The Little Colonel (1935)





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It's up to Shirley Temple to iron out the differences between her mother (Evelyn Venable) and her bitter Confederate colonel grandfather (Lionel Barrymore) in this Reconstruction-era tale.
Classics , Comedy , Drama , Kids & Family , Musical & Performing Arts
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Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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Shirley Temple
as Lloyd Sherman
Lionel Barrymore
as Colonel Lloyd
Evelyn Venable
as Elizabeth
John Lodge
as Jack Sherman
William Burress
as Dr. Scott
Frank Darien
as Nebler
Robert Warwick
as Colonel Gray
Hattie McDaniel
as Mom Beck
Avonne Jackson
as May Lily
Nyamza Potts Jr.
as Henry Clay
Avonnie Jackson
as May Lily
Nyanza Potts
as Henry Clay
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson
as Walker the butler
Dave O'Brien
as Frank Randolph
Lillian West
as Neighbor Woman
Harry Strang
as Sergeant
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Critic Reviews for The Little Colonel

All Critics (2)

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

Full Review… | March 28, 2006

Who could forget "Bojangles" step dance on the stairs with Shirley?

Full Review… | March 17, 2004
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Audience Reviews for The Little Colonel I have about 10 of the ORIGINAL"The Little Colonel's" Hardcover Books from the early 1900's, starting the auction at only 9.99! (No Reserve) Great collection pieces, also great reads.. check it out

Mike DeAngelo
Mike DeAngelo

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

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Sarah Prisbylla

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