Dimples (1936)

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A lovable child (Shirley Temple) sings and dances for change on the streets of 19th-century New York City, while her pickpocket grandfather (Frank Morgan) does the rest. After a wealthy woman becomes infatuated with the little girl, she offers $5000 to grandpa in exchange for the tike.
Rating:
PG
Genre:
Action & Adventure , Classics , Comedy , Drama , Kids & Family , Musical & Performing Arts
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Runtime:
Studio:
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

Cast

Shirley Temple
as Dimples Appleby
Frank Morgan
as Professor Eustace Appleby
Robert Kent
as Allen Drew
Helen Westley
as Mrs. Caroline Drew
Delma Byron
as Betty Loring
Astrid Allwyn
as Cleo Marsh
Berton Churchill
as Col. Loring
Paul Stanton
as Mr. St. Clair
Julius Tannen
as Hawkins
John Carradine
as Richards
Herman Bing
as Proprietor
Jack Clifford
as Uncle Tom
Arthur Ayleswofth
as Pawnbroker
Greta Meyer
as Proprietor's Wife
Margaret Bloodgood
as Mrs. O'Casey
Leonard Kibrick
as member of childrens band
Fred Silva
as Call Boy
Martin Turner
as Coachman
Jesse Scott
as black dot
David Thursby
as Customer
Charles Tannen
as Box Office Man
Francis McDonald
as Stranger
Douglas Fowley
as Stranger
Robert Murphy
as Policeman
Fred Kelsey
as Policeman
Herbert Ashley
as Policeman
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Critic Reviews for Dimples

All Critics (2)

Shirley wows us with her cuteness.

Full Review… | January 14, 2007
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Dimples is light, enjoyable, and immediately forgettable, meaning, of course, that it is a Shirley Temple movie.

Full Review… | March 26, 2006
DVDTalk.com

Audience Reviews for Dimples

½

A good, but somewhat mediocre movie.

Sarah Prisbylla
Sarah Prisbylla

Super Reviewer

VERY TYPICAL SHIRLEY TEMPLE FEEL GOOD MOVIE, UNEXCEPTIONAL EXCEPT FOR HER AMAZING SCREEN PRESENCE. CUTE, SOME GOOD MUSICAL NUMBERS.

James Higgins
James Higgins

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