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Bad Little Angel (1939)

Approved  |   |  Drama  |  27 October 1939 (USA)
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A bible-guided Victorian orphan befriends a bootblack in a strange town.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Gene Reynolds ...
Thomas 'Tommy' Wilks
Guy Kibbee ...
Luther Marvin
Ian Hunter ...
Jm Creighton (Sentinel editor)
Elizabeth Patterson ...
Mrs. Perkins
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Edwards, Marvin's Valet
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Red Wilks
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Mrs. Ellen Creighton
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Mrs. Dodd (scenes deleted)
Cora Sue Collins ...
Clarabella Dodd (scenes deleted)
Sally Martin ...
Belinda (scenes deleted)
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Storyline

A bible-guided Victorian orphan befriends a bootblack in a strange town.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Release Date:

27 October 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La endiablada  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Rex, the dog in this movie, was the same dog who played Toto in The Wizard of Oz (1939). See more »

Soundtracks

Beautiful Dreamer
(1862)
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Foster
Played as background music several times
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I thought this was a cute, sentimental movie. Many people might consider it to be sappy, but it was wholesome and sweet. It has a very strong Christian message in it. I was very interested in it and well entertained. I think it would be very good for children to watch.


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