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 Meg March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Josephine 'Jo' March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Amy March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Elizabeth 'Beth' March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Marmee March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Aunt Kathryn March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Grandpa James Lawrence (1 episode, 1978)
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 Theodore 'Laurie' Lawrence (1 episode, 1978)
Cliff Potts ...
 John Brooke (1 episode, 1978)
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 Prof. Friedrich Bhaer (1 episode, 1978)
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 Jonathan March (1 episode, 1978)
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 Hannah (1 episode, 1978)
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 Mrs. Kirke (1 episode, 1978)
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 Frank Vaughn (1 episode, 1978)
Carlene Watkins ...
 Sally Gardiner (1 episode, 1978)
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 J.T. Dashwood (1 episode, 1978)
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 Mrs. Hummel (1 episode, 1978)
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 Doctor (1 episode, 1978)
Henry Sutton ...
 Symms (1 episode, 1978)
Bill Capizzi ...
 Concierge (1 episode, 1978)
Steven Monde ...
 1st Nephew (1 episode, 1978)
Robert G. Ahlers ...
 2nd Nephew (1 episode, 1978)
Beth Windsor ...
 1st Girl (1 episode, 1978)
Mallory Sandler ...
 2nd Girl (1 episode, 1978)
Christian Vance ...
 Boy (1 episode, 1978)
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Louisa May Alcott's autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord, Massachusetts in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the American Civil War, sisters Jo, Meg, Amy and Beth are at home with their mother, a very outspoken women for her time. The story tells of how the sisters grow up, find love and find their place in the world.

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2 October 1978 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Little Women 1978 Telepic
12 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Well, my opinion of this film is much higher than the previous poster. Having been raised on the book and read it numerous times this version of the story is one of my favorites. The script writers took liberties but nothing that would ruin Alcotts famous work of literature. When I original heard the cast list I was devastated by the "little women." But after watching it I feel all of the cast nailed the characters with gusto. Susan Dey is the ultimate Jo in my book. She surprised me with her acting and how much she became the character. The rest of the cast is good as well but I must applaud Ms Dey for her efforts. She made me cry again. The television series that followed wasn't as terrible as previous poster led to believe. That was the era of making a point of being good and telling morals to stories. That was one of Jo Marchs downfalls to her writing, always a moral. Same with Alcott she seemed to be the embodiment of JO. I have read ALL of her works. Enjoy


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