Anne Shirley, an orphan, is adopted by farmer Matthew Cuthbert and his sister Marilla, who were expecting a boy to help with their farm work. However, they accept Anne, who quickly endears herself to them and to the local villagers. Written by
Jim Beaver <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The lead actress changed her screen name from Dawn O'Day to Anne Shirley
after playing the lead character of the same name in this film. See more
I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I've never been able to believe it. I don't think a rose would be as nice if it were called a thistle or a skunk cabbage.
Referenced in The Trouble with Bliss