, too.

Full Review… | December 18, 2010
Common Sense Media

One of Shirley Temple's best musicals, laced with sentiment and song.

January 10, 2009

Shirley really shines.

June 23, 2004
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

The ne plus ultra of Templedom.

August 14, 2003
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

you can see here why Shirley became the idol of a nation

July 29, 2002
Kalamazoo Gazette

It's a tough slog, even at 85 minutes.

Full Review… | May 9, 2002
Apollo Guide

Audience Reviews for Bright Eyes

I realize the storylines for most of Shirley Temple's movies are pretty much the same, this one no exception. But some are better than others, and this one is very cute, touching, and funny!

Sarah Prisbylla

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