The Blue Bird

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Children's, Fantasy, Science Fiction

This version of THE BLUE BIRD pretty much marked the beginning of the end of Shirley Temple's career as America's favorite tyke. It was beautiful to look at in glorious Technicolor but was not enough of a fantasy to get the kiddie crowd and just too silly for the adults. The plot focuses on Temple and her search for the Blue Bird of Happiness--which she...read more

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Sun Aug 26 6:00am
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Shirley Temple stars in a charming excursion into the dream world of childhood in this adaptation of the Maurice Maeterlinck classic play about a woodchopper's children who go off in search of the fabled bird that will bring happiness.

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Thu Aug 30 9:15am
The Blue Bird FXM

Shirley Temple stars in a charming excursion into the dream world of childhood in this adaptation of the Maurice Maeterlinck classic play about a woodchopper's children who go off in search of the fabled bird that will bring happiness.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: This version of THE BLUE BIRD pretty much marked the beginning of the end of Shirley Temple's career as America's favorite tyke. It was beautiful to look at in glorious Technicolor but was not enough of a fantasy to get the kiddie crowd and just too silly… (more)

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