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The Little Colonel (22-Feb-1935)

Director: David Butler

Writer: William M. Conselman

From novel: The Little Colonel by Annie Fellows Johnston

Keywords: Comedy

A crusty old colonel from the Confederate Army disowns his daughter Elizabeth after she marries a Yankee; years later, she and her adorable daughter Miss Lloyd move into the house next door. Miss Lloyd (the "Little Colonel") and Col. Lloyd strike up a friendship, and she does her best to heal the family's wounds. One of the best Shirley Temple films, with an unforgettable dance number with Bojangles Robinson. A closing segment in Technicolor was often omitted on television broadcasts.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Lionel Barrymore
28-Apr-1878 15-Nov-1954 Young Dr. Kildare
Sidney Blackmer
13-Jul-1895 5-Oct-1973 Played Theodore Roosevelt 12 times
John Davis Lodge
20-Oct-1903 29-Oct-1985 Governor of Connecticut, 1951-55
Hattie McDaniel
10-Jun-1893 26-Oct-1952 Mammy in Gone with the Wind
Bill Robinson
25-May-1878 25-Nov-1949 Bojangles
Shirley Temple
23-Apr-1928 10-Feb-2014 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Robert Warwick
9-Oct-1878 6-Jun-1964 Alias Jimmy Valentine


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