• 1937
  • 1 HR 27 MIN
  • NR
  • Children's

Johanna Spyri's novel provided an excellent vehicle for young Shirley Temple. The public did the casting: the studio received tons of fan mail demanding her in the title role. Temple plays the Swiss orphan who is sent to live with her reclusive grandfather, Jean Hersholt, a man bitter because his son has left him. She quickly breaks through the old man's...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Julien Josephson
Walter Ferris
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Raymond Griffith
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Allen McNeil
Art Director (1 Credit)
Hans Peters
Music Director (1 Credit)
Louis Silvers

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