Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple

Highest Rated: 100% Heidi (1937)

Lowest Rated: 78% The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947)

Birthday: Apr 23, 1928

Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, USA

Shirley Temple emblazoned herself on the American cinema as something both otherworldly and accessible, a tiny angel sent to assuage the ills of mortal adults, as well as an archetype of the adorable, precocious moppet every parent wanted. Appearing in front of the camera at age four, she flashed her signature dimples or pout in more than 40 movies like "Curly Top" (1935) and "Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm" (1937) before she was a teenager. She tapped with legendary dancer Bill "Bojangles" Robinson in four movies, made songs like "On the Good Ship Lollipop" and "Animal Crackers" pop cultural staples and was once credited by President Franklin Roosevelt for helping the United States through the bleak years of the Great Depression. She had mostly bowed out of show business by her adult years, but returned to the public eye under her married name of Shirley Temple Black in the late 1960s as a U.S. diplomat. However it would be her heyday years that would be best remembered, with Temple establishing a Hollywood idiom of the power of earnest innocence over cynicism, as well as making timeless the idea of a largely mythical "simpler America." Shirley Temple died at the age of 85 on February 10, 2014.

Highest rated movies

Fort Apache
Heidi
Little Miss Marker
The Littlest Rebel
The Little Princess
Captain January
Since You Went Away
Bright Eyes

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Sound of Laughter Unknown (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet 50% The Story of Seabiscuit Margaret O'Hara/Knowles (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Belvedere Goes to College Ellen Baker (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 65% Almost a Bride Corliss Archer (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adventure in Baltimore Dinah Sheldon (Character) - 1949
100% 83% Fort Apache Philadelphia Thursday (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Honeymoon Barbara Olmstead (Character) - 1947
78% 78% The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer Susan (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 57% That Hagen Girl Mary Hagen (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kiss and Tell Corliss Archer (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 74% I'll Be Seeing You Barbara Marshall (Character) - 1944
83% 80% Since You Went Away Bridget"'Brig" Hilton (Character) - 1944
No Score Yet 40% Miss Annie Rooney Annie Rooney (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 46% Kathleen Kathleen Davis (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet 72% The Blue Bird Mytyl (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet 67% Young People Wendy Ballantine (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet 66% Susannah of the Mounties Susannah Sheldon (Character) - 1939
88% 80% The Little Princess Sara Crewe (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet 73% Little Miss Broadway Betsy Brown Shea (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 62% Just Around the Corner Penny Hale (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 71% Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Rebecca Winstead (Character) - 1938
100% 74% Heidi Heidi Kramer (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet 73% Wee Willie Winkie Priscilla Williams (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet 63% Stowaway Ching-Ching (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet 80% Poor Little Rich Girl Barbara Barry (Character) - 1936
86% 75% Captain January Star (Character) - 1936
No Score Yet 68% Dimples Dimples Appleby (Character) - 1936
89% 71% The Littlest Rebel Virgie Cary (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 80% The Little Colonel Miss Lloyd Shermon (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 41% Our Little Girl Molly Middleton (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 74% Curly Top Elizabeth Blair (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Now I'll Tell Mary Doran (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet 75% Change of Heart Shirley (Character) - 1934
100% 74% Little Miss Marker Marthy 'Marky' Jane (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Pardon My Pups Mary Lou Rogers (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet 47% Stand Up and Cheer! Shirley Dugan (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet 72% Baby, Take a Bow Shirley (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet 65% Now and Forever Penelope 'Penny' Day (Character) - 1934
83% 75% Bright Eyes Bright Eyes (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Managed Money Mary Lou Rogers (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dora's Dunking Donuts Shirley (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kid in Africa Unknown (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet What's to Do? Mary Lou Rogers (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Kid's Last Fight Shirley (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet Merrily Yours Mary Lou Rogers (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet No Score Yet War Babies Charmaine (Character) - 1932
No Score Yet 40% Red-Haired Alibi Gloria Shelton (Character) - 1932

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