Curly Sue

  • 1991
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Comedy, Drama, Romance

James Belushi and Alisan Porter, a pre-pubescent newcomer, portray a pair of transient con artists in writer-director-producer John Hughes's CURLY SUE, a maudlin Depression-era comedy-drama that must have looked better on paper than it does on screen. Bill Dancer (Belushi) loves being a street person and he gets a charge from conning rich people out of...read more

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Alisan Porter; Curly Sue (inset)

Curly Sue Star Alisan Porter Opens Up About Alcoholism

Alison Porter, who starred in the John Hughes film Curly Sue as a child, has revealed her struggle with alcoholism. On Thursday, the former actress posted a lengthy blog post where she discussed her addiction and path to sobriety.… Read more

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Curly Sue - Official Trailer
01:54 — A scheming homeless man and his impish adopted daughter become attached to the beautiful attorney who takes them in after they fake a car accident inj (more…)
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01:57 — Curly Sue (Alisan Porter) might look like a cherub, but this street urchin has a lot of tricks up her sleeve. She and her streetwise guardian, Bill Da (more…)

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  • Released: 1991
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: James Belushi and Alisan Porter, a pre-pubescent newcomer, portray a pair of transient con artists in writer-director-producer John Hughes's CURLY SUE, a maudlin Depression-era comedy-drama that must have looked better on paper than it does on screen. Bi… (more)

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