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Little Women (16-Nov-1933)

Director: George Cukor

Writers: Sarah Y. Mason; Victor Heerman

From novel: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Music by: Max Steiner

Keywords: Drama, Coming of Age

The lives of four sisters in a struggling family are followed, raised by their mother Marmee as their absent father serves as a minister in the Civil War. Engaging coming-of-age story; strong cast led by Katherine Hepburn, and good production values for its time. Won Oscar for Best Adaptation; received additional nominations for Best Picture and Best Director.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Joan Bennett
27-Feb-1910 7-Dec-1990 Little Women
Spring Byington
17-Oct-1886 7-Sep-1971 You Can't Take it With You
Frances Dee
26-Nov-1907 6-Mar-2004 Finishing School
Katharine Hepburn
12-May-1907 29-Jun-2003 The Philadelphia Story
Samuel S. Hinds
4-Apr-1875 13-Oct-1948 It's a Wonderful Life
John Davis Lodge
20-Oct-1903 29-Oct-1985 Governor of Connecticut, 1951-55
Paul Lukas
26-May-1887 15-Aug-1971 Watch on the Rhine
Edna May Oliver
9-Nov-1883 9-Nov-1942 Drums Along the Mohawk
Jean Parker
11-Aug-1915 30-Nov-2005 Little Women
Henry Stephenson
16-Apr-1871 24-Apr-1956 The Prince and the Pauper
Nydia Westman
19-Feb-1902 23-May-1970 Mrs. Featherstone on Going My Way


Katharine Hepburn   ...   Jo
Joan Bennett   ...   Amy
Paul Lukas   ...   Prof. Baer
Edna May Oliver   ...   Aunt March
Jean Parker   ...   Beth
Frances Dee   ...   Meg
Henry Stephenson   ...   Mr. Laurence
Douglass Montgomery   ...   Laurie
John Davis Lodge   ...   Brooke
Spring Byington   ...   Marmee
Samuel S. Hinds   ...   Mr. March
Mabel Colcord   ...   Hannah
Marion Ballou   ...   Mrs. Kirke
Nydia Westman   ...   Mamie
Harry Beresford   ...   Dr. Bangs


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