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Corrina, Corrina (1994)

A true testament to the beauty of love despite race, creed, or religion.

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When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn.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 <aj_lum@postoffice.utas.edu.au>

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They needed a family. What they got was magic. See more »

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Rated PG for thematic material | See all certifications »

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26 August 1994 (USA)  »

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$20,160,000 (USA)
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Two scenes in the theatrical trailer do not appear in the film. See more »

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When Molly and Corrina are lying together on the bed after Molly has started speaking again for the first time, her hair is over her mouth in one shot and then her hair is fixed in the very next shot. See more »

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[to Molly]
Corrina Washington: You're the short, silent type aren't you? -I could tell.
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Features Our Gang Follies of 1938 (1937) See more »

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CORRINE, CORRINA
Written by Bo Carter (as Bo Chatmon), Mitchell Parish and Spencer Williams
Performed by Big Joe Turner
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Love has no boundaries
7 November 1998 | by (Vallejo, Ca) – See all my reviews

This is a wonderful film with wonderful Christian values. Whoopie Goldberg plays a good woman who is sent to help a family deal with the horrible reality of death. She not only brings love back into the household, but also magic.

This is a great movie for all ages. My kids loved it. They wanted to watch it again and again.

Enjoy!


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