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Little Lord Fauntelroy [1936]

Director:John Cromwell
Writer:Hugh Walpole
Composer:Max Steiner
Length:98 minutes
(1 hour 38 minutes)
MPAA Rating:UR
Sorting Category:Family
IMDB Rating:7.3/10
Amazon Rating:5.0/5 stars
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Synopsis: An American boy turns out to be the long-lost heir of a British fortune. He is sent to live with the cold and unsentimental lord who oversees the trust.

Reaction: The story is well told and the kid actor is pretty good.

Personal Rating: 7/10

John Cromwell => Director
Hugh Walpole => Writer
Max Steiner => Composer
Frances Hodgson Burnett => Novel
C. Aubrey Smith => Earl of Dorincourt
Constance Collier => Lady Constanzia Lorridale
Dolores Costello => 'Dearest' - Mrs. Errol (as Dolores Costello Barrymore)
E.E. Clive => Sir Harry Lorridale
Eily Malyon => Landlady
Elsa Buchanan => Susan, Parlor Maid
Eric Alden => Ben Tipton
Fred Walton => Landlord
Freddie Bartholomew => Cedric 'Ceddie' Erroll
Gilbert Emery => Purvis the Butler
Guy Kibbee => Mr. Silas Hobbs
Helen Flint => Minna Tipton
Henry Stephenson => Havisham
Ivan F. Simpson => Reverend Mordaunt
Jackie Searl => Tom Tipton
Jessie Ralph => The Apple Woman
Lawrence Grant => Lord Chief Justice
Lionel Belmore => Higgins
May Beatty => Mrs. Mellon the Housekeeper
Mickey Rooney => Dick Tipton
Reginald Barlow => Newick
Robert Emmett O'Connor => Mr. O'Brien - a Brooklyn Policeman
Tempe Pigott => Mrs. Dibble
Una O'Connor => Mary
Virginia Field => Miss Herbert
Walter Kingsford => Mr. Joshua Snade

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  • Due to the demise of Selznick International Productions, this movie is now in the public domain.