A little girl comes to a town that is embattled by feuds and intimidated by her aunt. By the time she must leave, she has transformed the community with her indominatable will to see the good side of even the worst situations and bring it out for the betterment of all. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm <email@example.com>
Just wonderful entertainment!
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Did You Know?
Director David Swift stated in the commentary that the townsfolk of Harrington were mostly the citizens of Santa Rosa, California (the location of many exteriors) who dressed in period costumes and enjoyed appearing in the crowd scenes, such as the dramatic climax when the whole population of Harrington came to visit Pollyanna at the big house and see her off at the train station. See more
The sun has to shine right through a prism to produce the spectrum on the wall. In none of the scenes where the prism is important is the sun's light visible. See more
[after reading note from Polly
Oh my God, what have I done? What have I done?
Referenced in The Big C: Killjoy
By Hazel George
(as Gil George)
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