When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole new way of life. Manny and Corrina's friendship delights Molly and enrages the other townspeople. Written by
Alexander Lum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A story as full of surprises as the human heart.
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Did You Know?
This was Don Ameche
's final film before his death on December 6, 1993 at the age of 85. He completed his scenes shortly before he died. See more
Manny messes up Molly's hair when she holds out her hand for money (for the ice cream truck). When we see her running, her hair is perfectly styled again. See more
Do you taste like chocolate?
I don't know, do you taste like vanilla?
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IT DON'T MEAN A THING (IF IT AIN'T GOT THAT SWING)
Written by Duke Ellington
and Irving Mills
Performed by Duke Ellington
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