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The Little Colonel (1935)

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Release Date: Feb 22, 1935 Wide

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Shirley Temple's first costume picture -- and one of her best pictures of any kind -- was 1935's The Little Colonel. The story begins in 1870, when unreconstructed Southerner Colonel Lloyd (Lionel Barrymore) disowns his daughter Elizabeth (Evelyn Venable) when she stubbornly marries damn-Yankee Jack Sherman (John Lodge). Several years pass, during which time the Shermans' daughter, Lloyd (Temple), dubbed "the little colonel," is born. When Jack and Elizabeth suffer a series of financial

Mar 21, 2006

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Dig past the regrettable signs of the time, and you will find a sparkling entertainment.

March 28, 2006 Full Review Source: DVDTalk.com
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Who could forget "Bojangles" step dance on the stairs with Shirley?

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One of my favorite childhood movies and Shirley Temple movies and all time movies.
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