Mother Carey's Chickens

  • 1938
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Heartwarming family film starring Bainter as the widowed wife (her husband never returned from the Spanish-American War) who is left alone to raise two daughters, Shirley and Keeler, and a son, Dunagan. The action centers on her efforts to keep ownership of her home and on the older girl's romances. Lots of homespun humor and character. Katharine Hepburn...read more